Ghostbusters invade NY—only this time it's for REAL!

Remember the opening scene from Ghostbusters, in which the spirit hunters hit the New York Public Library? Well, so does the performance-art collective known as Improv Everywhere, which has previously pulled more than 100 improv surprises.

To help focus attention on the New York public library system, which is being threatened by budget cuts, they cooked up the stunt below. We sure wish we'd gotten to see it live!

Check it out below.

And you can go behind the scenes of the mission here.

(Thanks to Collider for the heads-up.)

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