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Ghostbusters (2016)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi | 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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Harold Filmore
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Higgins Student
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Bennie
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Gertrude Aldridge Ghost
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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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Comedy | Fantasy | Sci-Fi

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

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$144,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$46,018,755 (USA) (15 July 2016)

Gross:

$96,371,471 (USA) (28 July 2016)
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Trivia

In early pre-production, Anne Hathaway was reportedly considered for a role. The role was supposedly a doctor named Anna. See more »

Goofs

Erin Gilbert has awards from various physics organizations on the wall of her office at Columbia University. Although these awards are unrelated organizations and associations, they all use the exact same formatting, including the same font. This is most noticeable because they all have the same yellow background for the first letters in her first and last name. See more »

Quotes

Jillian Holtzmann: [smashes a guitar on stage and hands it back to its owner] Sorry. I can't buy you another one.
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Crazy Credits

At the very end of the credits, after the final logo, you see the girls in their lab. Patty has on a headset and is listening to an audio tape, repeating one section several times. Erin asks if she has something. Patty answers, "I think so. What's Zuul?" See more »

Connections

References The Big Boss (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

Ghostbusters
Written by Ray Parker Jr. (as Ray Parker, Jr.)
Produced by Tim Pagnotta
Performed by Walk the Moon (as Walk The Moon)
Walk The Moon appear courtesy of RCA Records
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This is NOT the worst movie of all time.
11 July 2016 | by See all my reviews

Some people are saying that this is the wort movie of all time. It is not. It is merely a really bad movie with no redeeming qualities, and it insults your intelligence.

And, most of the YouTube videos made slamming it are 100s of times funnier than this movie.

Seriously, the movie is just not funny. In fact Batman and Robin (George Clooney and whoever played Robin) had more humor in it than this movie does, and that movie was worse than this one--that is how not funny this movie is.

Save your money. Read a cereal box. It will cost less and be funnier.


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