Tickets Now Available for Audiences to Celebrate the Nationwide Re-Release of the Original ‘Ghostbusters’ (1984) in Select U.S. Cinemas

Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Entertainment Present This
Fan-Favorite Back in Movie Theaters This Summer on June 8 and 12 Only

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Ghostbusters–Tickets are now available for audiences to revisit Ghostbusters
(1984) in select U.S. cinemas on Wednesday, June 8 – the
anniversary of the original release date – and Sunday, June 12 at 2:00
p.m. and 7:00 p.m. local time (both dates). The classic film is being
re-released in anticipation of the worldwide release of “Ghostbusters”
(2016), starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie
Jones and Chris Hemsworth in theaters July 15. These special screenings
of the original film include an exclusive sneak peek of the
highly-anticipated new “Ghostbusters.”

Tickets for “Ghostbusters” (1984) can be purchased online by visiting
or at participating theater box offices. Fans throughout the U.S. will
be able to enjoy the event in more than 830 movie theaters through
Fathom’s Digital
Broadcast Network
. For a complete list of theater locations visit
the Fathom Events website
(theaters and participants are subject to change).

After a team of underdog scientists (Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, Bill
Murray) lose their cushy positions at a university in New York City,
they decide to set out on their own and become “ghostbusters,” waging a
high-tech battle with supernatural spirits taking up residency in New
York City. In their paranormal investigations, they stumble upon a
gateway to another dimension – a doorway that will release evil upon the
city – and the ghostbusters must now save the Big Apple from complete
destruction. Released in 1984, the original “Ghostbusters” was directed
and produced by Ivan Reitman, written by Aykroyd and Ramis, and starred
Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis
and Ernie Hudson. Following these special screenings, the classic
“Ghostbusters” will go back into the vault until the release of the new

“Before the new ‘Ghostbusters’ hits theaters, there’s no better way to
get excited than by seeing the original back in its home on the big
screen,” Fathom Events Vice President of Studio Relations Tom Lucas
said. “Fathom Events is bringing this classic re-release to audiences
all across the country, and we are thrilled for fans new and old to see
it in its original glory with special added content.”

For artwork/photos related to “Ghostbusters” (1984), visit the Fathom
Events press

About Fathom Events

Fathom Events is the event cinema distribution arm of AMC Entertainment
Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal
Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) (known collectively as AC JV, LLC), the
three largest movie theater circuits in the U.S., and is recognized as
the leading distributor of alternative content. It offers a variety of
one-of-a-kind entertainment events in movie theaters nationwide that
include live, high-definition performances of the Metropolitan Opera,
dance and theatre productions such as the Bolshoi Ballet and National
Theatre Live’s Hamlet, sporting events like FS1 Presents USA v Mexico,
concerts with Roger Waters and One Direction, the TCM Presents classic
film series and faith-based events such as The Drop Box and Four Blood
Moons. Fathom Events also takes audiences behind the scenes and offers
unique extras including audience Q&As, backstage footage and interviews
with cast and crew, creating the ultimate VIP experience. In addition,
Fathom Events’ live digital broadcast network (“DBN”) is the largest
cinema broadcast network in North America, bringing live and
pre-recorded events to 885 locations and 1,348 screens in 181 Designated
Market Areas® (including all of the top 50). For more information, visit

About Ghostbusters (2016)

Ghostbusters makes its long-awaited return, rebooted with a cast of
hilarious new characters. Thirty years after the beloved original
franchise took the world by storm, director Paul Feig brings his fresh
take to the supernatural comedy, joined by some of the funniest actors
working today – Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie
Jones, and Chris Hemsworth. This summer, they’re here to save the world!
The film is produced by Ivan Reitman and Amy Pascal, and written by
Katie Dippold & Paul Feig, based on the 1984 film “Ghostbusters,”
written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis and directed by Ivan Reitman.
The film will be released in theaters nationwide on July 15, 2016.


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