Hold That Ghost (Oh, Charlie)
Hold That Ghost (Oh, Charlie) (1941)

Hold That Ghost was the second of Abbott and Costello's starring films, but was held back from release in favor of their third picture, the more "topical" In the Navy. In Ghost, Bud and Lou play a couple of service-station… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 1, 1941
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

One of the best horror comedy romps featuring Abbott and Costello...

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Not up to the standards of Buck Privates, but it does have its moments.

Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The duo would capitalize on this balance in the later monster movies, but it works just as well here.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Above average Abbott and Costello comedy-thriller

Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

One of Bud & Lou's funniest, featuring their classic candle sequence.


Flixster Audience Score: 94% Flixster User Reviews
David Ladd
"Hold That Ghost" was Abbott and Costello's fourth feature film, and the third in which they were headline billed. Also going three for three… More
Henrik Schunk
This has been the first Abbot & Costello movie I ever saw, and although I enjoyed it, they are not match for legendary comedy team Laurel & Hardy.… More
Christopher Brown
Very funny Bud and Lou film. I haven't seen this one in a very long time, but I do remember loving this.