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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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Release Date:

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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Did You Know?

Trivia

Shot in 8 days. 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

Sherrif Garvey: Now, Art, we know that you and Joey were like two balls in a sac.
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Connections

Referenced in Bleed (2002) 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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Terrible!
18 October 2000 | by (Huntington Beach, CA) – See all my reviews

About 95% of the Puppet shots were patched together from other Puppet Master movies. This produces the interesting effect of having someone from the present chatting face to face with a puppet in 1940's Germany. Did they think we wouldn't notice? It just shows you what these film makers think of their audience.

Then there's the scene in which Tunnler drills a guy between the legs. Where are the guys hands? Flailing around! I think I see a way out of this. Pick up the puppet that is drilling into your balls!

Idiocy. This was the beginning of Full Moon's death.


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