Ghost Whisperer (2005–2010)

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A newlywed with the ability to communicate with the earthbound spirits of the recently deceased overcomes skepticism and doubt to help send their important messages to the living and allow the dead to pass on to the other side.

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 Melinda Gordon (107 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Jim Clancy / ... (107 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Delia Banks (84 episodes, 2006-2010)
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 Ned Banks (49 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Eli James (45 episodes, 2008-2010)
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Melinda Gordon inherited her "gift" - the ability to see and talk with the spirits of dead people - from, and was coached in its use by her grandmother. Running an antique store in a small town, newly married to a paramedic, Melinda helps the ghosts wandering around who are trapped between worlds by helping them to resolve unfulfilled aspects of their former life. Written by Ron Kerrigan <mvg@whidbey.com>

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The dead are talking...and she is listening.

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The stories are based in part on the work of spirit communicator Mary Ann Winkowski. See more »

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One of the biggest goofs is during the 5th season whenever we see Jim's medical badge. During season four he was killed by a friend accidentally and later merged his spirit with a different body. The photo ID on Jim's badge shows what he looked like before his passing, but in reality he has a new face to everyone else who didn't know him prior to that day. See more »

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[repeated line during credits]
Melinda Gordon: In order for me to tell you my story, I have to tell you theirs.
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Keep whispering...People Are Listening!
30 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have just finished the second episode of "Ghost Whisperer," and I felt compelled to leave a comment. This is the best television show of the new season. Melinda Gordon (Jennifer Love Hewitt) own an antique shop, has recently gotten married, and deals with everyday stress. But unlike anyone else, she has the ability to help ghosts finish their unfinished business and cross over to the other side. The first episode started off as horror, with some extremely disturbing visuals. But it turned into one of the most emotional stories I have ever watched, and the second episode follows in that tradition. I am a guy, and most people think that either this is a chick flick, or a teen horror show, but that's not the case. This drama shows that you should never take things for granted and that you should always do the best you can do! Because you never know if tomorrow will come. There are some people who don't believe in ghosts, and some that do. Either way, this show deserves a chance because it makes the phenomenon believable with convincing performances and story lines.

I am glad to see "Ghost Whisperer" performed well in it's deathly time slot on a Friday night, and hope that it will continue. Jennifer Love Hewitt has always been one of my favorite actresses, but on this she really outdoes herself, playing a character more her age. She is all at once funny, sad, empathetic, scared, happy, angry, and peaceful all in a 45 minute range. She's really outdone herself with this show, and hopefully it will make people respect her as an actress even more than they already do. Please, no matter what you believe in, give this show a chance. It is worth the while!!


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