Movie Poster

Parents Guide

Add to guide
Showing all 21 items



Sex & Nudity

  • A possessed Steve tries to rape Diane.
  • Diane and Steven kiss passionately.
  • Diane and Carol Anne are seen in the bathtub, their backs and faces are only seen.
  • Diane and Steven are seen walking around their room while kissing passionately, then Carol Anne comes and interrupts them.
  • Steven is seen shirtless in one scene.

Violence & Gore

  • Steven vomits up a gross, formless organism, it then rolls under the bed causing it to shake. And then turns into a terrifying creature.
  • The ghosts attack the family while in the car in the garage, a major scene shows the crescent wrenches methodically smashing the headlights. Then the car breaks through the garage door and drives away.
  • Flashbacks of the first "Poltergeist," (the coffins coming out of the ground and the house colliding into a ball.)
  • Wires come out of Robbie's braces and start trapping him with the wires.
  • When Steven goes to sit down on a chair, he gets startled by lightening and is flung across the room.
  • Steven is thrown through his bedroom door by a creature.


    • 7 uses of Hell
    • 2 uses of Damn
    • 1 use of Pissed

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • One character drinks tequila

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Many "jump" scenes when the ghosts attack.
  • The look of Kane may frighten some young viewers.
  • The last 30 minutes are quite disturbing, emotional and intense.


The Parents Guide items below may give away important plot points.

Sex & Nudity

  • There is a brief scene where Steven is forceful towards Diane while under Kane's mind control.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Diane's mother dies. We only find out when Diane's crying in the kitchen, while Steven's hugging her.
  • Diane is in the garden, and then dead people come out of the ground and pull her in with them. But it turns out to be a dream.

See also

Taglines | Plot Summary | Synopsis | Plot Keywords

Recently Viewed