The Canterville Ghost 

An American family moves in to the Canterville Chase, a London mansion that has been haunted by the ghost Sir Simon De Canterville for 300 years.

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Kim Burdon

Writers:

Giles New (screenplay), Keiron Self (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Updated: 30 October 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Freddie Highmore ... The Duke of Cheshire
Hugh Laurie ... The Grim Reaper
Toby Jones ... The Reverend Chasuble
Imelda Staunton ... Mrs. Umney
Miranda Hart ... The Ghost Catcher
Stephen Fry ... Sir Simon de Canterville (voice)
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The poor ghost of Sir Simon Canterville has been roaming his castle searching in vain for a brave descendant who will release him from the Canterville curse by performing a brave deed. An American family moves in and finds the ghost amusing, but a young girl in the family can release him - if she dares.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

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Trivia

Stephen Fry (Sir Simon de Canterville) previously played Oscar Wilde, the author of the short story on which the film is based, in Wilde (1997). See more »

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Version of Das Gespenst von Canterville (1960) See more »

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