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Curse of the Puppet Master (1998)

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

Directors:

David DeCoteau (as Victoria Sloan), Jeff Burr (uncredited)

Writer:

Neal Marshall Stevens (as Benjamin Carr)
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Cast

Cast overview:
George Peck George Peck ... Dr. Magrew / Puppet Master
Emily Harrison ... Jane Magrew
Josh Green Josh Green ... Robert 'Tank' Winsley
Michael Guerin Michael Guerin ... Joey Carp
Michael Sollenberger ... Station Owner
Marc Newburger Marc Newburger ... Art Cooney
Scott Boyer Scott Boyer ... Larry
Jason Dean Booher Jason Dean Booher ... Pogo
Robert Donavan ... Sherrif Garvey
Jason-Shane Scott ... Deputy Wayburn
William Frederick Knight ... Medical Examiner (as William Knight)
Patrick Thomas ... Shipping Agent (as Pat Thomas)
Ariauna Albright Ariauna Albright ... Operator (voice)
J.R. Bookwalter 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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...The Human Experiment See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Official Sites:

Full Movie on Hulu

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 May 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Puppet Master 6: The Curse See more »

Filming Locations:

California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

DX Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Shot in 8 days. See more »

Goofs

When Sheriff Garvey meets Tank outside Dr. Magrew's house Garvey says, "Don't you worry". You can clearly see the boom mic at the top of your screen at that time. See more »

Quotes

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

The Blu-ray release has a new title sequence, longer death scenes and all of the digital effects on the Tank puppet have been redone from scratch See more »

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References Sssssss (1973) See more »

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Will You Visit Me On Sunday
Written by Charlie Louvin
Produced by Clyde Beavers'
Performed by George Jones
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I didn't think it was too bad
2 January 2013 | by atinderSee 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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