The Lake Shore Strangler, a mass murderer who has actually pestered the Chicago area for months, satisfies his untimely end when he gets shot in a toy storage facility. Left for dead, the killer summons the strength to recite a voodoo chant which triggers his soul to be "reincarnated" into one of the dolls resting on the shelves. The necromancy likewise stimulates an unnatural lightning storm, and when lightning hits the storage facility, it burns to the ground. Just one doll survives: the doll possessed by the killer's soul. Later, a mother innocently buys this doll as a present for her boy. In the beginning, everything seems fine, however quickly the doll begins interacting with the young kid. He slays the child's sitter. That's only the very first of his numerous gruesome exploits. So look out ... because just when you think Chucky's gone-- he might be returning. Scary master Tom Holland (FRIGHT NIGHT) directs this horror classic that spawned numerous sequels.