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Category: "Ghostbusters 1"

Spook Central Halloween Treat - Ghostbusters Videos Collection

 By Paul Rudoff on Oct. 31, 2019 at 11:56 AM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Miscellaneous, Ghostbusters 2, 2016 Parody Remake , Tags:
This year's Halloween Treat is simple collection of Ghostbusters videos that I have uploaded to my accounts on Critical Commons and Internet Archive (there's also old stuff on YouTube and DailyMotion you can check out). There is a lot of Ghostbusters… more »
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Ghostbusters: Behind Closed Doors Review - THE UPDATED EXTENDED CUT!

 By Paul Rudoff on Aug. 31, 2019 at 5:43 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Reviews & Merch
On Sunday, June 2, 2019, the Reelz channel premiered their two-hour special Ghostbusters: Behind Closed Doors. Since the show is not being shown anymore, I thought I'd write up a review to show you what it's all about. more »
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Ghostbusters Fan Fest 2019

 By Paul Rudoff on Aug. 28, 2019 at 11:28 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Miscellaneous, Ghostbusters 2, Real Ghostbusters, Extreme Ghostbusters, Cast & Crew, Fans, 2016 Parody Remake
On Friday June 7th and Saturday June 8th 2019, Wizard World and Sony Pictures held the first ever Ghostbusters Fan Fest. What transpired at the event? Read on the find out... more »
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Alessi Brothers Savin' The Day CDs Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Aug. 19, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Music
If you listened to the new Ghostbusters fan commentary on the Ghostbusters 1&2 4K UHD & Blu-Ray 5-disc set that was released back in June, you may have heard one of the participants mention that Alessi released an album called Every Version… more »
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Revenge of Shot on Site Summer - Ghostbusters Locations, Part 6

 By Paul Rudoff on Jul. 14, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Filming Locations , Tags:
In honor of the respective 35th & 30th anniversaries of the original Ghostbusters movies, every Sunday - henceforth dubbed Shot on Site Sundays - at Noon (Eastern) for the next several weeks (schedule here), I will go through the original two movies… more »
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Revenge of Shot on Site Summer - Ghostbusters Locations, Part 5

 By Paul Rudoff on Jul. 7, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Filming Locations , Tags:
In honor of the respective 35th & 30th anniversaries of the original Ghostbusters movies, every Sunday - henceforth dubbed Shot on Site Sundays - at Noon (Eastern) for the next several weeks (schedule here), I will go through the original two movies… more »
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Ghostbusters 1 & 2 Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD & Blu-Ray SteelBook 2019 Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Jul. 2, 2019 at 8:53 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Home Video
June 11th saw the release of the Ghostbusters 1 & 2 Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD & Blu-Ray SteelBook from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Let's take a closer look at the set... more »
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Revenge of Shot on Site Summer - Ghostbusters Locations, Part 4

 By Paul Rudoff on Jun. 30, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Filming Locations , Tags:
In honor of the respective 35th & 30th anniversaries of the original Ghostbusters movies, every Sunday - henceforth dubbed Shot on Site Sundays - at Noon (Eastern) for the next several weeks (schedule here), I will go through the original two movies… more »
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Revenge of Shot on Site Summer - Ghostbusters Locations, Part 3

 By Paul Rudoff on Jun. 23, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Filming Locations , Tags:
In honor of the respective 35th & 30th anniversaries of the original Ghostbusters movies, every Sunday - henceforth dubbed Shot on Site Sundays - at Noon (Eastern) for the next several weeks (schedule here), I will go through the original two movies… more »
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Revenge of Shot on Site Summer - Ghostbusters Locations, Part 2

 By Paul Rudoff on Jun. 16, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Filming Locations , Tags:
In honor of the respective 35th & 30th anniversaries of the original Ghostbusters movies, every Sunday - henceforth dubbed Shot on Site Sundays - at Noon (Eastern) for the next several weeks (schedule here), I will go through the original two movies… more »
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Revenge of Shot on Site Summer - Ghostbusters Locations, Part 1

 By Paul Rudoff on Jun. 9, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Filming Locations , Tags:
Last year, Spook Central ran the Return of Shot on Site Summer event, which featured the Ghostbusters 2016/Answer the Call movie.  Well, the boys in gray are back to take revenge 'cause ain't no bitches gonna hunt no ghosts.  Revenge of Shot on Site… more »
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Elmer Bernstein's Ghostbusters: Original Motion Picture Score (Sony Classical) Audio CD Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Jun. 8, 2019 at 11:30 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Music
Sony Classical just released Elmer Bernstein's Ghostbusters: Original Motion Picture Score. Want to know more about it? Read on to be enlightened... more »
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Ghostbusters 1 & 2 Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD & Blu-Ray Steelbook 2019 Announcement

 By Paul Rudoff on Apr. 5, 2019 at 11:50 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Home Video
On June 11, 2019, both Ghostbusters films will be re-released on 4K and standard Blu-ray with a bevy of vintage, and long-requested, bonus features. The full press release is after the jump. more »
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Running Press Mini P.K.E. Meter Deluxe Mega Kit Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Apr. 3, 2019 at 10:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Reviews & Merch
April 9th sees the release of the Ghostbusters P.K.E. Meter Deluxe Mega Kit from Running Press, who previously released a Ghostbusters 2016 Proton Pack Deluxe Mega Kit, both of which are part of a whole line of "kits" (no assembly required) containing a… more »
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Altered Ghostbusters Historical Photos

 By Paul Rudoff on Sep. 8, 2018 at 11:30 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Miscellaneous, Ghostbusters 2
When you've been doing this for as long as I have - last month marked Spook Central's 22nd anniversary - you tend to become intimately familiar with historical Ghostbusters photographs. I've seen the same images over and over again in various… more »
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Ghostbusters Hidden Cameos

 By Paul Rudoff on Jun. 8, 2018 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Cast & Crew
Many years ago I wrote an article about Ghostbusters II's hidden cameos, and even covered those from the Feig film, but I never wrote anything about the original. Since today is the film's 34th anniversay, what better day than today to correct this… more »
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Who Ya Gonna Call? Ghostbusters... Promotional Phone Messages

 By Paul Rudoff on May. 2, 2018 at 11:35 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, 2016 Parody Remake
Back in 1984, a promotional phone number was set-up for the original Ghostbusters movie. You would call and hear a pre-recorded message from Bill & Dan. Sony used this same type of promotion again in 2014 and 2016 for the 30th anniversary and the… more »
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Topps Fright Flicks Trading Cards

 By Paul Rudoff on Feb. 14, 2018 at 6:13 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Reviews & Merch
In 1988, Topps released a 90 card, 11 sticker set entitled Fright Flicks. Each card featured a photograph from one of 14 horror movies of the previous 10 years, with a humorous caption beneath it. The card backs featured frightening "Did It Ever… more »
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Ghostbusters Collection Includes All Three Films DVD Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Feb. 4, 2018 at 7:37 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Home Video, 2016 Parody Remake
(click to enlarge) Next year is the 35th anniversary of Ghostbusters, and I suspect we'll get new Blu-ray releases of both original films in honor of the event (each including one new bonus feature to justify the re-purchase, like the… more »
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IDW Ghostbusters 101 Trade Paperback Book Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Dec. 14, 2017 at 6:37 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Books, 2016 Parody Remake
Ghostbusters: Answer The Call (2016). Just the mere mention of the name can cause some people to froth at the mouth. No movie has ever been as polarizing as Paul Feig's disasterpiece. Hell, not even The Phantom Menace - with its "Mannequin" Skywalker,… more »
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