Ghostbusters: Afterlife trailer, cast, release date

Ghostbusters: Afterlife trailer, cast, release date

Here is some good news for fans of the Ghostbusters franchise - something new is coming soon. The trailer for the new installment of the legendary movie is out, and everyone is excited about the release. Find out all the news about Ghostbusters: Afterlife, its cast, trailer, and release date.

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Ghostbusters: Afterlife is set to be the third movie in the franchise, not counting the all-female reboot that took place in 2016. It was initially announced in January 2019 as a brand new movie with a connection to the first two. It will also have some of the original cast members returning to make an appearance. Therefore, it is anticipated to be a huge hit, especially judging from the first trailer.

Ghostbusters 2020 trailer: What is it like?

The first official teaser came out on December 9, 2019. From the teaser, it can be seen that the movie will be focused on a family that consists of a single mom Callie and her two children - Trevor and Phoebe. They are new residents of Summerville, Oklahoma, where they decided to move in light of inheriting property from their grandpa who passed away.

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With time, the family starts to notice something strange about the town. There are some strong earthquakes that cannot be properly explained. Eventually, the kids discover that they have a connection with the original squad of Ghostbusters. The initial ghost-fighting team became legendary in their town, and not all people believe that the myth was once a reality. A lot of residents have forgotten the events of the 1984 movie.

Trevor and Phoebe eventually discover more impressive facts about their family history and learn shocking things about their grandfather.

Ghostbusters: Afterlife cast: Which stars will appear in this movie?

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  • The movie is directed by Jason Reitman. He is the son of the original 1984 release director, Ivan Reitman, who is credited as a producer this time. Jason also co-wrote the script together with Gil Kenan.
  • Eric Steelberg, who worked on 500 Days of Summer and many other successful movies, is responsible for the cinematographic part.
  • Dana E. Glauberman and Nathan Orloff are the film's editors.
  • A few famous movie stars are included in the cast. For instance, Carrie Coon will play the role of the mom, Callie, while Finn Wolfhard and Mckenna Grace will appear as her children. Ironically, Finn's character dressed as a Ghostbuster earlier in one of the Stranger Things episodes which was focused on Halloween celebrations.
  • Paul Rudd will play the role of Mr Grooberson, the charming teacher with a lot of enthusiasm. He serves as a link between the new movie's events and the first film's beloved universe.
  • Some of the other stars that will grace the movie with their presence are Logan Kim, Celeste O'Connor, Bokeem Woodbine, Tracy Letts, and Oliver Cooper.
  • Fans of the franchise will be thrilled to know that original actors Bill Murray, Ernie Hudson, Dan Aykroyd, Annie Potts, and Sigourney Weaver will also make a comeback.
  • Another interesting thing is the return of Ecto-1 Ectomobile, which is a transportation form of the Ghostbusters. It was used in all the fiction connected with the ghost-hunting squad.

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Ghostbusters: Afterlife release date

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Even though the trailer just came out, the film will not be out for another seven months. The expected release date of Afterlife is set to be on July 10, 2020.

The new movie promises to be full of exciting ghost-hunting adventures with new actors and our favourite original squad. Do not miss the release of Ghostbusters: Afterlife, and keep an eye on new trailers for this fantasy film.


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