Episodes feature the Ghostbusters as well as their secretary Janine. But the main star of this show is their pet ghost Slimer, who's joined by some new friends and some new enemies.
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

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Stars: Maurice LaMarche, Dave Coulier, Frank Welker
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

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Animation | Family | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

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Stars: Pat Fraley, Peter Cullen, Alan Oppenheimer
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The Salt Lake Ghostbusters' franchise hasn't seen a lot of business lately. That is until they receive a call from a local college about some strange sightings.

Director: Scott Silver
Stars: Scott Silver, Weston Roberts, Jonathan Rudy
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The adventures of a quartet of humanoid warrior turtles and their friends.

Stars: Cam Clarke, Barry Gordon, Rob Paulsen
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Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The misadventures of a futuristic family.

Stars: George O'Hanlon, Janet Waldo, Mel Blanc
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Two guys and their pet gorilla hunt spooks.

Stars: Forrest Tucker, Larry Storch, Bob Burns
Back to the Future (1991–1993)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The time traveling adventures of Doc Brown, his family and his friend, Marty McFly.

Stars: David Kaufman, Dan Castellaneta, Bill Nye
Count Duckula (1988–1993)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The misadventures of a vegetarian vampire duck and his servants.

Stars: Jack May, Brian Trueman, Jimmy Hibbert
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Directors: Milton Gray, Marsh Lamore, and 3 more credits »
Stars: Ross Bagdasarian Jr., Jeff Bergman, Townsend Coleman
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An animated series loosely based on the movie "Ghostbusters" and the TV series "The Real Ghostbusters". In this series, the Ghostbusters are still running their supernatural pest control business, but with some new additions to the staff, particularly Slimer. Formerly a minor sidekick, the little green ghost is now a primary character with many episodes revolving around his adventures. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The annoying Slimer gets his own show. Why????.
8 July 2003 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

I don't know what made the producers think that Slimer was the star of the Real Ghostbusters. Slimer was very annoying and I always hoped the team would bust him and put him in the containment unit. Seriously though, the Real Ghostbusters was already on life support long before this show started. This show was little more than a desperate attempt to keep this franchise going.

Watch the first two seasons(AND ONLY THE FIRST TWO SEASONS!!) of the Real Ghostbusters instead. >


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