In honor of comic actor and filmmaker Harold Ramis, who passed away at age 69 on Monday, VH1 is prepared to remember the man by running some of his best-loved films all weekend. Fans can get their fix on Saturday, March 1, and Sunday, March 2, when VH1 and VH1 Classic will air Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters 2 and Animal House. Tune in, but just remember, don’t cross the streams.
VH1 AND VH1 CLASSIC TO HONOR THE LEGACY OF CELEBRATED COMEDY DIRECTOR HAROLD RAMIS
VH1 & VH1 Classic Will Air Special Presentations of the Classics “Ghostbusters,” “Ghostbusters 2,” and “Animal House” Beginning Saturday, March 1st
New York, NY – February 24, 2014 – To celebrate the life and work of influential comedy actor, writer, producer, and director Harold Ramis, VH1 and VH1 Classic will air a weekend block of Ramis’ biggest movie hits. Beginning at 7:00 PM ET/ PT on Saturday March 1st, VH1 will air special presentations of Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters 2, and Animal House (with encores on Sunday, March 2nd starting at 11:00 AM). VH1 Classic will also air the block on Sunday, March 2nd, starting at 7:00 PM, with encores on Monday, March 3rd starting at 11:00 AM.
Besides “Ghostbusters,” “Ghostbusters 2,” and “Animal House,” Harold Ramis’ most notable film credits include “Stripes” and “Groundhog Day,” as well as “Caddyshack,” “National Lampoon’s Vacation,” “Analyze This,” and “As Good as It Gets.”
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