Wes Craven

2 Aug 1939

Director, Writer, Producer, Actor

Wesley Earl "Wes" Craven (born August 2, 1939) is an American film director and writer, perhaps best known as the director of many horror films, including the famed A Nightmare on Elm Street and Wes Craven's New Nightmare, featuring the iconic Freddy Krueger character, the Scream films, alongside The Last House on the Left, The Hills Have Eyes, The Serpent and the Rainbow, The People Under the Stairs, Vampire in Brooklyn, Red Eye, and My Soul to Take.

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Filmography (42 titles)

Genre: Horror
Role: Writer
(movie, 2011)
···Scream 4
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Role: Director, Producer
(movie, 2010)
···My Soul to Take
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2010)
···A Nightmare on Elm Street
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 2009)
···The Last House on the Left
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Horror, Drama
Role: Producer, Writer
(movie, 2007)
7.3The Hills Have Eyes II
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Producer, Writer
(movie, 2006)
···Pulse
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 2006)
···The Breed
Genre: Horror
Role: Producer
(movie, 2006)
7.5The Hills Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Producer
(movie, 2005)
···Feast
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Role: Producer
(movie, 2005)
···Red Eye
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2005)
···Cursed
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Director
(movie, 2003)
···Freddy vs. Jason
Genre: Horror
Role: Writer
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2000)
4.0Dracula 2000
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Producer
(movie, 2000)
···Scream 3
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···Music of the Heart
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1997)
···Scream 2
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Role: Director
(movie, 1996)
···Scream
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1995)
···Vampire in Brooklyn
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···New Nightmare
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Fantasy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 1993)
···Body Bags
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Pasty Faced Man)
(movie, 1991)
···The People Under the Stairs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director, Writer
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Comedy
Role: Writer
(movie, 1990)
···Night Visions
Genre: Thriller
Role: Director
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 1989)
···Shocker
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Role: Director
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Writer
(movie, 1988)
···The Serpent and the Rainbow
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Director
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Producer, Writer
(movie, 1986)
···Deadly Friend
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1985)
···Chiller
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
···A Nightmare on Elm Street
Genre: Horror
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1984)
···The Hills Have Eyes Part II
Genre: Horror
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1984)
···Invitation to Hell
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1982)
···Swamp Thing
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1981)
···Deadly Blessing
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1978)
···Stranger in Our House
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1977)
···The Hills Have Eyes
Genre: Horror
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1972)
···The Last House on the Left
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Director, Writer