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Retro Puppet Master (1999)
 3.9
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Retro Puppet Master (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Toulon runs a puppet theatre in the heart of Paris and meets the sorcerer (the mysterious Afzel). When his life is saved by the lovely Swiss Ambassador's daughter Ilsa, we bear witness to the origin of the Puppet Master.
Style: tense, serious, experimental, slasher, splatter, cult film, melancholic, weird, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, supernatural, adventure, world war one, heroes, good versus evil, danger, escapades, gory, deadly, rivalry, master and servant, death, god, murder, sorcerer, killer doll, egyptian mythology, life & death, deity, evil doll, puppeteer, monster, violence, puppets ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, year 1944, 1940s, 20th century, 1910s, 1890s ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, cairo egypt, egypt

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, rivalry, deadly, escapades, heroes and good versus evil mostly in Fantasy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Retro Puppet Master: Puppetmaster (1989), Puppet Master: Axis of Evil (2010), Puppet Master: The Legacy (2003), Rise of the Gargoyles (2009), Ragdoll (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Curse of the Puppet Master (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, vengeance, serial killer, danger, mind game, supernatural ability, gory, crimes, murder, supernatural, nightmare, evil doll ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Set in Berlin during WWII, the Nazi regime is attempting to develop a drug that will animate the dead, in order to use in the war effort. Toulin arouses suspicion as a Nazi dissident, and his secret is discovered. During a Nazi raid on his home, ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, gothic, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, zombie, supernatural, nazi occultism, revenge, puppets, gory, world war two, monster, reincarnation, destiny, experiment gone awry ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Puppet Master 5: The Final Chapter (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The puppets battle their most powerful enemy yet as they protect the new puppet master from the demon God that created the Secret of Life.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, supernatural, puppet, evil doll, gory, hotel, rivalry, chaos, mutant, deadly, escapades, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Puppet Master II (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The puppets return, this time they hunt some Paranormal Researchers to take their brain fluid for the dead/living puppet master, Andre Toulon
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, puppet, zombie, supernatural, gory, crimes, rivalry, escapades, heroes, danger, good versus evil, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 1910s, year 1912, 1990s
Place: cairo egypt, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Puppet Master 4 (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young scientist working on an artificial intelligence project is the target of strange gremlin-like creatures, who are out to kill him and thus terminate his research. By coincidence, in one of the rooms he uses, there's a mysterious case ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, splatter, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, ghost, supernatural, gory, imaginary, rivalry, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, laser, chaos, supernatural ability, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 10K
Puppetmaster (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toulon, a puppet maker, discovers an ancient Egyptian potion and uses it to bring his creations to life. His puppets become murderous little demons and escape. Distraught, the master takes his life. Years later, psychics tune into the existence of ...
Style: scary, rough, gothic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, puppet, supernatural, objects come to life, deadly creature, danger, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, evil doll, hotel, violence, toy comes to life ...
Time: 80s, year 1939, 1930s
Place: yale university, pacific ocean, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Puppet Master: Axis of Evil (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a Stateside hotel during the height of World War II, young Danny Coogan dreams of joining the war effort. Following the murder of hotel guest Mr. Toulon by Nazi assassins, Danny finds the old man's crate of mysterious puppets and is suddenly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, vengeance, good versus evil, rivalry, undercover, danger, supernatural ability, deadly, deadly creature, puppet, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 1940s, 40s, 1930s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Puppet Master X: Axis Rising (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Puppet Master X follows the characters of Danny as he attempts to rescue his girlfriend Beth with the help of Toulon's puppets. However their help is short lived as they end up getting stolen by Ozu (Terumi Shimazu). Danny and Beth must try to ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, puppet, supernatural, good versus evil, rescue, military, mad scientist, danger, escapades, rivalry, deadly, swastika ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Puppet Master: The Legacy (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Peter Hertz tells a woman the past stories about the puppets, but she secretly wants to kill them.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, experiment gone awry, ghost, serial killer, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, mad scientist, imaginary, gory, evil doll, destiny ...
Time: 1990s, 1920s, 20th century, 21st century, 1900s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Rise of the Gargoyles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Workers involuntarily release a gargoyle that proceeds to behead those who took her eggs (and some who didn't!).
Style: suspenseful, gothic, scary, serious
Plot: church, ancient mystery, crimes, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, imaginary, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 389
Ragdoll (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenaged rapper uses his Gran's magic powders to help him in his revenge against those who put her in the hospital.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: evil doll, puppet, puppets, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, hospital, hip hop, grandmother grandson relationship, black magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taking off immediately where the last one ended, in this episode Mike travels across dimensions and time fleeing from the Tall Man, at the same time he tries to find the origins of his enemy, and what really happened the night that his brother died. ...
