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A Ghost Story (Lowery, 2017)

On paper, A Ghost Story sounds like a goofy joke. A dead man haunting his wife… in a bedsheet with eyeholes? Really? Well, a) it’s not a bedsheet, b) the ghost haunts more than just his wife, and c) never doubt David Lowery’s vision. 271 more words

The Creepin' Spirit - A Ghost Story (2017)

Still waiting for something to happen.  So this is about a couple in a house.  When the man (Casey Affleck) dies unexpectedly, he haunts the house with a bed sheet over his head like he is Charlie Brown going trick-or-treating.   462 more words

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A Ghost Story (2017)

Man. Ghosts really do have it rough.

A young, loving couple (Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck) who, despite their issues, seem to get along enough that they’re willing to make it work. 574 more words

Movies

Quick Critique: A Ghost Story

A young couple, known only as C (Casey Affleck) and M (Rooney Mara) move into a new house where they notice something a bit off about it. 504 more words

Quick Critique

A GHOST STORY

“…most impressive of all is the director’s attention to the timing and application of the smaller details and elements within the film…”

Wayward Wolf.

Whilst initially leaving me a little confused with regard to one or two of the slightly more complex elements of the narrative, David Lowrey’s… 492 more words

Review - A Ghost Story

A Ghost Story, written and directed by David Lowery, feels almost like a test – a test of the audience’s patience, a test of their commitment, and a test of their willingness to accept what they are watching. 1,093 more words

Films

Review: A Ghost Story

Director: David Lowry

Stars: Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, Will Oldham

There are five minutes in David Lowry’s A Ghost Story in which you watch Rooney Mara sit on the floor eating a pie, crying. 1,067 more words

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