Great Job, Internet!: The Ghostbusters save New York again, this time in stop-motion Lego form

First, try to imagine what astonishing feats could be accomplished with 2,000 combined hours of labor from eight talented artists with $100,000 in resources. The mind boils with possibilities. Then try to imagine all of that time, money, work, and skill going into a five-minute, stop-motion Lego remake of Ghostbusters. It may seem ridiculously picayune, but Digital Wizards Studio’s blocky reimagining of the 1984 classic is still something to behold. Lego has a whole Ghostbusters line of build-it-yourself toys, including an insanely detailed firehouse, an Ecto-1 vehicle, and numerous figurines, both human and ghost alike, so the stop-motion filmmakers had plenty to work with. But the Digital Wizards guys didn’t stop there. Not hardly. “Lego Ghostbusters” is more like the Crisis On Infinite Earths of licensed toys, featuring cameos by characters from The Simpsons, Star Wars, Scooby-Doo, Doctor Who, and both DC and Marvel Comics. They …

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