A young woman who lives in a supposedly haunted house finds that her camera is picking up images of ghosts, and soon strange spirits begin to appear to her.





Episode credited cast:
Polly Ames
Diogenes 'D.C.' Chase
Madame Zenia
Uncle Max
Marco Roselli
Walter Ames
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dolores Albin
Mary Betten ...
Mrs. Jessel
Rena Craig
Dean Dittman ...
First Man
Merie Earle ...
Miss Birdie (as Marie Earle)
Michael Goldfinger ...
Cab Driver
Al Secunda ...
Second Man


Polly Ames returns to her home, a hotel run by her father, to discover stories of ghosts and strange figures in black roaming the hallways. The "ghost" has already scared several tenants off, and if it keeps doing so, the hotel will have to be sold. Polly teams up with tenant D.C. and they begin to work on solving the mystery of who is pretending to be the ghost. Written by Adam Zeitz

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8 September 1981 (USA)  »

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Very tame and entertaining family film.
4 March 2005 | by (Mind of the Films) – See all my reviews

No one ever really gets to see Dominique Dunne in all her glory as an actress, probably because all her really known performances were in big productions(Poltergeist; Diary of a Teenage Hitchhiker, etc.) which she had a smaller role. This film, a film she holds entirely on her shoulders with as much capability as the next Meryl Streep, deals with a young Polly Ames(Dominique Dunne) who has come home from boarding school. and discoverers strange happenings at her father's owned hotel. Naturally, her instinct tells her to find out what is going on. Family film succeeds in putting together a mood setting film, that everyone can enjoy. Dunne is seen here in her first really big role, and she plays it with suave and smooth like a pro. Great locations and camera angles, and of course, Dominiques big brown eyes are the eye candy, while kids will enjoy the "bump in the night" feel this film has to it. Hope this film gets a DVD release soon!

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