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No, no, no. No, I will not: Ghostbusters’ Paul Feig on making more reboots

After facing criticism ahead of the release of his reboot of the 1984 classic film Ghostbusters with has a female cast, director Paul Feig says he will not reboot any more classic movies.

hollywood Updated: Aug 09, 2016 14:35 IST
Ghostbusters, featuring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth, released in India on July 29.
Ghostbusters, featuring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth, released in India on July 29.

After facing criticism ahead of the release of his reboot of the 1984 classic film Ghostbusters with has a female cast, director Paul Feig says he will not reboot any more classic movies.

Feig shared his take on rebooting classic movies in an interview with Huffington Post, reports variety.com.

Read Ghostbusters review: Who ya gonna call the worst movie of all time?

“No, no, no. No, I will not. This one was just too tempting because I knew we could do something with it that was exciting,” Feig said.

Feig, who has expressed his desire to helm a Bollywood musical and make a movie with Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, added that he will continue to work on original material like his successful Bridesmaids and his cult hit TV show Freaks and Geeks.

Read: I am desperate to do a Bollywood musical, Ghostbusters director Paul Feig

Ghostbusters, featuring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth, released in India on July 29.

But despite the initial criticism that Ghostbusters unleashed, Feig has also said that the reaction since the film’s opening has been positive overall. “It’s such a validation for the years of false controversy,” Feig said.

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