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Ghostbusters II (1989) Poster

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Follows 

Ghostbusters (1984)

Followed by 

Edited into 

Monk: Mr. Monk and the Voodoo Curse (2009) (TV Episode)
The exterior of Reverend Jorgensen's Voodoo Boutique is a digitally-altered exterior shot of Ray's Occult Books from Ghostbusters II.

Spin-off 

Ghostbusters II (1989) (Video Game)
The video game is a spin off from the movie of the same name.
New Ghostbusters II (1990) (Video Game)
Video game spin-off.

References 

Citizen Kane (1941)
Louis mentions it while he and Janine watch on TV a movie with Rita Hayworth.
The Blob (1958)
There is a visual reference to the original Blob when we see a shot of the slime oozing out of the ventilator as it does in the movie theatre in the original blob film with Steve Mcqueen.
Top Cat (1961) (TV Series)
A picture from the series is hanging on the wall of the television studio office. It's seen in the widescreen version on the left of the frame as Peter walks out just after doing his World of the Psychic show.
The Godfather (1972)
Cannibal Girls (1973)
There is a scene which shows moviegoers fleeing a suddenly haunted theater. The theater was screening the 1973 film Cannibal Girls, a film which was directed by Ivan Reitman, who also directed the Ghostbusters films.
Nakia (1974) (TV Series)
A picture from the series is hanging on the wall of the television studio office. It's seen in the widescreen version on the left of the frame as Peter walks out just after doing his World of the Psychic show.
They Came from Within (1975)
Panic Scene - When a ghost go away from a theather, appears a poster of this movie (but the title is "They Came from Within").
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Venkman mentions E.T.
C.H.U.D. (1984)
mentioned in dialogue
Starman (1984)
Venkman mentions Starman
Bassmasters (1985) (TV Series)
You're that guy from that show...that was my second favorite show...what was the first? Bassmasters,it's a fishing show
Super Mario Bros. (1985) (Video Game)

