The Canterville Ghost (1986)

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TV Film. Adaptation of the story by Oscar Wilde, adapted by Sue Grafton, Steve Humphrey and George Zateslo. Harry Canterville loses his job in Cleveland Ohio, but learns that he is heir to a Norman castle in England. However the ghost of 17th century Sir Simon de Canterville is determined to frighten them away.

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