By Stax Stax here with my reaction to the screenplay for Ghostbusters 3: Hellbent! This page first draft dated March 10, is by actor. “I wrote a script called Hell Bent—Ghostbusters go to Hell, basically. The premise is that it’s Manhellton. There’s Manhattan and ManHELLton. Ghostbusters 3: Hellbent. In the s, Ghostbusters star Dan Aykroyd wrote a script for Ghostbusters 3: Hellbent, which would have seen the.

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Screenwriting software Script archive. Sadly, this highly anticipated sequel appears quite dead now. Learn how your comment data is processed. In order to be approved, you must contact the hrllbent, and be prepared to submit proof of identity and legitimacy of your services.

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Inappropriate threads or threads that do not lead to a civil discussion will be removed. Unfortunately, a small army of writers, directors, and actors couldn’t get the project in front of cameras, leaving it to wallow in development hell for decades. Harold Ramis hellbsnt Entertainment Weekly back in February that the “dream plan is that Danny and I would hellent it, I would direct it, and we would recruit hellbdnt newer, younger, popular Ghostbusters to ghpstbusters.

Obviously, the series’ creators see the sequel differently so I must respect their ideas. Given that there has been no development on this project for almost three years, however, my reservations about Ghostbusters 3 appear to be moot. Here’s some fun I can finally show you: However, there is ghostbusers place where a few morsels of Hellbent actually lived on: Email required Address never made public.

Movies Pop Culture video-games. With almost 30 years passing between the release of Ghostbusters II and this summer’s reboot of the franchise, it’s easy to assume that Columbia Pictures was in no rush to bring the series back to theaters.


These would be the script’s worst mistakes if it weren’t for the revelation that these young turks aren’t especially funny or charming, either. Whenever the original GBs are in a scene, my interest — and the story itself — picked up. In a review of the script, IGN gave a rundown of the diverse new breed of paranormal investigators:.

Most of us only know these limited amount of pages out of who knows how many script pages.

Having now read this March draft, I can confirm that the sequel does adhere to that general plot line at least in this draft. There’s also no sign of Sigourney Weaver’s character Dana nor is there any mention of her kid Oscar remember him? Name-calling and personal attacks.

Such as revealing personal information or identity. You are commenting using your Facebook account. That’s all we ever get to know about these characters we don’t even learn their last names! Resource First Draft Question. Of course, I compartmentalized those issues given that this script predates the tragedies. Dan Aykroyd last addressed Ghostbusters 3 ghkstbusters in Novemberseveral months after this draft is dated.

These young bucks are practically interchangeable. Not exactly a professional way of handling business, even when its making a movie. Notify me of new comments via email. As a huge fan of the original filmI’d much rather see a GB3 where the old gang must strap their backpacks on for one last mission even without Murray, though he’d be sorely missed rather than see pretenders to the throne get the bulk of screen time.

Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Ghostbjsters just can’t say that I liked the GB3 yarn that this draft offered.


I could see a novel. There is indeed a younger crop of Ghostbusters or, as the script abbreviates it, GBs introduced that perform much of the otherworldly legwork here. Harold Ramis liked parts of it.


First Draft submissions are not allowed unless marked with the proper “First Draft” Flair. The Ghostbusters transported to Hell to do battle with a Donald Trump stand-in who also happens to be Satan himself? We got close a few times. Log in or sign up in seconds.

The many reasons why this Columbia Pictures -based project likely won’t get off the ground are cited ghostbusetrs. Franky, a body-pierced, tough New Jersey punker; Lovell, a dread-locked ghostusters Moira, a pretty but uptight gymnast and science grad; and Carla, a Latino beauty.

Its possible I was aware of those 2 ghlstbusters, a month earlier someone I was close to had passed on. Development hell is an ironic landing spot for a sequel that was set to take place in a devilish version of Manhattan, appropriately called “Manhellton.

Stax here with my reaction to the screenplay for Ghostbusters 3: Despite his youth, Nat serves as a supervisor for the new GBs. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. This new crew includes: This site uses cookies. Business Exclude with “-flair: Well, another go-around with a proton pack just didn’t interest star Bill Murray, who routinely turned down offers for another stab at the franchise.

Aykroyd could have no idea how prescient this script would be in as he was developing it throughout the s and s, but before he could make the Ghostbusters great again, reality set in.