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Poltergeist

Author: JoBeth WilliamsCraig T NelsonBeatrice StraightDominique DunneOliver RobinsAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video ; [Place of publication not identified] : Turner Entertainment Co., ©1999, 1982.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen/standard versionView all editions and formats
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Life is very pleasant for a California family until a host of other-worldly forces invades their peaceful suburban home. Their house is turned into a supernatural sideshow, and if the family doesn't clear out, they will be swept off into nightmarish chaos.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: JoBeth Williams; Craig T Nelson; Beatrice Straight; Dominique Dunne; Oliver Robins; Heather O'Rourke; Steven Spielberg; Tobe Hooper; Michael Grais; Mark Victor; Warner Home Video (Firm); MGM/UA Home Video (Firm); Turner Entertainment Co.
ISBN: 0790744198 9780790744193
OCLC Number: 44021501
Notes: Audio available in English (Dolby surround 5.1), French (Dolby surround stereo) and Spanish (Dolby surround stereo) ; subtitles available in English, French and Spanish.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Videodisc release of the 1982 motion picture.
Includes both widescreen and standard versions. Enhanced for widescreen TVs.
Special features: interactive menus ; theatrical trailer ; scene access.
Credits: Music by Jerry Goldsmith ; director of photography, Matthew F. Leonetti, A.S.C. ; special visual effects by Industrial Light & Magic ; editor, Michael Kahn ; production design, James H. Spencer.
Cast: JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Beatrice Straight, Dominique Dunne, Oliver Robins, Heather O'Rourke.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format.
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Steven Spielberg production ; a Tobe Hooper film ; story by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Steven Spielberg, Michael Grais & Mark Victor ; directed by Tobe Hooper ; produced by Steven Spielberg and Frank Marshall.

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Life is very pleasant for a California family until a host of other-worldly forces invades their peaceful suburban home. Their house is turned into a supernatural sideshow, and if the family doesn't clear out, they will be swept off into nightmarish chaos.

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