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Poltergeist III (1988) Movie Information

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Poltergeist III (1988)
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Overall Rank:

23265

Avg. Rating:

1.82/4

# of Ratings:

49

Genres:

Action, Drama

Rating:

PG-13

Language:

English

Theater Date:

06/10/1988

Director:

Gary Sherman

Actors:

Tom Skerritt
Nancy Allen
Heather O'Rourke
Zelda Rubinstein
Lara Flynn Boyle
Kipley Wentz

 

 

 

 

Plot Outline:

Carol Anne is sent to a high rise building in Chicago to live with her aunt in hopes of escaping the supernatural forces that have plagued her, but the spirits aren't about to give up. -- Chris Kavan

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Matthew Brady 06/01/2015 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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1/4 

Poltergeist III is a terrible movie with lots of flaws and errors and it's a real same that this was Heather O'Rourke last role before he tragic death.

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dukeakasmudge 09/19/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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4/4 

Scared the crap out of me

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Snoogans 05/22/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
1/4 

Not worth watching.

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CJP 09/20/2008 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
1/4 

Action: 1.5/3 + Comedy: 0/2 + Good vs Evil: 1/1 + Love/Sex: 0.5/1 + Special Effects: 0/1 + Plot: 0.5/1 + Music: 0/1 = 3.5 or 35%. The franchise had obviously run it's course by the second film, which would have made anything decent within this film gravy. Alas, there's really nothing good or clever to note here. Thus, hard-core fans can watch it to see the franchise end. Others can just laugh at the poor scare tactics and perhaps claim that it foreshadows other poor horror films such as Mirrors.

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Chris Kavan 09/20/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
1/4 

The fun of the first, the adequacy of the second - the deplorable nature of the third. Few of the original actors are here, the effects are pretty lame and the whole mirror thing just doesn't work for me. Should have stopped while ahead.

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06/23/2008 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Weak.

This is almost painful, but given writer/director Gary Sherman's portfolio, one can't be too surprised. So yes, 80% of the script is simply "Carol Anne" - someone yelling it, someone crying it, whispering, screaming, or saying it mockingly...one can look past this thanks to the god awful acting, the ridiculous mirror-filled (and glaringly obvious FAKE mirror-filled) setting and of course the whole idea that Carol Anne's parents simply shipped her off to Chicago...

The major disappointment with this installment, as well as the second, was the introduction of "Kane." This lukewarm character offers no chills...in fact he doesn't contribute much of anything, and what he DID have he spent all of in the sequel. The faceless evil force of the original movie succeeds in that ever-successful me...

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0.5/4 

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