Wes Craven, who
died on Sunday at the age of 76, gave film audiences nightmares for decades. The writer-director was behind some of the all-time classic horror movies including 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream,' continually putting fresh and frightful spins on the age-old genre. "The majority experience coming out of a good scary film is the audience is bubbling. Something has been released in a way that scared the bejesus out of them, but also lifted something off of them,"
he said in 2011. Click through to see a gallery of some of his most memorable movies, that will keep scaring and enthralling fans for years to come.