High Spirits

High Spirits (1988)

He's an American. She's a ghost. Vacation romances are always a hassle.

  • Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
  • Release Date: 1988-11-18
  • User Rating: 5.7/10 from 132 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Palace Pictures
  • Production Country: Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director:
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From 132 Ratings
5.8 47 27%


When Peter Plunkett's Irish castle turned hotel is about to be repossesed, he decides to spice up the attraction a bit for the 'Yanks' by having his staff pretend to haunt the castle. The trouble begins when a busload of American tourists arrive - along with some real ghosts.

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  • High Spirits Photos

    Sound George Fenton Original Music Composer
    Art Anton Furst Production Design
    Art Barbara Drake Set Decoration
    Directing Neil Jordan Director
    Writing Neil Jordan Writer
    Art Nigel Phelps Art Direction
    Costume & Make-Up Emma Porteous Costume Design
    Camera Alex Thomson Director of Photography
    Editing Michael Bradsell Editor
    Crew Martin Grace Stunt Coordinator
    Production Hugh Harlow Production Manager
    Crew Eddie Powell Stunts
    Directing Pat Rambaut Script Supervisor
    Camera Tom Collins Still Photographer