Why I’m Excited About Ghostbusters (pre-viewing)

Ghostbusters (to be clear, the 2016 reboot) may end up being brilliant, or a hot mess, and usually I would wait and see how the reviews go. However, I think I’m not going to be able to take my time on this one. There’s a simultaneously simple and complex reason why I’m excited about Ghostbusters: gender bending. Specifically, the fact that the mostly female cast has been allowed to embrace the traditional male comedic stereotypes. And the fact that there are FOUR FEMALE LEADS, in a movie that is about ghost fighting and not girl power, family, or romance, just rocks my socks. Continue reading Why I’m Excited About Ghostbusters (pre-viewing)