Danniel chats with Chelsea, Eamon, Katie, Paul and Trey about the new Ghostbusters film. Does it hold up to the originals? The geeks dig into that and more.
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- 0:00 – Intros
- 1:21 – Around the room.
- 4:42 – How was the film?
- 7:27 – Did the film work as a reboot?
- 14:28 – Was this movie just a complete rehash of the original?
- 17:14 – Chris Hemsworth segway
- 18:59 – Chelsea and Eamon join the discussion.
- 19:30 – Asking Chelsea and Eamon if the film was good
- 21:08 – Does it feel like a Ghostbusters film?
- 22:18 – What are some of the highlights of the film?
- 27:42 – Audible Bump
- 28:49 – Was the backlash warranted?
- 31:41 – Did Sony’s marketing help feminism at all?
- 33:23 – Is the critic score inflated because of the way the film was marketed?
- 38:42 – If the original film was being released today, would it receive the same backlash?
- 40:56 – Would you recommend this films for others to see?
- 41:20 – Final words on the film.
- 50:25 – What everyone hopes to see at San Diego Comic Con 2016.
- 55:42 – Closing
Mentioned In This Episode
- GHOSTBUSTERS – Official Trailer (HD)
- An article about how Sony handled the marketing of Ghostbusters
- Ghostbusters Rotten Tomatoes scores
- Original Ghostbusters Rotten Tomatoes scores
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