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Curse of the Puppet Master (1998)

A scientist attempts to master the art of transferring people's souls into puppets.

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Cast

Cast overview:
George Peck ...
Dr. Magrew / Puppet Master
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Josh Green ...
Robert 'Tank' Winsley
Michael Guerin ...
Joey Carp
Michael Sollenberger ...
Station Owner
Marc Newburger ...
Art Cooney
Scott Boyer ...
Larry
Jason Dean Booher ...
Pogo
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Sherrif Garvey
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Deputy Wayburn
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Medical Examiner
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Shipping Agent (as Pat Thomas)
Ariauna Albright ...
Operator (voice)
J.R. Bookwalter ...
Tommy Berke (voice)
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Storyline

Robert "Tank" begins to work for Dr. Magrew sculpting a puppet for the Doctor to bring to life using the work of Andre Toulon. Robert begins to fall in love with the Doctors daughter, Jane. Unbeknownst to Robert, the Doctor is trying to create a "perfect race" of puppet humans. Jane discovers a "matt puppet" which is from his first assistant. She comes back just in time to see her father, cut up by the puppets, has succeeded in putting a living human, Robert, into the puppet he carved. Written by Chris Schoettle, B-Movie king

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence/gore and language | See all certifications »

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26 May 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Curse of the Puppet Master: The Human Experiment  »

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$250,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

During filming, George Peck fell ill, and was forced to walk off the set for a few days, and co-producer Kirk Edward Hansen was used as a double for scenes that didn't require Peck to be shown on-camera. See more »

Goofs

When the pieces for the new puppet are being carved they are wood, when the puppet is finished it is metal. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Magrew: Robert, I know this may be painful, but try to relax.
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Connections

Followed by Puppet Master X: Axis Rising (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Will You Visit Me On Sunday
Written by Charlie Louvin
Produced by Clyde Beavers'
Performed by George Jones
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Frequently Asked Questions

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User Reviews

 
I didn't think it was too bad
2 January 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

(I was going to skip this one)

This movie is a stand alone movie in the series, is not connected to the last two movies or the others,

Is brand new master and this as a New plot, A scientist attempts to master the art of transferring people's souls into puppets.

I didn't think it was too bad but i liked the Idea of the plot, it's brought some freshness to the series, it felt like the Puppet as some of Creep factor back.

There were some very bloody moment in this, which was not bad, I felt same as all the other in this series, another Average movie

The acting was not that good at all from some of the cast and some were bearable

5 out of 10


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