TV Tango Search


|              FREE: Ask a TV Expert

Canterville Ghost, The

Canterville Ghost, The

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Saturday, January 27, 1996 6.7 11 3
(Click any date to see TV listings for that day)
  • Season: 1995-96
  • Network: ABC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Sci-Fi / Supernatural / Fantasy
  • Based On: Canterville Ghost, The written by Oscar Wilde
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

Buy This Show on DVD or Watch Online

Legal Full Movie
Not Available Online
(That We Know Of)

Plot Synopsis

Based on the short story by Oscar Wilde. While on sabbatical in England, an American physicist and his family rent a castle which is commonly known to be haunted. The ghost soon appears to the visiting teenage daughter; it seems his soul is trapped because he killed his beloved wife in a jealous rage triggered by false information. She realizes she can fulfill the age old prophecy bestowed on the house, setting his spirit free-- bringing peach and harmony to the manor.


Production Company:

  • Anasszi Prods. IAW Signboard Hill Prods.

Production Type:

  • Independent
All data is checked with on-screen credits before being entered into the database.