The third chapter of Ghostbusters: The Afterlife Full of huge disclosures. some of them Even if you haven’t seen the movie, you probably know something about — lIke the fact that Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, and Ernie Hudson all appear, repetition of their roles from the original. However, others have remained relatively secret even though the film has been in theaters for over a month. the Larger Comes right in the endAnd And In a new movie interview Co-Writer and Director Jason Reitman He finally discussed the long, delicate process that led to the sudden scene.
Ghostbusters: The Afterlife It leads to a moment when the kids of the movie are about to defeat Gozer and get help from the original Ghostbusters. But even the original ghost hunters aren’t enough and that’s when the ghost of Egon Spengler, played by the late Harold Ramis, attend. Now, whether you like this option or not (We honestly didn’t), It was quite a swing and Reitman admitted this fact in Excellent and extensive interview with Empire.
“The first to read the script was my father, and after my father was the Ramis family,” said Reitman. “It was Harold’s widow, Erica, and her daughter Violet, who I grew up knowing–wThey were both on the set of the original in ’83. I talked to them about what we want to do, and how we’re going to do it. They came to work, and watched the visual effects that arrived in the editing room. They are the first to actually see the movie. So they were part of this movie from start to finish and I think they knew how much I wanted to honor Harold. Egon was my favorite Ghostbuster. This is Spengler’s story, and this movie is dedicated to him in every way.”
Even with the whole family joined, there is still the task of making the impact live up to that respect. Plus, Reitman explained, there was more pressure because they framed the entire movie around the reveal.
So the real question was.How do we get over this? ‘,” He completed. “Anyone who enjoys movies has now seen examples of really working virtual characters and virtual characters that are hard to look at. It’s one thing to see in the middle of the movie, sort of coming and going. It’s another if the whole climax of the movie is going to be decided on whether you think the These two people embrace each other, that the daughter forgives her father and bids him farewell. And that these ghost hunters, who have gone through this misunderstanding and disintegrated, can stand by each other again and break a ghost.”
On the set, Bob Gunton played Egon, better known as a prison guard The Shawshank RedemptionAnd the MPC Visual Effects House did the rest. You can read the detailed details of this process More in TIt’s a wrap. In the end, whether disclosure works for you or not, knowing the care each person is involved in Ghostbusters: The Afterlife put in it The moment is a testament not only to their character, but to their character Adoration of the fictional characters and a deep love and respect for Harold Ramis.
Ghostbusters: The Afterlife still in some theaters, But It will be available digitally on January 4 and on Blu-ray and 4K on February 1.
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