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Episode 92: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) // Welcome to my world bitch!

November 07, 2023 John and Jay Episode 92
Episode 92: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) // Welcome to my world bitch!
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Back in the Day with John and Jay
Episode 92: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) // Welcome to my world bitch!
Nov 07, 2023 Episode 92
John and Jay

Join us as we delve deep into the iconic nightmares crafted by director Wes Craven and the ghastly legacy of Freddy Krueger.

We'll explore the origins of the film, from its inception to the groundbreaking special effects that left audiences in awe. Discover the enduring influence of 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' on the horror genre and how it redefined the way we view dreams and nightmares on the big screen.

Listen as we dissect the character of Freddy Krueger, the disfigured dream demon with his deadly glove, and discuss the remarkable performance by Robert Englund that turned him into a horror icon.

We'll also delve into the psychology of nightmares, dreams, and the blurred lines between reality and the dream world, exploring the fear of falling asleep that 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' instills in its viewers.

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Join us as we delve deep into the iconic nightmares crafted by director Wes Craven and the ghastly legacy of Freddy Krueger.

We'll explore the origins of the film, from its inception to the groundbreaking special effects that left audiences in awe. Discover the enduring influence of 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' on the horror genre and how it redefined the way we view dreams and nightmares on the big screen.

Listen as we dissect the character of Freddy Krueger, the disfigured dream demon with his deadly glove, and discuss the remarkable performance by Robert Englund that turned him into a horror icon.

We'll also delve into the psychology of nightmares, dreams, and the blurred lines between reality and the dream world, exploring the fear of falling asleep that 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' instills in its viewers.

Check out the merch:  http://shop.backinthedaypodcast.com

Friends of the Show
1 Man Mafia (twitch.tv/1man_mafia)
Jayke The Gamer God (twitch.tv/JaykeTheGamerGod)
IB Best Gaming (https://www.tiktok.com/@ibbestgaming)

Click the link to tell us how much you love us...or much we suck...either way we look forward to hearing from you! Let us know if you got a 80s or 90s movie you want us to review!

Support the Show.

'Beavis and Butt-head' Cover art created by Joe Crawford