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Interview: Ivan Reitman on the Challenges of 'Draft Day' and More

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Ivan Reitman has been one of the most important filmmakers in comedy for nearly forty years. From producing National Lampoon’s Animal House, to directing Ghostbusters, Reitman has earned his place as a legend. With Draft Day, he’s given himself new challenges as a filmmaker, and in doing so delivers one of the best directed films of his career.

'Ghostbusters 3' Goes to... Phil Lord and Chris Miller?

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Recently, Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters 2 director Ivan Reitman said that he would only be returning for the third film in a producing capacity, but also said the film would start shooting later this year, or early in 2015. Which means that the cast and crew would have to be coming together shortly. Who would direct such a thing? Well, word...

'Ghostbusters 3': Dan Aykroyd Sadly Still Thinks It's Happening, Has New...

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Poor Ghostbusters 3.  Not only is it the sequel to a classic film (and another, crappy sequel) that absolutely no fan is asking for—it’s also a film that seems permanently trapped within its own personal rung of development hell.  As we’ve noted in the past, “Bill Murray was in, then he was out,  then he was back in, then he was back out, then it got a new writing team,...

'Ghostbusters 3' To Begin Shooting In Summer 2013

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It’s been a long and winding road for the proposed third Ghostbusters film—Bill Murray was in, then he was out,  then he was back in, then he was back out, then it got a new writing team, then another, then director Ivan Reitman threw his hands up and just considered rebooting the entire franchise.  But somehow, amidst all that turmoil,...

Ivan Reitman May Just Remake 'Ghostbusters' At This Point

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Well, the Ghostbusters drama continues.  As the drawn-out saga of Ghostbusters 3 is still playing out (Bill Murray won’t do it!  Wait, he might now!  Oh, nevermind, he’s not doing it.) and annoying everyone (who wants another Ghostbusters sequel after the mind-numbing bleh of Ghostbusters II, anyway?), Ivan...

'Ghostbusters 3': Bill Murray Finally Just Says No

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Well, it seems the long-running “will he?/ will he not?” saga of Bill Murray returning for Ghostbusters 3 is finally over: it’s just not gonna happen.  In a recent interview, original Ghostbusters star and Murray’s fellow Saturday Night Live alum Dan Aykroyd confirmed that Bill Murray will not be returning as Peter...

'Ghostbusters 3' Gets a New Writer

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For over five years, there's been rumors of a possible Ghostbusters 3. Never mind that the second film kind of, you know, sucked, in adjusted dollars the first film made $560 Million dollars. That's Dark Knight Rises money. So now Sony has hired Etan Cohen to write a new draft.

'Ghostbusters 3' Gets A New Writing Team

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Well, it’s been an ongoing source of entertainment and frustration since 2009, and has probably been the subject of more conversation than the first two films combined--is it or isn’t it happening?--but now we’ve heard news from Dan Aykroyd himself that Ghostbusters 3 has a whole new writing team – and apparently, it’s going to be “perfect”.

Bill Murray Teases That 'Ghostbusters 3' Is Still a Possibility

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Ghostbusters 3—in the annals of Hollywood’s ‘development hell,’ this proposed sequel continues to simultaneously serve as one of the most frustrating, and yet, entertaining entries.  It’s frustrating because it’s likely impossible to top the stellar original (Ghostbusters 2, anyone?), and yet the infamous stories of infighting between Bill Murray...

Dan Aykroyd Says He Can Bust Ghosts With or Without Bill Murray

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That slow sense of creeping dread is coming from Dan Aykroyd, who recently talked with Empire Magazine about the state of Ghostbusters 3. Aykroyd told the magazine they really want Rick Moranis to be a part of the movie - which would be a coup as the actor hasn't appeared on screen since 1997 - and that he plans to go forward with or without Bill...

Ivan Reitman Has Sent Ghostbusters 3 Script to Bill Murray

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There's been a lot of speculation regarding the long gestating Ghostbusters 3 sequel. All the key actors from the previous films seem to be on board including Harold Ramis, Sigourney Weaver, and Dan Aykroyd but Bill Murray hasn't been nailed down. There have been rumors that Murray has seen the script and wasn't happy about it. Over at Coming Soon, they were able to...

Ghostbusters 3 Update: Bill Murray's Peter Venkman Has a Kid?

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Anytime we get news regarding Ghostbusters 3, we take it with a grain of salt but this latest dish sounds plausible and comes from a decent source. According to Bloody Disgusting, one of the major plot-points in the sequel will surround Peter Venkman and Dana Barrett's love child -- Oscar.

Ivan Reitman Pushed Out of Ghostbusters 3?

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After years of waiting for a third Ghostbusters film, we finally got the old crew back together including Bill Murray and original director Ivan Reitman. This sounds like a dream come true for any die-hard fan, but unfortunately the bliss might be cut short according to a report from MTV. Sony might want to pull a Spider-Man and get a...

Bill Murray Confirms Ghostbusters 3 Rumor

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It sounds like every member of the old Ghostbusters team will be accounted for when the second sequel is finally released. Bill Murray has been the most vague about his involvement with Ghostbusters 3, and has become the focal point of many rumors. Over on the UK site Mail Online, they have a recent interview with the actor and he spills the beans on what he'll bring...

Ghostbusters Going 3-D?

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Recently, it was announced that Ivan Reitman would return to direct the third Ghostbusters film in the popular franchise that started over 25 years ago. Now, we're hearing from the folks over at MarketSaw that the new movie might have a new look, and by new look we mean 3-D! There's been rumors about this subject matter before, but they claim to have some reliable...

Ivan Reitman Will Direct Ghostbusters 3

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Finally some form of confirmation has come out of the Ghostbusters camp and it's from Ivan Reitman himself. Over at MTV the director confirmed that he WILL direct the long awaited sequel Ghostbusters 3, that follows the previous 1984 and 1989 installments. For months there's been speculation regarding whether or not he'd take on the position, and he recently...

Ghostbusters 3 Arriving in 2011?

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How many people have been following the insane Ghostbusters 3 saga? Every few weeks there's something new regarding the long pending sequel and here's another update to feed your addiction. Word is spreading like wildfire that the film is getting closer and closer to a production start and we can expect to see it in theaters sometime in 2011.

Sigourney Weaver Gives Ghostbuster 3 Spoilers

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Amongst the heavy promotion for Avatar, Sigourney Weaver let some primo information slip. Over the past few months there's been word that Ghostbusters 3 is in the works, and every one of the original cast members are ready to reprise their roles except for Bill Murray. In a recent interview Weaver may have let the cat out of the bag, as to...

Dan Aykroyd On Ghostbusters 3

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There are many long awaited film sequels in the works and Ghostbusters 3 in one of them. We've heard updates from various actors, producers, and even the director of the previous movies in regards to the status of the film. Co-star Dan Aykroyd recently spoke about the new movie Wednesday night on the radio show Coast to Coast AM with George Noory, and...

Ivan Reitman to Direct Ghostbusters 3?

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According to Firsthowing, there has been another development regarding the Ghostbusters 3 film. This information apparently, comes from a reliable source who states that the director of the first two films, Ivan Reitman, is seriously considering directing the third installment. The actors from the previous movies including, Harold...