On Halloween, 1962, young Frankie witnesses an eerie apparition - a girl-ghost, in the grip of a mysterious killer, begs Frankie to put her spirit to rest. As Frankie closes in on the terrible truth, he does not know the danger involved, or the evil, when he meets the Lady in White.
It's Halloween night, and a boy has an encounter with the ghost of a young girl. Afterwards, the lad is determined to solve the mystery of who killed her.
Film was originally rated R by the MPAA, but won a PG on appeal.
"...Carried along by terrific performances....An unusual, effective child's-eye-view of a sinister wide world..." - 05/13/1988 New York Times, p.C10
"...LADY IN WHITE is a superb supernatural thriller..." - 04/13/1988 Variety
"...LADY IN WHITE has an engaging, Hardy Boys feeling about it..." - 04/22/1988 Los Angeles Times, p.C8
"...Effectively heartfelt..." - 07/11/1997 USA Today, p.3D