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Ghostbusters backlash reflects sexism in Hollywood

The film's director and his cast have been bombarded with death threats and misogyny on social media
Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 05:50
Feig was responsible for bringing on board (from left) Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Melissa McCarthy and Leslie Jones for the new version of the 32-year-old all-male original movie.

Los Angeles

AN all-female reboot of Ghostbusters hits theatres next month amid a savage backlash by Internet trolls that has thrown the spotlight back onto Hollywood's gender discrimination problem.

The film's first trailer has become the most reviled in YouTube history, having