The Puppet Masters (1994)

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  • Invasion Working
  • Robert A. Heinlein's the Puppetmasters Alternative


Science fiction thriller about slimy little bloodsuckers from space who invade the earth and attach themselves to humans' backs. They replenish humans with a kind of plasma battery recharge. Heroic scientists fight against the alien invasion inside their labs.

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