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Ghost Chase (1987)
"Hollywood Monster" (original title)

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In an old Hollywood mansion, the spirit of an old family retainer inhabits an old grandfather clock. When a movie company uses the mansion for a film, the spirit inhabits the body of an ... See full summary »

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Warren McCloud
Tim McDaniel ...
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Jill Whitlow ...
Laurie Sanders
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Karl
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Stan Gordon
Ian MacNaughton ...
Frederick McCloud (as Ian McNaughton)
Chuck Mitchell ...
Mr. Rosenbaum
Julian Curry ...
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Cynthia Frost ...
Secretary
Andreas Kovac-Zemen ...
Pawn Shop Owner
Toby Kaye ...
Laurie's Girlfriend
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Bum (as Larry Pennel)
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Production Manager
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In an old Hollywood mansion, the spirit of an old family retainer inhabits an old grandfather clock. When a movie company uses the mansion for a film, the spirit inhabits the body of an alien and persuades the two filmmakers to track down an old house that will resolve a family scandal. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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On the stroke of midnight something strange and wonderful will happen as you're taken on a wild ... "Ghost Chase"


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Crazy Credits

The credits revolve around pink objects such as eyes. Also of note are the wording in the credits, some words like "filmproduction" (sic) are found. These are typical of German, as they often put two words together to form a compound noun. See more »

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References 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) See more »

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emmerich's best work to date...BY FAR
29 November 1999 | by (columbus, oh) – See all my reviews

this movie exemplifies the captivating adventure a ridiculous ghost/beast to can add to a somewhat atrocious plot. this ghost is a recipe for fun and comedy as jason lively and friends search for the MILLIONS. as this high-tailed hilarity becomes almost unbearable, this fun loving ghost materializes and just about makes you choke on your own laughter. fun for children and senior citizens, but not middle aged soccer moms. what makes this even better.....jason lively is the pompous idiot from european vacation, only now he has a mullet! pure casting genius! amen.


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