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Ghostbusters (2016)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Fantasy | 15 July 2016 (USA)
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Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.

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Cast

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Harold Filmore
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Higgins Student
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Bennie
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Electrocuted Ghost (as Dave Gruber Allen)
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Rental Agent
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Storyline

Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for supernatural action and some crude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

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Box Office

Budget:

$144,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$46,018,755, 17 July 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$128,344,089, 6 November 2016

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$229,147,509
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Technical Specs

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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Spent over $70 million in marketing costs. See more »

Goofs

Erin says "Mercado" is Spanish for table; mercado is Spanish for market. It's running gag that Erin is really bad at Spanish. Earlier, she mistranslated what the theater janitor was saying when he went past on a gurney. See more »

Quotes

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Tour Guide Garrett: The Aldridge Mansion is the only 19th century home in New York City preserved both inside and out. At the time of its construction, it was one of the most elegant homes in existence featuring every luxury including a face bidet and an anti-Irish security fence.
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Crazy Credits

In the end credits a dedication which reads 'For Harold Ramis' can be seen. See more »

Connections

References Dirty Dancing (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

Get Ghost
Written by Ray Parker Jr. (as Ray Parker, Jr.), Mark Ronson, Jeff Bhasker, Michael Angelakos, Brent Katz, and ASAP Ferg (as Darold Brown)
Produced by Mark Ronson and Jeff Bhasker
Performed by Mark Ronson, Passion Pit and ASAP Ferg (as A$AP Ferg)
Mark Ronson appears courtesy of RCA Records / Sony Music Entertainment UK
Passion Pit appears courtesy of Columbia Records
A$AP Ferg appears courtesy of A$AP Worldwide / Polo Grounds Music / RCA Records
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A Real Review of Ghostbusters
24 September 2017 | by See all my reviews

Let me start by saying this,this new Ghostbusters movie is not the worst movie ever released.With that said, this is not a good movie.This movie is one that the studio involved should have never been given the red light to make.Unless this movie Ghostbusters was going to have the original cast brought back for a third film, this franchise was finished a long time ago.The cast of this movie do mix and gel a little, but the story itself is terrible.I did laugh maybe twice watching this movie,but it was silly humor so that doesn't count.There are many cameos in this movie so that can keep people watching a bit .But without a script and story,I'm never watching this again.


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