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White noiseWhite Noise (2005)An architect's desire to speak with his wife from beyond the grave, becomes an obsession with supernatural repercussions.
The pregnant wife of the architect Jonathan Reeves (Michael Keaton) is missed after a car accident near a cliff, and the police do not know whether she is dead or abducted. Some weeks later, a mysterious man comes to Jonathan and tells him that his wife is dead and had communicated with him through Electronic Voice Phenomena. Sooner Jonathan is informed by the police that her body was found in the sea near a harbor, and the tormented grieving Jonathan decides to try to contact her using uncontrolled E.V.P and jeopardizing his own life.

Ghost Movies - Ghost Whisperer Michael Keaton ... Jonathan Rivers
Ghost Movies - Ghost Whisperer Chandra West ... Anna Rivers
Ghost Movies - Ghost Whisperer Deborah Kara Unger ... Sarah Tate
Ghost Movies - Ghost Whisperer Ian McNeice ... Raymond Price


Poltergeist (1982)
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Plot: A family moves into a new house and is haunted by many ghosts. First, the ghosts appear to be friendly; just moving some things around the house, but then they kidnap the youngest daughter.


Actors/ Actresses: Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O' Rourke, Oliver Robbins, Richard Lawson

Quotes:
Diane: You were saying about poltergeist.
Dr. Lesh: Poltergeists are usually associated with an individual. Hauntings seem to be connected with an area. A house usually.
Marty: Poltergeist disturbances are fairly short duration. Perhaps a couple of months. Hauntings can go on for years.
Diane: Are you telling me that all of this could just suddenly end at any time?
Dr. Lesh: Yes, it could. Unless it's a haunting. But hauntings don't usually revolve around living people.
Diane: Then we don't have much time, Dr. Lesh, because my daughter is alive somewhere inside this house.


Ghost Busters (1984)

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Plot ---Three parapsychologists, Peter, Ray, and Egon, lose their grant to teach at Columbia University, and come up with an unusual business to make ends meet. They call themselves the Ghost Busters, and rid fellow New Yorkers of paranormal activity. When the ancient god Gozer takes over a skyscraper, the Ghost Busters meet their biggest challenge and are on their own to save New York City.

Notable Actors/Actresses --- Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Harold Ramis, Sigourney Weaver, Rick Moranis, Annie Potts

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- Mostly not friendly

Weapons Against Ghosts?
Proton Pack






Memorable Lines ---
Egon: There's something very important I forgot to tell you.
Peter: What?
Egon: Don't cross the streams.
Peter: Why?
Egon: It would be bad.
Peter: I'm fuzzy on the whole good/bad thing. What do you mean, "bad?"
Egon: Try to imagine all life as you know it stopping instantaneously and every molecule in your body exploding at the speed of light.
Ray: Total protonic reversal.
Peter: Right. That's bad. Okay. All right. Important safety tip. Thanks, Egon.

Best Movie Moments --- When Gozer takes on whatever form that the ghost buster's think of, and Ray thinks of the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man.

Photo of Ghosts ---
Slimer | GhostbustersStay Puft Marshmallow Man

Ghost (1990)

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Plot --- Sam and Molly are a very happy couple and deeply in love. Walking back to their new apartment after a night out at the theatre, they encounter a thief in a dark alley, and Sam is murdered. He finds himself trapped as a ghost and realises that his death was no accident. He must warn Molly about the danger that she is in. But as a ghost he can not be seen or heard by the living, and so he tries to communicate with Molly through Oda Mae Brown, a psychic who didn't even realise that her powers were real.


Notable Actors/Actresses
--- Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, Vincent Schiavelli

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- Both

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- Truth, Courage, Emotion

Memorable Lines --- Subway Ghost: "You gotta take ALL your emotions, all your anger, all your love, all your hate and push it WAY down here and then let it EXPLODE!"

Best Movie Moments--- The encounter with the ghost on the Subway


The Sixth Sense (1999)

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Plot --- Malcolm Crowe is a child psychologist who receives an award on the same night that he is visited by a very unhappy ex-patient. After this encounter, Crowe takes on the task of curing a young boy with the same ills as the ex-patient. This boy "sees dead people". Crowe spends a lot of time with the boy (Cole) much to the dismay of his wife. Cole's mom is at her wit's end with what to do about her son's increasing problems. Crowe is the boy's only hope.


