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1986  
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 Jake Kong Jr. / ... (65 episodes, 1986)
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 Eddie Spenser Jr. / ... (65 episodes, 1986)
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 Apparitia / ... (65 episodes, 1986)
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 Tracy the Gorilla / ... (65 episodes, 1986)
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 Belfry / ... (65 episodes, 1986)
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Storyline

Eddie, Jake and their pet gorilla Tracy track down and eliminate ghosts with the help of a few supernatural sidekicks. This is an animated remake of the live-action series, "The Ghost Busters" (1975), and is in no way related to the more well-known film "Ghostbusters" (1984). Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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8 September 1986 (USA)  »

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Trivia

The original plan was for the first five episodes, which form one long origin story, to be released theatrically in a slightly shorter edit. A year earlier, Filmation had released the first five episodes of She-Ra: Princess of Power (1985) theatrically as The Secret of the Sword (1985). However, these five episodes were not written until the series was in the middle of its production. The story that was actually written first was 'Statue of Liberty'. See more »

Quotes

Scared Stiff: [after one of his numerous crashes into a wall] It isn't fair, all the other ghosts can go through walls.
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The Filmation logo was customized: it appears with a musical chime, and the "Presents" title is a scrawl rather than in a typeface. See more »

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Fun and Funnier then the Real Ghostbusters
17 March 2001 | by (New Iberia, Louisiana) – See all my reviews

Although its a rip off trying to capitalize on the Original Ghostbusters, its way cooler and has cooler villains. I love the real cartoons, but this is still very fun.I found some copys of the cartoon for a dollar at the town's local dollar store


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