What Happened at 1428 North Genesee Avenue?

Los AngelesCaliforniaUnited States

  • 1984

    Nightmare on Elm Street House: For horror movie buffs, you might recognize this house from Wes Craven's "Nightmare on Elm Street" - the place where fictional character, Freddy Krueger, haunted dreams. The fictional address of the house that appears in the film is 1428 Elm Street in Springwood, Ohio- as opposed to its actual location in Los Angeles.


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