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‘The Last Jedi’s’ first strike

‘The Last Jedi’s’ first strike

April 19, 2017

The marketing campaign for the next installment of the Star Wars franchise began on Friday, when the first footage of “The Last Jedi” was revealed at Star Wars Celebration Orlando and quickly released to...

‘Ovarian Psychos’ film screening

‘Ovarian Psychos’ film screening

April 11, 2017

The Department of Film and Electronics at Cal State Long Beach has organized a free screening of the 2016 documentary “Ovarian Psycos” in the University Theatre tonight at 7:30. The Ovarian Psycos ...

Don’t forget “Your Name.”

Don’t forget “Your Name.”

April 11, 2017

It has been a long-running joke among the Daily 49er staff that I dislike most films, but while some recent works have met my expectations, no other has blown me away more than Makoto Shinkai’s “Your...

CSULB professor taking Canadian animation to TCM

CSULB professor taking Canadian animation to TCM

April 5, 2017

One of Cal State Long Beach’s own will host Turner Classic Movies, the television network dedicated to airing acclaimed films from the past, this Sunday night from 5 - 9 p.m. CSULB animation profe...

Remodeled theater hits Universal Citywalk

Remodeled theater hits Universal Citywalk

April 4, 2017

Half of the excitement that comes with seeing a new movie is the experience provided by the movie theater itself. Buying your tickets in advance, waiting in line, getting snacks and picking just the rig...

Netflix’s ‘The Discovery’ is an instant classic

Netflix’s ‘The Discovery’ is an instant classic

April 3, 2017

Netflix seems to be on a roll with original content starring comedic actors who started with Judd Apatow and made their way to pure drama. Movies belonging to this category can be hit or miss, but “The ...

‘Rick and Morty’ finally returns to Adult Swim with surprise season 3 release

‘Rick and Morty’ finally returns to Adult Swim with surprise season 3 release

April 2, 2017

After almost two years of waiting, the moment “Rick and Morty” fans have been obsessing over finally came. A surprise live release of season three aired on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim programing block and...

A Lack of Beauty in the Beast

A Lack of Beauty in the Beast

March 24, 2017

For many nostalgic movie goers, it’s a tale that is as old as the 1991 animated classic, and Disney wants to make sure that this tale is worth retelling. Except this year’s “Beauty and the Beast” live...