A Ghost Story

A Ghost Story
  • 2017
  • US
  • 1h 27min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: David Lowery
  • Cast: Rooney Mara, Sonia Acevedo, Casey Affleck, Carlos Bermudez

C (Affleck) and M (Mara) are a couple; when C is killed in a car crash, he returns as a ghost to make contact with M. Lowery manages to reanimate the corny old trope of the ghost under a bedsheet, creating a story about grief and a captivating reflection on the enormity of mankind’s existence.

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Roxy Axbridge (0.0 miles)

36 High Street, Axbridge, Somerset, BS26 2AF
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Wed 31 Oct

  • 20:30

Trinity Arts and Leisure, Bedford (0.0 miles)

The Bedford Sixth Form, Bromham Rodad, Bedford, MK40 2QD
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Wed 31 Oct

  • 19:30

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A Ghost Story

7 Aug 20174 stars

Captivating rumination on existence from David Lowery, starring Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara

In Western entertainment, a person hiding under a white sheet in order to appear ghostly was popularised by 19th century theatre. Although it has been used in horror films to great effect it has also become a silly staple of cartoons like Scooby-Doo.

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