Poltergeist Movie Review Summary

Actors: JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Beatrice Straight

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Family in a new housing development doesn't know it, but their house is built on top of a graveyard. Weird things start happening which seem harmless at first, but then the youngest daughter, Carol Ann, is taken and held captive in another dimension with the evil spirits that haunt the house and terrorize the rest of the family. The fam won't rest until they recover Carol Ann and hire a team of paranormal experts and a clairvoyant midget who seemingly save the day. Lots of suspense and special effects.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   fantasy story on present day Earth Horror film?    -   Yes Kind of Horror Story    -   why do we stay in the haunted house?

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   unemployed Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Earth setting:    -   20th century (1970's to Present) Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Tone of movie    -   fearful Kinds of F/X    -   Things that change shape/morph    -   exploding vehicles

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