Showing posts from July, 2015

Ivan Reitman Releases Statement On New Ghostbusters Movie Rumours

In the wake of quotes from screenwriter Drew Pearce about the expanded Ghostbusters universe, producer Ivan Reitman has issued a statement on what fans should expect from the franchise, which will reboot next summer with Paul Feig's version, reports

"There has been a lot of excitement recently about what is happening with the Ghostbusters franchise. As the producer of the new Ghostbusters film, I feel the need to clarify. There is only one new Ghostbusters movie and that is the Paul Feig directed version coming next July, presently filming and going fantastically. The rest is just noise," Reitman said.

News that Sony would try expand the Ghostbusters universe beyond Feig's film – which stars Melissa McCarthy as Abby Yates, Kristen Wiig as Erin Gilbert, Leslie Jones as Patty Tolan and Kate McKinnon as Jillian Holtzmann – was first revealed back in March 2015. "Paul Feig's film will be the first version of that, shooting in June to come out in July 201…

First Photo Of The All-New Ghostbusters In Their Uniforms Unveiled

We've seen the uniforms, the proton packs, and the new Ecto-1 hearse. Now fans finally have their first glimpse at the new, all-female Ghostbusters squad, courtesy of director Paul Feig!

Feig shared an official image with Melissa McCarthy, Kristin Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kat McKinnon suited up in their jumpsuits and standing in front of the Ecto 1:

Feig tweeted the photo with the hashtag #whoyougonnacall, the Ghostbusters' well-known catch phrase. Earlier, he included #whatyougonnawear with the photo of the uniforms, and #whatyougonnadrive with the photo of the Ecto-1.

Earlier today another cast photo surfaced on the video games forum NeoGaf, taken on set by a GhostHead:

Source: CBC News.

Paul Feig Unveils The New Ecto 1

If you weren't already excited about seeing the Ghostbusters' new Proton Packs and jumpsuits, director Paul Feig is now offering fans a sneak peek at the iconic Ecto-1 vehicle. Like its predecessor, the new Ecto-1 is a vintage Cadillac. Somewhat unlike the original Ecto-1, however, the new Ectomobile is a hearse.

Front view

Rear view
As he's done with previous leaks, Feig tweeted an image of the Ghostbusters reboot paraphernalia to stir up some intrigue about how he's resurrecting the classic 80s franchise. Somewhat appropriately, the new Ecto-1 appears to be a 1989 Superior Cadillac Sovereign Commercial Funeral Coach, a model that's actually descendent from the 1959 Cadillac Miller Meteor Combination End Loaders that were used in the first two movies for Ecto 1 and Ecto 1A. However, that model was actually used as both an ambulance and a hearse. The original Ecto-1 was, in fact, an old ambulance that was converted into the now legendary and well beloved design.

The …