Happy National Ghostbusters Day! Our boys are back in town! Starting today, August 28th, 2014, you can watch Ghostbusters at local theaters in the US. Rest in Peace, Harold Ramis. You are very much loved, and so dearly missed. Xoxo.
Though never referred to in the script, the green ghost the guys bust in the hotel was dubbed “Onionhead” by the crew, because of its horrid smell. A scene where the ghost haunts two newlyweds showed this characteristic, but it was cut.
During shooting of the Statue of Liberty scene, Ivan Reitman had the gimbals the actors were on tilt down even further than
usual in order to capture real fear on camera. Bill Murray recalled it
was “quite a ride - nausea, sea legs, the whole thing.” (x)