The Frighteners

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Brief Synopsis: "After a car accident in which his wife, Debra, was killed and he was injured, Frank Bannister develops psychic abilities allowing him to see, hear, and communicate with ghosts."

Overall Ranking: 1911 (Rank from 1996: # 21)

Adjusted* Rating:
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Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 0%
Regular 33.33%
Half-Popped 66.67%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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People Involved

  • Michael J. Fox (Frank Bannister)
  • Jeffrey Combs (Milton Dammers)
  • Jake Busey (Johnny Charles Bartlett)
  • Chi McBride (Cyrus)
  • Trini Alvarado (Dr. Lucy Lynskey)
  • Peter Dobson (Ray Lynskey)
  • John Astin (The Judge)
  • Jim Fyfe (Stuart)
  • Troy Evans (Sheriff Walt Perry)
  • Julianna McCarthy (Old Lady Bradley)
  • R. Lee Ermey (Sgt. Hiles)
  • Elizabeth Hawthorne (Magda Rees-Jones)
  • Melanie Lynskey (Deputy)
  • Stuart Devenie (Museum Curator)
  • Leslie Wing (Mrs. Waterhouse)
  • Dee Wallace (Patricia Ann Bradley)
  • Peter Jackson (Director)