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Ghostbusters Holiday Light Show

Ghostbusters Holiday Light Show

Each year, Tom BetGeorge of Magical Light Shows tricks out the front of his Tracy, California house with tons of lights to celebrate Halloween, continually stepping up the show to outdo himself. For 2019, we get Ray Parker Jr’s Ghostbusters theme, accompanied by a brilliant array of color, and singing pumpkin animations.

Ghostbusters Halloween Display

Ghostbusters Halloween Display

Located in Monongahela, Pennsylvania, Angelo’s II restaurant likes to celebrate the holidays in an epic fashion. For Halloween 2019, they decorated the exterior of their building with an inflatable Stay-Puft marshmallow man emerging from the roof, and giant kraken tentacles bursting from its windows. Video by Mon Valley Drone.

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Ghostbusters x Mondo Soundtrack LP

Ghostbusters x Mondo Soundtrack LP

Mondo presents a limited edition one-time pressing of Elmer Bernstein’s original score from 1984’s Ghostbusters. The double album features awesome jacket and interior art by illustrator Paul Mann, and is pressed onto 180 Gram colored vinyl. Preorders start 10/2/19 on Mondotees.com.

Odd Sox x Ghostbusters

Odd Sox x Ghostbusters

Pop culture sock maker Odd Sox is offering up a capsule collection of eight designs inspired by the world of Ghostbusters. Some feature the classic “No Ghosts” logo, while others include images of Spengler, Venkman, Stantz, and Spengler. Our favorite? The Warhol-esque Ghostbusters Pop socks.

Ghostbusters x Transformers

Ghostbusters x Transformers

Among the many fun things on display at the 2019 NY Toy Fair was this amusing mashup, courtesy of Hasbro. Yes, what you’re looking at is a 7″ long version of the Ghostbuster’s Ecto-1 that converts into a Transformer. Known as Ectotron, this awesome toy will ship 7/31/19.

Mondo Stay Puft Tiki Mug

Mondo Stay Puft Tiki Mug

Mondo chooses a cute form for the Destructor. The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man tiki mugs can carry up to 36oz of liquid. These handmade likenesses of the Ghosbusters villain come in blue or black glaze. A brown glaze will be available at Alamo Drafthouse theaters.

Mezco Ghostbusters Deluxe Box Set

Mezco Ghostbusters Deluxe Box Set

The original Ghostbusters get Mezco Toyz’s retro realistic action figure treatment. The One:12 Collective Ghostbusters Deluxe Box Set features all four characters with a couple of accessories, including light up proton packs, a Ghost Trap and Slimer.

Blitzway Ghostbusters Ecto-1 Scale Model

Blitzway Ghostbusters Ecto-1 Scale Model

Movie-based toy maker Blitzway outdoes itself with its sixth-scale model of the Ghostbusters’ ride. The Ecto-1 collectible is nearly 46″ long, has 45 LEDs, and an interlocked steering wheel and wheels. It also plays digital audio files via USB and microSD.

Ghostbusters: A Movie About Nothing

Ghostbusters: A Movie About Nothing

Video essayist Patrick H Willems explores an interesting notion in the world of film criticism – that the original Ghostbusters was missing something that virtually every other movie has ever has – a theme, subtext, message, or story arc for its main characters.

Ghostbusters Phunny Plushies

Ghostbusters Phunny Plushies

Kidrobot celebrates the new Ghostbusters reboot with three adorable plush toys. Choose from the Ghostbusters logo, the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man and Venkman and company’s friendly ghost Slimer.

Ghostbusters 2 Honest Trailer

Ghostbusters 2 Honest Trailer

“If you loved the first Ghostbusters movie, then you should definitely watch that one instead.” Screen Junkies takes on the The Hangover 2 of of the 80’s. Ghostbusters 2 was kinda funny, but it uses the same story beats as the original and maybe shouldn’t have been made.

How Ghostbusters Became Ghostbusters

How Ghostbusters Became Ghostbusters

Lessons from the Screenplay breaks down the two main purposes of a screenplay to examine how, despite being “unremarkable”, the original Ghostbusters script gave the cast and crew a solid foundation for a good movie.

LEGO Ghostbusters

LEGO Ghostbusters

While it seems that most of the universe has already made up their minds about the new Ghostbusters movie, this LEGO stop-motion short from Digital Wizards is nothing but spectacular, paying tribute to the 1984 classic, and packed with lots of fun minifig cameos.

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Ghostbusters Trailer (Fan Recut)

Ghostbusters Trailer (Fan Recut)

Bevan Bell took the widely panned trailer for the new Ghostbusters reboot, and with a little clever editing and better overall pacing made the movie look much more entertaining, proving that trailers don’t mean a whole lot, and we need to wait for the actual movie.

