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The Real Ghostbusters (1986)

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8/08/2017 Sony Schedules a Release for 'Volumes 01 - 10' on DVD
In July 2016, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment released a collection called The Real Ghostbusters - Volumes 01 - 05 on DVD. The individual volumes were also released separately at the same time. Two months... (read entire news item)

7/14/2016 Sony Schedules 'Volume 6' through 'Volume 10'
As you know, last week Sony Pictures released The Real Ghostbusters - Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4 and Volume 5 on DVD, each a low-cost title ($14.95 per item) planned to tie in with tomorrow's... (read entire news item)

5/05/2016 Sony Plans 'Volume 1' through 'Volume 5' DVDs of the Cartoon Spin-Off
To fully understand the new DVD announcement, we have to go back to the previous DVD releases for this show. In 2005, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment released the two Ghostbusters theatrical films onto... (read entire news item)

6/18/2010 It's the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man: Volume 3 is Going Wide at Retail
After a "wide" general retail release (i.e., at your participating local stores) for Volume 1 back in March 2009, and then one for Volume 2 in January 2010, Time Life is moving ahead with a wide release... (read entire news item)

12/03/2009 A General Retail Release for Volume 2 DVDs is Coming Soon
"The Real Ghostbusters" animated series debuted on Saturday morning TV in 1986 to continue where the blockbuster feature film left off. The four Ghostbusters were joined by secretary Janine Melnitz and... (read entire news item)

7/30/2009 General Retail Release Date for The Complete Series Animated Set
Last November saw the DVD release, available online directly from Time Life, of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series. This classic animated series, spun off from the first popular film, was put... (read entire news item)

1/01/2009 Press Release for Volume 1

12/19/2008 A Somewhat Lengthy Delay for the Retail Release of Real Ghostbusters - Volume 1
10 days ago we reported that The Real Ghostbusters - Volume 1 would be coming to retail stores near you as soon as January 27th. Now we've learned from Time Life that this general release of the 5-disc... (read entire news item)

12/09/2008 Retail Release for The Real Ghostbusters - Volume 1 on DVD
Back in October, in one of our updates about Time Life's direct-only release of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series on DVD, we mentioned a separate retailer release of The Real Ghostbusters -... (read entire news item)

11/10/2008 Small Date Change for Time Life's Complete Series Set is Made Up by FedEx Shipping
We've said it multiple times (most recently here): despite some confusion, Time Life's expected ship date for their exclusive online release of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series would be November... (read entire news item)

10/28/2008 New Complete Series Packaging Pics Give a Better Look at the SteelBooks ***UPDATE: SteelBook Video Added***
Last Friday we posted a gallery of pictures showing off Time Life's online-exclusive release of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series, most of them exclusive to our site. And we give thanks to... (read entire news item)

10/24/2008 LOTS of Package Art - Including SteelBook Cover Close-Ups - for Time Life's Complete Series
For months now we've been telling you all about Time Life's upcoming release of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series on DVD. The 25-disc set, available exclusively online via Time Life, will contain... (read entire news item)

10/08/2008 Time Life Answers New Questions About Complete Date; Sends Trailer & Clips
Once again some info seems to be going around, with some bad dates for Time Life's first shipments of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series. A few of our readers have written in, saying that they... (read entire news item)

9/30/2008 Exclusive Sneak Preview Clip with JMS from The Complete Series DVD Bonus Material
Excitement continues to build for Time Life's upcoming November 15th DVD release of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series, containing all 147 episodes of the classic animated show on a 25-disc set.... (read entire news item)

9/18/2008 What's With The Postcards With Wrong Dates for Real Ghostbusters? When DOES It Ship?
As we've reported, most recently this past weekend, the release date for Time Life's 24-disc package of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series is November 15th. However, we keep getting e-mails... (read entire news item)

9/13/2008 Exclusive Sample Screens for the Bonus Material from Time Life's Complete Series
Yesterday we had a great update report for you about The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series, coming to DVD on November 15th, exclusively available from Time Life (see the button link above). This... (read entire news item)

9/12/2008 Ghostbusters to be Largest SteelBook™ Release - Plus Bonus Material Details
Time Life has announced that the 5 separate DVD cases inside the firehouse package of their upcoming The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series DVD release will be SteelBook™ cases! These cases... (read entire news item)

8/13/2008 Canadians Can Now Pre-Order Time Life's The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series
As you know, Time Life is preparing a November DVD debut of The Real Ghostbusters - The Complete Series, with every animated episode of the cartoon spin-off of the huge box office hit film. We've had... (read entire news item)

8/11/2008 Cover Art 'Winner' Plus Release Date Update
A few weeks ago we hosted artwork voting for the complete series release (only available through Time Life) of The Real Ghostbusters. The response from the fans was awesome, and completely blew Time Life... (read entire news item)

7/25/2008 Formal Press Release from Time Life for their Exclusive Complete Series Package

7/21/2008 Date, Price and Details for The Complete Series!
Preorders for The Real Ghostbusters: The Complete Series are NOW OPEN! Here are the details regarding the set: All Episodes of The Real Ghostbusters All Episodes from Slimer! And The Real Ghostbusters Unique... (read entire news item)

7/21/2008 Vote for the Complete Series Artwork!
We have a special treat for fans of The Real Ghostbusters - you can vote for the artwork that will be used on the upcoming complete series release! There are two mockups done, with a description of each... (read entire news item)

7/09/2008 Details Confirmed; Mangels to Produce Bonus Material
It's been over a month since we broke the (rumored) news that Time Life would be the ones to release the complete Real Ghostbusters set on DVD. We're happy to report that Time Life reps have confirmed... (read entire news item)

5/27/2008 Time-Life to Release Complete Series This Fall!
It's been nearly a month since we posted rumors that The Real Ghostbusters would be coming to DVD this fall, and now we have some great news to share; Time-Life, the company behind the awesome Get Smart... (read entire news item)

4/29/2008 Rumor: Ghostbusters heading to DVD (again)?
We've received a tip from a reliable source that The Real Ghostbusters is heading to DVD (again). A multi-disc release is apparently in the works for a fall release, and the interesting thing is we're... (read entire news item)

12/20/2005 Artwork for 3 volumes
Yesterday Sony announced plans to release three volumes of The Real Ghostbusters on February 28th , and today we have artwork for them: (read entire news item)

12/19/2005 Who you gonna call this Feb?
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced plans to release The Real Ghostbusters on DVD February 28. Unfortunately they're releasing this in a configuration that fans of the show aren't interested... (read entire news item)

5/16/2005 A Couple of Episodes Coming to DVD
A couple (meaning 2) episodes of The Real Ghostbusters are going to be included in the upcoming Ghostbusters movie set coming from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. While it's unlikely many of you will... (read entire news item)

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