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High Spirits (18-Nov-1988)

Director: Neil Jordan

Writer: Neil Jordan

Keywords: Romantic Comedy, Ghost

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Connie Booth
Actor
1944   Polly Shearman on Fawlty Towers
Beverly D'Angelo
Actor
15-Nov-1951   National Lampoon's Vacation
Peter Gallagher
Actor
19-Aug-1955   American Beauty
Steve Guttenberg
Actor
24-Aug-1958   Police Academy
Daryl Hannah
Actor
3-Dec-1960   Splash
Liam Neeson
Actor
7-Jun-1952   Rob Roy, Gangs of New York
Peter O'Toole
Actor
2-Aug-1932 14-Dec-2013 Lawrence of Arabia
Liz Smith
Actor
11-Dec-1921   The Royle Family
Jennifer Tilly
Actor
16-Sep-1958   Bound, Monsters, Inc.

REVIEWS

Review by anonymous (posted on 26-Jan-2007)

After the very sudden demise of his father, vagabond and drunkard Peter Plunkett (played to the hilt by Peter O'Toole) finds himself Laird of Castle Plunkett, his ancestral home. With the Castle rapidly falling down around his ears and family funds nill, he must find a way to fend off an unscrupulous American who intends to foreclose on a mortgage on the Castle. During a fit of desperation, he hears his mother mention the ghosts in the Castle, and he hits on a plan - he will advertise the Castle as the "most haunted" in Ireland, and take in guests! So what if Castle Plunkett isn't really haunted? Peter and his employees will make it haunted!Enter the American tourists, with a cast including Steve Guttenberg, Beverly D'Angelo, Jennifer Tilly, and Connie Booth. But there is quite a surprise in store for everyone! Darryl Hannah and Liam Neeson also give great performances. This is a "must see" for anyone who is a Peter O'Toole fan, a fan of the ghost genre, or an "Erinophile". Plus great music!Enjoy!


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