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Lady in White (1988)

PG-13 | | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery | 22 April 1988 (USA)
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An author tells the story of how, as a young boy growing up in a 1960s small town, he was haunted after witnessing the murder of a little girl.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Frankie Scarlatti
... Phil Terragarossa
... Angelo 'Al' Scarlatti
... Amanda
... Geno Scarlatti
Renata Vanni ... Mama Assunta
Angelo Bertolini ... Papa Charlie
Joelle Jacobi ... Melissa Anne Montgomery
... Donald
Gregory Levinson ... Louie
... Grace La Della
... Sheriff Saunders
... Tony
... Mr. Lowry
... Mrs. Agnes Cilak
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Locked in a school closet during Halloween 1962, young Frank witnesses the ghost of a young girl and the man who murdered her years ago. Shortly afterward he finds himself stalked by the killer and is soon drawn to an old house where a mysterious Lady In White lives. As he discovers the secret of the woman he soon finds that the killer may be someone close to him. Written by Losman <losman@express-news.net>

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The year is 1962. The place is Willowpoint Falls. Nobody talks about what happened in the school cloakroom 10 years ago. Now, in the dead of night, Frankie Scarlatti is going to find out why.


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22 April 1988 (USA)  »

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A Dama de Branco  »

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Budget:

$4,700,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$1,705,139

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,000,000
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The piano song heard as Frankie goes by Amanda's house is "Clair de lune, Suite Bergamasque No. 3" by classical artist Claude Debussy. See more »

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As the kids are leaving the classroom, the teacher reminds them to "dress warmly on Monday". Just a few minutes later however, Franky says he will get his missing cap from the cloakroom "tomorrow". See more »

Quotes

Frankie Scarlatti: [about Melissa the ghost who Geno sees for the first time] She's looking for her mother.
Geno Scarlatti: Got her number? Lets call her.
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(HOW MUCH IS THAT) DOGGIE IN THE WINDOW
By Bob Merrill
Courtesy of Golden Bell Songs (U.S. & Canada) and excluding U.S. & Canada controlled by Chappell Music
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I enjoy this movie every time I watch it!
7 February 2008 | by See all my reviews

I just don't know what it is but this movie is like an "Old Friend" to my older sister and I. We always watch it together and now my 6 1/2 yr old watches it with us. I think because it's "scary,but not too scary" and YES we always end up singing that song for day's after we watch it.

When ever we ask people "have you seen this movie" they are alway glad we told them about it..it's one of those movies you either never heard of, or never thought to watch and once you do your glad you did.

I love the Halloween theme and the "Little Sleepy Town" feeling you get in this movie. Grandma & Grandpa are by far my favorite's in this film, There is such a "Loving Closeness" between them.

It's just a good "anytime" movie.


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