Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Directed by Jason Reitman

(2021, Columbia Pictures/BRON Studios/Ghostcorps)

For many years, fans of the original Ghostbusters have been asking if there would be a sequel. Sure, there was the sequel that dare not be mentioned, Ghostbusters 2 in 1988, but that just didn’t do it.

At one point, the next rumored movie in the franchise seemed to be getting some traction with the original team (without Harold Ramis who sadly passed in 2014) but then then the ghost in the machine had other ideas and we got Ghostbusters (2016) with an all-female cast including Melissa McCarthey, Kristin Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones. Not only did fans seem to not have their needs satiated by this version of the Ghostbusters story, but they also seemed to have outright disdain for it. 

Cut to 2021, and here we are with the long awaited “sequel,” Ghostbusters: Afterlife. 

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