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Are You Game? 10 Movies You Can Play as Video Games

Are You Game? 10 Movies You Can Play as Video Games

Controlling a movie character with just a few clicks is easy, if you’ve got the video-game versions of “E.T.,” “Ghostbusters,” “Reservoir Dogs” and other action-packed flicks.

They’re Coming! 10 Invasion Movies to See Before You Die

They’re Coming! 10 Invasion Movies to See Before You Die

“Aliens,” “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,” “Ghostbusters”…. Most blockbuster movies, when you get right down to it, are about invasions: otherworldly creatures arriving on our planet uninvited, ghosts taking over society, futuristic cyborg assassins intent on pursuing its targets to the ends of the earth, etc. And while we usually associate invasion movies with destruction and mayhem, some visitors do exhibit more peaceful intentions. Here are 10 of the best-ever invasion flicks that can all be found in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die.

6 Pieces of Career Advice from “Ghostbusters” to Get You Through Your Work Week

6 Pieces of Career Advice from “Ghostbusters” to Get You Through Your Work Week

We all wish we had answered that want ad to be a Ghostbuster (for $11,500 a year!). But even if we all can’t actually be a Ghostbuster, we can still learn from the best. Here are a couple of career-boosting tips we picked up from Winston Zeddemore (Ernie Hudson), Dr. Peter Venkman (Bill Murray) and Dr. Raymond Stantz (Dan Aykroyd).

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts: Top 10 Ghostbusting Tips

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts: Top 10 Ghostbusting Tips

With all the hot ghosts haunting around out there, you’ll need to be able to discern the killer ghosts from those that are safe to make out with!

Bustin’ Makes Us Feel Good! What’s the Best Ghostbusters Movie?

Bustin’ Makes Us Feel Good! What’s the Best Ghostbusters Movie?

In “Ghostbusters,” the team gets together and become celebrities as they rid New York City of demonic spirits. Ghostbusters II sees our now-down and out heroes investigating an emotion-driven pink slime that can only be defeated with a chorus of “Auld Lang Syne.” So, which is the best?

Who You Gonna Call? Pick the Best Ghostbuster!

Who You Gonna Call? Pick the Best Ghostbuster!

Who are you going to call? No, really… Which Ghostbuster would you call in your time of need? Peter Venkman (Bill Murray), Ray Stantz (Dan Aykroyd), Egon Spengler (Harold Ramis) or Winston Zeddemore (Ernie Hudson)?

Wicked Scary: 8 Movies with Ghosts That Totally Ruled the ’80s

Wicked Scary: 8 Movies with Ghosts That Totally Ruled the ’80s

The ’80s were a strange time–coupled with the nascent popularity of horror, horror comedy and special effects, ghost stories not only became stranger, but very popular. And, now, iconic even. Here is a list of eight of the most memorable movie ghosts from the ’80s, starting with the one that still lives on in our nightmares… Freedy Kreuger in “A Nightmare on Elm Street,” of course.

10 Comedies From the ’80s You Must See Before You Die

10 Comedies From the ’80s You Must See Before You Die

“Airplane!”, “Ghostbusters”, “Tootsie.” Whether they trafficked in juvenile humor, whip-smart social satire, wacky hijinks or all points in between, American movies experienced a comedic heyday during the 1980s. As proof, check these 10 funny films from the decade that have earned a spot in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die.

Four Bill Murray Movies You Must See Before You Die

Four Bill Murray Movies You Must See Before You Die

Ah, Bill Murray. He’s a comedian. He’s a dramatist. He might just drop by your party unannounced and hang out with you and your buds. From misfit ghost exterminator to sourpuss weatherman, Murray’s nailed his each and every role and kept audiences roaring since the ‘70s. Add these quintessential Bill Murray movies, all featured in…

Hard times at Ghostbusters

Hard times at Ghostbusters

By the looks of this photo posted at Unseen NYC (a nice photoblog of random graffiti and seedier spottings in NYC), it looks like the Ghostbusters’ business shift to animal control isn’t going too well. This car was spotted in my old neighborhood of Park Slope.