A prequel to the first two PUPPETMASTER films, PUPPETMASTER III: TOULON'S REVENGE explains the genesis of the gruesome living puppets that are the series' distinctive hook.
French puppeteer Toulon (Guy Rolfe), whose unusual background includes knowledge of medicine and certain more arcane arts, lives in war-torn Berlin with his beautiful and devoted wife (Sarah Douglas). They run a small puppet theater, and their skits include material critical of Hitler and the
Nazi party. This brings them to the attention of vicious Major Kraus (Richard Lynch), who arrests Toulon and kills his wife. Toulon is saved because certain of his puppets have a most unusual feature: t...