Cast & Credits:
Release date: May 22, 2015
Studio: 20th Century Fox, MGM
Director: Gil Kenan
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for intense frightening sequences, brief suggestive material, and some language)
Screenwriter: David Lindsay-Abaire
Starring: Sam Rockwell, Jared Harris, Rosemarie DeWitt, Saxon Sharbino, Jane Adams, Kennedi Clements, Susan Heyward
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Official website: http://Poltergeist-Movie.com
Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi (“Spider-Man,” “Evil Dead,” “The Grudge”) and director Gil Kenan (“Monster House”) contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and hold the youngest daughter captive, the family must come together to rescue her before she disappears forever.
Did You Know?
This is a remake of the movie Poltergeist (1982). The changes from the original are unknown for the most part, but it is considered a "reboot," and takes place in the present day.
Main character's signature name, Carol Anne, has been changed to Madison.