Poltergeist

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Distributed by Warner Home Video,
Pub. Date:
[2007]
Language:
English
Description
The Freeling family is a typical middle class family living in the peaceful Cuesta Verde Estates. Steve, his wife Diane, 16-year-old daughter Dana, 8-year-old Robbie, and 5-year-old Carol Ann live in a tract house. Soon strange things begin to happen around the house; the pet canary dies, mysterious storms occur, and Carol Ann is summoned to the TV set, where a strange shaft of green light hits her and causes the room to shake. As the curious events continue, Carol Ann is repeatedly drawn to the television, where she begins to talk to "the TV people." Soon Carol Ann is sucked into a closet, disappearing from this reality plane. Unable to find his daughter, Steve consults Dr. Lesh, a para-psychologist from a nearby college. Lesh finds that the paranormal phenomena is so strong in the Freelong household she is unable to deal with it and sends for clairvoyant and professional exorcist Tangina to examine the house in hopes of finding Carol Ann. Tangina makes a horrifying discovery: Carol Ann is alive and in the house, but is being held on another spectral plane.
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 831cbd8d-7629-f2f8-0e8a-6643ce843c0f
full_title poltergeist
author metro goldwyn mayer film
grouping_category movie
lastUpdate 2017-11-12 04:59:30AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author2-role Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co., Turner Entertainment Co., Warner Home Video (Firm)
author_display
available_at_arlington Central
collection_arlington Audiovisual
detailed_location_arlington Central Audiovisual
display_description The Freeling family is a typical middle class family living in the peaceful Cuesta Verde Estates. Steve, his wife Diane, 16-year-old daughter Dana, 8-year-old Robbie, and 5-year-old Carol Ann live in a tract house. Soon strange things begin to happen around the house; the pet canary dies, mysterious storms occur, and Carol Ann is summoned to the TV set, where a strange shaft of green light hits her and causes the room to shake. As the curious events continue, Carol Ann is repeatedly drawn to the television, where she begins to talk to "the TV people." Soon Carol Ann is sucked into a closet, disappearing from this reality plane. Unable to find his daughter, Steve consults Dr. Lesh, a para-psychologist from a nearby college. Lesh finds that the paranormal phenomena is so strong in the Freelong household she is unable to deal with it and sends for clairvoyant and professional exorcist Tangina to examine the house in hopes of finding Carol Ann. Tangina makes a horrifying discovery: Carol Ann is alive and in the house, but is being held on another spectral plane.
format_arlington DVD
format_category_arlington Movies
id 831cbd8d-7629-f2f8-0e8a-6643ce843c0f
isbn 9781419852800
item_details ils:.b13138728|.i14123435|Central Audiovisual|DVD HORROR POLTE|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Nov 11, 2017|caxdv||
itype_arlington DVD, DVS
lexile_score -1
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington DVD HORROR POLTE
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
primary_isbn 9781419852800
primary_upc 012569647510
publishDate 2007
record_details ils:.b13138728|DVD|Movies|[25th anniversary.].|English|Distributed by Warner Home Video,|[2007]|1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b13138728|.i14123435|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
subject_facet Haunted houses -- Drama, Poltergeists -- Drama
title_display Poltergeist
title_full Poltergeist [videorecording] / Turner Entertainment Co. ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Steven Spielberg production, a Tobe Hooper film ; produced by Steven Spielberg and Frank Marshall ; story by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Steven Spielberg, Michael Grais & Mark Victor ; directed by Tobe Hooper
title_short Poltergeist
upc 012569647510