Ghostbusters (Trailer)

Ghostbusters (Trailer)

Frankly, we have big doubts about remaking one of our all-time favorite movies, but director Paul Feig has made us laugh our asses off before, so we’re giving him one shot to get this right. We’ll just leave the trailer here, and you can judge for yourselves.

Heavy Metal Ghostbusters

Heavy Metal Ghostbusters

Leo Moracchioli of Norway’s Frog Leap Studios cranks out a headbangin’, throat-burnin’ metal version of Ray Parker, Jr.’s classic Ghostbusters theme. Who ya gonna thrash?

Vinyl Idolz

Vinyl Idolz

Funko is turning A Large Evil Corporation’s viral vinyl toy concepts into actual 8″ vinyl figures. The first batch of Vinyl Idolz includes characters from Seinfeld, The Walking Dead, Ghostbusters, Back to the Future, and Napoleon Dynamite.

Bustin’

Bustin’

The latest track from digital entertainer Neil Cicierega spices up Ray Parker Jr.’s classic Ghostbusters updating it with a new dance hook and silliness a plenty. Download the track here. Be sure to stick around for the final five seconds.

Ghostbusters without Music

Ghostbusters without Music

If there’s nothing strange in your neighborhood, call Mario Wienerroither, who takes on the Ghostbusters theme song for his latest Musicless Music Video. Lady, why did you live in such a creepy house if you’re so easily scared?

ERB: Mythbusters vs. Ghostbusters

ERB: Mythbusters vs. Ghostbusters

Epic Rap Battles of History bust some rhymes in the ultimate geek showdown, as the Mythbusters attempt to disprove the Ghostbusters’ science, and the Ghostbusters simply roast the Mythbusters with their proton packs.

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Low Budget Proton Streams

Low Budget Proton Streams

Practical VFX artist Joey Shanks simulates the proton stream effect from Ghostbusters using not much more than some flashlights, LEDs, fishing line, and long-exposures. We love how the prop Neutrino Wand cost way more than the effects.

Honest Trailer: Ghostbusters

Honest Trailer: Ghostbusters

Honest Trailers pays tribute to the classic 1984 sci-fi comedy, while poking fun at the movie’s numerous, but forgivable shortcomings. Oh, and the name they came up with for the late, great Harold Ramis is sheer genius.

The LEGO Ghostbusters Movie

The LEGO Ghostbusters Movie

Animator Monsieur Caron made this silly LEGO recreation of Ghostbusters, in which Slimer has been replaced with a special guest ghost. Now that you can buy an LEGO Ecto-1 kit, there’s no reason why you can’t make your own sequel.

Quentin Tarantino’s Ghostbusters

Quentin Tarantino’s Ghostbusters

(NSFW: Language, Gore) Claymation master Lee Hardcastle had Peter, Ray, Egon and Winston recreate scenes from Reservoir Dogs, Inglorious Basterds, Pulp Fiction and other Tarantino films. Also, here’s a promising pitch for Ghostbusters 3.

Stay-Puft LEGO Set

Stay-Puft LEGO Set

I tried to think of the most harmless thing. Something I loved from my childhood. Something that could never ever possibly destroy us. Mr. Stay Puft! Vote for Brett Waller’s latest LEGO creation on Cuusoo to help make it a reality.

It’s a Trap (T-Shirt)

It’s a Trap (T-Shirt)

Jerry Bennett’s wearable mashup envisions a world in which Admiral Ackbar works alongside Peter Venkmann, Raymond Stantz, Egon Spengler (and Winston Zeddemore) – sucking up ghosts and slimers with their proton packs.

Ghostbusters Floppy Cover

Ghostbusters Floppy Cover

When you want to listen to musical floppy disks, who you gonna call? MrSolidSnake 745, that’s who. Here’s his latest work, a cover of the Ghostbusters theme using eight floppy drives.

Ghostbusters Proton Pack Replica

Ghostbusters Proton Pack Replica

Something strange in your neighborhood? Call the cops. Seriously. But if you’re looking for a heavy duty proton pack, VikingProps is your man. The replica lights up and has a weathered look.

Ghostbusters Ghost Trap

Ghostbusters Ghost Trap

The ultimate toy for Ghostbusters fanatics, Mattel’s Ghost Trap replica is a dead ringer for the one from the movie, and does everything that one did, except catch ghosts – or does it? (Thanks, Isaac!)

Ghostbusters x Inception

Ghostbusters x Inception

This well edited, recut trailer for Ghostbusters with the Inception theme song turns the supernatural comedy into a sci-fi thriller, thanks to the immense, transforming power of music. (Thanks Kyle!)

Ghostbusters Return

Ghostbusters Return

(NSFW: Language) Bustin’ may make them feel good… but the Ghostbusters really do a number on this guy’s feelings when they bust out their proton packs in the middle of his attic.

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