Providing a pointless variation on the killer-doll genre (best exemplified by the TV movie TRILOGY OF TERROR and popularized in the CHILD'S PLAY series), PUPPET MASTER offers up a quintet of homicidal marionettes that gruesomely dispose of their victims.
A group of psychics visit an isolated hotel after one of their comrades commits suicide under mysterious circumstances. Once there, they fall prey to five lethal puppets created by Andre Toulan (William Hickey), a puppeteer who killed himself at the hotel back in 1939. Each one of the monstrous
puppets has a specialized method of killing: "Tunneler" drills through his victims, "Leech Woman" transmits leeches wit...