Ghostbusters 3: Ivan Reitman, who has long been in favor of a third installment of the Ghostbusters series, has dropped out of the project as director, though he will still be serving as a producer. He was prompted to make the decision after the recent death of his friend Harold Ramis; the original Ghostbusters were slated to have minor roles in Ghostbusters 3. Sony… Continue reading Movie News: 'Ghostbusters 3' Loses Director, But Still a Go; Travolta Does a Western;' Meet 'The Boxtrolls' (Trailer)
March is shaping up to be an interesting month for movies hailing from the geekier side of Hollywood. We’re getting a pseudo sequel to a popular film based on a graphic novel (which was itself based on historical events), a big-screen adaptation of a best-selling video game franchise, a movie based on a canceled television series, and a new adventure with the Muppets – and that’s just what’s hitting theaters.
Things… Continue reading March Geek Guide: 'Captain America,' 'Ghostbusters,' 'Back to the Future,' 'Star Trek' and More
Generally, whenever the topic of Bill Murray and Ghostbusters 3 comes up, it’s because Dan Aykroyd is doing another interview. That script changed last week – because this time it was Ivan Reitman talking about the long in-development project and his MIA costar. The ending remains largely the same, however.
During a talk at a TIFF Bell Lightbox showing of the original Ghostbusters, Reitman took… Continue reading Ivan Reitman Sets the Record Straight Regarding Bill Murray and 'Ghostbusters 3'
Who you gonna call? Not Bill Murray, if this ‘Ghostbusters 3′ tidbit from the Enquirer (via CinemaBlend) is to be believed (and it probably isn’t). Bill Murray was supposedly so displeased with the latest script for the long-in-the-works sequel that he shredded it and sent it back to Harold Ramis and Dan Aykroyd with a note stating, “No one wants to pay money to see fat, old men… Continue reading Bill Murray Reportedly Shreds 'Ghostbusters 3' Script; Or, Your Favorite Wild Rumor of the Day
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— X-Men: First Class was one of the biggest surprises of the summer movie season and has earned over $ 350 million in box office to… Continue reading Geek Bites: 'X-Men First Class' Sequel Moves Forward, New Video Footage from 'The Hobbit', and a Dark 'Ghostbusters'