Christ!". 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. Die Familie, die entschlossen ist, das Böse ein für alle Mal zu besiegen, um wieder in Ruhe leben zu können, macht sich auf den Weg, um sich erneut ein neues Zuhause zu suchen. In a 2015 interview with the Daily Mail, when asked about the strange deaths surrounding the franchise, he told them he believes there is no curse. And why didn't they mention her in the second movie? On April 1, 2009, Tatum was on the run after a violent altercation with his mother's ex-boyfriend when he randomly came across Perryman's home (the two had never met) and killed him. Der fanatische Gläubige Kane führte vor vielen Jahren eine Gruppe von Menschen in die Höhle, indem er ihnen vortäuschte, dass der Weltuntergang bevorstehe und ließ sie nicht mehr gehen. Am nächsten Tag trifft Carol Anne im Einkaufszentrum zum ersten Mal auf den unheimlichen alten Mann mit Hut, den sie einen Tag zuvor gemalt hat. Beck was dying of stomach cancer during the production and the entire crew was well aware of his diagnosis. Doch Kane möchte das verhindern und reißt Carol Anne und Diane an sich. Just to steal his car. ... Diane, teenaged Dana, eight-year-old Robbie, and five-year-old Carol Ann-- when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Use the form below to make a suggestion! While contacting Carol Anne through the television, Dana begins to sob in her father's arm and says she cannot stay here. Sie finden nun dutzende Skelette der Menschen, die hier unten sterben mussten. Who can forget those chilling words from little Carol Ann (Heather O'Rourke) as ghostly apparitions projected out of a television and into the Freeling family household in the classic 1982 horror film Poltergeist? Er blockierte den Ausgang der Höhle; die Menschen konnten sich nicht mehr befreien und mussten qualvoll ersticken. 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. On November 4, 1982, just three weeks before what would have been her 23rd birthday, she was removed from life support and pronounced dead. Poltergeist II (1986) was the second film of the Poltergeist Trilogy. Der Darsteller Will Sampson (Taylor) starb etwa ein Jahr nach der Premiere des Films infolge sich ergebender Komplikationen bei einer Herzoperation. Seither hat sich die übernatürliche Begabung Carol Annes nicht mehr bemerkbar gemacht. Die Großmutter spürt jedoch, dass Carol Anne etwas ganz Besonderes ist und dieselbe Fähigkeit besitzt, Dinge zu sehen, wie sie. Taylor ist schon zu weit weg, um ihr Rufen zu hören. "To be completely honest, I don't think anyone that was involved in the movie ever really took the curse seriously. 2009. His reason? After Carol Anne's disappearance, she saw the tornado. Otherwise, you should close this page and view another page. Some remember actor Will Sampson as Chief Bromden from One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, but horror fans know him as Taylor, the Native American shaman from Poltergeist II. Diane confirms and says Dana might want to get a ride at a local hotel near the highway, to which Dana murmurs she knows where that is. her funeral was held on November 6. E. Buzz grabs the bag, causing chips to scatter across the bed, and eats the leftover crumbs on the hallway carpet. Robbie Freeling, played by Oliver Robins, is alive and well. Dana and Robbie squabble some more until the glass of milk Robbie is drinking spontaneously combusts and spills on his older sister's homework. Am Abend dringt das Böse ungehindert in das Haus ein und greift zunächst Robbie an. At the end of the movie, it is revealed that the houses in Cuesta Verde Estates were built over a graveyard. She appeared in Poltergeist, portrayed by the late Dominique Dunne. When she returns, it's now in a side ponytail full of hairbands. When Steve asks where Carol Anne is, Dana says she left her upstairs. Dieser reißt nun abermals Carol Anne an sich und zieht sie mit ins Jenseits. She soon stays with a friend named Lisa while Robbie and E. Buzz are sent to the family's paternal grandmother. Unlike Dominique Dunne's shocking murder, Beck passed away after a long battle with stomach cancer, something he had been diagnosed with in 1983. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Am darauffolgenden Abend ergreift der Dämon sodann Besitz von Carol Annes Vater Steven, um ihn gefügig zu machen und Carol Anne so zu sich zu holen und ins Jenseits zu entführen. One night, while the family sleeps, their pet dog E. Buzz trots around each room looking for scraps of food. 