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''Heart String Marionette'' is an independent feature-length animated film by professional weirdo and self-proclaimed ''uberector'' M dot Strange. This is his second feature-length movie, the first one being WeAreTheStrange. Released on the 16th of june 2012, you are able to get the high quality film as a $5 download or get the lower resolution [[http://www.mdotstrange.com/2012/06/heart-string-marionette-try-before-buy.html try before you buy version here]].

[[WhatDoYouMeanItWasntMadeOnDrugs The plot]]:
A tale about a kid, [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot a samurai mime]], and a stripper who all try to defeat a warlord and [[MonsterClown an evil clown]] who have successfully turned a countryside into a never-ending nightmare filled with horrible monsters.

When you died inside... the last tears your inner child cried... Heart String Marionette is a 121 minute narrative death poem dedicated to the DEATH and systematic destruction of innocence, art and life in modern society.

An animated cinemusical experience unlike any the world has ever Experiencedů.

M dot Strange and Endika present the HEART STRING MARIONETTE.

You will die... inside.

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!!This Work Contains Examples Of

* AllMenArePerverts
* AllMythsAreTrue: The townspeople do not believe that monsters and marionettes actually exist.
* AdventureDuo: Samhaine Tsuke and Siouxsie Silen.
* ByThePowerOfGrayskull:
-->'''Samhaine Tsuke''': "The death grip of love's embrace, stirs this blade awake."
* ConstructedWorld: In this constructed world everyone is a puppet with a mask on. They wear these masks in fear of having their souls taken away when the Devil sees your face. When your soul gets taken away, you turn into a mannequin. Marionettes are mythical creatures that hold to a 'higher power' and are the only ones strong enough to fight the monsters. When someone gets killed, they explode in many red, waving lines that shoot out of the body.
* CreepyCoolCrosses: Tons of them.
* CreepyChildrenSinging
* CrypticConversation: One of Samhaine Tsuke character traits.
-->'''River Girl''': [[LampshadeHanging "Ummm... you're weird, Mister!"]]
* CrucifiedHeroShot
* {{Cult}}
* DiagonalCut
* ExpressiveMask
* FlatWhat:
-->'''Samhaine Tsuke''': "[[TheBlank I... am but a mask without a face,]] a monster that was never really... a man..."
-->*beat*
-->'''Cerealis''': "What... What does that mean?"
* {{Hammerspace}}: Samhaine Tsuke stores his sword inside his heart.
* HiredGuns:
-->'''Siouxsie Silen''': "I'm looking for the [[TheChosenOne Prince of Marionettes]]. I need to hire him to kill a monster."
* HollywoodHeartAttack: Played for laughs.
* [[spoiler:IAmYourFather]]
* IShallTauntYou:
-->'''Samhaine Tsuke''': "You can call me; your last words!"
* KatanasAreJustBetter: Obviously.
* LifeDrinker: Lord Wor
* MrExposition: Two kids are fishing at the river. When one of them tries to take off his mask, the other one remarks:
-->'''River Girl 1''': "If you take it off right here, The Devil will see your face and [[YourSoulIsMine steal your soul!]] Didn't your parents teach you anything!?"
** Immediately subverted:
-->'''River Girl 2''': "My parents are over there." *cuts to the two mannequins at the other side of the river* "They never take their mask off, but that still happened to them. Did The Devil take their souls away?"
* OneManArmy
* OurSoulsAreDifferent: When you die, black marionettes with white faces will try to catch your soul with their strings. When they do they will [[YouWillBeAssimilated turn you into one of them.]] Now with the [[http://youtu.be/hI82PJT5DZk official link]] to this scene!
* PreAssKickingOneLiner: Tons of them.
* PrehensileHair: Siouxsie Silen's hair seems to have a life on their own. They slip into the ExpressiveHair category sometimes.
* PuppeteerParasite: The Devil requires a new vesicle.
* RuleOfSymbolism
* {{Samurai}}: Ofcourse.
* SingleStrokeBattle
* SwordFight
* TheBlank: Samhaine Tsuke
* TheChosenOne: Samhaine Tsuke
* ThePeepingTom: Tatsuya
* TheProphecy: A play called The Silent Form written by Samhaine Tsuke himself.
* TheManBehindTheMonsters: Lord Wor
* WeirdMoon
* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotSymbolic: The Body is IN you, loves you, wants to absolve the sinners and [[LampshadedDoubleEntendre wants you to kneel and take The Body of Christ again.]]