- Johnny Depp as Edward Scissorhands
- Wionna Ryder as Kim Boggs
- Anthony Micheal Hall as Jim
- Dianne West as Peg Boggs
- Alan Arkin as Bill Boggs
- Vincent Price as the Inventor
Edward Scissorhands was an creation created by an The Inventor. Edward is very much like a real man, except for that the inventor died before he could give Edward hands, leaving him with scissors instead. When Peg comes along and takes him down to the town, Edward is impressing everyone, with his talents. He also falls in love with Peg's daughter, Kim. Things may start out well, but then fall for the worst.