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Puppetmaster (1989)

Video  -  Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi  -  11 January 1990 (Mexico)
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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... See full summary »

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Jimmie F. Skaggs ...
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Matt Roe ...
Frank Forrester
Kathryn O'Reilly ...
Carlissa Stamford
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Peter Frankland ...
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Andrew Kimbrough ...
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Ed Cook ...
Pinhead (voice)
Linda O. 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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A box of little toys has just become a gang of little terrors. This is not child's play... See more »


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Rated R for strong graphic horror/fantasy violence, a strong sex scene with nudity and strong language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Leech Woman's mouth is made of foam latex which makes the mouth appear to be more flexible whenever Leech Woman "coughs" up a leech. Only three fourths of the leech mechanism comes out of the puppet, and then a simple camera cut creates the illusion that an entire leech came out of Leech Woman's mouth. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Dana cleanses the dead Gallagher's aura he clearly blinks. When she closes his eyes you can see his eyelids flickering. See more »

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Dana Hadley: You are in great danger - do not go near the fireplace.
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GREAT!!!
18 April 2001 | by (north carolina) – See all my reviews

This is one great horror movie. The special effects are great. The acting is good. If you have never seen this movie you should run straight to the nearest video store and pick it up. Or just go ahead and buy it!!! The dvd is great. It is about 4 psychics investigating rumors that the secret of life has been discovered by master puppeteer Andre Toulon. But the psychics quickly discover Toulons secret of death in the form of 5 killer puppets. You have to see this movie to believe it. I give it 3 1/2 stars out of 4.


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