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Dan Aykroyd Says He's Looking At The Marvel Model For The Future Of 'Ghostbusters'

fb.indiewire.com – From beloved childhood classic to bloated never-ending franchise? Well, it's not like Sony, Dan Aykroyd and the rest of the "Ghostbusters" team have ever been shy about milking the movies for all they're worth. From animated shows to videogames, "Ghostbusters" has definitely crossed over into different media arenas. And it's not a shock that franchise shepherd Aykroyd has seen what the folks over at Marvel are doing and wants to apply it to his supernatural series.

8 years 2 weeks ago via jackiechan

Paul Feig might direct Ghostbusters 3 with an all-female cast Last month Dan Aykroyd said production on GHOSTBUSTERS 3 should start in spring of next year, and it looks like Sony is still trying to figure out what to do with the long-in-development project. The latest news from THR is Paul Feig is interested in directing GHOSTBUSTERS 3, and it will be a reboot focusing on an all-female Ghostbusters team. Although sources say THE HEAT and BRIDESMAIDS director isn't... Read More...


Dan Aykroyd Now Says 'Ghostbusters 3’ Will Shoot Next Spring

fb.indiewire.com – Here's he goes again. WhenDan Aykroydshowed up on “The Today Show” this week to discuss his new film “Get On Up,” talk of course eventually turned to the "Ghostbusters" series, and in particular "Ghostbusters 3." Never one to miss a moment to ensure everyone that the movie is happening (remember when he predicted two more movies?) or talk about plot details, he now says the paranormal franchise sequel would shoot next year.

8 years 10 weeks ago via jetli

Dan Aykroyd is never ever giving up on Ghostbusters 3. Though the project suffered yet another big setback earlier this year when Ivan Reitman decided not to direct, Aykroyd is nevertheless optimistic that the sequel will be ready to shoot by next spring. Hit the jump to see what he had to say. Aykroyd recently appeared on Today (via JoBlo) to talk about the 30th anniversary of the original Ghostbusters. Naturally, the subject of Ghostbusters 3 came up. “It looks like we’ll be in production, pre-production in the spring now, from what I’m hearing,” Ayrkoyd said.

'Ghostbusters' Returning to Theaters in August

1:07 PM 6/5/2014 by Jeff Giles
Unless you're some kind of cinematic troglodyte, you're well aware of the fact that Ghostbusters is turning 30 this year -- and although we wouldn't go so far as to say that the Sony Pictures executive suite is entirely troglodyte-free, it's obvious that those folks know the value of a big anniversary when they see one, because they're celebrating this crucial milestone of '80s filmdom in the best possible way.

New in Theaters: 'Neighbors,' 'Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return'

3:26 PM 5/9/2014 by Logan Falk
The second week of movie summer brings us as schizophrenic a set of releases as can be—one is an R-rated (and very rightly so) comedy, and the other a light animated feature for the whole family. At this point, the familiar line to trot out is, “Well, there’s something for everyone!” However, if the critics are to be believed, this is only the case if you have low standards for animated films.

Sony Continues Searching for 'Ghostbusters III' Director

5:43 PM 4/7/2014 by Jeff Giles
For years, it seemed as though Dan Aykroyd was the only person who seriously wanted another Ghostbusters sequel. Now it's clear that the executives at Sony share his fervor for a new chapter in the franchise, but it looks like they'll have to do it without the writing-directing duo that appeared to be their first choice to bring the series back from its 25-year (and counting) hiatus.

'Ghostbusters 3': Ivan Reitman Out as Director; Shooting in 2015

7:30 PM 3/18/2014 by Binh Ngo
Sony has finally given Ghostbusters 3 the greenlight, and the studio is eyeing an early 2015 shoot. Ivan Reitman has decided to step aside as director and will produce the movie for Sony instead. Reitman told Deadline that he made the decision not to direct the third Ghostbusters after Harold Ramis' funeral.


Posted February 17th, 2014 by Binh Ngo

Tammy (Melissa McCarthy) is having a bad day. She’s totaled her clunker car, gotten fired from her thankless job at a greasy burger joint, and instead of finding comfort at home, finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It’s time to take her boom box and book it.


Dan Aykroyd, Jill Scott Join James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up' (Exclusive)

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