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The Real Ghostbusters 

The Real Ghost Busters (original title)
The continuing adventures of the staff of the ghost removal service.
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1991   1990   1989   1988   1987   1986  
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Dr. Raymond Stantz / ... (140 episodes, 1986-1991)
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 Dr. Egon Spengler / ... (140 episodes, 1986-1991)
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 Winston Zeddemore / ... (91 episodes, 1986-1987)
Lorenzo Music ...
 Dr. Peter Venkman / ... (78 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Janine Melnitz / ... (78 episodes, 1986-1987)
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 Dr. Peter Venkman / ... (62 episodes, 1987-1991)
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 Janine Melnitz / ... (62 episodes, 1987-1991)
Buster Jones ...
 Winston Zeddemore / ... (49 episodes, 1988-1991)
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Storyline

Animated cartoon series that followed the hit movie. Peter Venkman, Winston Zeddemore, Egon Spengler, and Ray Stantz are still hunting ghosts, but now with the friendly assistance of Slimer, who is no longer out to slime the good guys. Written by Anonymous

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They're here to save the world again! See more »


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TV-Y7 | See all certifications »
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13 September 1986 (USA)  »

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The Real Ghostbusters  »

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(140 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The word "Real" was included in the title in order to avoid confusion with Ghostbusters (1986). See more »

Goofs

Though the series takes place in 1980s New York City, the traffic lights in some episodes only have red and green light - no amber See more »

Quotes

[after a magic book zooms down a pit, as part of Vladimir's ceremony to summon an "Old One"]
Vladimir: Flee, before I destroy you all!
Dr. Peter Venkman: Excuse me, but did it occur to you that your best weapon against us was that book, and that now it's down there, and you, you're pretty much up here?
Vladimir: ...Good point.
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Connections

Referenced in James & Mike Mondays: Super Monkey Ball 2 (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Driving Me Crazy
Performed by Tahiti - Tyren Perry & Tonya Townsend
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User Reviews

 
Who ya gonna call? this cartoon!
3 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved this cartoon as much as the movie (except for the slimer and the real ghostbusters part, with only the ghostmaster's revenge as an exception). I love the dark and spooky theme the first three seasons have. I bet you any amount of money that there are some episodes that would frighten even older people (thankfully not in the gory and bloody manner) like the episode "Mrs. Roger's neighborhood where the customer is a ghost that possesses Peter that the other busters need to make an extremely risky move. I loved the Sandman episode and Egon's dragon. But the one episode I love the most would have to be "Ragnarok and Roll" about a man with a southern accent who gets a flute that can bring about the end of the world and his fiancée and quasimodo partner must convince him and the busters must battle the demon in the sky. Watch this show and have the time and fright of your life!


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