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The Haunting Of (TV Series 2012)
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Each episode features celebrities' real life encounters with the paranormal as they return to the site of their traumatic experience. During the precarious journey, Kim Russo will unlock ... See full summary »

Stars: Kim Russo, Marc Wooters, Adam Smith Jr.
The Haunted (TV Series 2009)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Chronicles true, chilling and terrifying stories of animals and their owners who are experiencing the unexplainable.

Stars: Christopher Hatfield, Mark Keyes, Lauren Keyes
A Haunting (2005–2017)
Documentary | History | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An American paranormal anthology previewing stories told by the victims. Victims tell their terrifing encounters with the paranormal. This show contains narrations, frightening reanactments, & religious content.

Stars: Anthony D. Call, Mark Joy, Lorraine Warren
My Ghost Story (TV Series 2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

People talk about their experiences and how they felt about it.

Stars: Tim Brazeal, Terrie Scott, Paul Dale Roberts
My Haunted House (TV Series 2013)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The shocking eyewitness accounts of terrified people whose dream homes have become nightmares are brought to life in vivid, blood-curdling style.

Stars: Cordelia Zawarski, Mark Laursen, Anna Ross
Paranormal Witness (TV Series 2011)
Documentary | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Series brings to life the stories of people who have lived through paranormal experiences that defy explanation.

Stars: Daniel Cannis, Frances Townend, Robert Nolan
Celebrity Ghost Stories (TV Series 2008)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Celebrities talk about paranormal experiences that they've had.

Stars: A. Jones, Sara Gabrielle Paterno, Sherman Alpert
The Dead Files (TV Series 2011)
Horror | Reality-TV | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An investigative series that pairs Steve DiSchiavi, a retired Homicide Detective with the New York City Police Department with more than 21 years of active service with psychic communicator... See full summary »

Stars: Amy Allan, Steve DiSchiavi, Matthew Anderson
When Ghosts Attack (TV Series 2013)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

True stories of families who face deadly ghosts in their homes.

Stars: Diana Abrecht, Richard Adams, Jamal Alkhaldi
Paranormal Lockdown (TV Series 2016)
Reality-TV
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Renowned Paranormal Investigators spend 72 hours locked down in haunted locations to try to capture groundbreaking evidence.

Stars: Nick Groff, Katrina Weidman, Amy Bruni
Paranormal State (TV Series 2007)
Reality-TV
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Story follows members of the famous Penn State Paranormal Research Society as they investigate strange and unusual phenomena across the country. Story also features their hectic lives as college students and faculty.

Stars: Ryan Buell, Chip Coffey, Heather Taddy
Deadly Possessions (TV Series 2016)
Reality-TV
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Zak Bagans, host of "Ghost Adventures," is fulfilling a lifelong dream of opening a museum in downtown Las Vegas, full of the haunted and cursed objects he has been collecting through the ... See full summary »

Stars: Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Keith L. Hall
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Review of "Ghostly Encounters"
27 August 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I find "Ghostly Encounters" to be very smart television entertainment. The show's producers use an empty, paint-peeling loft space (well lit natural light permitted by by large floor to ceiling windows typical of most loft space) as a setting for the host's narratives and probably also where the sit-down interviews with Ontarians who have had ghostly encounters takes place. The setting is cost-effective for production, and it works for the content. Very smart. In addition to production cost savvy, the program sells itself to viewers by emphasizing content over special effects or other "boogy boogy" factors that make other programs of the same genre unbearably boring. The program's producers seem to be able to locate credible Ontarians who are willing to go on air and tell the story of their experiences in a credible, rational manner. The producers seem to be very effective in screening out "experiencers" who may have psychological problems. I've only seen one story teller(experiencer) on "Ghostly Encounters" who I thought might have a psychological issue. What's interesting about these experiences, in general, is that rational people have them. And, in this instance, the events are occurring fairly close to home. I actually happen to meet someone in a bank queue who was personally familiar with the haunting prolems people had reported in Vaughn near the Indian burial grounds. That "in Ontario" factor makes the show particularly interesting. "Ghostly Encounters" reports the experiences (whatever make actually be causing them) in an unembellished narative format that is smart in that it counts on the content being unique enough to hold a viewer's interest. It usually is. The host's narrator (Laurecne Chau) puts a very sober and intelligent face on the program. Is it my imagination, or does Laurence Chau's demeanor seem a lot like that of Rod Serling? It's a shame the program doesn't seem to be attracting enough production money to have done more than 2 season's worth of shows. It's refreshing and relaxing entertainment.


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