Tuesday March 31, 2020

Nadine O'Regan: Artistic Licence

Ghostbusters may be action fluff, but it’s also one of the most important films of the year

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

17th July, 2016
The (almost) all-female leads of the new Ghostbusters movie

Are you male? Have you seen the trailer for the all-female starring Ghostbusters reboot and decided not to go on the grounds that it looks crap? Have you ever considered that maybe the new Hollywood film isn’t the problem – that maybe, in fact, you are?

Yes, yes. I’m aware that you’re already guffawing into your cornflakes. ‘Here we go,’ you’re thinking. ‘Another female pushing feminist issues and being down on men. Give...

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