The Real Story and Inspiration Behind Freddy Krueger

Freddy Krueger is one of the most iconic figures in film history. Although, he missed the initial slasher craze (1978-1981) by three years, his visage has become symbolic of not just the slasher subgenre, but horror itself. Michael Myers and Jason Voorhees were forerunners who disguised their disfigurement behind masks, but Freddy’s was (and remains) … Continue reading The Real Story and Inspiration Behind Freddy Krueger