- Rated: PG
- Run Time: 1 hours, 30 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: March 13, 2001
- Originally Released: 1987
- Label: Image Entertainment
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Snap Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital Stereo - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
A feisty little ghost named Louis helps a trio of would-be filmmaking teenagers turn a suitcase full of junk into a pot of gold and a high-spirited adventure. One of the kids discovers that his grandfather has left him a huge inheritance, which turns out to be no more than a pawn ticket. However, this ticket holds more adventure than they could have possibly imagined.
Description by Image Entertainment:
Warren McCloud (Jason Lively) and his friend, Fred (Tim McDaniel), are two young horror filmmakers who are constantly in need of cash, When Warren reaches his 21st birthday, he discovers his grandfather left him a huge inheritance, which ultimately amounts to nothing but a measely pawn ticket. So they think! This ticket leads them to a world where special effects dummies come "alive." This pawn ticket turns out to be worth more than Warren could ever have imagined!
An aspiring filmmaker inherits his grandfather's clock, which contains the spirit of the man's dead butler. The servant has returned from the land of the dead in order to help the financially-deprived young man find his granddad's hidden treasure.
- Film was originally rated PG-13, but was cut to achieve a PG.