A Nightmare on Elm Street

A-Nightmare-on-Elm-Street-Movie-Poster

£900.00

“If Nancy doesn’t wake up screaming…She won’t wake up at all !”

Graham Humphreys’ beautifully rendered artwork for Wes Craven’s “A Nightmare on Elm Street” introduced the world to one of horror’s most evil and greatest personalities: Freddy Krueger. Setting a high bench mark for modern horror artwork Humphreys’ country unique imagery for the UK quad design is one of the most sought after film posters of the 80’s and the horror genre. Graham Humpreys has been dubbed England’s greatest living horror artist and it’s not hard to see why when you see this exceptional UK quad film poster from first year of release 1984. It is very special indeed; totally unrestored, this ROLLED (as issued)unrestored example displays and presents to excellent effect with amazing unfaded dark black/blue colour tones and only the minimal age and handling wear. Extremely scarce and a must have for the serious collector it represents a fantastic item of horror movie memorabilia.

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Trivia: The very first time we see Freddy in the movie, he isn’t being played by Robert Englund, but by Special Effects man Charles Belardinelli, as Belardinelli was the only one who knew exactly how to cut the glove and insert the blades.

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Year

1984

Size/Type

UK Quad (30" x 40") Single Sided

Country of Origin

UK / British

Condition

Near Mint minus / Originally Rolled (as issued)

Director

Wes Craven

Actor/Actress

Amanda Wyss, Heather Langenkamp, John Saxon, Johnny Depp, Nick Corri, Robert Englund, Ronee Blakley

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