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Is there gonna be a new Ghostbusters movie?

Last Updated: 10th February, 2020

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It is scheduled to be released on July 10, 2020. The film was expected to start production in July 2019 in Calgary for about 15 weeks. Director Jason Reitman has stated the film will ignore the events of 2016's Ghostbusters reboot which featured a female-led cast directed by Paul Feig.

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Also to know is, who's going to be in the new Ghostbusters movie?

The 2020 film features The Leftovers star Carrie Coon as a single mother and Captain Marvel's Mckenna Grace and Stranger Things' Finn Wolfhard as her two children. Ant-Man's Paul Rudd will play a teacher living in a small town, while additional characters will be portrayed by Celeste O'Connor and Logan Kim.

how long is the new Ghostbusters movie? Ghostbusters (2016 film)

Ghostbusters
Production company Columbia Pictures Village Roadshow Pictures Ghost Corps The Montecito Picture Company
Distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing
Release date July 9, 2016 (TCL Chinese Theatre) July 15, 2016 (United States)
Running time 116 minutes

Considering this, are they making another female Ghostbusters?

There's going to be another Ghostbusters movie. Jason Reitman announced Tuesday that he will direct and co-write a new installment in the Ghostbusters series, which will not pick up where the 2016 all-female reboot left off. (His father, Ivan, directed the original 1984 movie and its 1989 follow-up.)

Where is Ghostbusters 2020 filming?

On Monday, a big-budgeted movie known as Rust City is set to begin filming in and around Calgary. By now, most know that Rust City is the less-than-secret decoy name that Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters 2020 is being filmed under.

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