High Spirits
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Following a number of successful films, among them Mona Lisa, produced in his native Ireland, director Neil Jordan went to Hollywood for High Spirits, an old-fashioned story about an American who inherits not only a centuries-old Irish castle but the ghost who inhabits it as well.

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 18%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Flat and sitcom-y; Hannah's costume looks like a plastic trash bag"
‑ James Sanford, Kalamazoo Gazette
"What was Neil Jordan thinking?"
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, New Times
"I saw this movie when I was lonely and it helped somewhat."
‑ Gregory Weinkauf, New Times
"Not Neil Jordan at his best"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Ghastly ghost story."
‑ Gerry Shamray, Your Movies (cleveland.com)
"High Spirits most clearly resembles a disturbingly hollow combination of Ghostbusters, Police Academy, and every loud noise you've ever heard."
‑ Scott Weinberg, Apollo Guide
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