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Plot: What's the story about?
Erin Gilbert (Wiig) and Abby Bergman (McCarthy) are a pair of unheralded authors who write a book positing that ghosts are real. A few years later, Gilbert lands a prestigious teaching position at Columbia University, but her book resurfaces and she is laughed out of academia. Gilbert reunites with Bergman and others when ghosts invade Manhattan and try to save the world.
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Poll: Will you see Ghostbusters?
Who stars in Ghostbusters: Cast List
Melissa McCarthy ... Abby Bergman
"The Heat" , "Superintelligence"
Kristen Wiig ... Erin Gilbert
"How to Train Your Dragon 2" , "Wonder Woman 1984"
Kate McKinnon ... Jillian Holtzmann
"Bombshell" , "Ferdinand"
Leslie Jones ... Patty Tolan
"Coming 2 America" , "Sing"
Chris Hemsworth ... Kevin
"12 Strong" , "Thor: Love and Thunder"
Neil Casey ... Rowan [villain]
Who's making Ghostbusters: Crew List
A look at the Ghostbusters behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Paul Feig last directed Last Christmas and A Simple Favor. The film's writer Paul Feig last wrote Spy and Unaccompanied Minors.
Watch: Ghostbusters Trailers & Videos
Production: What we know about Ghostbusters?
- Leslie Jones plays as Patty Tolan, an NYC subway worker who stumbles across the main supernatural threat in the film. She becomes a new member of the Ghostbusters team.
- Chris Hemsworth plays Kevin, the Ghostbusters' receptionist.
- Kristen Wiig plays as Erin Gilbert, a published author on the subject of the paranormal and professor at Columbia University.
- The project is a reboot starring an all-female cast.
- The Ghostbusters project was announced as a sequel to the 1984 hit, most likely starring members of the original cast. But after the death of Harold Ramis, script editing issues and original director Ivan Reiman pulling out, the sequel was scrapped. An all female cast is planned now (10/8/14, Hollywood Reporter).
- June 2016: The film was in Completed status.
- December 2015: The film was in Post-Production status.
- July 2015: The film was in Production status.
- January 2015: The film was in Pre-Production status.
- October 2014: The film was in Development status.
- March 2014: The film was in Development status.
- March 2009: The film was in Development status.
Filming began in Boston on June 8, 2015.
The Paul Feig-directed reboot is eyeing a late summer shoot in New York.
Paul Feig and Katie Dippold will co-write the script, with Feig directing.
Sony is planning an early 2015 production start for the film.
Ghostbusters Release Date: When was the film released?
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, October 11, 2016
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