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RGB DVDs released – and they’re cheap!

By on Feb 28, 2006 in VIDEO |

Well, they’re finally out, and the best that can be said is that they’re cheap to buy ($9,99CDN at HMV – Best Buy didn’t get its order.) As expected, the discs are intended to be low-price point for parents to pick up for the rec room collection of DVDs the kids can trash (the Quick Start sticker on the cover is a dead give-away.) Viewers are...

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Ramis Interview redux

By on Feb 27, 2006 in MISC | 0 comments

It’s a lot of the same stuff we read in his last interview, but while promoting the release of Ice Harvest on DVD, Harold Ramis does further outline the biggest problem getting GB3 made – the cost to make would outstrip returns. And when there are no returns, no studio will foot the bill. What’s most interesting about the interview is that they...

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ibooks folds – GB novel instant collectible

By on Feb 27, 2006 in MERCH | 0 comments

ibooks, publisher of Ghostbusters: The Return, and Byron Preiss Visual Publications filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy on February 22nd. In the wake of Byron Preiss’s death last year (something I had not heard about), the company tried its best to continue without him, but ultimately could not make it work. Chapter 7 is not protection from creditors while the...

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Ghostbusters 2 to show in SoCal

By on Feb 27, 2006 in GB2 | 0 comments

The La Jolla Village Cinemas will be holding a 7-week series of midnight movies in April, and the theme is sequels. While you can’t go wrong with Terminator 2 and Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo, Ghostbusters 2 will be showing April 8th, so mark your calendar. Bryan Fear of the WestCoastBusters will be there, I’m sure in full gear – word has it...

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