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Tavern on the Green

Saga Ghostbusters
Movie Ghostbusters Ivan Reitman (1984)
Chased by an evil hound, accountant Louis Tully (Rick Moranis) tries to take refuge in the Tavern on the Green.
Tavern on the green New York
Tavern on the Green in New York. (Photo credit: Fantrippers)

“Please, somebodyyy!”

Louis Tully

The evening’s ruined. The little party that Louis Tully has been preparing since the beginning of the film is interrupted by the arrival of a demonic hound.

The brave accountant flees his apartment, abandoning his guests, to escape into Central Park. He tries to take refuge inside the Tavern on the Green, one of the posh restaurants in the park.

He knocked on the windows and screamed, begging those present to open the door for him. They barely look at him.

When the hound catches up with him, and takes possession of his spirit, Louis screams to death, interrupting for a few seconds the meal of the customers who quickly resume the course of their evening.

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Rick Moranis was the production’s second choice for the role of Louis Tully. The first to be approached was John Candy, who was unavailable at the time of the filming.

Scène à la Tavern on the Green dans SOS Fantômes
Scène à la Tavern on the Green dans SOS Fantômes. Crédit photo : Columbia Pictures, Delphi Productions et Black Rhino Productions
Scène à la Tavern on the Green dans SOS Fantômes
Scène à la Tavern on the Green dans SOS Fantômes. Crédit photo : Columbia Pictures, Delphi Productions et Black Rhino Productions
Scène à la Tavern on the Green dans SOS Fantômes
Scène à la Tavern on the Green dans SOS Fantômes. Crédit photo : Columbia Pictures, Delphi Productions et Black Rhino Productions

Tavern On the Green

Originally built as a sheepfold in the 1880s, the Tavern on the Green is now a fancy restaurant in an idyllic setting.

In the 1880s, Calvert Vaux turned the site into a sheep barn to accommodate the 700 sheep grazing in Sheep Meadow.

In 1934, Robert Moses transformed the premises into a restaurant as part of his renovation project ... Learn more about Tavern On the Green

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By Damien Duarte

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

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