Graveyard Shift The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time  

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For this poll we've created a list of the greatest ghosts of all time, featuring ghosts you know from movies, television, video games and more. Of course your favorite cartoon ghosts are included, but this list doesn't only feature animated characters that can talk. If your favorite fictional ghost is missing, don't be salty- just add it to the list so that other people can vote for for it too!

Characters here include everything from Sam Wheat to Spike. Who is the number one ghost that people just can't get enough of? Scroll down and find out who the masses voted for.

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1
177 76
Casper the Friendly Ghost is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

2
138 73
Danny Phantom is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Danny Phantom

3
107 52
Pac-Man ghost is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

4
105 58
Nearly Headless Nick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Harry Potter movies

5
99 57
Slimer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Ghostbusters

6
115 72
Moaning Myrtle is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series

7
113 75
Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Beetlejuice

8
81 48
Samara Morgan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Ring

9
77 49
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

10
70 45
Headless Horseman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

11
78 54
Grady Daughter #1 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Shining

12
74 52
Boo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Super Mario Universe

13
74 54
Corpse Bride is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Corpse Bride

14
65 54
Freddy Krueger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
A Nightmare on Elm Street

15
42 31
Ghost of Christmas Present is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
A Christmas Carol

16
51 42
Flying Dutchman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time

17
46 37
Ghost Rider is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Apocalypse added

18
50 42
Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
A Christmas Carol

19
44 36
Ghost of Christmas Past is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
A Christmas Carol

20
44 36
Kayako Saeki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Grudge

21
49 44
Dr. Malcolm Crowe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
The Sixth Sense

22
39 34
Napstablook is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Officialev0lv added Napstablook Undertale

23
42 38
Ghost Rider is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Ghost Rider

24
67 67
Spike is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Angel

25
36 37
The Bloody Baron is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Ghost Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series