The Canterville Ghost
The Canterville Ghost (1944)

During World War II, a group of American soldiers lodge themselves in an English castle, where they encounter a 300-year-old ghost who died of cowardice. The ghost proves to be distantly related to one of the soldiers, who fears meeting a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 1, 1944
DVD Release Date: August 21, 1991
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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...a pleasant little fantasy, as well as a lighthearted bit of World War II propaganda.

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Nell Minow
Movie Mom

Delicious fantasy with splendid performances by O'Brien, Young, and Laughton.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Its purpose was to foster good will between the UK and the USA.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Sweet wartime comedy

Steve Crum

MGM comedy-fantasy combined with WWII theme is classic.

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