How to watch the ‘Ghostbusters’ movies online at home

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It’s been forty years since the first one Ghostbusters premiered, but the franchise continues to haunt our screens with its latest installment, Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire. The latest film in the franchise is finally available to rent and buy online, which means you can now watch them all Ghostbusters movie online.

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The new Ghostbusters film continues the story Ghostbusters: Afterlife, as the Spengler family heads to New York City and enters the legendary firehouse (aka the Ghostbusters’ original headquarters). When an ancient artifact is discovered, an evil force is accidentally unleashed, wreaking havoc and threatening the safety of the world. New and old Ghostbusters must work together to help defeat the mysterious new villain – or risk the world entering a second ice age.

Cast members for Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire include original stars Bill Murray, Ernie Hudson, Dan Aykroyd and Annie Potts, alongside Paul Rudd, Mckenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard, Emily Alyn Lind, Carrie Coon, Patton Oswalt, Kumail Nanjiani, Celeste O’Connor, William Atherton, James Acaster and Logan Kim.

Keep reading to discover what streaming options are available to get the Ghostbusters online movies.

How to watch Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire Online

You can watch Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire Bonus X-Ray Edition via video-on-demand from Prime Video. You can rent the film for $20 or own it digitally if you buy it for $25. You don’t have to be a Prime member to rent or buy Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire In other words, just buy the movie and it will automatically download to your digital library. Rentals are available for 30 days after purchase and for 48 hours after you start streaming the movie.

The bonus x-ray edition of Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire includes a deeper look into the making of the film with behind-the-scenes information you can learn while watching the film.

Collectors can also pre-order the Blu-ray edition Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire below from Amazon, Walmart and Target on sale for 34% off.

Blue Ray of Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire

‘Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire’



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Take advantage of a 34% discount on the Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire Blu-ray and not only receive discounts, but the movie will be shipped to you once it’s released on Blu-ray and DVD. The physical copy may not be released until June, but according to the online retailer, it has already been labeled as Amazon’s No. 1 best-seller in comedy, with more than 2,000 copies purchased in the past month.

How to get the Ghostbusters Online movies

You can watch Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters 2 free online through Hulu. Current Hulu subscribers can stream Ghostbusters And Ghostbusters 2 at no additional cost when you log into your account.

Don’t have a Hulu subscription? The streaming platform offers a 30-day free trial for new users who sign up, meaning you can watch both movies and more for free. Once your free trial period ends, you will be charged normal subscription fees based on the plan you choose. Subscriptions start at $7.99/month and give you access to the entire Hulu library, in addition to most new episodes of live TV shows the day after they air, the ability to download content to watch offline, and more.

Do you want to save more money? You can expand your content library by bundling Hulu with Disney+ and ESPN+ for just $14.99/month. If you’re interested in live TV channels, check out Hulu + Live TV.

You can watch Ghostbusters (2016) free via Freevee with ads on Prime Video. You don’t need a Prime membership to stream. Just head over to Prime Video or click here to watch the movie right away.

Stream Ghostbusters: Afterlife You can buy or rent the film online via Prime Video. Renting costs $4, or you can buy the movie to own for $13. No Prime membership required to watch Ghostbusters: Afterlife Online: Once you purchase the movie, it will automatically download to your library and you can watch it anytime. Rented movies stay in your library for 30 days after purchase and 48 hours after you start watching the movie. Click here or below to purchase Ghostbusters: Afterlife.

Don’t want to jump around streaming platforms? Prime Video offers a digital collection of three films, including: Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters 2 And Ghostbusters: Afterlife. It’s currently on sale for $30 (regularly $32) and after purchase, all three films will automatically download to your digital library.

How to get the Ghostbusters Movies at home

Collectors can obtain hard copies of the Ghostbusters movies, which are available in Blu-ray and 4K editions.

DVD cover featuring all three ghostbusters

‘Ghostbusters’ (1984) / ‘Ghostbusters II’ / ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ (Blu-ray)

Keep all three movies in one place with a Blu-ray edition of Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters 2 And Ghostbusters: Afterlife. The game is on sale at almost 50% off and includes three discs full of bonus material and commentary that provide further insight into the making of the films.

DVD cover of the movie Ghostbusters 2016

‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)

The 2016 version of Ghostbusters is now available in a 4K DVD set, giving you the ultimate viewing experience. Not only do you get a 4K disc, but also a Blu-ray 3D version, Blu-ray disc and digital code to take the film with you on the go.

How many Ghostbusters Movies have been there?

The hatching of Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire will be the fifth film in the franchise. The first Ghostbusters was released in 1984, followed by its sequel, which premiered in 1989. In 2016, the series was rebooted with an all-female cast. Ghostbusters including Kristin Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones and Melissa McCarthy. After a five-year hiatus, the ghost battles continued in the 2021 release Ghostbusters: Afterlifewhich brings a new set of heroes to the fore.

How to get the Ghostbusters Movies in order

If you the Ghostbusters movies, you’ll want to start with the very first in the franchise to catch all the Easter eggs scattered throughout the newer films. From there, follow the release order and you will be able to better understand the characters and their meaning in the films.

Click below to watch the trailer Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire.

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