Style: weird, suspenseful, scary, serious, saga ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, time travel, good versus evil, tall man, mausoleum, cemetery, race against time, supernatural ability, escapades, obsessive quest, riddles and clues, siblings relations ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.4
 225
The Snow Queen (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious presence has threatened humanity for hundreds of years as it lurks in the frozen wastes people avoid. Nearly unnoticed as its power grows, she's been slowly draining the planet of one of its most precious resources. It takes two ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, rivalry, imaginary, danger, adventurer, escapades, heroes, curse, monster, soldier ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
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Wishmaster (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, genie, wish come true, supernatural, good versus evil, danger, demon, death, violence, demons, blood, transformation ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tale of the Mummy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, pharaoh, reincarnation, good versus evil, danger, egyptology, supernatural power, death, supernatural, serial killer, dismemberment, police investigation ...
Time: year 1948
Place: egypt, london, england, africa, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a scientist attempts to right the wrong his ancestor created: the puzzle box that opens the gates of Hell and unleashes Pinhead and his Cenobite legions
Style: macabre, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, demon, afterlife, gory, time travel, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, space station, master villain, danger, save the world ...
Time: future, 18th century, 1780s, year 1996, 22nd century ...
Place: france, manhattan new york city, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Puppet Master vs Demonic Toys (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of toymakers seek to use Andre Toulon's formula, now in the hands of Toulon's great-nephew Robert, to give life to a line of killer toys that they plan to unleash on Christmas Eve.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: evil doll, supernatural, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, danger, rivalry, heroes, crimes, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, factory, evil corporation ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Pegasus Vs. Chimera (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two mythological creatures battle each other.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: good versus evil, legends and myths, battles, wizards and magicians, dangerous animal, danger, supernatural, escapades, imaginary, deadly, rivalry, heroes ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, slasher, parody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, monster, investigation, gory, supernatural, crimes, escapades, danger, deadly, missing person, death, sand ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The 7th film in the Godzilla series. After being caught in a storm in the south seas, several teenagers and thief arrive on an island where natives have been enslaved by a terrorist organization. They also discover a sleeping Godzilla and decide to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Plot: island, godzilla, giant monster, moth, adventure, catastrophe, deadly, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, good versus evil ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Highlander: Endgame (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Immortals Connor and Duncan Macleod join forces against a man from Connor's distant past in the highlands of Scotland, Kell, an immensely powerful immortal who leads an army of equally powerful and deadly immortal swordsmen and assassins. No ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, dark fantasy, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, immortality, supernatural ability, sword fight, vengeance, adventure, gory, heroic mission, rivalry, danger, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 90s, 1990s, 17th century, 18th century ...
Place: scotland, new york, ireland, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
At the Earth's Core (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A huge burrowing machine tunnels out of control at ferocious speed, cutting clean through to the center of the earth, to the twilight world of pellucidar. Once there, Dr. Perry and David Innes are threatened by half human creatures, lizard-like ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychotronic, ridiculous, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: cave, monster, cave woman, quicksand, underground, subterranean, adventure, space travel, good versus evil, anti hero, heroic mission, experiment gone awry ...
Time: victorian era, victorian, 19th century, prehistory, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Carnosaur 3: Primal Species (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: International terrorists get a surprise when their cargo turns out to contain living dinosaurs. The army commando team now have to think fast, if they want to prevent the extinction of the human species, instead of the reptiles.
Style: scary, rough, serious, idiotic, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dinosaur, rivalry, heroes, danger, deadly creature, chases and races, deadly, supernatural, escapades, chaos, gory, mutant ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Demonic Toys: Personal Demons (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of people on a world wide search for oddities find themselves trapped in a nine hundred year old Italian castle when they accident unleash the Demonic Toys.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, deadly, escapades, danger, seance, evil doll, toy comes to life, toy, toys, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, multiple murder ...
Place: italy
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Reign of the Gargoyles (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During World War 2 a group of brave US Airmen are downed in Nazi controlled Europe, after their aircraft is attacked by Nazi-controlled mythological Gargoyles.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense
Plot: world war two, heroic mission, deadly creature, supernatural, military, daring rescue, good versus evil, heroes, escapades, deadly, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Jabberwock Dragon Siege (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alec a courageous but impetuous knight returns to his home village having been summoned by his older brother Francis to care for their ailing father. The brothers' reunion is short-lived as a traveller terrified and half-crazed arrives to warn ...
Style: exciting, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, daring rescue, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, rivalry, deadly, danger, escapades, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.7
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Wolvesbayne (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film is pretty much a "by the numbers" thriller that follows Russel Bayne (London) - who is bitten by a werewolf and quickly finds himself in the middle of a supernatural war between vampires, werewolves, and human hunters. To make ...
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly creature, rivalry, escapades, deadly, feud, transformation, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Odysseus & the Isle of Mists (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Romania, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: King Odysseus has been away from Ithaca for twenty years.The first ten he spent fighting the Trojan War the last ten he spent fighting to get home. Among his adventures is the tale Homer felt was too horrible to tell, the missing book of the Odyssey ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious
Plot: adventure, deadly creature, island, good versus evil, escapades, supernatural, heroes, danger, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, sword and sorcery, goddess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soulkeeper (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two thieves (Rodney Rowland, Kevin Patrick Walls) compete with a madman in their search for an ancient relic which can create an army of evil souls.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, humorous, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, afterlife, treasure hunt, heroic mission, supernatural, danger, escapades, rivalry, deadly, good versus evil, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%