Including Diane and Steve in the movie, I think. She’s a living presence in their spiritual, earth-bound plane. She is the daughter of Steve And Diane Freeling and she is also the sister to Robbie and Dana Freeling. Tangina: [motions to Diane to join her] Come here honey, and give me your hand. The final film in the original trilogy, Poltergeist III, was directed and co-written by Gary Sherman and released on June 10, 1988. The film also develops the identity and backstory of the Beast, who had lived during the 19th century as a religious zealot named Reverend Henry Kane (Julian Beck). Do NOT go into the light. To pick up a point I made earlier that I just realized might have significance, how about “This house is clean”? Poltergeist is a 1982 American supernatural horror film directed by Tobe Hooper and starring JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Heather O'Rourke, and Beatrice Straight. She is a "clairvoyant" and has the power to see, hear and communicate with ghosts through a TV set, especially she can see Kane, another ghost in the second and third film. The original film was co-written and produced by Steven Spielberg. Hauntings seem to be connected with an area, a house usually. [8], The "Poltergeist curse" is a rumored curse attached to the Poltergeist trilogy and its crew, derived from the deaths of two young cast members in the six years between the releases of the first and third films. Go into the light. "Come into the light, Carol Anne" CSI: Cyber: Fire Code (2015) (TV Episode) Ravon tells that the public is saying that it's a Poltergeist who starts these random fires Skip navigation ... Poltergeist - Run to the Light! [3][5] After the ghosts abduct Carol Anne, then Donna, her boyfriend Scott (Kipley Wentz), Pat, and Bruce enlist the help of Tangina to retrieve them, who eventually sacrifices herself to save the family by escorting Kane into the Light. I distinctly remember her as being possessed. The ghosts communicate only with Carol Anne through the family's television set, and are under the control of a demon known as the "Beast." ... (voice from the puddle): The Light! It's so cold...the light is so cold! I just thought of something, watching those clips again. Ultimately, it simply isn’t necessary to the story, and it raises more questions than it answers (hence the OP). [3], The first sequel, Poltergeist II: The Other Side, directed by Brian Gibson and released on May 23, 1986, is set a year following the events in Poltergeist and offers an alternate explanation of the ghosts' origin. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, with co-financing from 20th Century Fox, released a "revisionist" reboot of the series[1] in May 2015. The only control over Carol Anne it had was blocking her from returning home. The Light! The light is dangerous. Poltergeist is a 1982 American supernatural horror film, directed by Tobe Hooper and co-written and produced by Steven Spielberg. Who is possessing her when she says that? The idea was that there was an evil presence that had trapped a bunch of lost souls. Help her, help her. We’re all assuming* that it would be a bad thing for Carol Anne to go into the light – but would it? Run to the light, Carol Anne. Carol Anne Freeling is one of the main protagonists and the title protagonist of the Poltergeisttrilogy. And then she says: Carol Anne must help them cross over – and she will only hear her mother’s voice. The family freaks out though because Carol Anne isn’t dead, but if she crosses over she will be. Carol Anne is not like those she’s with. This is why Morbo and his wife aren’t sure if she’s possessed by God or the Devil: if she’s possessed, it’s by something that makes her do what she would have done anyway, but in a slightly different voice. 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