I had to come up with ghost characters to parody, and monster-Barbara was the final one I thought to include as I was still sketching the final panel. Actually, it was when I was sketching her that I thought to turn her eyeballs into boobs, which lead to me boobing everyone out. It's Ghostbusties
, after all. Seemed like the most appropriate thing in the world.
I was looking up pictures from House
for inspiration (goofy as that movie is, I remember parts of it disturbing me as a kid), and I happened upon this:
My anger at how stupid that poster looked compelled me to seek out and watch Ghost Fever
in its entirety on Youtube as I worked on the page. I was in a masochistic mood.
Here's the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2nJ1xmkG3UU
The movie was just as bad as it looked. It isn't even worthy of one of Adam's reviews. I feel sorry for any Germans who were bamboozled into watching it by this sweet work of art (but at least they'd have an excuse, unlike me):
There were no tits, no scary ghosts, and no zombies. Fuck Ghost Fever