October 27, 2015
192 Pages + 10 inserts
Daniel Wallace (Minneapolis, MN)
Comic book expert and author of Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History
Additional contributors: Foreword by Ivan Reitman and Introduction by Dan Aykroyd
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ABOUT THE BOOK
The official franchise legacy book, Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History will look back at three decades of ghostbusting fun. Covering the production of the first two films in extensive detail, this deluxe book will include rare behind-the- scenes images and in-depth commentary from cast and crew, including director Ivan Reitman and stars Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, and Sigourney Weaver. The book will also explore the entire Ghostbusters universe, including comics, toys, video games, and the animated shows The Real Ghostbusters and Extreme Ghostbusters. Filled with removable items, as well as never-before-seen photographs and concept art from the Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc. archives, Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History mixes an in-depth narrative with stunning visuals to deliver the last word on one of the most popular franchises of all time.
- Ghostbusters Celebrates 30th Anniversary: This is the only official, fully comprehensive look at Ghostbusters, taking in over thirty years of the franchise.
- The book will feature exclusive new interviews with cast and crew members, such as director Ivan Reitman and stars Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, and Sigourney Weaver.
- Rare and unseen pictures from the Sony Pictures archives.
- Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History will come packed with special removable items, such as annotated script pages and Peter Venkman’s business cards.
- Note: the Ghostbusters reboot will premiere July 22, 2016, starring SNL favorites Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon and Melissa McCarthy.
ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS
Daniel Wallace (author) is the author or co-author of more than two dozen books, including The Joker, The Jedi Path, Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman, DC Comics Year by Year, The Marvel Encyclopedia, and the New York Times best-selling Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Characters.
Ivan Reitman (foreword) has been the creative force behind films beloved by audiences around the world—from raucous comedies like Animal House, Stripes, and Ghostbusters to more sophisticated delights like Dave, Six Days Seven Nights, and Twins. He has been married to former Quebec film actress Genevieve Robert for more than forty years. Together, they have three children and live in Santa Barbara, California.
Dan Aykroyd (introduction) is an Academy Award winning actor, screenwriter and comedian known for his work on Ghostbusters, The Blues Brothers, and Saturday Night Live.