The Horror Asylum

Sign Up   Forgot Password? 
11,660 horror articles & features | 6,975 horror movies | 1,565 horror reviews | 1,333 giveaways hosted | 226 delicious interviews Established in 2001  
The Horror Asylum
  Horror News   Reviews   Giveaways   Interviews
Movies | TV | DVDs | Books | Games Movies | DVD | Books | Games Just Added | Ending Soon Just Added | Archives
Home About Enquiries Submissions Advertising Premium Feeds Cookies

LATEST HORROR HEADLINES

The Terrifying Evolution of Horror Gaming Classic Horror Shows that should be Rebooted British Horror 'Whispers' Continues to Scare Up U.S. Audiences The Best Retro Horror Games
The 12th Annual Salt City Horror Fest Returns to New York this April Death By Sport: Surprise Sporting Goods That Kill Craig Rees and Keeley Hazell Haunted in 'Whispers' - OUT 21 March The Devil is Real as New 'Holy Terror' Trailer Makes its Debut

WIN The Evil Within on Blu-ray
WIN The Evil Within on Blu-ray
Win LUCIFER: The Complete Second Season on DVD - OUT ON DVD 21 AUGUST
Win LUCIFER: The Complete Second Season on DVD - OUT ON DVD 21 AUGUST
WIN a copy of VOICE FROM THE STONE starring Emilia Clarke on DVD
WIN a copy of VOICE FROM THE STONE starring Emilia Clarke on DVD
WIN Chilling Horror TEMPLE on DVD
WIN Chilling Horror TEMPLE on DVD
WIN a DVD BUNDLE with FINAL RECALL
WIN a DVD BUNDLE with FINAL RECALL
WIN a WISH UPON Limited Edition Poster & TShirt
WIN a WISH UPON Limited Edition Poster & TShirt


Puppet Master: The Legacy
Buy from Play.com Buy from Zavvi.com

Puppet Master: The Legacy (2003)

movie | Movie Details
Images, Posters, News
| Comments
Have your say

Plot Summary:
"The history of horror began when Andre Toulon, a benign toy maker, became the master of a group of killer puppets. It's a tale of sorcery, death, resurrection and deadly revenge as told by Eric Weiss - a young boy who was once protected from Hitler's SS by Toulon. Weiss, now a grown man, has spent his life trying to perfect Toulon's secret of giving life to the inanimate. In comes Maclain, a rogue agent who wants to peddle the secret on the open market. Maclain breaks into Weiss' lab, shoots and tortures him, but Weiss will not give up the secret. The tale unfolds, weaving new footage with flashbacks from previous Puppet Master films as it becomes a battle of wills between Weiss and Maclain. The new puppet master remains defiant as the assassin moves in for the kill, unaware that Weiss has found the secret and Toulon's puppets are ready to shed blood for their master again."


Review by
Phil Davies Brown
Follow me:
@horrorasylum
Review Date: 27 October 2004 My Rating: out of 5

 

The latest film in the Puppet Master series was apparently made as a thank you to everyone who has made the series a success, and the fans of course. However, I feel that the fans might have appreciated a new film better as this is essentially one extended 30 minute scene, spliced with 40 minutes of flashbacks from previous entries.

There isn't much that I can really say about this film. It was an okay way to spend an hour, but I had seen it all before and the new footage whilst being competently shot and well lit, was pathetic, along with some of the acting.

True fans of the series will be glad to see glimpses of the puppets but that's about it.

OVERALL SUMMARY
I might have been pissed off if I was expecting a new film and had paid a fortune to see it, but I knew what to expect and saw it for free, so it was okay I guess. The main flaw was the shoddy intro that cuts in partway through the excellent theme tune and the fact that there are no end credits!




Blood and Guts: Comments

Username:
Password:

Not Registered?
Sign up for FREE >>




 
There are currently no comments.
Why not have your say!?



LATEST REVIEWS

The Witch Movie Review

The Witch

The Other Side of the Door Movie Review

The Other Side of the Door

The Conjuring 2 Movie Review

The Conjuring 2

The Bye Bye Man Movie Review

The Bye Bye Man

Rings Movie Review

Rings

The Boy Movie Review

The Boy

Red Christmas (Short) Movie Review

Red Christmas (Short)

Life Movie Review

Life

Whispers Movie Review

Whispers

Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge, A Movie Review

Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge, A

Suspiria Movie Review

Suspiria

The Others Movie Review

The Others

Pod Movie Review

Pod

Ouija: Origin of Evil Movie Review

Ouija: Origin of Evil

Inn of the Damned Movie Review

Inn of the Damned

LATEST GIVEAWAYS

WIN The Evil Within on Blu-ray Win LUCIFER: The Complete Second Season on DVD - OUT ON DVD 21 AUGUST
WIN a copy of VOICE FROM THE STONE starring Emilia Clarke on DVD WIN Chilling Horror TEMPLE on DVD
WIN a DVD BUNDLE with FINAL RECALL WIN a WISH UPON Limited Edition Poster & TShirt
WIN Mind-Bending Horror A DARK SONG on DVD
Now you can Watch your favorite Horror Movies using the Official ShowBox App

AN INTERVIEW WITH

An Interview with Doug Hawley
Doug Hawley







Vampires.com Werewolves.com