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. Mature pages are recommended for those who are 18 years of age and older. Sampson passed away on June 3, 1987, but much like Beck's situation, he had a preexisting medical condition. How ironic would it be if these real skeletons somehow jinxed the cast? Diane jokingly asks if it makes her look cool, causing Dana to smile, kiss her mother, and leave. Die Familienmitglieder springen ins Auto und fahren zu einem Diner. Nur die Liebe ihrer Familie kann sie jetzt noch retten. On the evening of October 30, 1982, Dunne was brutally strangled by an aggravated ex-boyfriend. Will Sampson passed away after receiving a heart and lung transplant. Due to Dunne's death, Dana did not appear in Poltergeist II, or Poltergeist III. During production of Poltergeist III in 1987, O'Rourke was undergoing treatment for Crohn's disease, which would turn out to be a misdiagnosis. That's really the way it worked," he added. Poltergeist II: The Other Side and Poltergeist III Offizieller Regisseur des Films war Tobe Hooper, der jedoch von der Postproduktion des Films ausgeschlossen war, die leitend Spielberg übernahm. The case was settled two years later when the killer, who'd stopped taking his medication for bipolar disorder shortly before the murder, was sentenced to life in prison. ", The tragic real-life story of the Poltergeist cast. Dana Freeling is the 16-year-old daughter of Steve and Diane and the older sister of Robbie and Carol Anne. Carol Annes Spielzeugtelefon läutet abermals, wiederum scheint sie mit ihrer Großmutter zu telefonieren. An argument erupted on Dunne's driveway, where the deadly attack took place. 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. Desecration of human remains plays a big role in the first film as the probable cause of the Freelings' pesky poltergeist problem. Due to Dunne's death, Dana did not appear in Poltergeist II, or Poltergeist III. During an operation the 12-year-old O'Rourke was undergoing the same day of her death, it was also revealed that she did not have Crohn's disease, but an acute bowel obstruction due to a congenital stenosis — something that could've been surgically corrected had it been detected sooner. Il sera suivi de Poltergeist 3 en 1988. Tangina spürt dabei eine dunkle und böse Macht und ahnt, dass sich hier Schreckliches zugetragen haben muss. She appeared in Poltergeist, portrayed by the late Dominique Dunne. September 1986 in die deutschen Kinos. Das erste Todesopfer, des mysteriösen Poltergeist Fluch, war die damals 22 Jährige „Dominique Dunne“, die in dem ersten Teil die Rolle der „Dana Freeling“ spielte. The family leaves the town in the pouring rain and their house ceases to exist, shocking the neighborhood. She rushes out and tells her parents a tornado took the tree. Dana Freeling is the oldest child of Steven & Diane Freeling. When Diane questions Carol Anne saying "They're Here!" By using our Services, you agree to our use of cookies. Ein Jahr ist seit den schrecklichen Ereignissen im Haus der Freelings vergangen. Sampson suffered from scleroderma, a chronic degenerative condition that caused him severe malnourishment and other complications with his heart, skin, and lungs. Dana, Diane, and Robbie stare down as Carol Anne answers unspecified questions to the television as she presses her hands against the screen. 1982. her father died on August 26. Poltergeist II (Originaltitel: The Other Side) ist ein US-amerikanischer Horrorfilm des Regisseurs Brian Gibson aus dem Jahr 1986. Dana calls out for her father and climbs into the car as the family and her friend's car pull away. She appeared in Poltergeist, portrayed by the late Dominique Dunne. At first the ghosts appear friendly, moving objects around the house to the amusement of everyone, then they turn nasty and start to terrorise the family before they "kidnap" the youngest daughter. Doch plötzlich taucht der Geist von Grandma Jessica auf und bringt Carol Anne zurück zu ihrer Familie. This theory doesn't exactly hold up, though — Williams is still alive and well, as is daddy Freeling himself, Craig T. Nelson. https://poltergeist.fandom.com/wiki/Dana_Freeling?oldid=4360. Even if you're just a casual moviegoer or horror fan, you've probably heard of "the Poltergeist curse." When Dana arrives back home at the end of her house, her hairstyle has strangely changed. And that's likely how she would want it. Diane hat einen schrecklichen Alptraum von Zombies, die sie angreifen und über dem Haus braut sich eine dunkle Wolke zusammen. Examples cited in his interview include House on Haunted Hill and the 1931 Frankenstein. They do make for great spooky stories, but at the end of the day, they really aren't true.". Diane, watching from the kitchen window, chuckles. Nach ihrer Flucht lebt die Familie bei Dianes Mutter Jessica, die ein Haus auf dem Land besitzt. Er stellt sich als Reverend Kane vor und meint, er wolle nur mit ihnen reden und sie vor Taylor warnen. Er segnet und reinigt das Haus und erklärt ihnen, dass er es vorerst beschützen könne. Because of that, Dana has either moved out from her family or she could've went to college as the first sequel intended her.