Bringing laughs to a supernatural theme, Ghostbusters is a film brings viewers into the regular life of a Ghost buster. This movie was made in 1984 and it was directed by the well-known director, Ivan Reitman. The movie's story and its dialogue was written by Harold Ramis and Dan Aylacrod. The movie was produced by Ivan Reitman and the creepy-fun music was created by and selected by Elmer Bernstein. This film lasts for 105 minutes, during which the viewers are shown hilarious and scary ghost hunting and even the capturing of a demonic spirit.
The movie's setting is in the heart of New York City; usually in the homes of people who request a ghost removal. Also, some if the movie takes place in a client called Dana's apartment. Other parts of the movie takes place in the Ghostbusters headquarters, otherwise known as the retired firehouse.
The plot of the movie is centered on three weird and neurotic men who work as parapsychologists. They are called Peter Venkman, Raymond Stantz and Egon Spencer. These three guys were minding their own business, enjoying their day, when they encountered their very first ghost. Shocked, Peter, Raymond and Egon decided to capture ghosts as their profession. They opened up their headquarters in an old and retired firehouse and they named their new ghost hunting and capturing business, Ghostbusters. At first, the business was slow and they didn't have even a single job or client. They were struggling; their money was dwindling and their hope was crashing down. But one day, the threesome was called by a prestigious hotel called the Sedgwick Hotel. They were asked to examine a potential haunting, and they found a ghost and placed it in a special ghost holding container. They had actually captured their first ghost, and they were happy as could be.
Later, New York had apparently become a paranormal activity hotspot; several clients had contacted the Ghostbusters. There business was a huge success, they had obtained several clients and, as a result, they hired a fourth member for their company.
But, one day a woman called Dana has called the Ghostbusters because she really wanted to get rid of a troublesome sprit. The sprit was a demonic devil worshiper by the name of Zuul. The guys had to tackle their hardest mission and put a stop to the evil spirit. This movie is rated PG because of mild terror.
After a long, long time in the works, "Ghostbusters 3" has been greenlighted... with one major change following the death of Harold Ramis.
The prospects for a new "Ghostbusters" movie, which were already bleak, got even bleaker today. Harold Ramis, the respected comedic actor, writer and director, died today at the age of 69 after a prolonged illness.