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DIRECTED BY JERRY ZUCKER

Ghost 1990

Ghost

Directed by

Jerry Zucker
Jerry Zucker

Starring

Actors
Character
Molly Jensen
Tony Goldwyn
Carl Bruner
Stanley Lawrence
Elevator Man
Christopher J. Keene
Elevator Man
Susan Breslau
Susan
Martina Deignan
Rose
Rick Kleber
Mover
Macka Foley
Mover
Rick Aviles
Willie Lopez
Phil Leeds
Emergency Room Ghost
John Hugh
Surgeon
Sam Tsoutsouvas
Minister
Sharon Breslau
Cemetery Ghost
Vincent Schiavelli
Subway Ghost
Angelina Estrada
Rosa Santiago
Armelia McQueen
Oda Mae's Sister
Gail Boggs
Oda Mae's Sister
Oda Mae Brown
Thom Curley
Workman in Loft
Stephen Root
Police Sgt.
Laura Drake
Policewoman
Augie Blunt
Orlando
Alma Beltran
Woman Ghost
Vivian Bonnell
Ortisha
Derek Thompson
Ortisha's Friend
J. Christopher Sullivan
Man Ghost
Charlotte Zucker
Bank Officer
Tom Finnegan
Bank Guard
Bruce Jarchow
Lyle Furgeson
Sondra Rubin
Nun
Faye Brenner
Nun
William Cort
Bank Co-Worker
Minnie Summers Lindsey
Apartment Woman
Mabel Lockridge
Apartment Woman
Said Faraj
Cab Driver
William L. Arance
Dark Ghost
Arsenio Hall
Arsenio Hall
Steven-Charles Jaffe
Man at the Party After Sam's Funeral
Mike Jittlov
Dark Spirits
Billy Marshall Thompson
Extra
Burton Zucker
Subway Passenger
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1990
 127 minutes (2 hrs 07 mins)
UK BBFC Age Rating:  12 age rating
UK release date UK release: 5th October 1990
US release date US release: 13th July 1990
UK total gross
United Kingdom Flag  £23.1 Million
US total gross
United States Flag  $217.6 Million
Global total gross
Global Flag  $505.7 Million
No of ratings:
3
Total views:
600
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Top Grossing Movie Chart Position
UK total gross
£23,132,649
214
Ghost
215

US total gross
$217,631,306
180
Ghost

Global total gross
$505,702,588
217
Ghost
UK Age Rating
UK BBFC Certificate: 12
Genres
UK Box Office Info

Highest chart position: 1

Weeks on box office: 29

UK Box Office Chart History
Date
Place
Week
Total
Ghost
1N
£4,685,861
£4,685,861
2
£3,904,884
£8,590,745
1
£3,549,895
£12,140,640
1▲▼
£2,958,246
£15,098,886
1▲▼
£2,113,033
£17,211,919
1▲▼
£1,920,939
£19,132,858
1▲▼
£1,200,587
£20,333,445
2
£923,528
£21,256,973
3
£710,406
£21,967,379
1
£417,886
£22,385,265
2
£245,815
£22,631,080
3
£136,564
£22,767,644
4
£85,353
£22,852,997
4▲▼
£71,128
£22,924,125
9
£54,714
£22,978,839
11
£49,740
£23,028,579
14
£35,529
£23,064,108
15
£17,765
£23,081,873
19
£13,665
£23,095,538
17
£12,423
£23,107,961
19
£6,902
£23,114,863
21
£6,275
£23,121,138
19
£3,486
£23,124,624
15
£2,179
£23,126,803
18
£1,981
£23,128,784
18▲▼
£1,801
£23,130,585
19
£1,126
£23,131,711
21
£938
£23,132,649
Ghost - Re-Release
16
£78,805
£78,805
US Box Office Info

Highest US chart position: 7

Weeks on US box office: 1

US Box Office Chart History
Date
Place
Week
Total
7
$3,515,527
$195,359,497
Global Box Office Release Breakdown
No global box office info
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  • United States United States
  • Brazil Brazil
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The long awaited true sequel to the classic Ghostbusters movies gets released in cinemas after many delays due to the global pandemic and is given a 12A age rating.

The movie stars Finn Wolfhard and Mckenna Grace who discover loads of ghost busting equipment in their inherited farm house, the movie also stars Carrie Coon and Paul Rudd along with the surviving original Ghostbusters Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd and Ernie Hudson.

The movie is directed by Jason Reitman who is the son of original series director Ivan Reitman.

Movie Synopsis

When a single mother and her two children move to a new town, they soon discover they have a connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.

BBFC certificate breakdown.

  • Title: Ghostbusters: Afterlife
  • BBFC age rating: 12A Certificate
  • Reason: moderate threat, horror, sex references, implied strong language
  • Release date: 18th November 2021
  • Runtime: 124m (2 hour 4 minutes)
  • Director: Jason Reitman
  • Starring: Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace, Carrie Coon, Paul Rudd

BBFC movie page

Released in the UK this weekend, Friday, 24th September 2021, there are 3 new releases looking to take your attention and where available could hit your local cinema and try and replace Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings from the top of the UK box office.

