Ghost StoryMaking its UK debut courtesy of second sight is Ghost Story. It was one of the most talked about horror films of the early 1980s, thanks to the wealth of Hollywood royalty nearing the end of their careers starring in what was, for many of them, their only horror film.

Starring Fred Astaire, Melvyn Douglas, Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and John Houseman, the film follows a quartet of elderly friends who while away their time by telling each other spooky stories and creepy tales as part of their Chowder Society group. But when one of them meets an untimely end and the rest are afflicted with troubling nightmares, it appears as if past crimes could be catching up with them…


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