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The Real Poltergeist | Ghost Story behind the 80’s Movie

In 1958, a man named James Hermann got a call from his wife. That simple phone call started a series of events around the family’s uninvited guest. Also known as, a poltergeist.

This experience in Long Island, New York, inspired the famous 1980’s movie. Propelling the term to infamous heights.

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Real Story of Poltergeist and the Lady of Hamilton’s Scottish Rite

Main Subject: Scottish Rite of Freemasonry (Hamilton, ON, Canada) – –

The user question leads Daniel to the true ghost story behind the 80’s classic horror movie, Poltergeist. Under its other name, restlessness, he talks a bit about the believability of the movie.

Even though the movie does take deep liberties with the real story, there are similarities. Especially when catching the attention of a Doctor of Parapsychology.

Vintage Ghost Walks from the tours inside Hamilton, Ontario’s Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. On the grand staircase, the lesser known portrait of a woman in the white dress, and her reaching out to an investigator.