Directed by Sidney Poitier, and written by Chris Reese (screenplay), "Ghost Dad" (also known as "Ghost Dad - Nachrichten von Dad", "Papà è un fantasma") is a Comedy/Fantasy film, released on June 29 of 1990 in the USA . Bill Cosby and Kimberly Russell are starring, alongside Denise Nicholas, Ian Bannen, Christine Ebersole and Barry Corbin.
Ahh... the joys of transparenthood.
Who directed "Ghost Dad":
Ghost Dad was directed by Sidney Poitier, an American actor, director, and writer.
Before making Ghost Dad, Sidney Poitier had directed Hanky Panky, released in 1982, Stir Crazy (1980), A Piece of the Action (1977), Let's Do It Again (1975), Uptown Saturday Night (1974), and A Warm December (1973).
When was "Ghost Dad" released:
Ghost Dad was initally released in the United States on Friday, June 29, 1990. Also released on Friday, June 29, 1990 has been Wait Until Spring, Bandini (dir. Dominique Deruddere). This was twenty-seven (27) years ago.
It has been released on Thursday, December 20, 1990 in Australia.
What is the cast of "Ghost Dad":
At the casting of Ghost Dad we find Bill Cosby, previously seen in Leonard Part 6 (1987) and Bill Cosby: Himself (1983); Kimberly Russell (Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991), Sugar Hill (1994)); Denise Nicholas (Capricorn One (1978), A Piece of the Action (1977)) [ more... ]
- Raynor Scheine and Dakin Matthews also appeared in Funny Farm, released in 1988.
- Dakin Matthews and Barry Corbin also appeared in Permanent Record, released in 1988.
- Bill Cosby and Denise Nicholas also appeared in Let's Do It Again, released in 1975.
- Denise Nicholas and Bill Cosby also appeared together in A Piece of the Action, released in 1977.
What is the Storyline of "Ghost Dad":
Elliott Hopper (Bill Cosby) is a workaholic widower who is about to land the deal of a lifetime at work. His busy life results in him not paying attention to his home life. Forgetting his daughter Diane's birthday, Elliott attempts to make up for his wrong doing by promising her she can have his car when he secures the deal at work on the coming Thursday, hoping in the process for a promotion and new company car. After being persuaded to give the car to his daughter early, Elliott then ends up hailing a [...]
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