- Columbia Pictures, Village Roadshow Pictures
The very idea of teaming up Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones as a new team of Ghostbusters is reason enough to be anxious to see the 21st century reboot. The first trailer for the film? Not so much. Plenty of smiles, but not overly guffaw-worthy.
Three decades after Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Harold Ramis and Bill Murray first wrangled the supernatural, the next generation of Saturday Night Live alums (and the reigning queen of film comedy, McCarthy), will don the iconic beige jumpsuits to tackle New York City's latest invasion of truly illegal aliens.
Take heart, moviegoers: Inaugural sneak-peeks aren't traditionally known as the best indicators of what's to come. In the meantime, here's the world's first look at the rebooted Ghosbusters.