Ghost Dad Poster

Release Date: June 19th, 1990

DVD Release Date: May 1st, 2001

PG|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
Elliot Hopper (Bill Cosby) is a widowed single dad who is utterly fixated on his family's financial well-being. He spends all his time working to secure a crucial business deal that would put his accounts in the black. However, this leaves his three children pining for his attention. After a fatal car accident, Hopper -- now a ghost -- must clinch the deal from the afterlife to secure his children's futures. Along the way, he discovers all the bonding he'd been missing when he was alive.

Cast: Bill Cosby, Kimberly Russell, Denise Nicholas, Ian Bannen, Salim Grant, Brooke Fontaine, Dana Ashbrook, Omar Gooding

Director: Sidney Poitier

Genres: Fantasy, Family

Production Co: Universal Pictures