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A Ghost Story


Rated R · 92 minutes · 2017

Drama, Fantasy, Romance
"It's all about time," reads the moody grayscale poster for David Lowery's supernatural drama A Ghost Story. Nothing on the poster seems entirely black or white, except for the abyssal eyeholes in the bedsheet that represents the ghost. The film follows two young lovers, C (Casey Affleck) and M (Rooney Mara), just long enough for us to care about them before C dies in a car wreck. Suddenly draped under a white sheet, its eyeholes empty and brooding, C walks away from whatever ethereal realm awaits him and, unable to let go of his previous existence, wanders back to the house that now holds his grieving partner. For the rest of the film C watches and waits. But why? For what? Continue reading >>

See our full review: Time is of the essence in David Lowery’s <i>A Ghost Story</i>

Time is of the essence in David Lowery’s A Ghost Story

Casey Affleck stars as a dead man watching and waiting for all eternity. »

Official Site: a24films.com/films/a-ghost-story
Director: David Lowery
Producer: Toby Halbrooks, James M. Johnston, Adam Donaghey and David Maddox
Cast: Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, Will Oldham, Sonia Acevedo, Rob Zabrecky, Liz Franke, Carlos Bermudez and Barlow Jacobs

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