While on location in a spooky Romanian villa with his Hollywood big-shot mom and her dorky boyfriend, twelve-year-old Kevin befriends a Renaissance-era girl ghost who helps him cause unrest on the set.



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Cast overview:
Tony (as James Fitzpatrick)
Mother Ghost
Laura Bruneau ...
Luc Leestemaker ...
Jameson Baltes ...
Trishalee Hardy ...
Donald MacKenzie ...
Claudia Soare ...
Florin Chiriac ...
Bogdan Voda ...
Worker - Rulop
Theodor Danetti ...
Worker - Federov
Razvan Popa ...
Worker - Kashka


The successful and wealthy TV actress Christine moves from Los Angeles to a small town in Romania with her son Kevin, her fiance Tony and her assistant Joanne to buy an old castle and construct a SPA following Tony's advice. Kevin does not like Tony and misses his friends that were left behind, but befriends the castle administrator Pavel. Soon Kevin encounters the ghost Sofia, who takes care of the castle that belonged to her family, and they become best friends. They discover that Tony has a love affair with Joanne and they are spending the money of Christine. Further, Sofia is getting weaker and weaker with the destruction of the castle. Now their only hope is to summon Sofia's mother to help her daughter to save the castle, but the spell is not working. Will Sofia vanish and the castle be totally destructed? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Release Date:

30 December 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Das kleine Schloßgespenst  »

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$1,289,525 (estimated)

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At around 1 hr 12 min Kevin is locked in his room and trying to pull the door open. His red shirt is clearly outside of his jeans. In next scene, after key is given to him under the door, and scenes following, his red shirt is tucked into his jeans and his belt is now clearly visible. See more »


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A very good film
18 May 2002 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

This film is great and very romantic! A film for children and for adults. This film is really great!

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