Chasing Ghosts – "The Conjuring" is a Hollywood hit movie that looks at the most revered paranormal investigators, Ed and Lorraine Warren. The Warrens began investigating paranormal activity in 1952, long before it was accepted.
Chasing Ghosts – "Ghost Hunters" -- Syfy Channel pioneered many of the traits of the contemporary paranormal show: The hand-held digital cameras following investigators, the sober investigators, the fetish devotion to ghost-hunting gadgets.
Chasing Ghosts – "Poltergeist" -- "Poltergeist" is the German word for "noisy ghost." For many it's something else: A chilling 1982 film produced Steven Spielberg that introduced the public to professional paranormal investigators.
Chasing Ghosts – South Park takes on "The Ghost Hunters." The show parodied the hit paranormal show in a season 13 episode called "Dead Celebrities." You know paranormal has moved mainstream when South Park takes it on.
Chasing Ghosts – "Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files" is billed as mythbusters of the paranormal. The shows looks at spooky videos and pictures online to determine if they are real.
Chasing Ghosts – A&E's "Psychic Kids" is a show in which a psychotherapist helps children with psychic abilities come to terms with being a child of the paranormal.
Chasing Ghosts – Ordinary people share their brushes with the paranormal in the Syfy Channel show "Paranormal Witness."
Chasing Ghosts – John Zaffis, the legendary ghost hunter, investigates places where objects -- paintings, dolls, family heirlooms -- are haunted in the Syfy Channel show "Haunted Collector."
Chasing Ghosts – They dig for gold and ghosts. The Syfy Channel's "Ghost Mine," follows a colorful collection of grizzled miners who work in a haunted Oregon mine that was once the scene of a series of tragedies. The miners are joined by paranormal investigators.
Chasing Ghosts – See a side of celebrities that's rarely explored. Celebrities recount their most harrowing encounters with the paranormal in "Celebrity Ghost Stories." The Biography Channel show has featured actors such as Joan Rivers, Carrie Fisher and D.B. Sweeney.