White ghost with a red "no" symbol over it on a black background
copyright 1984 Columbia Pictures Ind., Inc
Ghostbusters is a 1984 supernatural comedy film that was directed and produced by Ivan Reitman and written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis. The film features three parapsychologists, played by Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, and Harold Ramis, who start a ghost-catching business. It was nominated for two Oscars at the 57th Academy Awards for Best Visual Effects and Best Original Song. A sequel called Ghostbusters II was produced in 1989. A remake of the film was released in 2016.