|A teen who lost her mother befriends friendly ghost casper while staying at a mean heiress's haunted mansion.|
"A family fantasy comedy of astonishing technical achievement. Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune
Editor's NoteSteven Spielberg produced this live-action feature starring the friendly ghost created in 1940 by Joe Orolio. In it, greedy heiress Carrigan Crittenden inherits the haunted Whipstaff Manor and discovers that the house contains a treasure, which is closely guarded by three nasty ghosts. She invites ghost therapist Dr. James Harvey, and his daughter Kat, to move into the eerie mansion and get rid of the supernatural creatures.The nephew of the three spirits is Casper, a friendly ghost who becomes Kat's pal. Casper takes Kat to his father's secret lab where he once attempted to bring Casper back to life with a special machine. Carrigan eavesdrops on their conversation and decides to become a ghost herself, in the hope that she will get the booty more easily. Then she can use the machine to change back to a human. However, Carrigan doesn't realize that you can't flirt with the afterlife.
Cast & Crew
|Brad Silberling - Director|
|Dean Cudney - Director of Photography|
|James Horner - Musical Score|
|Colin Wilson - Producer|
|Sherri Stoner - Writer|
|Deanna Oliver - Writer|
Customer Reviews of Casper
One of the best2/27/2012
This was my first movie that i went and watch at the theater wheni was little can couldn't find it anywhere and finally found it. Great movie you will like it, its worth the money.
This movie is uplifting, fun, and an overall enchanting favorite in my collection. One of Hollywood's best.