Monkeybone (2001)

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Comedy. A puppeteer, Stu Miley, is involved in a car crash and winds up in a coma. Though his body remains in the real world his soul - and the comic-strip character he created, Monkeybone - are stranded in a carnival-like purgatory populated by a variety of twilight demons. Stu has only twelve hours to find a way back to the land of the living but his efforts are subverted by Monkeybone who double-crosses him and returns in his place, stealing his body and his life.

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