Personally, if people were to ask me if I were to make a new Ghostbusters movie (being a sequel or a reboot or whatever), how would I have done it, this is what I personally would do: I would have the movie be loose continuation of the first two movies, it wouldn't be continuing the story of the original characters but it would be set in the same universe. It would be set in modern day in a time where the ghostbusters' fame has faded by this point, some people would still have memories the what happen and some people ...
What if Tim Burton directed Ghostbusters?
After the loss of one of their own, the three remaining Ghostbusters decide to pass the torch to a new generation of Busters. The new team (led by Oscar Venkman, with Ray Stantz acting as the team's mentor) must put aside their differences to protect NYC (and the World) from paranormal threats. Both a sequel to "Ghostbusters" and "Ghostbusters II" & based on the animated series "Extreme Ghostbusters." R.I.P. Harold Ramis 1944 - 2014 "Do... Ray... Egon!"
Taking place shortly after the events of Ghostbusters 2, Peter Venkman, Ray Stantz, Egon Spengler, and Winston Zeddemore continue their exploits as New York City's paranormal investigators.
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