Ghostbusters

Continuity mistake: After the meeting with the ghost of the mansion Erin hugs Abby and she gets the ectoplasm from her, but in the next shot it disappears.

Continuity mistake: Erin steps on ectoplasm in Eldrich's house, but the goo disappears in the wide shots.

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Continuity mistake: The position of the flashlight that Patty drops after seeing the ghost in the subway tunnel for the first time changes between shots.

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Continuity mistake: When they arrive at the concert and are taken downstairs, the guy is explaining about Fernando. If you look at the high voltage strap she is wearing the writing changes to right way up to upside down then back again between shots.

Continuity mistake: As they walk through the frozen soldiers the black guy on the right side opens and then closes his eyes. (01:32:50)

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Continuity mistake: An early shot of the Chinese Restaurant shows an open garage and the white bonnet of the new Ecto-1, despite the fact the Ecto-1 had yet to be introduced into the movie at that point.

Continuity mistake: After the meeting with the ghost of the mansion Erin hugs Abby and she gets the ectoplasm from her, but in the next shot it disappears.

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Erin Gilbert: Proton guns are all well and good, but sometimes you need the Swiss Army.

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Trivia: The "Demonic Balloons" that attack the Ghostbusters are almost direct re-creations of real Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons from the 1930's. The filmmakers decided to use the real designs in order to represent the "spirits" of New York's history... and also because they were quite eerie and unsettling.

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