Notable Actors/Actresses
--- Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- Both

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- Courage, Compassion, Love

Memorable Lines --- "I see dead people."
Cole Sear: You know the accident up there?
Lynn Sear: Yeah.
Cole Sear: Someone got hurt.
Lynn Sear: They did?
Cole Sear: A lady. She died.
Lynn Sear: Oh my god. What, you can see her?
Cole Sear: Yes.
Lynn Sear: Where is she?
Cole Sear: Standing next to my window.

Best Movie Moments--- The Car Accident Scene. The Hospital Scene. At the end.


1408 (2007)


1408Plot --- Based on the short Stephen King horror story of the same name, 1408 surrounds supernatural writer Mike Enslin, an author of two hit books focusing on supernatural phenomena. As research for his latest book, Enslin is determined to check out the notorious room 1408 in a New York City hotel by personally staying as a guest in the fabled room. With the intention that 1408 is just a myth perpetuated by stories and rumor that Enslin has collected for his past works. However, hotel manager Mr. Olin has strong objections to Enslin's stay and only warns him of possible danger to come. But Enslin is determined to go through and convinced that the horrific past of 1408 is just mere coincidence and a myth. But what Mike Enslin is about to experience is no myth, as 1408 truly is a room where the guests don't check out by noon. Written by mystic80 (Internet Movie Database)


Notable Actors/Actresses
--- John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Mary McCormack, Tony Shalboub

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- Not at all, his daughter is friendly.

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- Coming to terms with loss and grief, fighting inner demons

Memorable Lines --- [from trailer]
Gerald Olin: It's an evil room.
Mike Enslin: Stay scared.
Gerald Olin: Well done Mr. Enslin, well done.
Mike Enslin: They say you can't die in your dreams... is that true?

Best Movie Moments --- The ice room scene and when he wakes up in an L.A. hospital


The Others (2001)

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Plot: A woman who lives in a darkened old house with her two photosensitive children becomes convinced that her family home is haunted.


Notable Actors/Actresses
: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? Friendly

Weapons Against Ghosts? None

Memorable Lines: Anne: Nicholas don't speak to them.
Nicholas: Why?
Anne: They're dead.
Nicholas: WHAT.
Anne: They're ghosts. Come over here.
Nicholas: But you said "Ghosts wear sheets and carry chains".
Anne: I don't care what I said. Get away from them.
Nicholas: You're always teasing me, and telling lies. I'm sick of it.
Anne: Nicholas I'm telling the truth. COME HERE

Best Movie Moments: When the children and Grace find out that they are the ghosts instead of the others.


The Changeling (1980)

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Plot ---A man staying in a secluded historical mansion finds himself haunted by a spectre.


Notable Actors/Actresses
---George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Melvyn Douglas

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? ---Not Friendly

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- Fire & Seance

Memorable Lines --- John Russell (to Senator Carmichael): "You're the beneficiary of the worst kind of murder...murder for profit!"

Best Movie Moments--- when the ball rolls down the stairs after John dumps it in the river.



The Messengers (2007)

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Plot --- Hoping to make a new start, a family moves to a desolate sunflower farm. Unknown to them, spirits begin to haunt their children.

Notable Actors/Actresses --- Kristen Stewart, Penelope Ann Miller, Dylan McDermott, John Corbett

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- Friendly to the family, Not Friendly to anyone else

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- guns against their messengers (crows), no weapons against the ghosts themselves

Memorable Lines --- Jess (to her brother) "Where are they? What do you see?"

Best Movie Moments--- When Denise Solomon is making the bed & legs appear standing through the sheet



Dragonfly (2002)
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Plot --- Dr. Joe Darrow's wife Emily has died in a bus accident in South America, and he's slowly learning how to cope with her death...until dead and dying patients start to speak to him in his wife's voice. With each new message he becomes more convinced she's trying to contact him, to tell him something important. But what? Is he just insane? Is she speaking to him from beyond the grave? Or is she still alive?


Notable Actors/Actresses
--- Kevin Costner, Susanna Thompson, Joe Morton, Kathy Bates, Ron Rifkin

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- Friendly

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- None, for there isn't any need to fight against her.

