Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters
Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters (2019)

Made in 1984 in the pre-digital age when special effects were still evolving. Ghostbusters was an instant hit followed up five years later with Ghostbusters 2. Now with a string of spin-offs from cartoons to video games to the new… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Documentary
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Richard Roeper
Chicago Sun-Times

Director Anthony Bueno and writer Claire Bueno clearly love Ghostbusters as much as, well, just about anyone who's ever seen it, and Cleanin' Up the Town allots as much interview time to the behind-the-scenes special effects wizards...

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Danielle Solzman
Solzy at the Movies

Cleanin' Up The Town: Remembering Ghostbusters is a must-watch for Ghostbusters fans.

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Kelechi Ehenulo

Its limitations are noticeable, but the effort and its buoyed enthusiasm are plentiful. And before you know it, you'll probably be saying "I ain't afraid of no ghost."

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Peter Bradshaw

There's decent stuff here.

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Roger Moore
Movie Nation

The definitive "How we made that" documentary about the comic blockbuster of 1984.

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Fred Topel
Showbiz Cheat Sheet

One would think there's nothing new to reveal about the original film. However, Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghosbusters still found a few new tidbits.

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Chris Salce
Film Threat

Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters is a fun look back at what went into making such a classic horror-comedy that some did not even think would make a dent in cinema history.

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Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

You get 128 minutes of Ghostbusters-related anecdotes from the folks who made it, and that's a guarantee of entertainment.

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Brian Orndorf

A glorious summation of all the talent and personality that went into the work, offering more time with some of the best moviemaking stories around.

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