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Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare Details


The producers insisted that this sixth entry in the Nightmare on Elm Street series marked the last; no points for guessing that additional sequels followed. This time, homicidal wraith Freddy Krueger (Robert Englund) decides to extend his reign of terror past Elm Street. His agent-on-earth is his own long-lost daughter Maggie (Lisa Zane, sister of Phantom star Billy Zane). Securing a job as a dream therapist for troubled teens, Maggie is able to "open up" the minds of her patients so that Freddy can exercise his usual bloody prerogative. In a garish, 3-D climax, Freddy himself becomes the victim of the vengeful Maggie. Since what happens in this picture is laid out in the title, we can't possibly be accused of giving the ending away. Watch for cameos from Roseanne and her then-husband Tom Arnold, Alice Cooper, Elinor Donahue, and Johnny Depp, one of the stars of the very first Nightmare. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

  • Release date:September 13, 1991


Robert Englund
as Freddy Krueger
Lisa Zane
as Maggie
Shon Greenblatt
as John
Lezlie Deane
as Tracy
Rick Logan
as Carlos
Breckin Meyer
as Spencer
Yaphet Kotto
as Doc
Elinor Donahue
as Orphanage Woman
Tom Arnold
as Childless Man
Alice Cooper
as Freddy's Father (uncredited)
Johnny Depp
as Teen on TV
Tobe Sexton
as Teen Freddy
Vic Watterson
as 1st Officer
Virginia Peters
as Woman on Plane
Warren Harrington
as Cop in Shelter
Roger Mussenden
Janet Hirshenson
Jonathan Mazer
as Angry Boy
Angelina Estrada
as Carlos's Mother
Lyndsey Fields
as Loretta Krueger
Marilyn Rockafellow
as Maggie's Mother
Matthew Faison
as Springwood Teacher
Mel Scott-Thomas
as Security Guard
Peter Spellos
as Tracy's Father
Linnea Quigley
Jane Jenkins
Robert Shaye
as Bus Ticket Booth Man (uncredited)
Stella Hall
as Stewardess
as Childless Woman
Michael McNab
as Spencer's Father
Cassandra Rachel Friel
as Little Maggie
Carlease Burke
as 2nd Officer
Chason Schirmer
as Young Freddy
David Dunard
as Kelly


Rachel Talalay
Aron Warner
Robert Shaye
Michael De Luca
Declan Quinn
Brian May
Composer (Music Score)
Janice Hampton
Michael Knue
Associate Producer
Michael De Luca
Executive Producer
Nanrose Buchman
Costume Designer
Janet Hirshenson
Roger Mussenden
Jane Jenkins