The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (1968–1970)

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 478 users  
Reviews: 13 user

Lovely young widow Carolyn Muir, her two young children, and the maid discover that the New England seaside house they've moved into is haunted by the former owner -- an old salt named ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


Related News

Hope Lange: 1931-2003
| WENN

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 17 Sep 2011
 
a list of 2195 titles
created 28 Jan 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 30 Jun 2013
 
list image
a list of 47 titles
created 21 Oct 2013
 
a list of 27 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (1968–1970)

The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (1968–1970) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Ghost & Mrs. Muir.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1970   1969   1968  
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Nanny and the Professor (1970–1971)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Ever-cheerful Nanny helps the Everett family with her subtly magical abilities, such as seemingly reading minds, seeing the future or making fortunate coincidences happen.

Stars: Juliet Mills, Richard Long, David Doremus
Gidget Grows Up (TV Movie 1969)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

After spending the last two years in Europe as an exchange student, Gidget returns home to California only to discover that things have changed. The letters she had been writing to her ... See full summary »

Director: James Sheldon
Stars: Karen Valentine, Edward Mulhare, Paul Petersen
Hazel (1961–1966)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

George Baxter was a highly successful corporation lawyer who was always in control of everything at the office, but almost nothing at home. When he returned from the office at day's end, to... See full summary »

Stars: Shirley Booth, Bobby Buntrock, Don DeFore
Drama | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In 1900, a young widow finds her seaside cottage is haunted...and forms a unique relationship with the ghost.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Stars: Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison, George Sanders
Under One Roof (TV Series 1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Short lived (6 weeks) show about Neb Langston, a widowed African-American police officer sharing his home in Seattle with his family. His son, Ron,

Stars: Essence Atkins, Vanessa Bell Calloway, James Earl Jones
Time Squad (TV Series 2001)
Animation | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The adventures of the Time Squad, a team of dysfunctional characters who travel through time to rectify any deviations in history.

Stars: Rob Paulsen, Mark Hamill, Pamela Adlon
Noah Knows Best (TV Series 2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Stars: Phillip Van Dyke, Rachel Roth, Willie Green
Drexell's Class (1991–1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Otis Drexell is a corporate raider who is known for getting the deal done. He is then caught red handed for dodging taxes, and given a suspended sentence so long as he works as a school ... See full summary »

Stars: Dabney Coleman, Dakin Matthews, Damian Cagnolatti
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Hope Lange, Marty Brill
Black Sash (TV Series 2003)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Russell Wong, Sarah Carter, Missy Peregrym
Code 3 (TV Series 1992)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Documentary show following firefighters from different areas of the country as they answer emergency calls, ranging from building fires to hazardous material spills to traffic accidents.

Stars: Gil Gerard
Code 3 (TV Series 1957)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Stars: Richard Travis, Eugene W. Biscailuz, Fredd Wayne
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Carolyn Muir (50 episodes, 1968-1970)
...
 Capt. Daniel Gregg / ... (50 episodes, 1968-1970)
...
 Martha Grant (50 episodes, 1968-1970)
Harlen Carraher ...
 Jonathan Muir (50 episodes, 1968-1970)
Kellie Flanagan ...
 Candice Muir (50 episodes, 1968-1970)
Scruffy ...
 Scruffy (50 episodes, 1968-1970)
...
 Claymore Gregg (46 episodes, 1968-1970)
Edit

Storyline

Lovely young widow Carolyn Muir, her two young children, and the maid discover that the New England seaside house they've moved into is haunted by the former owner -- an old salt named Captain Daniel Gregg. Gregg at first resists this intrusion, but he develops a ghostly love for his uninvited guest. Written by Christina Dunigan <minstrel@wf.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 September 1968 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Der Geist und Mrs. Muir  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(50 episodes)

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The name of the house where Mrs. Muir lived with her children was Gull Cottage. See more »

Goofs

During the opening credits on a few season 1 segments, a bark is heard approximately four seconds before Scruffy appears. See more »

Connections

Featured in Penny Dreadful (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Very romantic comedy TV show
6 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

its very easy to get taken in all over again by this sweet natured comedy. i was only 3 in 1968 but definitely remember watching it yrs later in reruns. catching it again on you tube made me fall in love with the late Edward Mulhare, not only is he handsome but he oozes such passion with his eyes that no words could express. in some scenes especially the dreams where he gets to hold and finally kiss Hope Lange is where it really tugs at your heart. I think this comedy did not survive more so because of the fact is was not a Brady bunch or family affair type of comedy at the time.

it was much more adult especially with the relationship between the captain and Mrs Muirs,those longing glances they gave each other. Everyone else on the show were more or less there to fill the screen when the capt wasn't on screen himself. the kids were not likable and always looked like they were having trouble saying their lines which was just a pain to watch . the housekeeper was also an unnecessary character like say aunt Clara was on bewitched and as for Charles nelson Reilly, his character was too over the top camp and played to the hilt.if you didn't know he was gay in real life you had to be deaf and blind. he simply was too much for this type of comedy- the bungling flamboyant loser and sight gags really brought it down sometimes.

i think had they given it a bit more substance and better writing it might have competed better. some of the later episodes focused too much on claymores life and infantile comic plots than good comedy. the pratfalls and objects floating around to scare people became less fun and more yawn worthy with Mulhare's talent being wasted in more juvenile plot elements. there was not enough witty comedic banter between Lange and Mulhare that could have been so good if they had hired better writers. in the end i will always remember the romance of the capt and Mrs Muir.Who could have resisted him?. i know i couldn't have .


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Kellie Flanagan LOOKING_TO_THE_STARS
Final Episode Wedding Day josephturner1975
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir film Spinoff? theatrechic
Captain Gregg's portrait kleeks
Change of Name david-879
New Hope Lange discussion board amalgamd
Discuss The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (1968) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page