Ghostbusters fans got a brilliant gift with Jason Reitman‘s latest entry in the Ghostbusters franchise titled Ghostbusters: Afterlife, and now the film will be available for digital purchase on January 4, 2022, and the Blu-ray and DVD versions will be available on February 1, 2022.
Ghostbusters: Afterlife is considered the third ghostbuster film in the franchise after 1984’s Ghostbusters and 1989’s Ghostbusters II. Reitman picks up his father’s Ghostbusters legacy who directed the first two films, and is credited as the writer and director of the film, he refers to the film as a love letter to the franchise, the fans of the franchise, and his father. The new film follows a new generation of Ghostbusters, who make the role their own just like the original stars did.
Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Annie Potts, and Sigourney Weaver are reprising their roles in Ghostbusters: Afterlife and the newcomers include Paul Rudd, Carrie Coon, McKenna Grace, Logan Kim, Finn Wolfhard, and Celeste O’Connor.
Sony’s press release for the film’s digital, Blu-ray, and DVD versions:
Official Synopsis: From director Jason Reitman and producer Ivan Reitman comes the next chapter in the original Ghostbusters universe. In Ghostbusters: Afterlife, when a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind. The film is written by Gil Kenan & Jason Reitman.
Featuring GHOSTBUSTERS, GHOSTBUSTERS II and GHOSTBUSTERS: AFTERLIFE on 4K Ultra HD & Blu-ray, plus two discs full of special features! Includes over 20 hours of rare behind-the-scenes and must-see archival gems, including the full Preview Cut of the original movie and much, much more! Presented in collectible “ghost trap” packaging with lights, and includes a full 220-page reprint of the rare 1985 “Making GHOSTBUSTERS” book! Also includes digital versions of GHOSTBUSTERS, GHOSTBUSTERS II, GHOSTBUSTERS: ANSWER THE CALL and GHOSTBUSTERS: AFTERLIFE.
Ghostbusters: Afterlife will be available for digital purchase on January 4, 2022, and its Blu-ray and DVD version will be available on February 1, 2022. Check out the 4k Ultra HD + Blu-ray + Digital poster below: