The Canterville Ghost (1985 film)

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The Canterville Ghost
DVD cover of The Canterville Ghost (1985 film).jpg
Genre Family
Distributed by Public Broadcasting Service
Disney Channel
Directed by William F. Claxton
Written by Oscar Wilde (story)
Starring Richard Kiley
Jenny Beck
Shelley Fabares
Barry Van Dyke
Mary Wickes
Music by Misha Segal
Cinematography Sherman Kunkel
Editing by Ed Cotter
Country U.S.A.
Language English
Release date 1985
Running time 56 min.

The Canterville Ghost is a 1985 American fantasy-comedy film. It is one of many treatments based on the novella of Oscar Wilde, The Canterville Ghost.


The ghost of Sir Simon Canterville has been roaming his castle for centuries. After demonstrating cowardice in life, he must find a brave descendant to obtain rest.


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