Two of the four ghostbusters from the 1984 smash film visited a terminally ill patient who, as a last wish, wanted to meet them! The two men came in full costume to the hospital and entertained the child for a day any of them would ever forget.
Other interesting facts about ‘Ghostbusters’:
• The famous green ‘slimer’ ghost was referred to on set as the ghost of John Belushi.
• As a ad campaign, a number was advertised that people could call for the “ghostbusters”. It featured a message from actors Dan Aykroyd and Bill Murray saying that they were out fighting ghosts! They received 100 calls an hour, 24 hours a day, for 6 weeks!
• The firehouse set used as Ghostbusters’ headquarters was remodeled as the mechanic shop in “The Mask” starring Jim Carrey!