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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


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. 499 more words

Quick Critique


“…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


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


A Ghost Story (2017)

“Is there something there?”

Contrary to the celebratory nature of work promotions and Olympic podium ceremonies and battlefield war cries, life isn’t a game any one us ever actually wins. 1,280 more words



I’m real sweet on Angel Olsen. She got her start as a hand-picked backup singer to the Duke of Darkness himself, Will Oldham (aka Bonnie “Prince” Billy), and you can see it in her eyes and hear it in her moans.   96 more words