Director: Kyra Gardner. With: Don Mancini, Brad Dourif, Jennifer Tilly, Fiona Dourif. USA 2021. 105 mins.
Two families collide to dish the dirt on the CHILD’S PLAY horror franchise from blockbuster start to successful Syfy streaming series. First there’s producer David Kirschner and writer/director Don Mancini, with their cast of friends, Jennifer Tilly, Brad and Fiona Dourif, Alex Vincent and Christine Elise. Then there’s head puppeteer Tony Gardner and his daughter Kyra, director of this insightful documentary who explores what it was like growing up amongst this creative family of stars, eccentrics, technicians and a serial killing doll. Also with John Waters and Lin Shaye.