4.4/10
1,366
37 user 30 critic

Blood Dolls (1999)

Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.

Director:

Charles Band

Writers:

Charles Band (screenplay), Charles Band (story) (as Robert Talbot)
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Action | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Judith Grey teams with Brick Bardo (Dollman) and his girlfriend Ginger to face the evil Demonic Toys for one final battle.

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Tim Thomerson, Tracy Scoggins, Melissa Behr
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A puppeteer's ability to bring inanimate objects to life attracts the attention of the Nazis during World War II.

Director: David DeCoteau
Stars: Guy Rolfe, Richard Lynch, Ian Abercrombie
Evil Bong (2006)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Straight-laced nerd Alistair moves into a college dorm with hardcore marijuana users Brett, Larnell, and Bachman. Larnell orders an old giant bong that proves to have strange magical powers... See full summary »

Director: Charles Band
Stars: David Weidoff, John Patrick Jordan, Mitch Eakins
Comedy | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

An evil yet adorable Gingerbread man comes to life with the soul of a convicted killer - this real life cookie monster wreaks havoc on the girl who sent the killer to the electric chair.

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Gary Busey, Robin Sydney, Ryan Locke
Hideous! (1997)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A group of rival collectors of severely deformed freakish human beings and the FBI agents that are investigating them must battle against some of their collections which aren't as dead as ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Michael Citriniti, Rhonda Griffin, Mel Johnson Jr.
Critters 2 (1988)
Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Eggs of the small, furry alien carnivores are left behind on Earth and, after hatching, again set their appetites on the town of Grover's Bend.

Director: Mick Garris
Stars: Scott Grimes, Liane Curtis, Terrence Mann
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The "head" of the family is literally that - a giant head on a tiny body, who psychically controls the rest of his even weirder family.

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Blake Adams, Jacqueline Lovell, Bob Schott
Puppet Master 4 (Video 1993)
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A young scientist and his friends, upon being attacked by demons, are protected by a gang of animated puppets.

Director: Jeff Burr
Stars: Gordon Currie, Chandra West, Ash Adams
Dark Angel: The Ascent (Video 1994)
Horror | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A woman destined for freedom manages to escape Hell. When she arrives from the sewers of Earth, she decides to punish Sinners. But the last thing she expected to find was love.

Director: Linda Hassani
Stars: Constantin Draganescu, Angela Featherstone, Cristina Stoica
Puppet Master (Video 1989)
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Psychics find themselves plotted against by a former colleague, who committed suicide after discovering animated, murderous puppets.

Director: David Schmoeller
Stars: Paul Le Mat, William Hickey, Irene Miracle
Action | Adventure | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Science fiction suspense thriller, in which a rescue space ship crew meets up with horrors projected by their own imaginations.

Director: Bruce D. Clark
Stars: Edward Albert, Erin Moran, Ray Walston
Hell Asylum (Video 2002)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

"Chill Challenge" is a reality TV program with a simple idea: Five sexy models must spend the night in a haunted old building towalk away with a cool million bucks!

Director: Danny Draven
Stars: Debra Mayer, Tanya Dempsey, Sunny Lombardo
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kristopher Logan Kristopher Logan ... Virgil Travis (as Jack Maturin)
Debra Mayer ... Moira Yulin
William Paul Burns ... Mr. Mascaro
Warren Draper Warren Draper ... Harrison Yulin
Nicholas Worth ... George Warbeck
Jodie Fisher ... Mercy Shaw (as Jodie Coady)
Phil Fondacaro ... Hylas
Naomi McClure Naomi McClure ... Cindy Agami
Jack Forbes ... Squires
Jason Pace ... Howard Loftus
J. Paradee J. Paradee ... Shirley
Venesa Talor Venesa Talor ... Cotton Baby
Yvette Lera Yvette Lera ... Razor Baby
Persia White ... Black Baby
Matt Corboy ... Warbeck Security
Edit

