Hysterical (1983)

PG 07/29/1983 (US) HorrorComedyFantasyFamily 1h 30m

WARNING This movie contains scenes of violent comedy, explicit humour and excessive laughter.


Frederic Lansing is a writer who hopes to find inspiration while vacationing in Hellview, Oregon; however, the lighthouse in which he's staying is haunted by the ghost of Venetia, who had killed herself 100 years ago and now wants to use Lansing as a vessel for her dead husband, Captain Howdy. When Howdy's ghost starts killing people, two bumbling scientists are brought in to investigate the history of the lighthouse and solve the case.

  1. Chris Bearde


  2. Mark Hudson


  3. Bill Hudson


  4. Brett Hudson


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  1. Bill Hudson

    Bill Hudson

    Frederic Lansing

  2. Mark Hudson

    Mark Hudson

    Dr. Paul Batton

  3. Brett Hudson

    Brett Hudson

    Fritz Batton

  4. Cindy Pickett

    Cindy Pickett


  5. Richard Kiel

    Richard Kiel

    Captain James Howdy

  6. Julie Newmar

    Julie Newmar


  7. Robert Donner

    Robert Donner


  8. Murray Hamilton

    Murray Hamilton

    The Mayor

  9. Clint Walker

    Clint Walker

    The Sheriff

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Original Language English

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