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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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Aspiring magician Max Doyle (Sterling Beaumon) discovers two lost ghosts - Nicky (Luke Benward) and Tara (Madison Pettis) - haunting the basement of his family's home and agrees to help them find eternal rest. In exchange, Max's newfound friends set out to help him win the heart of Traci (Ali Lohan), the most popular girl at his school. But, when their magical antics make them the targets of an evil apparition, Phears (Brian Stepanek), the trio must stop his maniacal plan for Halloween. Written by Shanell Noble

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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)  »

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Mostly Ghostly: Who Let the Ghosts Out?  »

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Boom visible in the bottom left hand corner as Max is running up the 3 flights of stairs to catch the girl. See more »

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Mrs. Murray: And now, ladies and gentlemen, to kick off tonight's entertainment I am pleased to present Max the magnificent and his equally magnificent assistant Traci Walker.
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Not a DCOM!
17 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I wish people would actually read a movie's production information prior to making comments. This is not a DCOM, but rather a Universal Direct-to-DVD release based on the R.L. Stine books. Disney Channel picked up broadcasting rights as part of its Wiztober promotion (probably at a fire-sale price). With so many past DCOM and DC stars, and a DC showing, I can understand why an uninformed person would think it was produced by Disney, but even DC has some standards for production that this movie doesn't meet. Poor special effects, poor acting, poor first AND second unit directing. Ali Lohan has less acting ability at 14 than her older sister had when she was 11. Overall, a poor adaptation of a pretty popular book. Don't look for any sequels!


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