Halt's Mansion: Marionette Mayhem is an American animated horror comedy film written and directed by Rookie. It is based on Adult Swim animated television series Halt's Mansion. The film will be released on Netflix in October 25, 2019. The film was dedicated to Chris Reccardi, who died from a heart attack on May 2, 2019.


After getting possessed by an evil spirit, a miniature marionette version of Halt decided to kill his siblings and his cousins. And it's up to the actual Halt to stops this madness before it's too late.




On June 18, 2019, Rookie announced that Halt's Mansion will be getting their first movie on Netflix. On June 24, 2019, it was announced that all the entire main cast will be reprising their roles.

On July 1, 2019, it was announced that the title of the movie would be Halt's Mansion: Marionette Mayhem.

The teaser trailer was uploaded to YouTube on July 3, 2019.

On September 13, 2019, the official trailer was release on YouTube.

The first clip of the movie was shown during a commercial break on Adult Swim on September 19, 2019. The following day, an uncensored version of the clip was released to the official Twitter account.


Promotional art


  • According to Rookie, this film will have lots of blood and gore in it.
  • In the teaser trailer, "Oh No!" by Marina and the Diamonds (Active Child Remix) plays.
  • In the official trailer, "Lovecraft's Death" by Septicflesh plays.
  • According to Paul Tibbitt, Grey DeLisle was originally going to voice Marionette!Halt, but due to sounding like Tori Widow, the role was eventually given to Jeff Bennett.
  • This film is dedicated to Chris Reccardi, who died on May 2, 2019, due to a heart attack.
    Dedicated to Chris Reccardi
    • Rookie has confirmed that Chris Reccardi was alive during production of the movie.
  • Here are the things that Marionette Halt has killed his cousins and his siblings:
    • Pulls out Marina's teeth.
    • Gives Mackne a gender reassignment surgery and takes out his nut with a pliers.
    • Puts Hal in the greenhouse with poison ivy.
    • Scratches Kimberly in the eye and chops her head off.
    • Burns Joey's half face off with radioactive slime.
    • Strangles Max with his scarf and hangs himself on the wall.
    • Traps Bella in the freezer while freezing her to death.
    • Stabs Kyle in the nut with a knife.
    • Throws Luka in the dumpster.
    • Made a poison drink for Taran.
    • Throws a dart at Halt and makes him pass out.
  • This is the second time that "Lovecraft's Death" is played. The first one was in "Make-A-Wishbone".
  • It is revealed in this film that Hal is allergic to poison ivy.

Cultural References

  • Camp Lazlo - Some of the main characters from the show appear in Halt's dream while they're dancing and lip syncing to "Friday Night Gurus".


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Running gags

  • Whenever someone drinks the black cherry lemonade, they will spit it out and realizes that it's expire.
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