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The Poltergeist Scene That Legitimately Spooked The Cast

Don't get me wrong. It sounds absolutely thrilling to be haunted by a ghost. But if it's the ghost in the 1982 film "Poltergeist," I'll take a quick pass on being haunted by them. I mean, it's a poltergeist, which is arguably more upsetting than your average "walk through walls" spooky spirit. Poltergeists throw things and try to physically harm you, and if you're sweet little Carol Anne Freeling, literally suck you into another dimension from which you may never return. I'm not messing around w...
Tags: Movies, California, Earth, Williams, Steven Spielberg, Don, Diane, Carol Anne, JoBeth Williams, Freeling, Carol Anne Freeling, Showbiz Cheatsheet, Diane Freeling


The 14 Best '80s Halloween Movies To Watch This Spooky Season

The '80s is a decade that conjures up a great deal of nostalgia. For many of us who grew up in the era, Friday nights were often spent perusing the local video store for the latest VHS releases. And when Halloween rolled around, we'd head to the horror section to make our picks, seeking something a bit spookier to match the season. This year, as autumn kicks into high gear, you might find yourself in the mood to relive those simpler times by cueing up some classic '80s Halloween fare. Well, if y...
Tags: Halloween, UK, London, Movies, Geena Davis, New York City, Stephen King, Ray Bradbury, Disney, David, Maine, Guillermo Del Toro, Jack, Sam, Alec Baldwin, King


Marisa Mirabal’s Favorite Movies of All Time

Hey, y’all!  You may already be familiar with my work floating around /Film for the past couple of years covering festivals and Alamo Rolling Roadshow events. Well, I’m back in a new role as an evening news writer and get to share a little bit about myself beyond the fact that I’m a Texan who enjoys sipping whiskey. As a Libra, I have been tasked with the mildly stressful assignment to pick my 15 favorite movies of all time. This is pretty daunting because I love a lot of movies. In order to na...
Tags: Movies, Tim Burton, Features, Jake Gyllenhaal, Uma Thurman, Magic, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Elijah Wood, Moses, Steve, Lisbon, Charlie Kaufman, Maude, Martin Scorsese, John Carpenter, Brad Fiedel


CS Soapbox: Poltergeist is the Best Halloween Film Ever Made!

CS Soapbox: Poltergeist is the Best Halloween Film Ever Made! Every year after a long night — read: an hour or so — of trick or treating, my family sits down to enjoy a long-running tradition: Poltergeist. That’s right, once we’ve collected our treats and sorted out the good stuff from the endless barrage of Sweet Tarts and Tootsie Rolls that line the bottom of our pillowcases, the Ames clan kicks back to watch Steven Spielberg’s/Tobe Hooper’s 1982 horror classic. Forget the Texas Chainsaws ...
Tags: Elsa, Hollywood, Texas, Movies, California, Horror, Debbie Reynolds, Ronald Reagan, Jurassic Park, Bette Midler, Indiana Jones, Spielberg, FX, Steven Spielberg, Poltergeist, John Carpenter


#ABeautifulMessxEtsy: The Sellers We Worked With!

Today, we are highlighting the incredible sellers we worked with on the A Beautiful Mess x Etsy collection! About nine months ago, Emma and I started the process of curating this collection with Etsy and along the way we got to work with an amazing group of sellers, bouncing ideas, choosing materials, tweaking samples and eventually launching this entire collection together. We have become huge fans of each of the sellers in our collection, so today we’re excited to share a bit more about each s...
Tags: ABM Products, Sponsored, Accessories, Home Decor, Etsy, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Vancouver, Portland Oregon, Kate, Kerry, Alex, Erin, Charlotte, Mary, Christine


This Iconic Scene in ‘Poltergeist’ Induced Nightmares and Signaled the Film’s True Climax

(Welcome to  Scariest Scene Ever , a column dedicated to the most pulse-pounding moments in horror. In this edition: Poltergeist used an iconic scare to herald the film’s true climax .) “Now clear your minds. It knows what scares you. It has from the very beginning. Don’t give it any help, it knows too much already.” This ominous line from spiritual medium Tangina (Zelda Rubinstein) comes at a critical moment in Poltergeist when the paranormal activity within the Freeling household has ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Features, Diana, Steven Spielberg, Steve, Poltergeist, Don, Diane, Dana, Hooper, Robbie, Carol Anne, Tobe Hooper, Featured Stories Sidebar, Tangina


October Horror Movie Recommendation: Poltergeist

October Horror Movie Recommendation: Poltergeist Every day for the month of October, Coming Soon is making a new horror movie recommendation for those eager to find a new frightening flick for Halloween. From the creepy goodness of a classy ghost story to a blood-spattered gorefest and everything in between, we’ll have something for every taste of horror. And today’s pick is… PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = ...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Horror, America, Williams, Spielberg, Hooper, Carol Anne, Tobe Hooper, Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, Bubba Ho TepOctober, October Horror Movie Recommendation, Tangina Barrons Zelda Rubinstein, Tobe Hooper Spielberg, Michael Grais, Mark Victor Why Poltergeist


What Ever Happened To The Stars Of Love Actually?

It's that time of year: The holidays are here. Along with good tidings and cheer comes a list of must-haves. On that list — for most people — is a required viewing of Love Actually. Whether you love it or hate it, you know it's true.Love Actually came out in 2003 — that's 13 years ago — and in the time since, the movie has come to be associated with everything warm, fuzzy, and British. Who doesn't love watching Hugh Grant dance to "Jump For My Love"? Doesn't everyone love it when that little gi...
Tags: Facebook, Old school, Fashion, Music, Hbo, England, New York, Hollywood, Keira Knightley, France, Matt Damon, Brit, Norah Jones, America, Bbc, Nicole Kidman


What Ever Happened To The Stars Of Love Actually?

