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Ghostheads (2016)

A look at the intense fandom for the media franchise, Ghostbusters (1984)

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Credited cast:
Chace Ambrose Chace Ambrose ... Himself
William Atherton ... Himself
Dan Aykroyd ... Himself
Brandon Balentine Brandon Balentine ... Himself
Christopher Beaumont Christopher Beaumont ... Himself
Matt Burkit Matt Burkit ... Himself
Matt Cardona ... Himself
Matthew C. Case Matthew C. Case ... Himself (as Matthew Christopher Lee)
Dave Coulier ... Himself
Jonathan Dion Jonathan Dion ... Himself
Ryan Doell Ryan Doell ... Himself
Paul Feig ... Himself
Kurt Fuller ... Himself
Abigail Gardner Abigail Gardner ... Herself
Tom Gebhardt Tom Gebhardt ... Himself
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Ghostheads is a documentary that explores the extreme side of the Ghostbusters fandom, and looks back at the impact the franchise has had on the world over the past three decades. Through interviews with key cast and crew, including Dan Aykroyd, Ivan Reitman, Ernie Hudson and many more, as well as with Ghostbusters fans all over the world, Ghostheads presents countless humanizing stories that will connect with audiences about comradery, overcoming obstacles, and that no one should ever feel alone or isolated. Ghostheads will show what really separates a fandom from the rest. Every Ghosthead is unique. Every Franchise is its own.

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The REAL heart of the Ghostbusters.

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15 July 2016 (USA) See more »

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A heartfelt and inspiring film about the fans of 'Ghostbusters' around the world
20 July 2016 | by mp013335See all my reviews

If you ever asked yourself "Who are these Ghostbusters cosplayers and why do they love this movie so much?", this surprisingly fun, positive and moving documentary explores the fandom, friendships and personal stories of the cosplayers/devotees of the classic 80s movies 'Ghostbusters' and 'Ghostbusters II' and the new reboot 'Ghostbusters (2016)'. This film is not 'Trekkies' which had attempted to make fun or laugh with the audience at the fans of the Star Trek franchise. A great tribute to the fans who commit their time, money and schedules to make people feel great in their communities. Great personal, heartwarming interviews with the fans from around the world and features interviews from the celebrities and creators of the original films. A great companion piece on Netflix to watch with the original movies and to watch before the new Ghostbusters reboot.


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