July 11, 2012
Ghostbusters, 1984. Paranormal scientists start a ghost-catching business.
Directed by Ivan Reitman. Written by Dan Aykroyd & Harold Ramis. Starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis & Rick Moranis.
Concept: 3/4 (Good)
Story: 1/4 (Bad)
Characters: 3/4 (Good)
Dialog: 4/4 (Great)
Pacing: 3/4 (Good)
Cinematography: 3/4 (Good)
Special effects/design: 3/4 (Good)
Acting: 3/4 (Good)
Music: 1/4 (Bad)
Subjective Rating: 7/10 (Good, 3/4). There are lots of great ideas, and great lines. I wish the story had better focus, though, and less forced conflict.
Objective Rating (Average): 2.7/4 (Good)
Posted by Daniel at 11:18 AM