Synopsis: Sam Wheat is a banker, Molly Jensen is an artist, and the two are madly in love. However, when Sam is murdered by friend and corrupt business partner Carl Bruner over a shady business deal, he is left to roam the earth as a powerless spirit. When he learns of Carl's betrayal, Sam must seek the help of psychic Oda Mae Brown to set things right and protect Molly from Carl and his goons.
Director(s): Jerry Zucker
Production: Paramount Pictures
  Won 2 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 23 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
127 min

We'll paint it.

We'll what?

Are you OK?

I'm fine.

What's the matter?


Are you worried

about the promotion?

No, not really.

Then what?

Moving in together?


I don't know.


a lot of things.

I just don't want

the bubble to burst.

It seems like...

whenever anything good

in my life happens

I'm just afraid

I'm going to lose it.

I love you.

I really love you.


The pilot's first report

of trouble was

the blew the number

two engine

the one in the tail of the plane.

It was fully loaded...

Oh, Jesus.

Another one?

Don't watch that.

I should cancel

my LA trip.

These things always

happen in threes.

Sam, get serious!

Besides, you lead

a charmed life.

Yeah, so did they.

It's amazing.

Just like that...


What are you doing?

I couldn't sleep.


I really must have

passed out.

What time is it?

It's 2 am.

Oh, no.

I hope it wasn't

a masterpiece.

Well, it's not now.

Can I help?


Put your hands here.

Now get them wet.

Let the clay slide

between your fingers.

Oh, no.

What's the matter?

A glitch.

What's up?

The Greenberg and White accounts,

I can't get in. The macro doesn't work.

I changed it.

- Chaned it? Why?

- I just want to nose around a bit.

Is something wrong?

Can you keep a secret?

Yeah, sure.

What's up?

There's too much money

in these accounts.

Too much money?

That's impossible.

Sam, this is going

to take you hours.

- Let me do this.

- It already has taken me hours.

Well, let me figure

it out for you.

No, it's OK.

It's like a vendetta now.

Thanks, though,

I appreciate it.


If you start to go

blind, just give a shout.

OK. Adis.

Listen, I was wandering what are

you and Moll doing tonight?

We're going to the theatre.

She wants to see Macbeth.

I think she likes the

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Bruce Joel Rubin

Bruce Joel Rubin is an American screenwriter best known for the supernatural romance Ghost, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. He also wrote the screenplay for the 1990 psychological thriller Jacob's Ladder. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018


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