Now that the trailer for the Ghostbusters reboot has hit YouTube, everyone’s had their dreams of a return to ghostbusting form crushed just a little bit. Even though the first half of the trailer is mostly Easter eggs for the fans, it’s really kind of a lame Ghostbusters reboot trailer. From Leslie Jones being saddled with playing a cliche to a whole lot of slapstick comedy, most of the scenes in this trailer should give anyone who was hoping to see an awesome new Ghostbusters movie a big case of the uh ohs. Keep reading to see the lamest moments in the new Ghostbusters trailer.
Most film buffs know that it’s really hard to judge a film by its trailer, even the original Ghostbusters trailer isn’t spectacular. But based on this one, it's reasonable to worry that 2016 is the year of the unfunny Ghostbusters remake. For whatever reason, the film’s director (Paul Feig) appears to rely super heavily on gross-out humor, overblown visual effects, and jokes that even the hackiest of comedians wouldn’t dare use in the 21st century. Maybe it’s a gamble that will pay off, but judging by these lame moments from the new Ghostbusters trailer, this reboot might not live up to the original.Vote up the biggest signs that the Ghostbusters remake is in trouble, and then tell us which moments in the trailer stuck out to you.