'Ghostbuster's" star Kristen Wiig's stance about the film. "You can't get better than the original," she told EW in an interview posted Thursday. The first Ghostbusters film, now a cult movie, was released in 1984 and made more than $295 million worldwide—almost 10 times more than its production budget. "It's a different movie, it's a different cast, it's many years later, and we've also done things that are different," Wiig told EW. "It's not just about it starring women.