From the mind of Wes Craven, Freddy's origin and appearance are re-imagined. Freddy is revealed to be the embodiment of ancient evil who had been contained through the stories that were told about him. After "The Final Nightmare" Freddy is able to break free from his character's fictional existence and cross over to reality.
Leatherface may suffer from some form of mental handicap. He is a cannibalistic killer who does not understand that what he is doing is wrong. He conceals his true visage through the use of dead skin masks he constructs from his fallen prey. This only makes him more horrifying when his victims look into the eyes of man hidden behind pieces of rotten flesh that have been crudely sewn together.
A mysterious undertaker with superhuman strength, the Tall Man stalks the Morningside cemetery populating the world with his undead legions. Armed with his band of flying metal spheres the Tall Man wages war against humanity.
Frank the Bunny appears to lead Donnie Darko on a journey to the end of the world. Whether it's walking Donnie from his sleep to exact chaos on his hometown, or teaching him the possibilities of time travel, the mystery of Frank shakes the walls of the reality Donnie lives in.