Sony Pictures has unveiled a new behind-the-scenes look at the highly anticipated “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” film, preparing audiences a bit for the “courier pass” to a new generation of heroes in the new installment of one of the most acclaimed film franchises. and endearing of all time.
The film features Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard and Mckenna Grace as the family of Egon Spengler, one of the original Ghostbusters who was played by the late actor and director Harold Ramis, so it is natural to expect that Ivan Reitman, director of both. original deliveries, whoever now passes the command to his son Jason, who directs this new adventure.
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In addition to presenting images of the new installment and its “behind the scenes”, both Reitman share with the audience a few words about the relationship between them and how it influenced “Afterlife”. “I grew up as a fan. He had the suit, the shirt, the cap. Now, at this age, I find myself trying to understand who my father is, and who he was when he made this movie, ”says Jason
I am now at the age my father was when he made the first Ghostbusters, and I try to understand it the way Phoebe and Callie try to understand where they came from.
Jason Reitman assures that “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” is a film about the family that has been made by a family, so the audience will feel that it is like the “passing of the courier”, metaphorically, in the same way that the story presents the pass the proton backpack.
Reitman’s father is not alone in praising his work on the film set. Dan Aykroyd, actor of the original series and one of its co-creators, assured in a recent interview with Cigar Aficionado: “Jason is the perfect heir to the legacy as a writer, narrator and director. His vision derives without measure, respectfully and honestly from the original tapes. I can’t wait to see the lines in theaters. ”
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“Ghostbusters: Afterlife” presents a new generation of characters through Callie, Egon’s daughter, who along with her children Phoebe and Trevor have moved to their grandfather’s old house in Summerville, Oklahoma, where they must face a new threat supernatural with Mr. Grooberson, school teacher and fan of Ghostbusters (played by Paul Rudd). The film will hit theaters on November 11.