Looking back in movie history, November 9 was a great day in the annals of classic 80s horror, with two genre favorites going head-to-head in the same year.
A Nightmare on Elm Street
Released: November 9, 1984 (limited)
Tagline: If Nancy doesn't wake up screaming, she won't wake up at all.
Silent Night, Deadly Night
Released: November 9, 1984
Tagline: You’ve made it through Halloween, now try and survive Christmas.
Released: November 9, 1988
Tagline:You'll wish it was only make-believe.