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Bill Murray/Percy Sledge (1987) (TV Episode)
During the Weekend Update segment, Bill Murray discusses Aliens nomination for Best Picture by saying: "Aliens is a sequel, they never win. Otherwise, where the hell's Police Academy? It would have been here. This is another reason why I probably won't do Ghostbusters II. The deep, deep fear that the Academy will not recognize my work."
The Jim Henson Hour: The Ratings Game - Miss Piggy's Hollywood (1989) (TV Episode)
A billboard ad for the movie is seen behind Fozzie at one point.
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Episode dated 12 June 1989 (1989) (TV Episode)
The Cast of Ghostbusters II talks about the movie.
The Real Ghost Busters: Partners in Slime (1989) (TV Episode)
Peter gets covered in the slime they took from the Vigo the Carpathian case.
ALF: We're in the Money (1989) (TV Episode)
ALF refers to the film.
The What NOW Caper (1989) (Video)
A few movie posters are seen on the walls of the NOW Comics offices.
Home and Away: Episode #1.611 (1990) (TV Episode)
Matt, Adam and Marilyn go to see this
Kamillions (1990)
The Golden Girls: Zborn Again (1990) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
Operation Blue Line (1990) (Video)
Gridlock's "Gloomsday device" is actually the Giga Meter from this movie.
The Fisher King (1991)
A VHS of this film is on a shelf in the video store.
The Critic: L.A. Jay (1994) (TV Episode)
Jay is hired to write the third movie in the "Ghostchasers" series
Father Ted: Grant Unto Him Eternal Rest (1995) (TV Episode)
Dougal guesses this when playing charades with Ted.
The Van (1996)
The Frighteners (1996)
Jim Fyfe also played one of the ghost Scoleri brothers
Pop Up Video: Movie Magic 1: Movie Theme Songs (1998) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during "Ghostbusters"
The Fairly OddParents: The Big Scoop/Pipe Down (2003) (TV Episode)
In "Pipe Down" - After losing in charades, Timmy's father admonishes him for being the "worst charades player ever," then goes through a bunch of Timmy's charade mistakes. One of them has the father doing a rowboat motion across the floor, which he says to Timmy "is not Ghostbusters II."
The Making of 'Alien³' (2003) (Video)
Mention once
Puyo Pop Fever (2004) (Video Game)
"Who you gonna call?"
Strongbad_email.exe (2004) (Video)
Strong Bad and The Cheat wear Ghostbusters II T-Shirts in the email "Ghost".
Adam Bertocci Makes 'Love: The Movie' (2005) (Video)
Poster visible in Adam's room.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Rage (2005) (TV Episode)
John Munch quotes Peter Venkman
The World of the End (2006) (Short)
Reference to 'Manhattan Museum of Art' used in this film
Torchwood: Random Shoes (2006) (TV Episode)
This is one of the movies visible in the movie store.
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
Justin says he never saw this movie
Return of the Ghostbusters (2007)
The Asian tourist's remarks when photographing the ghost bird are the same as Peter Venkman's when photographing the Vigo painting.
Mastermind: Celebrity Mastermind 2007/2008: Episode 5 (2008) (TV Episode)
Contestant Danny Wallace answers a series of questions about the two Ghostbusters films.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Double Vision: Part 1 (2008) (TV Episode)
The Nerd says, "Aw, man! I thought it was going to be He-Man!", a line from the movie.
Jellyscream! (2008)
The way the song is played at the end of Jellyscream! is a reference to the "Higher and Higher' scene.
The Happening (2008)
The tree toxin/virus bore similarities to the slime from Ghostbusters 2 feeding on bad vibes and emotions of the people.
The Thank You Girls (2008)
Macario's guitar has the Ghostbuster 2 logo.
LittleBigPlanet (2008) (Video Game)
The Ghostbusters statue of Liberty appears as a sticker.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Godzilla vs. Barkley (2009) (TV Episode)
"Ghostbusters II was wrong. They DO make shoes in that size."
American Dad!: Roy Rogers McFreely (2009) (TV Episode)
Hayley takes off her coat to flash a protest symbol but it turns out to be the Ghostbusters II logo, a mistake she blames on smoking salvia. Roger then sings a second of the song "Ghostbusters".
The Cove (2009)
The Vigo the Carpathian painting used in Ghostbusters II is seen in the background of the ILM warehouse.
Ghostbusters (2009) (Video Game)
A talkative Vigo painting, the Ghostbusters II sign, the Ecto-1A's car doors, and a dancing toaster (once you collect it) all appear in the firehouse. There are many other subtle references too. (Vigo is the only thing that appears in all versions, except for the Nintendo DS)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009) (Video Game)
a voice says Winston's name like in movie
Troldspejlet: Episode #42.1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film in his review of Ghostbusters (2009) (VG)
Saturday Night Live: Ryan Reynolds/Lady Gaga (2009) (TV Episode)
Statue of Liberty scene referenced by Charles Barkley on Weekend Update
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.87 (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jason Reitman in a list of his father's films
The Big Bang Theory: The Precious Fragmentation (2010) (TV Episode)
The guys find a script for this movie.
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Hollywood Treasure: I'll Get You, My Pretty (2010) (TV Episode)
While Joe is at Sony, we see the Ghostbusters II hero painting prop (the angelic depiction of the guys with baby Oscar, after it had been transformed from the Vigo painting).
LittleBigPlanet 2 (2011) (Video Game)
The Ghostbusters statue of Liberty appears as a sticker.
30 Rock: The Tuxedo Begins (2012) (TV Episode)
Liz says that New York is "Ghostbusters 2" all over again
Little Mosque on the Prairie: Haunted Mosque on the Prairie (2012) (TV Episode)
Thorne mentions that the movie is underrated.
Phelous & the Movies: The Real Ghostbusters: X-Mas Marks the Spot (The Ghostbusters Kill Christmas) (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Phelous, and a DVD of the movie is seen behind him.
Phelous & the Movies: Sonic Christmas Bust (2012) (TV Episode)
Phelous owns many copies of this movie
A Haunted House (2013)
The spirits feed off of negative energy like in the movie.
Misfits: Episode #5.7 (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Rudy
Atop the Fourth Wall: Bill and Ted's Excellent Comic Book #1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Linkara admits he likes this one better than the original Ghostbusters
The Grad Job (2014)
The "ECTO-1A" license plate can be seen in Yani's garage.
Masters of Fantasy: Dennis Muren (TV Episode)
Slimer and Scoleri Brother clay models are shown in Dennis Muren's workshop.

