Freddy Krueger Behind-The-Scenes Photo Shows Robert Englund Mid-Transformation

11/29/2012 09:39 am ET

Freddy Krueger terrified countless moviegoers who saw 1984's "Nightmare on Elm Street" (and its subsequent sequels), and a photo that surfaced on Reddit offers a new glimpse into what it took to transform Robert Englund from ordinary man into horrifying monster.

In the photo, Englund is seen in the makeup chair as a mustachioed man looks on intently, presumably at his own work. It's hard to know what's scarier: As one Reddit user commented, "Freddy! Watch out! There's a creepy guy in a 80's mustache behind you!"

Take a look at the photo and a non-Krueger snap of Englund below.

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