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Lady in White (1988)

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An author tells the story of how, as a young boy growing up in a small town during the 1960's, he was haunted after witnessing the murder of a little girl.

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Locked in a school closet during Halloween 1962, young Frank witnesses the ghost of a young girl and the man who murdered her years ago. Shortly afterward he finds himself stalked by the killer and is soon drawn to an old house where a mysterious Lady In White lives. As he discovers the secret of the woman he soon finds that the killer may be someone close to him. Written by Losman <losman@express-news.net>

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ghost | small town | boy | murder | 1960s | See All (109) »

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The year is 1962. The place is Willowpoint Falls. Nobody talks about what happened in the school cloakroom 10 years ago. Now, in the dead of night, Frankie Scarlatti is going to find out why.


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22 April 1988 (USA)  »

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A Dama de Branco  »

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$4,700,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$1,705,139 (USA)
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Director Frank LaLoggia asked his friend Richard Jay Silverthorn, who portrayed the adult Lucifer in Fear No Evil (1981), to create a mask that Frankie would use that was "representative of Bela Lugosi's guise in Dracula (1931)". Compare that mask at 05:50 with the statuette of Count Dracula at 49:48. Unfortunately, this connection is lost on most viewers who, immediately on seeing it, think the mask is of Richard Nixon. See more »

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Quotes

Geno Scarlatti: Where's grandpa?
Mama Assunta: He's drowning himself because I hid his cigarettes.
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References Sitting Pretty (1933) See more »

Soundtracks

Did You Ever See a Dream Walking?
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Written by Harry Revel & Mack Gordon
Performed by Joelle Jacobi
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Freaky and Great Little Flick
24 July 2005 | by (Glasgow, Scotland) – See all my reviews

I bought the DVD last year when it was limited, as i loved this movie as a kid.

Now, its coming back out on DVD again under the MGM Company, so i suggest people to buy this movie. Don't let this sleeper hit slip away again before the DVDs get sold out again.

The movie has a scary feeling to it, sort of like The Midnight Hour or The Monster Squad (which wasn't scary really) but i hope you know what i mean when you see it.

For those of you who have seen it, get voting on here too, it deserves more than 6.7!!


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