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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:
Frank Welker ...  Dr. Raymond Stantz / ... 140 episodes, 1986-1991
Maurice LaMarche ...  Dr. Egon Spengler / ... 140 episodes, 1986-1991
Arsenio Hall ...  Winston Zeddemore / ... 91 episodes, 1986-1987
Lorenzo Music Lorenzo Music ...  Dr. Peter Venkman / ... 78 episodes, 1986-1987
Laura Summer ...  Janine Melnitz / ... 70 episodes, 1986-1987
Dave Coulier ...  Dr. Peter Venkman / ... 62 episodes, 1987-1991
Kath Soucie ...  Janine Melnitz / ... 59 episodes, 1987-1991
Buster Jones 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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We're Back! See more »


Certificate:

TV-Y7 | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

Real Ghostbusters DVD | Time Life

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 September 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Real Ghostbusters See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(140 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Frank Welker who did the voice for Slimer, also provided the voice of Stripe in Gremlins. See more »

Goofs

In "Slimer Streak" (#5.21), Peter says he know nothing about trains, contrary to "Last Train to Oblivion" (#2.52) which centered on Peter's obsession with trains. See more »

Quotes

Peter Venkman (I): This is almost as much fun as catching bowling balls with my teeth.
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Alternate Versions

When the episode "Knock, Knock" was aired on Fox Family (now Freeform), the original song that was played when the Ghostbusters were on the train was changed from "The Bogeyman" to a remix of the theme song. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Teen Titans Go!: Forest Pirates (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Driving Me Crazy
Performed by Tahiti - Tyren Perry & Tonya Townsend
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To Be A Kid Again!

I wish I could go back and see this show again as a kid even though I do act like a kid at times. I loved the interaction between Peter Venkman and Slimer. The goofy Ray was always funny for his good ol' boy attitude and Winston and Egon were always there to provide insight. This is one of those series I'm going to one day get on DVD so I can feel like a kid again while eating ice cream all day long.


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