Storyline

Virgil Travis is a wealthy, soulless psychopath who lives in seclusion in his mansion home with his dwarf butler and maniac right hand man. Tortured and forcibly mutated as a child by a woman who put him through body transforming procedures, Virgil has an abnormally sized head. Basking in the suffering, degradation, pain, and death of others, Virgil has already killed, and kidnapped a female rock group that he keeps imprisoned in his basement to help satisfy his constant need for perverse amusement. Never satisfied, though, Virgil decides that he will once again try to fill the emptiness that exists within him, and so creates a trio of deformed, living dolls to systematically murder any and all people who have ever wronged him. What Virgil doesn't anticipate, though, is meeting his match and finding love, both of which come in the form of a woman who is even more evil and twisted than he is. Written by Duke Savage

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Power... Lust... Freaks. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence and gore, language and some sexuality | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 2005 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Blood dolls: La venganza de los muñecos See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

DX Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The character of Mr. Mascaro is the human version of the demon Jack in the Box from the film Demonic Toys (1992) See more »

Quotes

Harrison Yulin: Goddamn, I'll drink to that all right. Drink to myself. Mmm-hmm.
See more »

Crazy Credits

After Virgil kills everyone and the dolls escape with the rockers, the screen blacks for the credits, but instead Virgil's assistant walks out and explains that there is an alternate ending that some may find more suitable. The last five minutes of the movie play over, except now the rockers throw the dwarf across the room before the wedding, and are forced to play the wedding march for Virgil. In this version of the ending, however, Virgil's new wife reacts positively to him. The rockers start to play music, which continues over the end credits. See more »

Alternate Versions

In the R Rated version, Jason Pace's death was edited by about 20 seconds. The Unrated Director's Cut (available on DVD), features the longer/bloodier death scene, which just has more blood. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Killjoy 3 (2010) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Classic Full Moon effort
26 September 2012 | by kannibalcorpsegrinderSee all my reviews

Tiring of living in his mansion as a deformed freak, an eccentric billionaire decides to use his living dolls to seek revenge for the years of treatment he's received only for an unexpected twist to take over the dolls and threaten the success of the mission.

This one turned out to be one of the rather enjoyable Full Moon killer doll classics. What really makes this one work quite well here is the fact that the story here takes a backseat to the doll carnage and depravity depicted here which is overall utterly fun. This one manages to make the fact that there's the depravity with so much oddball stuff overall quite entertaining, with the chained-up female rock group shocked into performing, a clown-painted assistant, deviant sex games played out with the main couple and the fact that the main billionaire is portrayed as a pin-headed figure among much more here that it's all quite twisted and utterly enjoyable that it's much more unique than it usually warrants here. That extended to the dolls themselves, created through a rather ingenious method in the reconfiguration chamber and emerging out in their new, original looks which makes them work rather well here while serving as the launching for the overt display of their work from the rather gruesome and bloody deaths by the dolls, the suspenseful stalking throughout the house as they hunt their target in the action-packed confrontations that's filled in here with some rather fun action in the grandest tradition of their usual killer doll efforts. There's even the fun of the twist here in the different manners of who's controlling everyone here in the first half which is quite an achievement here by pulling it off that well and is quite fun, with the shocking revelation being one of the better scenes here and leading into the rather enjoyable second half here that manages to go even weirder and then sets up the finale which is one of the strongest aspects here. While these here are what make this one worthwhile, there's still some flaws here. The biggest one here is that although this one comes off as quite creative, the decision to change the doll characters around makes no sense, for their creation through a contraption rather than a special serum on actual puppets goes against the remainder of the series and doesn't really serve it well here. It's also certainly repetitive of the other killer doll films out there and doesn't really offer anything new or innovative beyond that means of creation as the main points of the film are more on the corporate espionage and backstabbing that really holds itself in the usual manners of dolls being sent out to partake their owners' deviant wishes like all the others usually are, so it has that against it, but the real damaging effort is the final twist which makes no sense and doesn't really have a whole lot about it that serves the film well. It's certainly a lot of fun if you're into this sort of thing but it's quite flawed if you're not.

Rated R: Graphic Violence, Graphic Language, Nudity and several sex scenes.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 37 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed