Ghost from a ghost story looms, lonely and alone, in a dark corner

The specter of Casey Affleck’s past ruined ‘A Ghost Story’ for me

We cannot separate abusive artists from the art they create — in order to hold them accountable, we must condemn their actions and acknowledge their impact

Content warning: sexual violence When watching movies, we bring much more than popcorn and M&M’s — we bring our experiences, both consciously and subconsciously, and they inform our perception of each film we watch. David Lowery’s “A Ghost Story” is built on the premise of this intimate cinematic exchange that
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Film noir classic ‘The Third Man’ returns to screen

“The Third Man” is a classic black-and-white film that suggests that not everything is black and white. Its allure lies in its exploration of human uncertainty and the ambiguous nature of human motive. First released in 1949, the esteemed British film-noir movie earned a series of accolades, including the 1949
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Live blog: The 86th Academy Awards

The 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood, Los Angeles will begin at 5:30 p.m. PST. Daily Cal Arts & Entertainment staff members Lynn Yu and Taran Moriates bring you the latest updates from the ceremony.

ArCATypes: And Best Speaker goes to …

Every year, dozens of these ceremonies pop out metal mini statues like popcorn — which would seem to devalue the act of being honored. But these ceremonies all culminate in the Oscars, which provides the ultimate form of career justification in the most widely consumed storytelling medium today.
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