Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of ‘Ghostbusters’ at a Local Theater Near You!

- 07-11-14Film Posted by Mark Poynter

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It’s the 30 year anniversary of one of Nerdom’s cornerstone films, Ghostbusters. There’s a few things going on to celebrate that anniversary including theater screenings, a new LEGO set, and a traveling Ghostbusters art show. We’ve got all the Ghostbusters anniversary information for you here. (more…)

Place Your Bets: Dan Aykroyd Gives ‘Ghostbusters 3′ Update

- 07-09-14Film Posted by Jeremy R! Hudson

dan_aykroyd_ghostbusters_3For the past few months the rumors circling around a possible third Ghostbusters movie have been positive. Well positive in the way that would lead you to believe that the movie may actually happen someday. Long gone are the days of alleged script shredding and possible CGI cartoon rebooting, the internet is now in those halcyon days of Director rumors (even if it was a goof, I  kinda liked Max Landis’ pitch on twitter) and possible casting choices (thin Jonah Hill is a great choice for Louis Tully Jr.) Last we heard the film was set for a 2015 theatrical release, so official news and huge announcements will be happening soon, right?

Well, former SNL cast memeber/current Canadian vodka pitchman and the long suffering driving force behind Ghostbusters 3, Dan Aykroyd, spoke with Global TV’s The Morning Show this morning (Wednesday) to give a little update on the movie. So what is the current status of a GB threequel?

Now I am going to hold up a card with the answer on the other side. Concentrate… I want you to tell me what you think it is.
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After Killing Yesterday’s ‘Ghostbusters 3′ Rumor Max Landis Tweets ‘Ghostbusters 3′ Pitch

- 06-19-14Film, Nerd Culture, Uncategorized Posted by Mark Poynter

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Yesterday the Internet was afire with rumors about Max Landis writing the Ghostbusters 3 script. Landis quickly dashed those rumors, but as we all know, the Internet can be a bull terrier when it gets its teeth into something and won’t let go. Landis decided, after multiple requests, to tweet out his pitch for Ghostbusters 3. (more…)

Max Landis Dashes Your ‘Ghostbusters 3′ Dreams

- 06-18-14Film Posted by Sarah Moran

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Ghostbusters 3, will it ever happen? Were I a gambler I’d put my money on no, but then again, when has Hollywood ever fought harder for a threequel? We’ve been hearing about the possibility of a Ghostbusters 3 for what feels like eons, and today, only more bad news. (more…)

‘Ghostbusters 3’ Plods On – Ruben Fleischer Being Considered to Direct?

- 06-01-14Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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As the quest to bring Ghostbusters 3 into the realm of reality continues, the powers-that-be must decide on who is actually going to be in charge of the damned thing. Whether Bill Murray is taking part or not, the movie still needs a director of some sort. Now, it looks like the folks at Sony/Columbia have set their sights on one man in particular – Ruben Fleischer. (more…)

Did ‘Ghostbusters 3′ Just Lose Its Directors?

- 04-08-14Film Posted by Brandon Marcus

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Well, shoot.

As a lifelong fan of Ghostbusters I’ve been really, really hesitant about Ghostbusters 3. However, even I got excited when news hit that LEGO Movie directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller were in talks to direct the long-in-development sequel. Now only have Lord and Miller given us The LEGO Movie but also 21 Jump Street, Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs and the beloved MTV cult classic Clone High. These geniuses directing Ghostbusters 3? Throw caution to the wind and count me in.

Well, not so fast.

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Ghostbusters 3 News: Reitman Leaves as Director, Film Still Planned for 2015

- 03-18-14Film Posted by Luke Gallagher

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Ghostbusters 3 just lost another one of its people of influence. Deadline reports that Ivan Reitman has stepped away from the project as its director, and will instead produce. It comes as no surprise, but the tragic death of star and friend Harold Ramis was the deciding factor for Reitman. For those unaware, Reitman was one of the key collaboratives to the franchise, having directed the first two Ghostbuster films. Now, you would think with Reitman’s departure, Ramis’ passing and the disinterest of Bill Murray, production would be nullified. Nope, Ghostbusters 3 soldiers on. The search for a new director begins. (more…)

The BastardCast vs. The Cannibal Rat Ship Holocaust (featuring Backdoor Teen Batman)

- 01-27-14Featured, Nerd Culture Posted by Team Bastard

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This week, a new episode of The BastardCast is racing toward you like Justin Bieber in a Lambo! That’s right, like an atomic rat on a Russian ghost ship, we’re goona gnaw your face off with comedy! You will witness Batman’s secret shame. You will learn the terrible truth behind the Stan Lee/George Lucas connection. You will judge Jason and Jeremy poorly since they are making most of this up as they go along. (more…)

Who Ya Gonna Call for ‘Ghostbusters 3′??? Jonah Hill and Emma Stone

- 11-07-13Film Posted by Mark Poynter

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Once more into the Ghostbusters 3 rumor mill, dear friends, once more. Or close the wall up with our Ghostbusters 3 dreams dead. I thought I was out, but they keep pulling me back in. This time around Emma Stone and Jonah Hill are added to the Rumor Mill Mix. (more…)

The Chaos that is ‘Ghostbusters 3’ – Ivan Reitman Puts in His Two Cents

- 07-22-13Film Posted by Jason McAnelly

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Ghostbusters 3 – coming soon to a theater near you!  Or maybe not… And it will have Bill Murray in it!  Oh, wait… no go on that one either.  It’s a movie, it’s a cartoon, it’s a fkn musical set in outer space!  There seems to be very little in the way of concrete truth revolving around this eternally limbo-bound project and most of what we hear seems to be little more than hopeful comments via Dan Aykroyd.  But now, Ivan Reitman, director of the original, stepped up to talk about the potential for a third Ghostbusters flick.  Check out the video below to hear what he had to say:

Well folks, that’s about as good as it gets.  Still trying to make it and still no Murray.

And life goes on…

 

Thanks to /film for the heads-up.