Memorable Lines --- Dr. Charlie Dickenson, "Death is like being pregnant; you're either are or you're not."

Best Movie Moments --- The very sweet ending.


Susie Q (1996)

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Plot --- Susie Q was going to a dance one night when she and her boyfriend got into a car crash and fell off a bridge. Years later, a teenager named Zach Sands moves into Susie's old house. Zach's father died in a car accident so his family is his mother and his sister, Penny Sands. One night, Zach sees Susie, and she discovers the he can see her. Then Susie explains to Zach, there is a Heaven. But after death people are sent back to Earth to help their families. And sometimes when they can't help by themselves, they get special help. And that is why Zach can see her. So that he could help her family. In fact, Zach is the only one who can see Susie. And on the way, Zach falls in love with Susie. Is their love divine?


Notable Actors/Actresses
--- Justin Whalin, Amy Jo Johnson

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- Friendly

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- None need to be used.


Haunted (1995)

Ghost Movies - Ghost WhispererPlot --- A professor is asked to investigate a supposedly haunted house at the behest of the Marriell family


Notable Actors/Actresses
--- Aidan Quinn, Kate Beckinsale, Anthony Andrews, Alex Lowe, John Gielgud

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? --- 1 is friendly, the rest are not

Weapons Against Ghosts? --- knowledge that they are dead

Best Movie Moments--- When David discovers the ghosts

What Lies Beneath. (2000)

What Lies BeneathPlot ---What lies Beneath is a psychological horror film, that tells a story of a housewife who finds her home is haunted. Claire Spencer[Michelle Pfeiffer] nters a new phase of her life after her daughter leaves home. With her husband, renowned scientist Norman [Harrison Ford], Claire is now living in a re-modelled lakeside home in Vermont taht once belonged to Normans scientist father. However, when Claire meets her new neighbour Mary [Miranda Otto], she learns how terrified Mary is of her husband Warren [James Remar]. And when Mary suddenly disappears, clues lead Claire to suspect that she was murdered by her husband. So when strange events start occuring in her house, Claire is certain Mary's ghost is haunting her. But as the events get more and more mysterious, and Mary then turns up alive, Claire is forced to probe the events of Norman's past in order to learn who is realy haunting them, and how to put the ghost to rest.


Notable Actors/Actresses
--- Harrison Ford, Michelle Pfeiffer, Diana Scarwid.

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? ---Friendly

Weapons Against Ghosts? ---None

Memorable Lines ---

Best Movie Moments---Norman tries to drown Claire in their bath tub.


An American Haunting (2006)

An American HauntingPlot --- The movie opens in present times with a young girl having a dream about being chased by something unseen through the forest and into her house. Her mother comes to wake her up and finds an old binder of letters from the 1800's, as well as an old porcelain doll. The letters are from a previous occupant of the house, warning the mother that if she is reading the letters, and noticing supernatural happenings, then the unthinkable has come to pass. The movie then switches to the 1800's, to a village that used to stand around the house, and we hear the story of the Bell Witch.

Notable Actors/Actresses
---Donald Sutherland, Sissy Spacek.

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? ---Unknown

Weapons Against Ghosts? ---Remembering

Memorable Lines ---

Best Movie Moments---The end of the film as there are many twists, its not what you'd expect.

BeetleJuice (1988)

Beetle Juice PicturePlot ---Happily married couple Adam [Alec Baldwin] and Barbara Maitland [ Genna Davis] decide to spend their holiday decorating their idyllic New England home. Returning from a trip to town Barbara swerves to aviod hitting a dog. Their car drives off a bridge into a river and then they find themselves back at their house. They find out that their house was sold to a very random family and end up "living" in their attic. When the daughter see's them in the window and tries to go in the room. They start to search the roomand stumble upon a book entitles Handbook for the Recently Deceased reveals to them their predicament. Although they are now ghosts, they can remain in their home; if they try to leave, they end up in another dimension, a desert world populated by enormous sandworms. They call upon Beetlejuice and realize he sucks. The daughter eventualy invades the room and lets Beetlejuice free. What will happen?

Notable Actors/Actresses
---Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Winona Ryder.

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? ---Friendly, one sometimes.