It's that time of year: The holidays are here. Along with good tidings and cheer comes a list of must-haves. On that list — for most people — is a required viewing of Love Actually. Whether you love it or hate it, you know it's true.Love Actually came out in 2003 — that's 13 years ago — and in the time since, the movie has come to be associated with everything warm, fuzzy, and British. Who doesn't love watching Hugh Grant dance to "Jump For My Love"? Doesn't everyone love it when that little gi...
Tags: Facebook, Old school, Fashion, Music, Hbo, England, New York, Hollywood, Keira Knightley, France, Matt Damon, Brit, Norah Jones, America, Bbc, Nicole Kidman


Lucy Hale Calls Out Man Who Called Her Anorexic: ‘I Am Disgusted’

When “Pretty Little Liars” star Lucy Hale posted a photo of herself on Twitter, all she wanted was to make a light reference to the scary movie, “Poltergeist.” But a Twitter troll disregarded her “Don’t go into the light, Carol Anne” quote and commented on her appearance. The man said she looked anorexic and suggested that she eat a hamburger. When Hale saw the comment, she decided to fight back.
Tags: News, Hale, Lucy Hale, Carol Anne


Beyoncé Is Carrying, and Has Carried, Her Own Children, You Haters

Beyoncé’s twin-pregnancy announcement yesterday seemed to make the Hive (aka practically everyone) feel like Carol Anne in Poltergeist after she was kidnapped by malevolent spirits; we were trapped inside a moonless wormhole (Trump) until we heard our mom (Bey) plead if but for a second, “Carol Anne! Run into the…Read more...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, News, Pregnancy, Pharrell, Ivf, Resistance, Twins, Black History Month, Trump, Ciara, Bey, Blue Ivy Carter, Carol Anne, Helen Lasichanh


40 Forgotten Sequels to Hit Movies

40 Forgotten Sequels to Hit Movies This weekend saw the release of Paramount Pictures‘ threequel xXx: Return of Xander Cage, which wound up disappointing with a paltry $20 million domestic take. While it will likely do very well overseas, it will probably wind up on the scrapheap of sequels that failed to make the same mark as their predecessor. In the case of Xander, it is actually the second sequel to 2002’s xXx to disappoint, after the Ice Cube-led xXx: State of the Union. With this in min...
Tags: Feature, Hbo, New York, Movies, Jack Nicholson, Robert Downey Jr, Dwayne Johnson, France, Boston, Macaulay Culkin, Stephen King, Tim Burton, Walter Matthau, United States, Paris, David Cronenberg


Scream Factory Unveils Poltergeist II & III Blu-ray Details

Scream Factory Unveils Poltergeist II & III Blu-ray Details Scream Factory is unleashing the definitive editions of two supernatural horror classics with the release of the Collector’s Editions of Poltergeist II and Poltergeist III on January 31, 2017. The suspenseful saga of Carol Anne and the Freeling family continues in these follow-up films to the smash hit Poltergeist, and are filled with spectacular special effects, memorable scares and a genuinely creepy villain. These scary sequels bo...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Chicago, Robbie, Cotton Club, Giger, Carol Anne, Scream Factory, ComingSoon, Movie News, Nancy Allen, Oliver Robins


Whatever Happened To The Stars Of Love Actually?

It's that time of year: The holidays are here. Along with good tidings and cheer comes a list of must-haves. On that list — for most people — is a required viewing of Love Actually. Whether you love it or hate it, you know it's true.Love Actually came out in 2003 — that's 13 years ago — and in the time since, the movie has come to be associated with everything warm, fuzzy, and British. Who doesn't love watching Hugh Grant dance to "Jump For My Love"? Doesn't everyone love it when that little gi...
Tags: Facebook, Old school, Fashion, Music, Hbo, England, New York, Hollywood, Keira Knightley, France, Matt Damon, Brit, Norah Jones, America, Bbc, Nicole Kidman


Stranger Things Season 2: Meet The New Characters

Earlier this week it was announced that Netflix would be producing a second season of Stranger Things, to hit your screen in 2017. We got a peek at the episode titles and tried to decipher what they might mean, and The Duffer Brothers provided some details of what we can expect. Among the information was that the second season will take place about a year later (in 1984) and will add four new characters to the story. And now that Netflix and the Duffer crew have begun casting, we have our first...
Tags: Television, Movies, Netflix, Sequels, Ross, Mad Max, Max, Billy, Roman, Carol Anne, Shawn Levy, Stranger Things


Women in Business Q&A: Kristi Bridges, President, Sawtooth Group

Kristi Bridges is a speaker, consultant, strategist and storyteller with a passion for consumers. As President and Chief Creative Officer at The Sawtooth Group, she has worked for over 20 years to create innovative, relevant strategies to bring brands and their consumers closer together. She has a deep understanding of food trends, families and the healthy food space. Her experience marketing brands like McCormick, Beechnut, Hershey, Skippy and Blue Buffalo have given her powerful insights into...
Tags: Facebook, New York, News, Huffington Post, Sheryl Sandberg, Christine, Kristi, Clairol, Carol Anne, Laura Dunn, Doyle Dane Bernbach, Luvo, Jen Sincero


Jury finds east Tenn. lesbian couple intentionally set fire to home

The community rallied behind a same-sex couple after their home burned to the ground, but in a twist, a jury found the couple intentionally set fire to their house. After five days, a jury found Carol Anne and Laura Stutte deliberately set fire to their home, blaming the fire on their neighbor.
Tags: Tenn, Carol Anne, Laura Stutte