Features 

The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
Louis and Janine watch the movie on TV at Dana's apartment.

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode dated 21 December 1989 (1989) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
Troldspejlet: Episode #27.2 (2002) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Svengoolie: Ghostbusters II (2005) (TV Episode)
This film is featured in this episode.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Ghostbusters (2007) (TV Episode)
Nerd mentions the sequal and a clip of the opening was shown.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Ghostbusters: Conclusion (2007) (TV Episode)
Nerd shows clips of the movie.
20 to 1: 50 to 01: Great Movie One Liners (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on the line "Who you gonna call?", though this line is only said in the theme song.
The Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Scariest Nostalgic Moments (2007) (TV Episode)
The Ghostbusters series is at spot number 6.
Familiar Faces: Familiar Faces 1: Janine Melnitz (2009) (TV Episode)
footage from this film is shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Shutter Island/The Ghost Writer/Happy Tears (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip given as a tribute to Mary Allen Trainer's acting career
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Robot Wars & Robo Warriors (2010) (TV Episode)
clip is shown in the prologue
The Nostalgia Critic: Baby Geniuses (2011) (TV Episode)
Vigo's voice is inserted into a scene with Peter MacNicol trying to communicate to his daughter
The Nostalgia Critic: Revenge of the Commercials (2011) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Phelous & the Movies: Drive Phru (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Phelous & the Movies: Phoctoplous 2 (2012) (TV Episode)
"So dumb-eyes enlists the help of the Ghostbusters to help him fight the octopus inside the Statue of Liberty."
Hagan Reviews: Exorcist: The Beginning (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Hagan Reviews: The Truth About Demons (2012) (TV Episode)
Venkman accuses Stantz of scaring the straights.
Hagan Reviews: Gayniggers from Outer Space (2012) (TV Episode)
Peter and Egon plotting on getting Louis and Janine together
Atop the Fourth Wall: The Amazing Spider-Man on Bullying Prevention #1 (2012) (TV Episode)
Venkman tells it like it is
Hagan Reviews: Bad Biology (2012) (TV Episode)
Venkman going crazy with a camera
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Stuff (2012) (TV Episode)
"Remember Ghostbusters II with the river of slime?"
Phelous & the Movies: The Real Ghostbusters: X-Mas Marks the Spot (The Ghostbusters Kill Christmas) (2012) (TV Episode)
shows a clip of the 'busters wearing Santa hats
The Nostalgia Critic: Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (2013) (TV Episode)
Critic summons Vegon when adjusting Zordon's reception
The Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Things You Never Noticed About Ghostbusters (2014) (TV Episode)
a little kid puts down Ray
Shameful Sequels: Ghostbusters II (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

Spoofs 

Marathon Man (1976)

Spoofed in 

The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!: Slime Busters/The Legend of Zelda: The Ringer (1989) (TV Episode)
Whole episode is a spoof of Ghostbusters and it's sequel. Ernie Hudson (who stars in both) has a cameo appearance as his character from the films.
The Van (1996)
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: The Death of Tristan Taylor (2011) (TV Episode)
a demonic voice call out to Tristian like in the movie
Saints Row IV (2013) (Video Game)
The protagonist walks into the Joe Magarec statue and made it walk just like the Ghostbusters did to the Statue of Liberty.

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