Wes Craven

Trivia and Quotes

Quotes (4)

  • Wes: Horror films don't create fear. They release it.

  • Wes: I believe the cinema is one of our principal forms of art. It is an incredibly powerful way to tell uplifitng stories that can move people to cry with joy and inspire them to reach for the stars.

  • (Talks about horror movies) Wes: It's like boot camp for the psyche.

  • Wes: I like to address the fears of my culture. I believe it's good to face the enemy, for the enemy is fear.

Trivia (32)

  • Wes did a cameo in the film, Jay and Silent Bob strike back.

  • Wes will be on a panel called, Scare Tactics at this year's Scriptwriter's Showcase put on by Final Draft.

  • Wes Craven was nominated Best Feature at the 1995 Independent Spirit Awards for his 1994 horror film New Nightmare which grossed $18,088,632 in the Box Office.

  • Wes Craven worked with many actors such as Bruce Campbell, Ben Affleck, Jason Biggs, George Carlin, and many more.

  • In 2000, Craven produced the movie Dracula: 2000 which grossed $33,000,377 in the Box Office.

  • Wes Craven helped create the TV-series The People Next Door in 1989.

  • In 2005, Craven directed the horror movie Cursed which grossed $19,294,901 in the Box Office.

  • Wes Craven wrote the first Nightmare on Elm Street movie and directed it, as well as the seventh, Wes' New Nightmare.

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