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Movie review: Hilarious new 'Ghostbusters' ain't afraid of no sexists
Well, of course it’s funny. A “Ghostbusters” reboot starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, written and directed by the minds behind “Spy,” “The Heat” and “Bridesmaids”? For the new “Ghostbusters” to fall flat would have been a truly supernatural occurrence. But to listen to some small, reactionary corners of the internet, the very idea of remaking the cherished 1984 Ivan Reitman comedy, especially with an all-female cast, was not just a bad idea but a sacrilegious one. The film engages with the sexist backlash at a couple of points in the movie; scrolling the online comments on one of their
2016-07-18 05:28:26
Sian Welby delivers plenty of great Ghostbusters puns in hilarious new weather update
Channel 5 weather forecaster Sian Welby has become an internet sensation thanks to her pun filled weather updates which find clever ways of incorporating the likes of Batman v Superman, Harry Potter, and Star Wars into them. The latest to get that treatment is Ghostbusters, the “controversial” reboot which it turns out is actually pretty damn good. There are puns aplenty in the video below with references to both the original Ghostbusters movies and this latest effort from Bridesmaids helmer Paul Feig, and seeing how many you can spot is a lot of fun even if some are more on the nose than others: “If there’s something strange in your neighbourhood, who ar
2016-07-18 05:26:32
'Ghostbusters' Reboot Rumors, News & Updates: Women Dominates, Chris Hemsworth Better Off As 'Thor' Reboot Did Not Surpass 'Deadpool?'
"Ghostbusters" has faced much scrutiny because of the way the plotlines were formed and the impact of the storyline. Also, with Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones on board, the movie still failed to deliver and overpower the box office hit such as "Deadpool." Moreover, rumors have surged regarding Chris Hemsworth's role and how he is better fitted to be "Thor" rather than play a part in the recently released movie "Ghostbusters." Despite the positive aims of the rebooted movie, the 2016 version was not able to counter the flow. According to USA Today, there were a lot of impressions that were rendered regarding the rebooted "Gh
2016-07-18 05:25:05
The Sandbox Evolution gets some Ghostbusters love with a new update
Now that Ghostbusters is officially hitting movie theaters today, some games are starting to get updates with Ghostbuster themed content. One of those games happens to be The Sandbox Evolution which has just received an update with all kinds of Ghostbusters content for players to check out. For those of you not familiar with this game, Sandbox Evolution is the sequel to the highly popular sandbox game, appropriately named The Sandbox. Unlike Minecraft, everything in this game is 2D and full of retro style pixel art goodness. You can do everything from creating pixel art to digital music, to living scenery and even making games you and other people can play. This update brings with it t
2016-07-18 05:22:48
The New 'Ghobusters' Movie Cracks A Joke About Its Youtube Trolls
In March, Sony Pictures shared the official trailer for its reboot of Ghostbusters, starring actresses Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Melissa McCarthy, and Leslie Jones. The film’s girl-power cast, which sharply contrasts the all-male team that made up the original Ghostbusters lineup, drew criticism from YouTube commenters, who called it, among other things, “propoganda for the feminist movement.” These haters pounded the Ghostbusters trailer with dislikes, to the point that it now has close to one million of them and holds the ignominious title of “most-disliked video in YouTube history.” Ghostbusters has now arrived in theaters, and the consensus is tha
2016-07-16 00:15:17
Banned: Why Ghostbusters won't be busting anything in China
Everyone is excited for the 2016 Ghostbusters reboot! Even those who hate the relaunch beyond reason and have made a career of downvoting its trailers while yelling at people on the internet are still excited ... "from a certain point of view," according to ghost Obi-Wan Kenobi. But today there is no joy in Mudville if you mean Mudville, China, because the new Ghostbusters film will not be released there. "Wuh-wuh-wuh-what?!" you might ask. And that's why we have articles on the internet, friend. To answer your stutter spurts. That's why we're here. One possible reason is that China has some pre
2016-07-14 06:31:38