Psychics find themselves plotted against by a former colleague, who committed suicide after discovering animated, murderous puppets.

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Jimmie F. Skaggs ...
Robin Frates ...
Matt Roe ...
Frank Forrester
Kathryn O'Reilly ...
Carlissa Stamford
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Theresa (as Merrya Small)
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David Boyd ...
Man at Carnival
Peter Frankland ...
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Andrew Kimbrough ...
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Ed Cook ...
Pinhead (voice)
Linda Cook ...
Leech Woman (voice)
Tim Dornberg ...
Tunneler (voice)
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Neil Gallagher found the secret to Toulon's puppets who come to life and then killed himself. Alex and his psychic friends come to investigate and are stalked by Toulon's puppets who have a variety of strange traits including a drill for a head and the ability to spit up leeches. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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Trivia

The oriental puppet at the beginning of the movie that is looking out of Andre Toulon's window is actually a real Burmese opera marionette called Zawgyi the alchemist magician. See more »

Goofs

Toward the end when Alex is being punched by the "Puppet Master" his mouth is bloody. Then Megan smashes a vase on The Puppet Master's head, and in the next shot Alex's face is no longer bloody. In the next close-up of him the blood has returned. See more »

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Dana Hadley: Fuck you, you Ivy League tight ass.
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Referenced in Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Villains (2002) See more »

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I love those puppets!
24 October 2002 | by (Bodega Bay) – See all my reviews

Wow. This movie has fascinating stop-motion effects that put major studios to shame. The little guys have such personality in their movements.

A thoroughly recommended watch.


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