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Worst/creepiest puppets/puppeteer work

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by mr3urious, Dec 10, 2010.

  1. Mo Frackle

    Mo Frackle Well-Known Member

    Wow... that was... um.... interesting. Creative, certainly. Not to mention dark. As someone who has majored in this area, I wouldn't say that I would call this Film 101 quality - it's better than that, honestly.
     
  2. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    I wasn't saying the quality is Film 101, I'm saying that this really was this guy's film school project (I think there's information about that during the end titles).
     
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  3. VentSenpai

    VentSenpai Member

    Well I won't be sleeping tonight...
     
  4. Luke kun

    Luke kun Well-Known Member

  5. Mo Frackle

    Mo Frackle Well-Known Member

    Reminiscent of Bobby Benson's babies, only more grotesque and disturbing than humorous and entertaining.
     
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  6. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Once again, this is an example that I would say A for effort, but the combination of poor performance and low quality video kind of makes it worse than it is. That, and whoever did this is calling this "Muppets."

     
  7. mr3urious

    mr3urious Well-Known Member

    Now here's something I'm curious about. There was an old French children's block that aired in the '80s called Zappe! Zappeur. It was essentially about a lazy dog with an short attention span who has a habit of rapidly channel surfing, eventually causing it to explode in a Muppety fashion. It was a beloved show to many people in France who grew up in that period, so much so that no one has bothered to upload any taped footage yet. :confused:

    But the theme song does exist in album form.



    http://lostmediawiki.com/Zappe!_Zappeur_(lost_French_children's_puppet_show_block;_1987)
     
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  8. WereFox

    WereFox Well-Known Member

    You know, in that case, I would actually eat it, as long as it doesn't scream in horror when I sink my teeth in... Oh wait, it's a wizard's hat.
     
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  9. ErinAardvark

    ErinAardvark Well-Known Member

    Some of this stuff makes me appreciate Nickelodeon's first show, "Pinwheel," a little more. Of course, your mileage may vary when it comes to the puppets and the puppetry used on it.
     
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  10. WereFox

    WereFox Well-Known Member

    Here is a REAL horrifying Christian puppet. Meet Stephanie, if you dare...



    Hideous, huh? The title says it all!
     
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  11. ErinAardvark

    ErinAardvark Well-Known Member

    This is obviously trying to cash in on the Cabbage Patch Kids craze, I'm sure.
     
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  12. ConsummateVs

    ConsummateVs Well-Known Member


    I... I don't even know what to say... I think I'm gonna have nightmares over this...
     
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  13. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Wow. As a puppeteer, this is almost offends me:
     
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  14. Zappetman

    Zappetman Member

    Here are two god awful ones made by the same guy.



     
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  15. muppet maniac

    muppet maniac Well-Known Member

    Okay, seriously?



    Whoever thought this was a brilliant idea ought to be spanked:



    Somewhere after the 0:50 mark: I didn't know Cruella's parents were Delores Umbridge and Count von Count! :eek:
     
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  16. Froggy Fool

    Froggy Fool Well-Known Member

    Yeeaahh... I just found this kind of generic one:
    I mean, it's not very creepy, but it's kind of bland and the puppetry's crap.
     
  17. MikaelaMuppet

    MikaelaMuppet Well-Known Member

    The puppets aren't even singing. Instead, it's The Brady Kids.
     
  18. Froggy Fool

    Froggy Fool Well-Known Member

    Yeah, I know. I put it on here because of the bad puppetry.
     
  19. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member



    A for effort, but . . . . ehhh. . . .
     
  20. Froggy Fool

    Froggy Fool Well-Known Member

    Yeahhhhh....

    I've seen that dude's channel before... and the videos are all pretty much like that in terms of quality. :smirk: It's a shame because I like the puppets he uses.
     


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