Behind the scenes of Poltergeist

Poltergeist released on June 4, 1982. Poltergeist was a major critical and commercial success, becoming the eighth-highest-grossing film of 1982.

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Poltergeist released on June 4, 1982. Poltergeist was a major critical and commercial success, becoming the eighth-highest-grossing film of 1982.

By: Joseph Sanfilippo, Editor

Steven Spielberg conceived E.T. and Poltergeist as one film titled, Night Skies. Both films are about a suburban family whose lives are changed by a supernatural alien entity in their home.