The supernatural comedy-fantasy movie, Ghostbusters: Afterlife is going to open in the theatres soon. The stars of the film remark that the movie has elements that will ‘surprise everybody.’ A fourth entry in the popular Ghostbusters franchise, and according to star Fin Wolfhard, the movie has developed a very faithful approach to the entire franchise. As per Bill Murray, who is once again starring in the current installment, the movie has developed the ‘feels of the first film in the series.’
Picking up the events thirty years after the occurrences of the second movie, Ghostbusters II (1989), it follows the lives of a single mother who moves to a town in Oklahoma with her two children. It is here that they will establish the link to the first Ghostbusters film and find the hidden legacy of their grandfather.
When will Ghostbusters: Afterlife Release in the US?
Sony recently announced a shift in the release date of the movie. Instead of opening in theatres on November 11, it has now tapped a new date that will mark its release a week later. The final release date for Ghostbusters: Afterlife is November 19, 2021. The shift was issued when Paramount declared to move the release of Tom Cruise starring, Top Gun: Maverick from November 19 to sometime later in 2022.
When will Ghostbusters: Afterlife Release in the UK?
Sony has pushed the release of the movie Ghostbusters: Afterlife to November 19, 2021, in the UK.
When will Ghostbusters: Afterlife Release in Australia?
Ghostbusters: Afterlife will open in the Australian cinemas on January 1, 2022. It was originally going to get a release on December 2, 2021, a month after the release in the US. However, now the release date has been shifted to the beginning of the next year.
When will Ghostbusters: Afterlife Release in New Zealand?
Ghostbusters: Afterlife is scheduled to release in the New Zealand cinemas on December 2, 2021.
Who is in the Cast of Ghostbusters: Afterlife?
Jason Reitman is helming the latest installment of the Ghostbusters franchise. Reitman, along with Gil Kenan, has written the screenplay of the movie. Distributed by Sony Pictures, the movie was originally released in CinemaCon on August 23, 2021, in Los Angeles. The film was originally scheduled to release in July 2020 but has been delayed several times due to the pandemic.
The movie has a stellar casting, with Bill Murray resuming his role as Dr. Peter Venkman. Paul Rudd will be playing Mr. Grooberson. Callie will be played by Carrie Coon, Phoebe by McKenna Grace, and Trevor by Finn Wolfhard. Logan Kim plays Podcast, Dana Barrett by Sigourney Weaver, and Dr. Raymond Stantz by Dan Akroyd.
The Premise of Ghostbusters: Afterlife
In Summerville, Oklahoma, a single mother with her two children move to a decrepit farmhouse after eviction from their home. This decaying farmhouse belongs to the children’s grandfather, and strange occurrences seem to rock this house. The inquisitive children begin to explore their grandfather’s history and his link with the original Ghostbusters. They need to own their lineage now and use the equipment of the Ghostbusters to save the world from a threatening phenomenon.
The Ghostbusters: Afterlife is nearing its release, and you can watch it in the US theatres on November 19.