Puppet movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant puppet movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out cult film, suspenseful, scary, humorous, slasher and controversial films and TV shows about / with puppet, danger, supernatural, evil doll, doll, deadly, killer doll, monster, rivalry and murder plots mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as puppet: Puppetmaster (1989), Team America: World Police (2004), Puppet Master II (1990), Curse of the Puppet Master (1998), Labyrinth (1986), The Happytime Murders (2018), Wonder Showzen (2000), Puppet Master X: Axis Rising (2012), Retro Puppet Master (1999), Puppet Master 4 (1993).

List of puppet movies

 5.5
 12K
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, atmospheric, enigmatic, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, evil doll, murder, supernatural, deadly creature, killer doll, violence, suspense, secrets, transformation, doll, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, year 1939, 1930s
Place: new york, yale university, pacific ocean, california
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Team America: World Police (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Team America World Police follows an international police force dedicated to maintaining global stability. Learning that dictator Kim Jong il is out to destroy the world, the team recruits Broadway star Gary Johnston to go undercover. With the help ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, adult animation, controversial ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, terrorism, puppetry, terrorist, satire, war on terror, alone in the world, prejudice, stupidity, secret agents, heroic mission, save the world ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., south dakota, paris france, cairo egypt, pentagon ...
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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, dark, stylized, melancholic, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, monster, zombie, world war two, doll, nazi occultism, supernatural, killer doll, violence, nude, evil doll, lone hero ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe, new jersey
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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, gothic, scary, atmospheric, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, zombie, doll, hotel, killer doll, murder, violence, monster, death, macabre, suspense, investigation ...
Time: 90s, year 1912, 1910s
Place: cairo egypt, egypt
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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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, serial killer, vengeance, murder, monster, brutality, secrets, supernatural ability, mind game, doll, supernatural, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
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 7.3
 141K
Labyrinth (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Frustrated with babysitting on yet another weekend night, Sarah - a teenager with an active imagination - summons the Goblins from her favourite book, "Labyrinth", to take the baby stepbrother away. When little Toby actually disappears, ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, humorous, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, teen fantasy ...
Plot: surrealism, good versus evil, puppet, fantasy world, friendship, rescue, heroes, maze, beast, imaginary kingdom, female protagonist, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently divorced young man discovers a mint condition Blade doll in his deceased brother's closet and plans to sell the toy at a convention in Oregon celebrating the 30th anniversary of the infamous Toulon Murders. All hell breaks loose ...
Style: psychological, slasher, tense, suspenseful, reboot
Plot: puppet, bartender, death of brother, murder, nazi zombie, evil doll, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, demon, curses spells and rituals, toy comes to life, doll ...
Time: 21st century
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The Happytime Murders (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the puppet cast of a '90s children's TV show begins to get murdered one by one, a disgraced LAPD detective-turned-private eye puppet takes on the case.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, humorous, funny ...
Plot: puppet, buddy cop, whodunit, muppets, police, adult humor, female detective, puppetry, sleuth, private investigator, serial killer, murder ...
Place: los angeles
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Wonder Showzen (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wonder Showzen is an American sketch comedy television series that aired between 2005 and 2006 on MTV2. It was created by John Lee and Vernon Chatman of PFFR. The show is rated TV-MA. The show's format is that of educational PBS ...
Style: surreal, parody, not serious, humorous, adult animation ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: puppet, social satire, absurd humor, satire, social problems, racial slur, disorder, stupidity, religions or cults, dark humor, children, society ...
Time: 70s, 21st century
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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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, captivating ...
Plot: puppet, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, good versus evil, mad scientist, rescue, military, escapades, rivalry, doll, killer doll, suspense ...
Time: 20th century
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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: slasher, unusual plot structure, campy, controversial, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, monster, doll, killer doll, god, evil doll, death, murder, transformation, werewolf, vampire human love, macabre ...
Time: 19th century, year 1944, year 1912, 1910s, 1890s ...
Place: paris france, egypt, europe, france, cairo egypt
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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: slasher, scary, absurd, feel good, allegory ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, monster, doll, killer doll, ghost, supernatural, demon, evil doll, revenge, vengeance, adaptation, weapons ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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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: slasher, scary, campy, controversial, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, monster, evil doll, doll, supernatural, hotel, killer doll, secrets, brutality, serial killer, mentor, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s
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Puppet Master: Axis Termination (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In PUPPET MASTER XI - AXIS TERMINATION, the final chapter of the AXIS Saga, we find our heroic band of lethal puppets-BLADE, PINHEAD, TUNNELER, JESTER, SIX SHOOTER, and LEECH WOMAN, joining forces with a secret team of Allied Operatives, all masters ...
Style: captivating, serious, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: puppet, magic, world war two, supernatural, killer doll, rivalry, vengeance, good versus evil, young heroes, doll, supernatural ability, undercover ...
Time: 1940s
Place: usa
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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, slasher, tense, captivating ...
Plot: puppet, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, vengeance, good versus evil, undercover, rivalry, deadly creature, supernatural ability, doll, killer doll, abduction ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, year 1939, 21st century
Place: usa
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 3.7
 424
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: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, controversial ...
Plot: puppet, evil doll, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, supernatural ability, hip hop, hospital, grandmother grandson relationship, killer doll, save the day, black magic ...
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 3.9
 927
Triloquist (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In 1993, in Hollywood, California, a decadent ventriloquist overdoses and dies, leaving her two children to be sent to a foster house with their dummy. Their lives become a nightmare of abuse and murder, to be avenged by a wrathful dummy.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, controversial, psychological ...
