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Mostly Ghostly (2008)

PG  |  Video  |   |  Family, Fantasy, Horror  |  30 September 2008 (USA)
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Based on the successful book series by R.L. Stine, Max Doyle finds he has a few friends living in his house that only he can see.

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Phears
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John Doyle
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Harriett Doyle
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Lulu
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Billy (as Travis Flory)
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Mrs. Wright (as Juliette C. Clair)
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Mike
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Nancy
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Trick or Treat Mom
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Storyline

Further complications beset the life of young, aspiring magician Max when he finds only he can see and hear the ghosts that have come to reside in his family's relatively new home (former home of the ghosts). Like Max, two of the ghosts are children, who also need a living person to help them defeat an evil apparition named Phears aiming to capture them and release mean spirits back into the world on Halloween. Written by statmanjeff

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Family | Fantasy | Horror

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Rated PG for scary images, brief mild bullying and language | See all certifications »

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30 September 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mostly Ghostly: Who Let the Ghosts Out?  »

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Trivia

Subtitle: "Who Let the Ghosts Out?" See more »

Goofs

In Max' magic act fantasy, he covers Traci with a sheet. The top of the sheet is rounded due to the shape of her head, but when the camera changes, her covered "head" is pointy due to the invisible strings holding up the sheet with Traci no longer under it. See more »

Quotes

Max Doyle: Let's see what junk my mom put in the truck.
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Connections

Followed by Mostly Ghostly: Have You Met My Ghoulfriend? (2014) See more »

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On the Prowl
Written by Peter Neff (ASCAP)
Published by Peter Neff Music (ASCAP)
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Wow Disney...
12 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was not expecting some movie like this from Disney. Usually, Disney makes movies that are more detailed, interesting, and not stupid. I would have to say that this movie was horrible. The special effects, flying, and costumes were terrible. I thought this was going to be a great movie, but it turned out to be a low-budget movie that Disney had to throw together really quickly for Halloween. Last Halloween, they had Twitches 2, and that was much better then this one even though the huge black cloud hand used for the "Darkness" was garbage. Some scenes were a little bit scary I would have to say; only one. But over all this movie was a waste of my time watching. Wow Disney, with all the billions of dollars you have, you at least couldn't make a decent movie that was actually good enough to sit through for 2 hours? I rate this a 3/10. I give it a 3 because I have to give it it's props, the plot was wonderful, but how they actually made it come to life was a disaster.


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