Well, this is interesting. Looks like someone on Reddit
"just" posted a new theory surrounding how Robert Englund
's Freddy Kruger achieved his dream powers in Wes Craven
's A Nightmare on Elm Street
series. While I've seen more than a few people mention that this is a "new" theory regarding Freddy and his dream powers, to be thorough here, the Reddit post where this comes from is two years old. That said, it just recently resurfaced and has become a thing in the horror community so let's get into it here.
The theory states that this.
"In the original Noes Freddy is not quite as powerful as he would seem to be in later films, this is probably meta, due to the budget and special effects limitations of the time, yet we may have a better answer.
A deleted scene from A Nightmare on Elm Street
states that Nancy