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'Ghostbusters: Afterlife': First Trailer Will Debut This Week

‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’: First Trailer Will Debut This Week

Ghostbusters: Afterlife will debut its first trailer this week. The sequel, directed by Jason Reitman, recently wrapped filming. As of now, little is known about what this film will be all about. We know that the three surviving original Ghostbusters will make an appearance. Bill Murray, Ernie Hudson, and Dan Aykroyd will reprise their roles, […]

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“Zombieland: Double Tap” Early Draft Featured “Ghostbusters” Reunion

Zombieland: Double Tap almost had a different post-credit ending if things went as planned. The theatrical post-credit scene bore little to do with the overall plot of the film. It makes up for an event during the first film. There are SPOILERS from here on out. . . . The original post-credit scene had Bill […]

“Ghostbusters 2020”: Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson Among 1984 Cast to Appear

The original 1984 band is almost all back together again with stars Dan Aykroyd and Ernie Hudson signing on to appear in Jason Reitman’s Ghostbusters 2020. Having Aykroyd on board comes as little surprise since he created the franchise alongside the late Harold Ramis (who died in 2014), and director Ivan Reitman. Aykroyd, Ramis, and […]


Planet Coaster is Getting Ghostbusters DLC Featuring Dan Aykroyd

Planet Coaster is Getting Ghostbusters DLC Featuring Dan Aykroyd

Frontier Developments announced today that the next DLC pack coming to Planet Coaster will involve the Ghostbusters. The trailer below is brief but it shows Slimer-esq activity happening with a bunch of trash cans in a theme park, followed by Ecto-1 making a grand appearance to the tune of the familiar theme song. According to […]

Dan Aykroyd Has a 'Ghostbusters' Prequel Idea That MAY Happen

Dan Aykroyd Has ‘Ghostbusters’ Prequel Idea That MAY Happen

Legendary comedian Dan Aykroyd apparently wrote a pitch for a Ghostbusters prequel called “Ghostbusters High”. He described it as the main 3 ‘busters (Ray, Peter, and Egon) as teenagers meeting for the first time in 1969 and forging the friendship that would eventually bring them toe-to-toe with Gozer the Gozerian. “I’ve written Ghostbusters High, where they meet […]

Dan Aykroyd on ‘Ghostbusters’: Blames Self for 2016, Excited for Riteman’s

Original Ghostbusters star Dan Aykroyd has some things to say (over martinis) about the 2016 female-fronted entry in the franchise. He served as producer on Paul Feig‘s take, and says he should have blamed himself for the soaring costs of the production. While chatting with Canadian outlet 660CityNews, the legendary Saturday Night Live alum and comedy great expounded […]

Jesse Eisenberg Gives ‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ Update at SXSW

Zombieland: Double Tap star Jesse Eisenberg is quite the optimist when it comes for the long-anticipated sequel to the 2009 hit. Eisenberg was at SXSW in Austin, Texas to promote his latest film, The Art of Self Defense. He talked to Movieweb about how they’re approaching this film and why the Sony Pictures film was […]


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Lauren Looks Back: Trading Places

While most people are watching Christmas staples such as Christmas Vacation, A Christmas Story, or Die Hard, I have on something else. Something that seems to fly under people’s radar as far as holiday movies go: Trading Places. Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd are pure comedic genius in this movie from 1983. Both had found success […]

Ghostbusters As A Netflix Series? According to Dan Aykroyd, It Could Work

Ghostbusters is in what we will call a “down” period right now. To much fanfare and divisiveness last summer, we got another film in theaters. How you felt about the film either way, it was not the success people were hoping for. People will never stop referencing the property, and this week it gets another […]

Shonda Rhimes, ‘SNL’ Cast Among TV Academy’s Hall Of Fame Inductees

In recognition of those who made outstanding contributions in the arts, sciences, or management of television through their life’s work and achievements, the Television Academy announced the inductees for its 24th Hall of Fame class. With a ceremony set for November 15th at their Saban Media Center, the Television Academy will welcome honorees John Wells (ER, The […]

Dan Aykroyd Walks Back Attack On Ghostbusters Director Paul Feig, Then Walks Forward Again

This weekend, Dan Aykroyd appeared on U.K.’s show Sunday Brunch and trashed Ghostbusters: Answer The Call director Paul Feig, claiming that the director refused to listen to the advice of producers, spent tens of millions of dollars on reshoots, and ruined the film’s chances of a sequel, making him no longer welcome at Sony. Aykroyd said Sunday: “[Ghostbusters] […]



Ghost Job: A Legendary 1984 Ghostbusters Deleted Scene Is Found

Ghost Corps, the Ghostbusters-focused division of Columbia Pictures which includes  Ivan Reitman, Dan Aykroyd, and others, posted an image on their Facebook page yesterday which has Ghostbusters fans buzzing. Reels from Reitman’s personal storage have been found which include the notorious “Fort Detmerring Ghost” deleted scene, which the Ghostbusters wikia describes as: Ray Stantz is […]

Bill Murray Gives His Thoughts On The New Ghostbusters

The new Ghostbusters film is in theaters now and the cast, including original Ghostbusters Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson and Bill Murray, joined Jimmy Kimmel last night to talk about the new movie. During the interview, Murray told the host that the reason he signed on for this film when he had passed on other versions […]

Cleanin’ Up The Town Extended Trailer Remembers Ghostbusters

In a push to complete a look back at the original Ghostbusters and its sequel, Ghostbusters II, filmmaker siblings Anthony and Claire Bueno have launched a Kickstarter and released a trailer (spotted by HeyUGuys) for Cleanin’ Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1s267t9bOA[/youtube] Featuring over seventy interviews with on-screen talent like Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie […]

Sony Considering An Animated Ghostbuters Film In Addition To Live Action

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sony is exploring the possibility of making an animated feature as part of its plans for a Ghostbusters shared universe. Original Ghostbusters director Ivan Reitman is expected to be involved as a producer. The report also states he and and Ghostbusters co-creator Dan Aykroyd are part of a “Ghost Corp” […]

Bill Murray Talks New Ghostbusters Cameo

After years of evading, avoiding and possibly dreading a return to Ghostbusters, actor Bill Murray — the scene-stealing Doctor Peter Venkman — will return to the franchise as a new character in Sony Pictures‘ upcoming film starring Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy under the direction of Paul Feig. While talking with New York Magazine’s Vulture […]