BLU-RAY DISC REVIEW: GHOSTBUSTERS II (1989)

(Disc Released: 23/10/14) Given that 2014 marked the thirtieth and twenty-fifth anniversaries respectively of “Ghostbusters” and “Ghostbusters II”, Reel Chat gave me the opportunity to re-watch them.  This can be something of a perilous exercise – bringing an analytical eye to a movie that carries such personal nostalgic weight for me – but I almost always walk away with an enhanced appreciation for the film in question, be it a newfound recognition of it’s merits or a clearer grasp of it’s shortcomings. Much has been written about “Ghostbusters”; much less about “Ghostbusters II”. In the years since it’s release, the latter has… More…