Chinese censors refused to give producers the female version of “Ghostbusters” rolling certificate, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The exact cause is not known, but experts suggest that the picture found uninteresting for local audiences, since they are not familiar with the original series.
The publication adds that China is cautious about the tapes, in which there are certain superstition – for example, in the case of ghosts “Ghostbusters.” Such films in the country is generally prohibited because of the secular ideology of the Communist Party of China. So, in 2006, rolled certificate is not issued for a picture. “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest”, since it also show up ghosts and supernatural beings
The premiere of the new “Ghostbusters” was held on July 11th. The Russian cinema film will be July 28. It was played by Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones and Chris Hemsworth.
«Hunters” never demonstrated in the Chinese box office. The first original comedy was released in 1984 and became one of the main commercial successes of the year in the film industry. Seeing the achievements of the project, in Columbia Pictures insisted on the second part. She appeared on the screens in 1989, and although the box office again were high, critics disagree on the film. The main role in both films played Bill Murray.