Poltergeist

Release Date: February 13, 2015
Studio: MGM
Director: Gil Kenan
Screenwriter: David Lindsay-Abaire
Starring: Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jared Harris, Jane Adams
MPAA Rating: Not Yet Rated

The story follows the Bowens as their home is terrorized and their youngest child goes missing when a supernatural force takes over their home. 

News and Reviews

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New TV Spot Puts Poltergeist on a Pedestal
“There are ghost stories, and then there’s Poltergeist.” The first TV Spot for the upcoming remake of the Steven Spielberg-produced, Tobe Hooper-directed 1982 horror classic puts the original on a pedestal and then recalls and references some of its finest moments. 
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Is Kid-Friendly Horror Making a Comeback?
There’s no decade us horror fans are more nostalgic about than the 1980s, largely thanks to all the gory slasher flicks that dominated the era. But the 80s also represented a golden age for another sub-genre that’s fallen by the wayside in recent years: family-friendly horror. 
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The Trailer and Poster for Poltergeist are Here!
UPDATE: We’ve added the international trailer below as well! 20th Century Fox and MGM have released the trailer and poster for Poltergeist, opening in theaters on July 24, 2015. Check them out below! Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi (Spider-Man, Evil Dead, The Grudge) and director Gil Kenan (Monster House) contemporize the classic tale about a family whose…
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Sam Rockwell Talks New Poltergeist’s Perspective
If you’ll remember, there’s a remake of Poltergeist slated for release this summer, one directed by Gil Kenan (Monster House) and featuring a killer cast including Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jared Harris and Jane Adams. As we’ve yet to see anything official from the film, the question persists: What will it be? Rockwell has spoken a bit…
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Poltergeist Reboot Release Delayed Five Months
20th Century Fox has shifted two of its upcoming releases, resulting in a five month delay for director Gil Kenan’s Poltergeist. That’s actually positive news for the film, however, as the big screen reboot will now arrive in the middle of the summer instead of in mid-February. The just-announced July 24, 2015 date will have…
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