Here are this weeks new releases

  • The Many Saints of Newark
  • The Green Knight
  • Oasis Knebworth 1996

The Many Saints of Newark

  • The movie is directed by Alan Taylor, it is the directors 7th movie.
  • Alan Taylor also directed The Wonderful Maladys in 2010.
  • It stars Michael Gandolfini who also starred in Cherry (2021).
  • The film also stars Jon Bernthal who last appeared in Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021).
  • Box office prediction: Number 3

The Green Knight

  • The movie is directed by David Lowery, it is the directors 9th movie.
  • David Lowery also directed A Ghost Story in 2017 which grossed £133.9K in the UK.
  • It stars Dev Patel who also starred in The Personal History of David Copperfield (2020).
  • The film also stars Alicia Vikander who last appeared in Anthropocene the Human Epoch (2018).
  • Box office prediction: Number 8

Oasis Knebworth 1996

  • The movie is directed by Jake Scott, it is the directors 4th movie.
  • Jake Scott also directed Welcome to the Rileys in 2011 which grossed £517 in the UK.
  • It stars Liam Gallagher who also starred in Liam Gallagher: As It Was (2019).
  • The film also stars Noel Gallagher who last appeared in Gorillaz: Reject False Icons (2019).
  • Liam Gallagher and Noel Gallagher have starred in 3 movies together.
  • They also appeared together in Blur No Distance Left to Run (2010).
  • Box office prediction: Number 7

Check back on Monday to see what new movies made it onto the Weekend Box Office Chart.

Next weeks there is 1 new movie

What were the big movies hitting the UK box office over the last 30 year?

Each week we present a rundown of the UK box office chart headlines on this same week from last year to 1990.

A year ago (2019)

No. 1 movie:
Joker which had been at the top for 4 weeks and with a total gross of £46.7 Million it was also the top total grossing film.

Highest Debut:
Terminator: Dark Fate directed by Tim Miller and starring Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger which entered the box office at number 2.

Longest run:
Downton Abbey which had been on the box office for 7 weeks.

Five years ago (2015)

No.1 movie:
Hotel Transylvania 2 which had been at the top for 2 weeks.

Highest debut:
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension directed by Gregory Plotkin and starring Chris J. Murray and Brit Shaw which entered the box office at number 3.

No. 1 and top total grossing:
Minions which had taken £46.7 Million over 15 weeks of release.

Ten years ago (2010)

No. 1 and Highest debut:
Paranormal Activity 2 starring David Bierend and Brian Boland and directed by Tod Williams

No. 1 and top total grossing:
The Other Guys which had taken £8 Million over 6 weeks of release.

Fifteen years ago (2005)

No. 1 movie:
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse Of The Were-Rabbit which had been at the top for 2 weeks and with a total gross of £16.7 Million it was also the top total grossing film.

Highest Debut:
Nanny Mcphee directed by Kirk Jones and starring Emma Thompson and Colin Firth which entered the box office at number 2.

Longest run:
Pride And Prejudice which had been on the box office for 6 weeks.

Twenty years ago (2000)

No. 1 and highest debut:
What Lies Beneath starring Michelle Pfeiffer and Katharine Towne and directed by Robert Zemeckis

No. 1 and top total grossing:
Snatch which had taken £12.1 Million over 8 weeks of release.

Twenty five years ago (1995)

No. 1 and highest debut:
Nine Months starring Hugh Grant and Julianne Moore and directed by Chris Columbus

No. 1 and top total grossing:
Batman Forever which had taken £20.7 Million over 14 weeks of release.

Thirty years ago (1990)

No. 1 movie:
Ghost which had been at the top for 4 weeks and with a total gross of £21.1 Million it was also the top total grossing film.

Highest Debut:
Goodfellas directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Robert De Niro and Ray Liotta which entered the box office at number 4.

Longest run:
Die Hard 2: Die Harder which had been on the box office for 11 weeks.

As promised the first trailer for Ghostbusters: Afterlife is released and the ties to the original films are strong.

Directed by Jason Reitman and starring Paul Rudd, Finn Wolfhard and Mckenna Grace the new trailer isn't what we were expecting and all the action takes place in a sleepy American town rather than New York as all previous films have, does that mean the famous fire station is not in the movie?

Its strongly hinted that the young lad in the trailer is Egon Spangler's (played by Harold Ramis in the original movies and sadly passed away in 2014) grandchild and he and his mother have come to the small town to sort out his grandfathers stuff.

It wouldn't be a Ghostbusters movie without ghosts and once the kids start to look into what his grandfather did they start to uncover equipment and the afterlife starts to rise again.

Paul Rudd also appears in the trailer and seems to be the only one who knows who the Ghostbusters were and recognises a ghost trap when presented, and it seems the trap might be full!

The movie of out in June of 2020, and judging by this is could be worth the wait.

The follow up to 2014's hit film The Lego Movie makes its debut on the UK box offie this weekend although the 5 year gap has not been kind to the little brick movie.

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Movie

Opening to a £4 million debut weekend the second lego movie has taken half that of the opening weekend of the first movie in the series.

It been 5 years since that movie caused a storm and despite the humour being very similar and the film generally getting good reviews The Batman Lego Movie and The Lego Ninjago Movie were not well received and may have damaged the brands reputation.

Alita: Battle Angel

Heavily hyped as 'from producer James Cameron' and 'directed by Robert Rodriguez' this live action Japanese cyberpunk manga hits the UK box office at number 2.

Taking £3.1 million on its debut its in the same ball park but a little below Ghost In The Shell from 2017 which had bigger star appeal but reviews weren't as good.

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

A single week at the top for the threequel dragon movie as it falls to number 3 this week with £2.7 million and a £9 million total after 10 days of release.

Green Book

Falling to number 4 on its second week of release the drama starring Viggo Mortensen takes just over a million to boost its 10 day total to £3.6 million.

Glass

Loosing steam fast now is the James McAvoy starring film which falls to 5 this week with £560,579 push its total just £9.6 million, it will go over the £10 million mark by next weekend.

Mary Poppins Returns

The disney film continues to be the top film so far of 2019 with a gross of £20 million although its total gross is £43 million.

The Favourite

The big BAFTA winning film is still the top film of the year for films released in 2019 with a £14.6 million total gross and is this week at number 13.