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The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966)

Updated: Jun 21, 2022

A timid typesetter hasn't a ghost of a chance of becoming a reporter - until he decides to solve a murder mystery and ends up spending a fright-filled night in a haunted house.

Elevator scene from The Ghost and Mr Chicken (1966)
Elevator scene from The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966)

The Ghost and Mr Chicken (1966) Movie Poster
The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966) Movie Poster


  • Alan Rafkin


  • Jim Fritzell

  • Everett Greenbaum


  • Don Knotts as Luther Heggs

  • Joan Staley as Alma Parker

  • Liam Redmond as Kelsey

  • Sandra Gould as Loretta Pine

  • Dick Sargent as George Beckett

  • Skip Homeier as Ollie Weaver

  • Philip Ober as Nicholas Simmons

  • Lurene Tuttle as Mrs. Natalie Miller

  • Harry Hickox as Police Chief Art Fuller

  • George Chandler as Judge Harley Nast

  • Charles Lane as Lawyer Whitlow

  • Nydia Westman as Mrs. Cobb

  • Reta Shaw as Mrs. Halcyon Maxwell

  • James Millhollin as Mr. Milo Maxwell

  • Robert Cornthwaite as Springer

  • Cliff Norton as Charlie, the Bailiff

  • Jim Boles as Billy Ray Fox

  • James Begg as Herky

  • Ceil Cabot as Bit/clubwoman

  • Ellen Corby as Miss Neva Tremaine, the grade school teacher

  • Everett Greenbaum (uncredited) as male voice shouting "Attaboy, Luther!"

  • Burt Mustin (uncredited) as Mr. Deligondo

  • Hal Smith (uncredited) as Calver Weems

  • Hope Summers (uncredited) as Susanna Blush

  • J. Edward McKinley (uncredited) as Mayor Carlyle Preston

Sources: IMDB & WIKI


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