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Old October 21 2012, 09:16 PM   #288
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Re: Aykroyd Comments on Murray, Ghostbusters 3! Working on Script w/Ra

davejames wrote: View Post
(unlike the tame and family-friendly second movie)
People call the second film tame, and there are certainly some lighter elements to it than the first film, but it's fucking creepy at a lot of points, as well, and feels considerably darker: In Ghostbusters, Dana sees a dog in her fridge roaring at her. In Ghostbusters II, her baby is almost shoved in front of a speeding bus, her bathtub tries to eat her and then Janosz in drag steals her baby.

I've said before that Ecto-1A is the avatar for the confused, tonally discordant mess that Ghostbusters II is, both lighter and darker at the same time.
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