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Greetings and death to our enemies.

Hollywood is in love with any kind of nostalgia that can prove itself to be commercial.

My first jobs were all civil service. At 14, I worked for the Canadian National Railways. At 16, I worked for the Canadian Penitentiary Service.

Politics has got too personal, too nasty, in Britain, as it has in America.

You know, I've sold a lot of bad movies in my time.

I live in a high rise with my family part of the year in New York and I don't know three quarters of the people in the building. We live in the same square-footage and I wouldn't know who they were.

There's that old theory that humankind and this planet were seen as the centre of the universe. That was thrown away - how could we be so presumptuous? Well, I subscribe to that.

We must come to the point where we realize the concept of race is a false one. There is only one race, the human race.

I had a slight touch of Tourette's, which means you talk to yourself and bark and cry out at night.

You do not need a therapist if you own a motorcycle, any kind of motorcycle!

I don't like people lying to me. I don't like people who don't return my calls. I don't like people who won't give me a straight answer. I don't like those kinds of people, and I've been vocal about it.

My whole thing is to entertain, make people laugh and to forget about the real world for awhile.

I love to come in and play with a wig or glasses or clothes. I love using props. I'm from the Peter Sellers school of trying to prepare for the character.

Am I a trance medium? No. Have I got a gift psychically? Absolutely not. But I believe in the survival of consciousness after death.

American Society for Psychical Research Journals were all around the house when I was a kid.

And, I believe that if a man dies with a single penny still sitting in the bank, he's a fool.

Certainly the format of ghostbusting lends itself to a videogame beautifully.

'Groundhog Day' was one of the greatest comedies ever made.

Have I personally ever seen a ghost? Not one.

Heaven to me is percussion and bass, a screaming guitar and a burbling Hammond B-3 organ. It's a soup I love being immersed in.