Wednesday, October 2, 2019

1980's Freddy Krueger 1-900 Hotline TV Spots and Audio

Kids these days have Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and a plethora of other social media platforms to interact with movies. But what did horror fans do in the 80’s and 90’s?

Wes Craven’s A Nightmare On Elm Street franchise was so popular that a Freddy Krueger Hotline was launched (1-900-860-4-Fred; 1-900-909-Fred), which begged fans to call and take on Freddy in a trivia challenge.

Below are tv spots for and audio of what you heard if you called into the Freddy hotline. No charges watching these videos, so no need to get your parents' permission to listen!

Playlist of 11 TV spot's for Freddy Krueger's 1-900 Hotline from 1987, 1988, 1989 and 1992:

Audio of what you heard if you called the Freddy hotline, 44 minutes:

1 comment:

  1. I am not sure if I ever called any of these 900 number deals. I was always too afraid of racking up some crazy bill!