With Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters reboot rolling out in cinemas across the globe [read our reviews here and here], Screen Junkies has decided to give the Honest Trailer treatment to the 1989 sequel Ghostbusters II. This Honest Trailer gives scientific backing to the theory that the second movie is never quite as good as the original, and features a side-by-side walkthrough of both the original and its lackluster sequel to illustrate that the follow-up rehashes the exact same plot. Check it out here…
SEE ALSO: Watch previous Honest Trailers here
Thirty years after the original film took the world by storm, Ghostbusters is back and fully rebooted for a new generation. Director Paul Feig combines all the paranormal fighting elements that made the original franchise so beloved with a cast of new characters, played by the funniest actors working today. Get ready to watch them save the world this summer!
Ghostbusters is out now in the UK and opens on July 15th in the US, with Paul Feig (Spy) directing a cast that includes Kristin Wiig (Bridesmaids), Melissa McCarthy (Spy), Leslie Jones (Saturday Night Live), Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live), Chris Hemsworth (Avengers: Age of Ultron), Andy Garcia (The Godfather: Part III), Michael K. Williams (Boardwalk Empire), Matt Walsh (Veep), Cecily Strong (Saturday Night Live), Neil Casey (Saturday Night Live) and Charles Dance (Game of Thrones), as well as cameos from original Ghostbusters stars Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Sigourney Weaver and Annie Potts.