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PG| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family, the Freelings -- Steve (Craig T. Nelson), Diane (JoBeth Williams), teenaged Dana (Dominique Dunne), eight-year-old Robbie (Oliver Robins), and five-year-old Carol Ann (Heather O'Rourke) -- when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Initially friendly and playful, the spirits turn unexpectedly menacing, and, when Carol Ann goes missing, Steve and Diane turn to a parapsychologist and eventually an exorcist for help.

Cast: Craig T. Nelson , JoBeth Williams , Beatrice Straight , Dominique Dunne , Oliver Robins , Heather O'Rourke , Zelda Rubinstein , Martin Casella

Directors: Tobe Hooper , Steven Spielberg

Genres: Horror

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Poltergeist (1982)

Release Date: June 4th, 1982|1 hr. 54 min.

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  • June 29, 2009 cubbyduke
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    AMAZING!!

  • February 28, 2009 Sugamammasheree
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    this is one of the older greats that should be reconize..an entertaining original..like carrie and so forth. very entertaining,amusing without too much blood and gore,nice plot and the characters were great. rumor has it the small blonde girl fatally died after the movie,but i pray that is just an rumor. but this is one you definately should have trust me.!

  • July 19, 2008 Aikensims
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    It was a really great movie.great horror movie.you should watch it. you won't regret it.heather was great in it.

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