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‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ is anything but

‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ is anything but

October 15, 2018

“Pulp Fiction.” “Fargo.” “The Usual Suspects.” These are some of the best neo-noir ensemble films that know how to properly flesh out its characters and deliver thrills. “Bad Times at the El...

Netflix’s ‘Big Mouth’ is more than its lewd exterior

Netflix’s ‘Big Mouth’ is more than its lewd exterior

October 9, 2018

The animated Netflix Original Series “Big Mouth” returned for its second season, still as vulgar and comedic, but with an extra heaping of self-awareness and introspection. Created by Jennifer Fla...

Sunnyside Cemetery hosts ‘Night of the Living Dead’ movie screening

Sunnyside Cemetery hosts ‘Night of the Living Dead’ movie screening

October 8, 2018

The zombie classic “Night of the Living Dead,” which celebrated its 50th anniversary Oct. 4, was displayed on a giant inflatable movie screen to a crowd of friends, family and furry companions at ...

‘Venom’ is neither a legitimate, or intentional, fun adventure

‘Venom’ is neither a legitimate, or intentional, fun adventure

Grant Hermanns, Opinions Editor

October 7, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Film and Television, Reviews

Sony has released its latest attempt to get back into the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the release of “Venom,” a standalone story based around the titular character, and much like the 2007 attempt to bring him to ...

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...