The lovely little Lydia Deetz. Young, photographer depressed, strange, and unusual. With a father and step-mother who could care less about the young girl. She luckily comes across spirits in her new home.
Kim Bogg, an adolescent girl who becomes the love of a "monsters" life. Edward, who is discovered in an abandoned castle by the local Avon representative (Kim's mother), is known by the town as this "monster". All because of his lack of hands, replaced with scissors.
Based in the 1960's, about writer Susanna Kaysen's 18-month stay in a mental hospital. Susanna seems as the most sane of the gang, falls in some sort of relationship with psychopath Lisa (Angelina Jolie). Susanna both loses herself, finds herself, and begins creating herself within the hospital.