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Harold Ramis

"Ghostbusters" Fans Honor Harold Ramis on Anniversary of His Passing

He directed a few of the most culturally relevant comedies of the 20th century in the golf classic Caddyshack (1980), which marked his debut and the time-looping hijinks of Groundhog Day (1993) Both also featured Murray.Ivan Reitman directed the first two Ghostbusters His son, Jason Reitman takes the reins for Ghostbusters: Afterlife, which includes much[...]

Bill and Ted's New Journey Includes Advertising For Walmart

Bill and Ted's New Journey Includes Advertising For Walmart

I guess since we have gotten ET selling Xfinity, Bill Murray reprising his Groundhog Day role for Jeep, and even Christopher Lloyd (and Michael J Fox) selling everything from shoes to Toyota's, none of this should be shocking at all Hopefully when the movie comes out this summer there isn't some weird Bill and Ted[...]

Second "Sonic" Trailer Displays New Designs and More Content

"Sonic the Hedgehog": Ben Schwarz Shamelessly Sells Film With Live Animals

With the imminent release of Paramount’s live-action Sonic the Hedgehog film, star Ben Schwartz commemorated Groundhog Day (February 2nd) with its prickly cousin, the hedgehog Handling the live animal in the Tweeted video, the voice of Sonic teased fans with cuddly offerings for those who buy tickets to see the film.[caption id="attachment_1117404" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Paramount[...]

Bill Murray

Bill Murray Reliving "Groundhog Day" for Jeep Super Bowl Ad?

Jeep is tapping into 90's nostalgia for what looks like their Super Bowl ad, recruiting some of the cast from modern comedy classic Groundhog Day - including star Bill Murray The cast revisited Woodstock Square and other parts of McHenry County, Illinois - where director Harold Ramis originally shot parts of the original 1993 film,[...]

Sony Previews “Groundhog Day” Virtual Reality Experience for Gamescon

Sony Previews "Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son" At Gamescom

While you’ll never be as cool as Bill Murray, you can live as his character’s son in Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son thanks to Sony's virtual reality experience at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany. the 1993 original Harold Ramis-directed comedy Groundhog Day, Murray played Phil Connors, a weatherman who can’t travel past his February 2nd[...]

Netflix Renews "Russian Doll" for a Second Season

"Russian Doll" Gets Season 2 Return; Natasha Lyonne Responds [VIDEO]

Things get weirder and weirder the deeper she goes into her loop, dying and restarting again to discover something new about the neighbourhood, the people in it, the blind spots of her own life and the people she needs to make good with.[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1280"] Netflix[/caption]Here's a look at series co-creator and star Lyonne[...]

Sony's 'Groundhog Day' Sequel: It's a VR Game?!

Groundhog Day has come and gone, Punxsutawney Phil did NOT see his shadow this year, and LOGO did their annual all-day marathon of the classic Bill Murray-starring Harold Ramis-directed comedy, Groundhog Day.Just this morning, SONY announced a sequel to the film, but not in the way you think.Apparently Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son will be a VR game,[...]

George R. R. Martin Sees Shadow, 6 More Years of No "Winds of Winter"

Well, it's Groundhog Day Again And all across the country, folks made jokes about either being stuck in time loops, or what Punxsutawney Phil NOT seeing his shadow means for 2019.[caption id="attachment_868388" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: George R R Martin (website)[/caption]Meanwhile in Arizona, "A Song Of Ice and Fire" author George R[...]

Tequila Works Teases Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son for PSVR

Tequila Works has released a teaser trailer for a brand new PSVR game on the way called Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son The game, as you might suspect, is a video game sequel to the 1993 Bill Murray film Groundhog Day You take up the role of Phil Connors Jr., who like his father before him, winds[...]

A Millennial Goes to the Movies: 'Groundhog Day'

From Star Wars (we know, we were shocked someone hasn't seen it, too) to campy sci-fi movies from the ’70s-  she’s going to take it all on.]In this installment, to celebrate the day that a rodent divines how much more Winter we have to contend with, she's finally settling in to see what all the[...]

The Flash Goes Full Groundhog Day in New Lego DC Super Heroes Movie

Damn! They really are cutting the budgets after Justice League flopped, huh?The movie, which appears to ape the plot of Groundhog Day, sees Reverse Flash trapping Flash in a time loop so that he repeats the same day over and over as hilarity ensues Check out the description and trailer below Lego DC Super Heroes:[...]

Happy Death Day Review: One Of The Better Time Loopers

The classic Bill Murray film, Groundhog Day was the originator (the short film 12:01pm notwithstanding) of the time-loop storyline and remains the gold standard Most are pale comparisons, in each, the individual stuck in the loop has to go through the same steps - realize they're in a loop, convince someone else of their predicament,[...]

Groundhog Day Is Now On Sale At A Bargain Price

I find it somewhat bittersweet, with bitter outweighing the sweet, to note that Groundhog Day is on sale right now.Amazon have the 15th anniversary, region free Blu-ray for sale at just $5.99 This disc contains not only Harold Ramis' commentary track but a couple of great supplements and interviews that will genuinely enhance your appreciation[...]

Harold Ramis, 1944-2014

He was 69.Amongst Ramis' many indelible works are the screenplays for Stripes and Ghostbusters, which also featured him as an actor, and his direction of the film Groundhog Day It's truly one of the unimpeachable classics and a beautiful statement - if statement isn't far too dry a word for such a lively, wonderful thing[...]