Weapons Against Ghosts? ---Sticking together.

Memorable Lines ---Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice.

Best Movie Moments---


The Fog (2005)

The Fog PicturePlot --- The backstory of the film is somewhat similar to the orignal film. In the 1800's, a group of men conspired to mislead and murder the crew of the Elizabeth Dane, a clipper carrying a group of lepers seeking sanctuary. The Dane was captained by William Blake. a wealthy man infested with leprosy who made an agreement with the town's founders to buy half of the island for a leper colony. However, when the islanders' leaders meet with Blake onboard the Dane to make the purchase, the islanders double-cross the lepers, loot the ship and then set the ship on fire, slaughtering everyone onboard. In this film, the town of Antonio Bay is preparing to celebrate a new statue dedicated to the founding fathers of the town. This awakens the ghostly crew of the Elizabeth Dane, who have sworn revenge on the town for what the founding fathers did to them.

Notable Actors/Actresses
---Tom Welling, Maggie Grace, Selma Blair

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? ---Not Friendly.

Weapons Against Ghosts? ---

Memorable Lines ---

Best Movie Moments---

Audrey Rose (1977)

Audery Rose PicturePlot --- Awomen and her five year old daughter, Audrey Rose Hoover, are killed in a car accident. Two minutes later, Ivy is born nearby to Janice and Bill Templeton. Years later, when Ivy is almost eleven, she begins having nightmares. A stranger, Elliot Hoover, visits the Templeton family and tells them about his daughter and wife. He believes that his little girl was reincarnated in Ivy. Hoover is able to calm Ivy's recurrent nightmares down by calling her Audrey Rose, but after he abduts her, he is arrested. His subsequent attemps to srgue a case for reincarnation at his trial became a cause celebre. A leit motif in the novel/movie is the Hindu belief of reincarnation. There are constant references to Hinduism, of the belief that human soul's does not die, but is immortal. The movie ends with a quotation from the Bhagvad Gita-the holy book of Hindus.

Notable Actors/Actresses
--- Sir Anthony Hopkins, Marsha Mason, John Beck, Susan Swift

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? ---

Weapons Against Ghosts? ---

Memorable Lines ---

Best Movie Moments---


Over Her Dead Body (2008)

Over Her Dead Body PicturePlot ---Kate [Eva Longoria Parker] and Henry [Paul Rudd] are about to be married, but on the day of their wedding, Kate is accidentally killed by an ice sculpture of an angel, after and argument with the sculptor about the lack of wings. After a year Henry reluctantly agrees to consult a psychic named Ashley [Lake Bell] at the urging of his sister Chloe, arguing that Kate may tell him to get on with his life. Chloe gives Ashley Kate's diary, so that Ashley learns information about Kate which seemingly demonstrates psychic abilities. Despite his initial skepticism over these abilities, Henry is impressed. Moreover, Henry and Ashley fall in love. However, Kate's ghost, who only Ashley can see, is jealous and harasses Ashley to force her to break up with Henry. Ashley persists, but Henry discovers the fraud with the diary and breaks up the relationship. The ghost of the sculptor who created the angel that killed Kate helps her decide that she wants Henry to be ahppy afterall. The movie ends with Henry and Ashley getting married and Kate going back to heaven. An extra storyline is about Ashley's assistant Dan [Jason Biggs] who has claimed for years to be gay, allowing him to be Ashley's best frriend without sexual connotations. She is upset when Dan confesses to be heterosexual, and to have lied to her because he liked the intimacy, even thou it was non-sexual. Nevertheless they go on hloiday together after Ashley and Henry break up. Being in love with her, Dan is disappointed that Ashley chooses Henry. However, Dan and Chloe fall in love

Notable Actors/Actresses
---Eva Longoria Parker, Paul Rudd, Lake Bell, Jason Biggs.

Ghosts Friendly or Not Friendly? ---Tries to be unfriendly

Weapons Against Ghosts? ---Love

Memorable Lines ---

Best Movie Moments---

Ghost Town (2008)




Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts. Even worse, they all want something from him, particularly Frank Herlihy who pesters him into breaking up the impending marriage of his widow Gwen. That puts Pincus squarely in the middle of a triangle with spirited result.


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