Follow us on

Movie Comparison: Ghostbusters (1984)

← Go to main Ghostbusters page

Add a movie to the comparison:     

Similar movies (click to add): Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015), An American Carol (2008), The Invention of Lying (2009), Bogus (1996), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

Popular comparisons (click to add): Gremlins (1984), Ghostbusters (2016), ET: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982), Blade Runner (1982), The Thing (1982)

Having trouble thinking of good comparisons? Find similar movies with Report Builder.

Domestic Title Ghostbusters
(30th Anniversary)
Domestic Release Date Jun 8, 1984
Production Budget $30,000,000
Opening Weekend Theaters 1,339
Maximum Theaters 1,506
Theatrical Engagements 35,601
Domestic Opening Weekend $13,612,564
Domestic Box Office $242,212,467
Inflation Adjusted
Domestic Box Office
International Box Office $53,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $295,212,467

Note: A theatrical engagement is defined as the movie playing in a single theater for one week. So, for example, a film that plays in 3,000 theaters in its first week and 2,000 theaters in its second week will have had 5,000 theatrical engagements.