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Ghost / Paramount Pictures presents a Howard W. Koch production ; a Jerry Zucker film ; produced by Lisa Weinstein ; written by Bruce Joel Rubin ; directed by Jerry Zucker.

Weinstein, Lisa. (Added Author). Rubin, Bruce Joel. (Added Author). Zucker, Jerry. (Added Author). Swayze, Patrick. (Added Author). Moore, Demi. (Added Author). Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955- (Added Author). Goldwyn, Tony. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author). Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoppi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn. (Cast).

A man killed during a robbery gone wrong remains on Earth as a ghost because of his love for his girlfriend. He teams up with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder, and to rescue his sweetheart from a similar fate.

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  • ISBN: 1415727651
  • ISBN: 9781415727652
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's ed.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Special features: Commentary by director Jerry Zucker and writer Bruce Joel Rubin; "'Ghost' stories:" the making of a classic; inside the paranormal; alchemy of a love scene; cinema's great romances; theatrical trailer; photo gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Adam Greenberg ; editor, Walter Murch ; music, Maurice Jarre ; costume designer, Ruth Morley ; production designer, Jane Musky.
Participant or Performer Note:
Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoppi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround, NTSC.
Language Note:
English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0) or French (Dolby 2.0) dialogue, English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Award (USA), 1991: Best Supporting Actress (Whoopi Goldberg) ; Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Bruce Joel Rubin).
Subject: Ghost plays.
Psychics > Drama.
Supernatural > Drama.
Murder victims > Drama.
Murder victims' families > Drama.
Genre: Romantic plays.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Ghosts in motion pictures.
Supernatural in motion pictures.
Love in motion pictures.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thriller > Feature.
Romance > Feature.
Crime > Feature.
Feature films.
Suspense films.
Love stories.

Available copies

  • 26 of 26 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Somerset County Federated Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Meyersdale Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 26 total copies.
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Meyersdale Public Library DVD GHOST (Text) 30512005417090 MEYM Videos Available -

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