• The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966)

The Ghost and Mr. Chicken

Release Date: May 1st, 1966

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Looking to score a break as a newspaper reporter and impress beautiful Alma Parker (Joan Staley), milquetoast typesetter Luther Heggs (Don Knotts) pitches a story about his small town's haunted house. When his editor (Dick Sargent) insists Luther spend a night alone in the spooky mansion, where a grisly murder-suicide had taken place decades earlier, the timid reporter learns that the house contains a supernatural resident who doesn't like visitors.

Cast: Don Knotts, Joan Staley, Liam Redmond, Dick Sargent, Skip Homeier, Reta Shaw, Lurene Tuttle, Philip Ober

Director: Alan Rafkin

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Small town, Madcap, Underdog, Mystery, Lighthearted, 1960s, Amusing, Cheeky, Love interest

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