- 1 hr 46 min
Spooky House, a family oriented film released in 2002, features an adventure packed story in which a magician named the Great Zamboni lives alienated within an old and enchanted mansion called the “spooky house”. One night, Zamboni frightens a group of youngsters looking for their missing goat. All the youngsters flee except a boy named Max. Max is interested in Zamboni, fascinated by him and continues to return to the spooky house despite Zamboni’s attempts to keep him away. Zamboni and Max soon develop a friendship. Together, they learn the history of each other. Max learns that Zamboni is a retired magician who retired after a failed magic trick resulted in the disappearance of his wife...in which he was unable to bring her back. The two even discover that their upbringing is similar as Zamboni was raised in an orphanage while Max himself is an orphan. On Halloween night, Max and his friends are pursued by a group of teenagers who are employed by a woman named Boss. Zamboni intervenes as Max and his friends are then chased throughout the mansion. The night begins, with Zamboni frightening the teenagers with magician trickery as Max finally stands up for himself.