My Favorite Scene: Ghostbusters (1984) “He Slimed Me”

Sadly, instead of a Ghostbusters III, next week we’re getting a remake of the classic film with an inverted gender cast.  The film’s director, Paul Feig, is making waves by screaming that the negative buzz that’s surrounded the film pretty much since its announcement and DEFINITELY after we saw the first trailer is a misogynistic response.  No, Paul.  No, it’s not.  I love Kristen Wiig, Elizabeth Banks, Chris Hemsworth, and Melissa McCarthy (not familiar with the fourth member).  The problem with the remake, and I am not going to even bother seeing it because it never needed making, is that everything about it looks stupid.  It’s unfunny.  It’s trying to piggyback on one of the most beloved films of the 1980’s without doing any work to justify its existence.  That’s why everyone pre-hates it. Continue reading My Favorite Scene: Ghostbusters (1984) “He Slimed Me”