In a side-show circus, where the greatest attractions are deformed people, the gorgeous trapeze artist Cleopatra is the lover of the strong Hercules. She plays as if she liked the German midget Hans, who is in love with her, to borrow his money and get expensive gifts he gives to her. When the jealous German midget Frieda, who loves Hans, asks Cleopatra to spare Hans from a great deception, she accidentally reveal that he is an heir of a great fortune. Cleo decides to get married with Hans to poison him and get his inheritance. In the wedding feast, Cleopatra openly flirts with Hercules and mocks the side-show performers. When a very ill Hans is saved by a doctor that tells that he has been cruelly poisoned, the other freaks snoops in Hans trailer and they find what Cleopatra is doing with him. In a stormy night, all the freaks join forces and transform Cleopatra in the Feathered Hen. Although not shown in the DVD, which has the commercial alternative version, in the original story Hercules is castrated and becomes a soprano singer.... Show more
Review of Freaks
Freaks - amazing movie from 1932 year, this is truely top class movie and I love it. Freaks turned out to be a huge commercial success. It is worth returning to the movie, there is a chance that every time we discover something new. Freaks - and you know, you won't waste time even watching it n-th time. Maintained in a light atmosphere in great humor great to watch online this evening. You don't need to be a big fan of Drama to enjoy it online. Freaks stand up to the test of time.