FIVE THINGS THE NEW GHOSTBUSTERS MOVIE COULD LEARN FROM GHOSTBUSTERS II

Even in 2015, Ghostbusters still feels like a reboot red line. In daring to cross it, the producers have invited the baying mob to their door and sent out a reassuringly cocky signal that they think they’re up to it. When the original cast and director re-teamed for Ghostbusters II in 1989, when ‘reboot’ meant restarting the C64, expectations were even higher.

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the joy of CEX

I don’t work at C.E.X., have no affiliation, and hate waiting in their endless queues just as much as you do. But I do stand in them often, dropping by my local Kingsland branch at least twice a month and picking a few titles out of the cast-off chaos, be they blockbusters I feel obliged to watch, comedies I missed, films to revisit but not own, or something that just looked too strange not to buy. The only rule for this blog is that the starting point for every post will be one of those titles, bought for £5 or less…

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