Written by:Steven Spielberg (Screenplay), Michael Grais (Screenplay), Mark Victor (Screenplay), Steven Spielberg (Story)
Script Synopsis:Steve Freeling lives with his wife, Diane, and their three children, Dana, Robbie, and Carol Anne, in Southern California where he sells houses for the company that built the neighborhood. It starts with just a few odd occurrences, such as broken dishes and furniture moving around by itself. However, when he realizes that something truly evil haunts his home, Steve calls in a team of parapsychologists led by Dr. Lesh to help before it's too late.
Poltergeist Script Resources:*4365
- Poltergeist Script PDF - 1st draft at The Daily Script
- Poltergeist Script PDF at Script Slug
- Poltergeist Script PDF - 1st Draft at The Script Savant
- Poltergeist Script at archive.org
- Poltergeist Script PDF - [1st][miss pg 50][Undated] at Script Fly ($)
- Poltergeist Script PDF - 6/19/1981 at Script City ($)
- Poltergeist Transcript at Script-O-Rama
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- Poltergeist ( tt0084516 ) at IMDb
- Poltergeist ( 609 ) at TheMovieDB.org