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A Three And A Half Hour Cut Of Paul Feig's Ghostbusters Exists

Paul Feig Blames The 2016 Presidential Race For Ghostbusters Failure

Ghostbusters 2016 director Paul Feig went on SirusXm radio for an interview the other day and laid the blame for the response to his film at the feet of the 2016 presidential race. The two candidates in the race were Hilary Clinton and eventual winner Donald Trump. The race got very ugly as we all […]

A Three And A Half Hour Cut Of Paul Feig's Ghostbusters Exists

A Three And A Half Hour Cut Of Paul Feig's Ghostbusters Exists

Ghostbusters 2016 is one of the most polarizing films of the last ten years. Originally intended to relaunch the franchise starring an all-female team, right from when the first trailer dropped, there were issues. Internet bloggers and commenters had a field day ripping the film's tone and mediocre effects to shreds and saved most of […]

Melissa McCarthy attends the premiere of "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" at the SVA Theater on October 14, 2018, in New York City. Editorial credit: JStone /

Netflix Acquires Rights To Melissa McCarthy Film The Starling

Netflix has acquired the rights to a new Melissa McCarthy film titled The Starling The film is finished filming and is in the post production stage The news was first reported by Deadline.The film stars McCarthy, Kevin Kline, Chris O'Dowd, Timothy Olyphant In it, "McCarthy and O’Dowd play a married couple trying to rebuild their[...]

9 Times Melissa McCarthy Was Everything (Including "The Kitchen")

9 Times Melissa McCarthy Was Everything (Including "The Kitchen")

Melissa McCarthy is one of the most versatile and talented actors working today Comedy, drama, action, sweet, spicy, salty, dirty, or squeaky clean, she can play anything So with her anchoring the crime drama The Kitchen coming out this weekend, it seems like the proper time to highlight some of her best work.Let's start from[...]

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Bill Murray Talks 'Ghostbusters' Relationships, Jason Reitman's 'Ghostbusters 3'

Murray and Ramis didn’t speak for 20 years and made up in Ramis’ final days prior to his passing in 2014.Murray did accept a role in Paul Feig’s female-centric Ghostbusters in 2016, citing his friendship with co-stars Kate McKinnon and Melissa McCarthy. “I was in that movie just because they asked me, and I knew if[...]

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Melissa McCarthy, Octavia Spencer May Gain Superpowers in Netflix's 'Thunder Force'

Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer are in talks to star in the Netflix film, Thunder Force, where they could play two women who gain superpowers with presumably hilarious results.[caption id="attachment_1010454" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit: s_bukley /[/caption]Thunder Force will be written, produced and directed by McCarthy's husband, Ben Falcone Joining him on producing are Marc Platt[...]

Melissa McCarthy Wants to See Jason Reitman's 'Ghostbusters 3'

Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy has finally commented on the upcoming reboot Ghostbusters 3 film from Sony and writer/director Jason Reitman This reboot will reportedly NOT include any of the ladies from the 2016 female-fronted Ghostbusters film which McCarthy starred in along with Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon.[caption id="attachment_993665" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Melissa McCarthyPhoto by JStone /[/caption]McCarthy, who was nominated in[...]

Remembering Stan Lee, Migos' Carpool Karaoke, and Time Travel Sasquatch Adventures with Colbert (BC's Late-Night Rewind)

No biggie...right? But did you also know he apparently has an extremely colorful past helping scam veterans out of millions of dollars investing in fake inventions like time travel devices, or toilets designed for men with extremely large penises? Stephen Colbert breaks it down...and someone will get SQUATCHED! Number 9: Melissa McCarthy's Price is Right Dream[...]

[Review] 'The Happytime Murders' Had So Much Potential

The live-action cast also is pretty great, even though yes, this reviewer isn't the biggest fan of Melissa McCarthy She's actually pretty damn enjoyable here as detective Connie Edwards, former partner to puppet Phil Philips, played by Bill Burretta Maya Rudolph, while brilliant, is almost underused here. Joel McHale seems to excel at playing this type of dude, and you[...]

Life of the Party Review: Saved by a Heartfelt Melissa McCarthy

For full disclosure, I have never liked Melissa McCarthy's performances In nearly every instance writers and directors have her doing lower-tier comedy and using her as the klutz with two left feet or as less than the very intelligent woman that she is Even before the screening of Life of the Party had begin I[...]

Melissa McCarthy Joins Tiffany Haddish in 'The Kitchen'

Now, schedule-obsessed Hollywood gossip rag Deadline reports that Melissa McCarthy has joined the cast.Here's the synopsis of the comic book: New York City, late 1970s Times Square is a haven for sex and drugs The city teeters on the verge of bankruptcy, while blackouts can strike at any moment This is the world of THE KITCHEN.The Irish[...]

Saturday Night Live Adds 3 Featured Players, 7 Writers For Season 43

SNL walked away from this year's Emmy awards with nine awards (the most for any program that night), including: Outstanding Variety Sketch Series; Outstanding Supporting Actor and Actress in a Comedy Series (Alec Baldwin, Kate McKinnon); and Outstanding Guest Actor and Actress in a Comedy Series (Dave Chappelle, Melissa McCarthy).For SNL creator Lorne Michaels, the[...]

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Saturday Night Live: Lorne Michaels Talks SNL In The Age Of Trump

In addition, the show scooped up two guest Emmys for Melissa McCarthy and Dave Chappelle from last weekend's Creative Arts Emmys ceremony.Though the awards and recognition for their work is always appreciated, Michaels is more interested in knowing that he's doing right by those watching at home Speaking to the press after last night's awards[...]

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Sean Spicer To Appear On Jimmy Kimmel Live Next Week

Simpson (possibly), and Melissa McCarthy's impression of him on Saturday Night Live helped rocket the the skit comedy show back into importance.But the former spokeman for the RNC's days seemed to be numbered when he stopped doing on-air briefings, Sarah Huckabee Sanders stepped in more often — and then there was the day he was[...]

'Molly's Game' And 'The Happytime Murders' Get Release Dates

It doesn't get much more niche than a murder mystery with a bunch of Jim Henson puppets.STX must have liked the concept as they saved it from oblivion and brought Melissa McCarthy on to star The story is by Todd Berger & Dee Robertson; while the screenplay is written by Berger with revisions by Erich[...]

New Ghostbusters May Be Banned In China

But Feig did say the relationship between Holtzmann and Melissa McCarthy's character is "interesting" and "close."Ghostbusters opens Friday in the US. The new Ghosbusters may not be seen by Chinese audiences any time soon.According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film has been banned because of a long-standing prohibition on films that "promote cults or superstition"[...]

The Ghostbusters Roll Out And Kick Butt In 2 Clips

We've got two clips for the upcoming Ghostbuster movie that stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth The first clip is called "Let's Go" and features the team getting their first call and rolling out Ecto-1 for the first time The second is called "Super Battle" but I think I[...]

The Gadgets Of The Ghostbusters

When I was a kid, I wanted a Proton-Pack from Ghostbusters. They looked awesome and were a huge part of the movie. With the release of the new Ghostbusters coming up, the film has had to up their game when it comes to gadgets and from the look of the featurette below, they have. Proton […]