Ghostbusters is an upcoming American supernatural comedy film directed by Jason Reitman and written by Reitman and Gill Kenan. It stars Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, McKenna Grace, and Paul Rudd, while Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Sigourney Weaver, and Annie Potts reprise their roles from the original films. It is the direct sequel to Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters 2 ( 1989) and the fourth film, overall, in the Ghostbusters franchise.
Set thirty years after the second film, a family moves to a small town, where they discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and their grandfather’s secret legacy.
A third Ghostbusters film had been in various stages of development since Ghostbusters 2 in 1989. After Murray refused to commit to the project, and after the death of cast member Harold Ramis in 2014, Sony instead Produced a reboot.
After the film underperformed at the box office, Reitman began developing a direct sequel to the original films. The new cast members were announced by July 2019, while the original cast signed on two months later.
It released in the United States on July 10, 2020, but was delayed to 5 March 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The premise of the film be, After being evicted from their home, two children and their single mother move to a farm in Summerville, Oklahoma, inherited from their late grandfather.
When the town experienced a series of the unexplained earthquake, the children discover their family’s link to the original Ghostbusters, who have become something of a myth as many have long since forgotten the events of the ‘ Manhattan Crossrip of 1984’, and the secret legacy that their grandfather left behind.
Prior to December 2019, the film was given the working title of Ghostbusters 2020. A very short teaser trailer was released on January 16, 2019.
A first look was released through Vanity Fair on December 6, 2019, officially revealing the time as Ghostbuster’s Afterlife. The film’s first trailer was released on December 9, 2019.
On August 22, 2019, your manufacturer and multimedia company Hasbro announced that they have obtained the master toy license for the Ghostbusters franchise, with the new products set to be released in stores in April.