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ASI to show advanced screening of Cooper, Gaga film, ‘A Star is Born’

ASI to show advanced screening of Cooper, Gaga film, ‘A Star is Born’

Alivia Weinstein, Contributing Writer

October 1, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Film and Television

There’s no denying the cultural impact pop singer Lady Gaga has over this generation and now, her talents are being used on the big screen in the film, “A Star is Born.” ASI Beach Pride Events is showing an advance...

‘This is Us’ returns with its third season

‘This is Us’ returns with its third season

September 29, 2018

Being that the entertainment industry is in the midst of a content revolution, what is the secret recipe for good programming? A contributor at the Daily 49er had the opportunity to attend a Q&A ...

Catalina Film Festival opens its first night of the week at the Art Theater

Catalina Film Festival opens its first night of the week at the Art Theater

September 28, 2018

The historic halls of the Art Theater on Fourth Street roared with thunderous applause, impassioned speeches and camera flashes Thursday, as the 2018 Catalina Film Festival kicked off the first night of i...

How to watch movies without breaking the bank

How to watch movies without breaking the bank

Zaina Cummins, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Film and Television, Showcase, Today

No cable? No problem. There are plenty of legal movie streaming websites and apps that are affordable and accessible to students. Long Beach State offers discounted codes for movie websites such as Hulu, F...

‘The Predator’ makes a fast-paced and fun thrill ride for audiences

‘The Predator’ makes a fast-paced and fun thrill ride for audiences

September 17, 2018

“You are one beautiful motherfucker.” Casey Bracket (Olivia Munn, “Office Christmas Party”)’s response to first seeing The Predator is one of many moments that not only harkens back to the fi...

The best film and TV show cameos filmed in Long Beach

The best film and TV show cameos filmed in Long Beach

September 17, 2018

The beauty of Hollywood is that filmmakers can make nearly any city morph into the one a story is set in. While many coastal scenes look as though they’re filmed somewhere on the east coast, many were fi...

‘Sierra Burgess Is a Loser’ disappoints teen rom-com fans

‘Sierra Burgess Is a Loser’ disappoints teen rom-com fans

September 14, 2018

At first glance, Netflix’s recent release “Sierra Burgess Is a Big Loser,” seems to have all the elements to make it an instant classic. The teen rom-com boasts two Netflix cult favorites as the...

Take a trip to the Upside Down with Universal Studios

Take a trip to the Upside Down with Universal Studios

September 11, 2018

Plop down on the couch and prepare to binge watch  Netflix original series, “Stranger Things” before heading over to Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights’ newest themed maze. Fans have been ...