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  1. Major Cindy Sherman exhibition at City GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBR Newsroom

    ... disguises a sadness and sense of alienation. They also connect with the scary clowns of Hollywood movies such as Poltergeist , the Childs Play series and Batman . In most of them, the artist appears to disappear under the weight of makeup and ...

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  2. These spooky Halloween films were 'cursed' by on set deathsHALLOWEEN...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Daily Star

    ... Weeks later the set decorator's girlfriend was decapitated in a car accident similar to a scene in the film. Poltergeist (1982) The film follows a family whose home becomes invaded by ghouls and tragically that's not where the horror ends. Child ...

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  3. Anthology Archives Celebrates Halloween in the Age of TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Washington Square News

    In honor of Halloween and our ever-growing dependence on technology, Anthology Film Archives will be running "The Medium is the Massacre" series, featuring horror films where media is the originator of the horror. Included in the series will be "Unfriended," "Videodrome" and, of course, "Poltergeist."

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  4. 13 horror movies for Halloween that are actually scaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    ... and also projectile vomiting and a 180-degree head turn. Some might scoff at this one; after all, the effects in Poltergeist are pretty dated. But the movie, which looks closely at a family who moves into a home built on a Native American burial ...

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  5. The Behind the Scenes Pic of the Day: Steven Spielberg, Tobe Hooper on the set of POLTERGEISTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    The Behind the Scenes Pic of the Day: Steven Spielberg, Tobe Hooper and an evil tree on the set of POLTERGEIST! Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. I've posted quite a lot of Poltergeist BTS pics in all the time I've run this column.

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  6. Are we there yet?Time for another annual ranking of scariest movies....Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Daily Record

    I passed. 23. Poltergeist - One of my all time favorites but not terrifying at all.

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  7. 10 things to do under $5 this week in LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | LEO Weekly

    ... A horror film directed by Tobe Hooper, who also directed the original "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" and "Poltergeist." 7 p.m. Enjoy some anime goodness at Kaiju this Wednesday with free popcorn (as long as supplies last) and screenings of "Patema ...

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  8. Poltergeist 2: The Other Side and Poltergeist 3 Coming to Special Edition Blu-ray via Scream FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | DreadCentrol.com

    God is in his holy temple and he's firing up his Blu-ray player to watch these two flicks early! Oh, Reverend Kane. How I love you! They're Herea Again! The 1986 and 1988 sequels to Tobe Hooper/Steven Spielberg's original classic Poltergeist are coming to Scream Factory this Winter! Today we reveal to you a few more details about them: - Both will be a branded as a "Collector's Editions" that will come with a slipcover .

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  9. Who are the creepiest clowns of all time? Check out our list.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    ... with this clown character can be quite bad - see these two fantastic Rob Zombie films for details. Clown from "Poltergeist": The clown toy in the kids' room? Yeah, that was freaky enough even before it attacked young Robbie in Tobe Hooper's great ...

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  10. 'Creepy Clown': 6 most haunting movie clowns of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... with this clown character can be quite bad - see these two fantastic Rob Zombie films for details. Clown from "Poltergeist": The clown toy in the kids' room? Yeah, that was freaky enough even before it attacked young Robbie in Tobe Hooper's great ...

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  11. How a cute cartoon duck inspired an iconic slasher flick villain :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | New York Post

    ... as the 42nd anniversary of the film's Oct. 1 release approaches. The 73-year-old filmmaker, who also directed "Poltergeist" and "Salem's Lot," mostly shed light on the back stories of "Chainsaw's" killer clan - giving more depth to the fiends than ...

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  12. 5 Jewish Things About Skittles That Donald Trump Jr. May Not KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Forward

    ... candy. 1) Zelda Rubinstein, perhaps best known best for her role as a clairvoyant in the Steven Spielberg film "Poltergeist" was also for many years the voice over for Skittles commercials. 2) Chicago-born film producer Mark Damon, who changed his ...

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  13. Hear Me Outa 'Stranger Things' Is Not That GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | KQED

    ... can upon its release. If Stranger Things ' plot, look and feel all resemble a big blend of E.T. , The Goonies , Poltergeist , Nightmare on Elm Street and every Stephen King miniseries you ever saw, it is - and that's decidedly the point. The show's ...

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  14. PoltergeistRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | LA Weekly

    They're here - here in this case being Hollywood Forever Cemetery, which, though quite an Indian burial ground, nevertheless seems a fitting venue for a late-night screening of Poltergeist . Written and produced by Steven Spielberg but directed by Texas Chainsaw Massacre auteur Tobe Hooper, this early-'80s horror standout is a strange melding of its makers' contrasting sensibilities that's most frightening in some circles for the persistent rumor that the film itself is cursed; several cast members died premature deaths.

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  15. ShockaCon Horror and Sci-Fi Convention to host celebrities, regional artistsRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Huntington News

    ... Zach Galligan (Gremlins), Steve Johnson (Ghostbusters), Camille Keaton (I Spit on Your Grave), Oliver Robins (Poltergeist), and Mountain Monsters John Tice, Willy McQuillan, and Wild Bill will be presenting panels and demos and signing autographs ...

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  16. Ten '80s movies to watch when you're done with 'Stranger Things'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... between the Upside-Down world and reality is blurred in "Stranger Things." Carol Anne (Heather O'Rourke) in "Poltergeist" communicates with her family through a television. Will (Noah Schnapp) in "Stranger Things" communicates through light bulbs. ...

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  17. 'Stranger Things' is filled with '80s nostalgia-bait :0Read the original story

    Jul 22, 2016 | New York Post

    ... to flee - but she stands her ground. We're thinking shades of Dee Wallace in "E.T." and JoBeth Williams in "Poltergeist," the latter of whom has a memorable conversation with her ghost-abducted daughter. Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown), the mysterious ...

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  18. The Behind the Scenes Pic of the Day: Spielberg with stars from both Poltergeist and E.T.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... show. The first image I'm going to post is a weird one because it's actually a BTS pic of two films at once: Poltergeist AND E.T. Yep, that's Steven Spielberg holding a young star from each, Drew Barrymore on his right arm and Heather O'Rourke on ...

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  19. Stephen Colbert ridicules Corey Lewandowski: 'Someone was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Raw Story

    ... Colbert quoted. "And just this afternoon, his communications director said this," Colbert then ran the famous "Poltergeist" clip of actress Dominique Dunne screaming "What's happening!" So with staff being thrown out and funding drying up, what will ...

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  20. Return of the Living Dead (Blu-ray) Collector's EditionRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | DVD Verdict

    ... the horror and suspense going until the final reel of the film. The story is rather simple: Frank (James Karen, Poltergeist ) and Freddie (Thom Matthews, Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives ) are two warehouse workers at the Uneeda Medical Supply ...

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