Ghostbusters (2016 Movie) Deleted Scene: "Protect the Barrier" was an extended/alternate scene.





Abby loaded a cassette tape into a vintage boom box and thanked Patty for requesting the reenactment. Patty stated for the record she didn't. (Holtzmann thanked Patty) Abby and Erin perform their skit. They mention two doubters, Mr. Cregan and Marcy. Patty noted she was on their side. She realized Abby was trying to do the Nitty Gritty. Patty believed she could have been a riot on her break dancing team. Abby fast forwarded to the finale. Abby ended with "Enjoy your lunch." Erin explained they did the performance in the cafeteria. (Holtzmann and Patty congratulate them) Patty told Abby she wasn't allowed to break dance anymore. Abby quipped she was not allowed to not break dance. (Holtzmann notices they were on TV)


  • Abby performs the Nitty Gritty dance move.
  • Patty was on a break dancing team.[1]


  1. Patty Tolan (2016). Ghostbusters (2016 Movie) Deleted/Alternate Scenes; (Deleted Scene): Protect the Barrier (2016) (Blu-Ray ts. 0:01:42-0:01:44). Sony Pictures. Patty Tolan says: "You would have been a riot on my breakdancing team."


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