|Mark Patton||Jesse Walsh|
|Kim Myers||Lisa Webber|
|Robert Rusler||Ron Grady|
|Clu Gulager||Ken Walsh|
|Hope Lange||Cheryl Walsh|
|Marshall Bell||Coach Schneider|
|Robert Englund||Freddy Krueger|
Jesse Walsh moves with his family into the home of the lone survivor from a series of attacks by dream-stalking monster Freddy Krueger . There, Jesse is bedeviled by nightmares and inexplicably violent impulses. It turns out Freddy needs a host body to carry out his gruesome vendetta against the youth of Springwood, Ohio. While Freddy gains influence, Jesse and his girlfriend, Lisa, race against the clock trying to figure out what's going on.