Thursday, June 5, 2014

Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary

In honor of its 30th Anniversary, Ghostbusters is receiving a theatrical run in more than 700 theaters on Aug 29. In addition, a new website has launched where fans can get updates, video content, and buy merchandise such as the Blu-ray release of both films that will be available on Sept 16. Here are some details:

- Both films remastered in 4K
- All-new special features along with original legacy content
- Ghostbusters 1 & 2 available as single BDs, as well as special 2-movie Digibook set
- Limited collector’s edition gift set with exclusive Slimer figurine also available

GHOSTBUSTERS Blu-ray Special Features:

- NEW! Who You Gonna Call: A Ghostbusters Retrospective - Roundtable Discussion with Director Ivan Reitman and Dan Aykroyd (Part 1)
- NEW! Poster Art Gallery – Gallery 1988 artwork
- NEW! “Ghostbusters” Music Video – Ray Parker, Jr.
- Legacy Content:​
- ​​Slimer Mode – Picture in Picture and Trivia Track
- Commentary w/ Ivan Reitman, Harold Ramis & Joe Medjuck
- 10 Deleted Scenes
- 1984 Featurette
- Cast and Crew Featurette
- SFX Team Featurette
- Multi-Angles​
- Ecto-1: Resurrecting the Classic Car

- Ghostbusters Garage: Ecto-1 Gallery Storyboard Comparisons

 GHOSTBUSTERS II Blu-ray Special Features:

- NEW! Time Is But A Window: Ghostbusters II and Beyond - Roundtable Discussion with Director Ivan Reitman and Dan Aykroyd (Part 2)
- NEW! Deleted Scenes
- NEW! “On Our Own” Music Video – Bobby Brown

The Limited Edition box set looks like it'll run about $100