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Category: "Home Video"

Ghostbusters II 1999 DVD Back Cover Image Source Revealed

 By Paul Rudoff on Jun. 29, 2021 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 2, Home Video
When Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment (Sony) first released Ghostbusters II onto DVD in 1999 (buy it here), there was an unusual image on the back cover showing police surrounding a dockside warehouse while the Statue of Liberty comes ashore. After… more »
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Cleanin' Up The Town: Remembering Ghostbusters UK Import Blu-ray Review - Featuring Denise Crosby and Daryl Hannah Audition Tapes!

 By Paul Rudoff on Feb. 20, 2021 at 10:31 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Home Video
Over a decade in the making, the fan-produced documentary Cleanin' Up The Town: Remembering Ghostbusters was finally released last year. While not available to own in the United States, there is a Region-Free Blu-ray released by Screenbound in the United Kingdom. Read on to find out more about it... more »
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The Real Ghostbusters: The Complete Series Unofficial/Bootleg Blu-ray Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Feb. 15, 2021 at 5:07 PM , Categories: Real Ghostbusters, Home Video
Sony recently began uploading full episodes of The Real Ghostbusters to the official Ghostbusters YouTube channel, which I have been documenting here on Spook Central. (Sony's Extreme Ghostbusters episode uploads are being documented here.) This is… more »
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Incomplete Special Features on the 2019 Ghostbusters 1&2 4K/Blu-ray Set - Watch The COMPLETE ShoWest Exhibitor Reel!!!

 By Paul Rudoff on Mar. 21, 2020 at 11:52 AM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Home Video
Last year, I had the honor of consulting with Sony on bonus features to include on the Ghostbusters 1 & 2 4K/Blu-ray set. I gave them a mighty list of things to find and, amazingly, they found a lot of them. I was overjoyed to know that these rare… more »
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Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue Rental VHS & Bootleg DVD Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Dec. 24, 2019 at 4:53 PM , Categories: Real Ghostbusters, Home Video
Cartoon All-Stars To The Rescue was a half-hour animated drug prevention special starring many of the popular cartoon characters from American Saturday morning television shows, which was simulcast on April 21, 1990 on all three major American… more »
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Ghostbusters: The Video Game - Ghostbusters 3 Movie DVD & VHS Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Nov. 19, 2019 at 10:53 PM , Categories: Home Video, Games
Ten years ago, Ghostbusters: The Video Game was released and it gave us the third movie that we had been waiting 20 years for. Even Dan Aykroyd considered it to be "essentially the third movie". However, unlike most "movies", it was never… more »
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Ghostbusters: The Video Game - The Complete Story Unofficial/Bootleg Blu-ray Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Oct. 5, 2019 at 10:00 PM , Categories: Home Video, Games
Yesterday saw the re-release of 2009's Ghostbusters: The Video Game on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch. (For digital purchase links, and physical copies in other countries, check out the official site.) Used copies of the original… more »
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Extreme Ghostbusters: The Complete Series Unofficial/Bootleg Blu-ray Set Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Aug. 26, 2019 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Extreme Ghostbusters, Home Video
I don't normally support bootlegs or counterfeits, but in this case, Sony's given me no choice because they obviously have no interest in putting Extreme Ghostbusters out officially on disc here in the U.S., even though they know that the fans want it.… 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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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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Ready Player One Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Oct. 11, 2018 at 11:28 PM , Categories: Home Video
Normally I cover non-Ghostbusters stuff on The Corner Penthouse, but Ready Player One (2018) is an exception because there IS a Ghostbusters connection present on the Blu-ray disc, and the movie itself is tailor-made for the audience that loves… 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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The Ghostbusters Parody You KNEW Was Coming

 By Paul Rudoff on Sep. 8, 2017 at 2:35 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Home Video, 2016 Parody Remake
Ever since the gimmick of an all-female Ghostbusters was announced, I knew what would come from it. Surprisingly, it was not the "all girl" feature I expected. Brazzers, a well-known company that specializes in these types of videos, released a… more »
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The Real Ghostbusters Volumes 6 to 10 Sony 2016 DVD Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Jan. 30, 2017 at 11:50 PM , Categories: Real Ghostbusters, Home Video
Last year, Sony released 10 volumes of The Real Ghostbusters on DVD, which were completely different from The Real Ghostbusters: Complete Collection 25-disc DVD box set TimeLife released back in 2008. I already reviewed Sony's Volumes 1 through 5, and… more »
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Ghostbusters 2016 Digital Exclusive Bonuses

 By Paul Rudoff on Jan. 1, 2017 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Home Video, 2016 Parody Remake
This is a full list of all on-disc and digital-exclusive bonus content that is available to download. It is presented as plain text urls, and not links, so this site does not appear in any referral logs. You can either copy and paste the urls into your… more »
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Ghostbusters 2016 4K Blu-Ray DVD Home Video Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Oct. 28, 2016 at 11:30 PM , Categories: Home Video, 2016 Parody Remake
(photo by me, Paul Rudoff, taken in Target on Oct. 11, 2016) Ghostbusters 2016 (aka Ghostbusters: Answer The Call) has been on home video...excuse me, home entertainment for a few weeks now. It's now time for Spook Central to give its official review,… more »
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The Real Ghostbusters Volumes 1 to 5 Sony 2016 DVD Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Aug. 30, 2016 at 10:32 PM , Categories: Real Ghostbusters, Home Video
You may recall that TimeLife released The Real Ghostbusters: Complete Collection DVD box set back in 2008. This is NOT a review of that set. The set that I am reviewing today does NOT contain the complete series, nor is it being advertised as such. In… more »
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Spook Central Halloween Treat - Early Ghostbusters II Script & More

 By Paul Rudoff on Oct. 31, 2014 at 12:00 PM , Categories: Spook Central, Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Home Video, Books , Tags:
For the past few years, Spook Central presented a Halloween treat to the community in the form of a special eBook PDF. It was never intended to be a regular tradition, but it's turned out to be that way. Whether it stays that way...who knows. This year,… more »
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Spook Central Halloween Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Blu-Ray Raffle

 By Paul Rudoff on Oct. 12, 2014 at 3:00 PM , Categories: Home Video
In honor of the Ghostbusters 30th anniversary, Spook Central has five sets of Ghostbusters 1 & 2 individual Blu-rays to offer as prizes to five lucky winners. Each raffle ticket costs a mere $3.40 ($3.00 goes to the raffle pot, $0.40 goes to… more »
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Ghostbusters 1 & 2 2014 Blu-Ray Digibook Set Review

 By Paul Rudoff on Sep. 30, 2014 at 11:00 PM , Categories: Ghostbusters 1, Ghostbusters 2, Home Video
Sony recently released both Ghostbusters films on Blu-ray in honor of the franchise's 30th anniversary. This new Blu-ray release marks the third for Ghostbusters and the first for Ghostbusters II. Both films were also released twice on DVD. Most of… more »
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