The plot of “Freaks” follows the story of Hans, a trapeze artist in a traveling circus, and his girlfriend Cleopatra, a beautiful trapeze artist. However, Cleopatra is mainly interested in his inheritance and engages in a relationship with the circus strongman, Hercules. When she discovers that Hans has a considerable fortune, Cleopatra conspires with Hercules to poison him and seize his money. However, Cleopatra and Hercules underestimate the power and loyalty of the “freaks” community, who unite to avenge the betrayal suffered by one of their own.