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Ghostbusters Scares Off Competition To Top U.k. Box Office

The decision to reboot the classic 1980s ghoul hunting franchise had caused some controversy among fans due to the decision to switch the genders of the lead characters from male to female....

Ghostbusters Reboot Gets Confirmation Of A Second Film

In among ALL the controversy surrounding the reboot of Ghostbusters, there was an actual film and it turned out that it wasn’t that bad at all. And now, as angry fanboys continue to rage and...

Melissa Mccarthy Stuck In Slime

Melissa McCarthy hated the slime used in 'Ghostbusters'.The 45-year-old actress is joined by Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon in Paul Feig's remake of the popular 80s action comedy and though she was initially...

Melissa Mccarthy's Haunted House

Melissa McCarthy used to have a ghost in her home. The 45-year-old actress stars as paranormal researcher Abby Yates in the all-female 'Ghostbusters' reboot and admitted she once had her own real-life spooky experience. Speaking...

Reports Indicate 'Ghostbusters' May Be Banned From Release In China

After all the division and controversy over its roll-out last week, the new all-female Ghostbusters re-boot may not be getting a theatrical release in China – but not for that reason…According to a report in...

Melissa Mccarthy Hits Back At Ghostbusters Critics

The 'Ghostbusters' cast have hit back at critics of the all-female reboot.When the film was originally announced it attracted widespread criticism from fans of the 1984 original - which starred Bill Murray - due to...

Paul Feig: I Understand Ghostbusters Concerns

Paul Feig understands why fans are ''nervous'' about his new 'Ghostbusters' movie.The 53-year-old film director understands the backlash from diehard fans of the original two movies who are unhappy he has rebooted the franchise with...

Leslie Jones' Premiere Dress Drama 'Is Her Own Fault'

The Saturday Night Live star is part of the female reboot of much loved ‘80s flick Ghostbusters, starring opposite Kristen Wiig and Melissa MCCarthy. Leslie recently took to Twitter to rant that no designers were...

Melissa Mccarthy Mocks Ghostbusters Critics

The Bridesmaids actress stars alongside Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate MCKinnon in the all-female remake of the 1984 flick, directed by Paul Feig. The original film starred Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, and the late...

Judd Apatow: 'Haters Of Ghostbusters Reboot Are Probably Trump Supporters'

Director Judd Apatow, who helmed Trainwreck and The 40-Year-Old Virgin, has hit out at those who’ve criticised the upcoming Ghostbusters reboot. Speaking to Uproxx, the director say that those who bash the female-led reboot are...

Melissa Mccarthy: 'Online Trolls Need Friends'

Controversy has embroiled the revamp of the 1984 Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd comedy classic, which also stars Kristen Wiig, Kate MCKinnon, and Leslie Jones, with fans of the original movie franchise expressing...

Chris Hemsworth Found It 'Weird' To Use Australian Accent For Ghostbusters

The 32-year-old actor first shot to fame on soap Home and Away in his home country. But since then, he has had to adopt different dialects for his movie roles, such as that of Thor...

Kristen Wiig Goes Public With New Romance

The 42-year-old actress was seen cuddling up to actor/writer Avi Rothman while on a romantic break in Kauai, Hawaii. Kristen, who wore a strapless black bikini top and mismatched navy bottoms, appeared entirely smitten with...

Melissa Mccarthy: 'Ghostbusters Trailer Is Confusing'

The Bridesmaids actress stars alongside Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate MCKinnon in the all-female version of the 1984 comedy, which was always touted as a remake, yet when the trailer was released...

'Ghostbusters' Reboot Is Youtube's Most Disliked Trailer Of All Time

The trailer for Paul Feig’s upcoming Ghostbuster’s reboot is Youtube’s most disliked movie trailer of all time, according to a playlist of the site’s most thumbed-down videos. The list of the top 100 most “disliked”...

Ghostbusters Reboot Trailer 'Most Disliked Of All Time'

The trailer for the all-female remake of the classic 1984 comedy currently has 582,663 dislikes at the time of writing (01May16) versus its 210,688 likes. It is also the only movie trailer, according...

Sia Stuns Coachella With Kristen Wiig And Paul Dano Appearance

The Chandelier singer shies away from being the centre of attention during her live performances, and her main stage set in California was no exception. She wore her signature oversized half-black, half-white wig...

Chris Hemsworth Impressed With Improv In Ghostbusters

The Australian hunk joins the all-female reboot of the 1984 classic as Kevin, the Ghostbusters' receptionist - a role originally played by actress Annie Potts. Chris first dipped his toe into comedy with last year's...

Paul Feig: 'Give Ghostbusters Reboot A Chance'

The Bridesmaids moviemaker and the all-female Ghostbusters played by Kristen Wiig, Melissa MCCarthy, Kate MCKinnon and Leslie Jones, have been receiving backlash ever since the reboot of the 1984 original was announced in...

Leslie Jones' Ghostbusters Role 'Written For Melissa Mccarthy'

The reinvention of the 1984 movie classic, which starred Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd, hit the headlines last week (beg29Feb16) after the trailer was released. Fans took to Twitter.com to accuse...

John Goodman Humiliated By Kristen Wiig Meeting

The Big Lebowski star has been in many well-known movies including The Borrowers, The Flintstones and television show Roseanne, but he was still unsure of himself when he wanted to meet Bridesmaids actress...

Leslie Jones Fires Back At Ghostbusters Critics

A trailer for the all-female version of the original 1984 movie, also starring Melissa MCCarthy, Kristen Wiig and Kate MCKinnon, was released on Thursday (03Mar16), and soon came under fire on social media....

Full 'Ghostbusters' Trailer Released - Take A Look Here

Nearly 32 years after Ghostbusters first hit cinemas, the full trailer for the all-female re-boot has finally been released – and everything looks pretty faithful to the offbeat, deadpan humour of the original, despite what...

Teaser Trailer For New 'Ghostbusters' Released

Billed as one of the summer’s biggest cinema releases, we’ve heard surprising little about the highly anticipated Ghostbusters remake – until now. Sony has released a teaser for the cult franchise’s third instalment, with a...

Kate Winslet: 'My Red Carpet Groping Is Shameless!'

Following the event on Saturday night (30Jan16), a picture emerged of Kate posing alongside Susan and Boardwalk Empire actor Michael Shannon. In the shot, Kate is seen gasping as she places her hand on Susan's...

Kristen Wiig Shed Tears Over Matt Damon's Martian Role

The 45-year-old actor is in the running for a best actor Oscar thanks to his role as astronaut Mark Watney, who is stranded on Mars after his crew believe he died in a freak storm....

Kristen Wiig Upset About All-girl Ghostbusters Backlash

The actress/comedienne admits she was upset when fans refused the accept the Ghosbusters were going to be women in Paul Feig's 2016 movie. "The fact there was so much controversy because we...

Kristen Wiig Once Scared Out Of Her Own Home

The Bridesmaids star reveals she could relate to scenes in her new film, Nasty Baby, in which her character endures a number of nasty confrontations with a next-door neighbour, because she lived through...

Sony Developing Animated Ghostbusters Movie?

Sony is reportedly developing an animated 'Ghostbusters' movie.According to The Wrap, the new film will be told from a ghost's point of view and is going into development at Sony Pictures Animation. Although the studio...

Paul Feig Announces 'Ghostbusters' Reboot Will Feature Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver will make an appearance in the upcoming all-female Ghostbusters reboot, director Paul Feig has confirmed. Feig made the blockbuster announcement on Twitter, after defending his film and its female-led cast from fans unhappy...

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