Plot: puppet, suspense, murder, orphan, dysfunctional family, psychopath, family relations, estrangement, drug abuse, alcohol abuse, serial killer, supernatural ...
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
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Pinocchio's Revenge (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Defense attorney Jennifer Garrick acquires a Pinocchio puppet from a condemned serial killer. Her pre-teen daughter, Zoe, mistakes the puppet as a birthday present and grows attached to her new friend. Suddenly, accidents begin to happen to those ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil doll, pinocchio, puppet, doll, vengeance, serial killer, supernatural, mental illness, murder, demon, mother daughter relationship, schizophrenia ...
Time: 90s
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Nightmare on Elmo's Street (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Puppets live alongside humans peacefully, but suddenly their behavior becomes depraved. Is such criminal activity rare, or is the media blowing things out of proportion, making cops look like sadistic gunslingers and causing people to distrust them, ...
Style: sexy, parody, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: puppet, stripper, evil doll, love and romance, fall in love, couples, society, love, friendship, youth, parallel universe, parallel world ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.3
 767
Geppetto (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: When a man wishes for a son, he learns what it means to be a father.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: youth, puppet, pinocchio, family relations, mischievous children, young heroes, friendship, parents and children, surrogate father, child in peril, escapades, miraculous event ...
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 5.0
 37K
Pinocchio (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A live-action adaptation of Disney's 'Pinocchio'.
Style: fairy tale, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: puppet, lie, cat, child, father son relationship, seagull, disney, pinocchio, new year, children, isolation, talking animals ...
Place: italy
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The Revenge of Robert (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Germany, 1941. Two secret agents, one working for British intelligence and the other working for the Nazis, board a train. Their mission is to find a Toymaker who is in possession of a mystical book which gives life to the inanimate. As the two ...
Style: bloody, suspenseful, bleak, scary
Plot: doll, puppet, evil doll, killer doll, nazi, murder, nazi germany, filicide, survival, brutality, supernatural, ss officer ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939
Place: germany
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 4.7
 2K
Joey (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nine year old boy named Joey, who after the tragic death of his father, begins to experience psychic powers such as allowing him to move inanimate objects with his mind, set things on fire, and even communicate with his dead father. However, not ...
Style: serious, bleak, slasher, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, telekinesis, good versus evil, afterlife, evil doll, monster, puppet, young heroes, battles, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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Meet the Feebles (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Heidi, the star of the "Meet The Feebles Variety Hour" discovers her lover Bletch, The Walrus, is cheating on her. And with all the world waiting for the show, the assorted co-stars must contend with drug addiction, extortion, robbery, ...
Style: controversial, splatter, disturbing, dark, art house ...
Plot: puppet, surrealism, revenge, cult, drug addiction, violent, dark humor, satire, murder, drug abuse, addiction, russian roulette ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, new zealand
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ThanksKilling 3 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Fowl-mouthed villain Turkie carves through the likes of a rapping grandma, a mindless puppet, a wig-wearing inventor, a bisexual space worm, and their equally ridiculous friends on his quest to recover the last copy of "ThanksKilling 2". ...
Style: not serious, humorous, rough, scary, slasher ...
Plot: thanksgiving, curse, puppet, murder, serial killer, deadly creature, dangerous animal, escapades, monster, space, supernatural horror, sexploitation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey, usa
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The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kermit and Fozzie are newspaper reporters sent to London to interview Lady Holiday, a wealthy fashion designer whose priceless diamond necklace is stolen. Kermit meets and falls in love with her secretary, Miss Piggy. The jewel thieves strike again, ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, scenic, light ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: muppets, heist, puppet, children, robbery, hotel, dancing, catastrophe, music, redemption, runaway, multiple storylines ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england, europe
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Marquis de Sade (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In pre-French Revolution Bastille, the Marquis is held being unjustly accused of working to overthrow the king. While his talking penis, Colin, longs for action, Marquis himself only desires to write his deviant stories in peace.
Style: experimental, surreal, controversial, anime, disturbing ...
Plot: puppet, revolution, french revolution, satire, surrealism, fetish, napoleonic wars, exploitation, anthropomorphism, talking animals, suspense, scapegoat ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
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Tiny Terrors (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A Manny Velazquez underground independent horror film about a teenager who visits a burial ground and finds a Egyptian cross that awakens an evil curse that takes on the form of demented looking puppets that kill.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, disturbing, cult film
Plot: puppet, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, demon, ghost, macabre, backstage, evil doll, monster, murder, curse, creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois
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 2.1
 12K
Hobgoblins (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of hobgoblins, who allow you to live out your fantasies but kill you in the process, escape from a studio vault, and a security guard and his friends must stop them before dawn.
Style: scenic, campy, scary, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: puppet, monster, gremlin, supernatural, evil alien, alien, asperger's syndrome, little creatures, creature feature, exploitation, storage unit, disco ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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 5.0
 4K
Demonic Toys (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A botched bust on a pair of arms dealers inadvertantly leads to the raising of a sixty-six-year-old demon with the power to bring toys to life as his personal minions. The demon is looking for a body to inhabit so he can increase his powers, and it ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, tense, captivating ...
Plot: evil doll, puppet, toys, supernatural, pregnancy, survival, working undercover, investigation, killer doll, destiny, babies and infants, doll ...
Time: 90s
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