9’s Precocious Puppets Persevere in Post-Apocalyptic Purgatory

The sackcloth simulacrum superstar of the movie 9. 9 faces off against the many-armed red-eyed machine. Two of the stitchpunk heroes from the movie 9.

It certainly seems reasonable to presume that a film about spunky sackcloth puppets would be perfectly suitable for children, but Shane Acker’s first foray into feature films, while beautiful to behold, is truly the stuff of nightmares. His new epic in miniature, simply titled 9, chronicles a small band of mysteriously animated dolls, and their fight for survival against a decaying world.

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