In fact, you might even say she found it to be downright preposterous. What happens in these movies is truly the stuff of nightmares, but to many, it's what happened in real life to some of the cast members that's far more tragic. While Steve, Diane, and Dana rush downstairs to rescue him, the closet in the children's bedroom begins to glow and starts to suck up everything in the room, including Carol Anne. O'Rourke's tragic end would be the fourth death of a Poltergeist major cast member in a six-year span. Join thousands of other users in fan casting your favorite stories. Nightmare with Henry Kane and his ghosts He's the gaunt, 19th century-looking cult leader who spends most of Poltergeist II trying to infiltrate the Freeling residence and abduct Carol Ann — and yes, he's also the same dude who possessed the aforementioned tequila worm. Even though he completed principal photography of the film, Beck would never live to see the theatrical release of Poltergeist II since he passed away on September 14, 1985 — during the film's post-production period and a full eight months before its premiere. Story added by jasonyoung137 on October 28, 2020, Role added by jasonyoung137 on October 28, 2020. That night, the family checks into the hotel with nothing left. You know, wake up and small the budget. Some believe it even influenced his chilling final performance in a film. She goes to school often in the film. Die Rolle des Reverend Kane wurde von dem Schauspieler und Performancekünstler Julian Beck übernommen, der im September 1985, einen Monat nach Ende der Hauptdreharbeiten, einer Magenkrebserkrankung erlag. Allein in den USA spielte der Film am Startwochenende vom 23. Take 30 seconds to create a completely free profile, which will allow you to: Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family, the Freelings -- Steve, Diane, teenaged Dana, eight-year-old Robbie, and five-year-old Carol Ann-- when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Most never consider her death part of the curse due to her age, cause of death, and how far removed it was from the close string of deaths between 1982 and 1988. Story added by batsonjacksont on February 20, 2019, Role added by batsonjacksont on February 20, 2019. There is no curse — it is just tragic coincidences," he said. Der Film wurde ohne Regisseur Brian Gibsons Zustimmung von insgesamt 130 Minuten Laufzeit auf 91 Minuten heruntergekürzt. Icon of Dana for fans of Poltergeist. He quickly tells her goodnight and to get off the phone, which she begrudgingly agrees. 1982. her father died on August 26. Because of that, Dana has either moved out from her family or she could've went to college as the first sequel intended her. Due to Dunne's death, Dana did not appear in Poltergeist II, or Poltergeist III. Il sera suivi de Poltergeist 3 en 1988. "They're heeeeere!" Beck was dying of stomach cancer during the production and the entire crew was well aware of his diagnosis. Do you know the perfect person for this role? Kane versucht derweil immer noch, Steven davon zu überzeugen, ihn ins Haus zu lassen, bevor es zu spät sei; doch Steven schafft es, seinen Überredungskünsten zu widerstehen, und Kane verschwindet. Aus Dank verschenkt Steven am Ende etwas voreilig sein altes klappriges Auto an Taylor. Série Poltergeist Poltergeist (1982) Poltergeist 3 (1988) Pour plus de détails, voir Fiche technique et Distribution Poltergeist 2 ou Poltergeist II: L'autre côté au Québec (Poltergeist II: The Other Side) est un film d'horreur américain de Brian Gibson , sorti en 1986 . She has two younger siblings, a younger brother Robbie and a little sister Carol Anne Freeling. During production of Poltergeist III in 1987, O'Rourke was undergoing treatment for Crohn's disease, which would turn out to be a misdiagnosis. Julian Beck died from cancer in his mature years. Dana Freeling is the oldest daughter of Steven & Diane Freeling. Examples cited in his interview include House on Haunted Hill and the 1931 Frankenstein. While the deaths of Dominique Dunne, Julian Beck, Will Sampson, and Heather O'Rourke are seen as part of the supposed "curse," there is another death that some fans like to bring up to further pile on the evidence, but it happened 17 years after the release of the original movie and it's very likely someone you don't recall seeing. On November 4, 1982, just three weeks before what would have been her 23rd birthday, she was removed from life support and pronounced dead. Nun zeigt der Dämon sein wahres Gesicht in Form eines schrecklich hässlichen Monsters und zwingt die Freelings erneut, Heim und Besitz hinter sich zu lassen. It's apparent there's a lot of real-life death surrounding the Poltergeist movies, and while some like to believe it has to do with a curse, others believe it's simply a string of unfortunate coincidences. When she returns, it's now in a side ponytail full of hairbands. The most well-known death that sparked and fuels the "Poltergeist curse" fire to this day was the shocking loss of Heather O' Rourke, who played Carol Ann — the young, angelic face of the entire franchise. I think that it's pretty much a courtesy to put to an end this superstitious crap. Sämtliche Kürzungen betreffen fast ausschließlich Dialogszenen, unter anderem sogar einige wichtige, die das verstrichene Jahr zwischen Teil 1 und 2 beschreiben sowie Tanginas Besessenheit, die wahren Hintergründe herauszufinden, und weitere Informationen über Kane und seine Sekte und einen kurzen, erklärenden Dialog, der Tochter Danas Abwesenheit damit erklärt, dass sie nun anderswo ein College besuche.