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Local film 'Stop Pepper Palmer' now available worldwide

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Years ago, Lonzo Liggins couldn’t help notice that whenever his agent sent him out on commercial auditions, two familiar strangers would be seated in each waiting room. “We were the only...

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'Love at First Fight' a likable story of opposites getting

In “Love at First Fight,“ Adèle Haenel and Kévin Azaïs star as Madeleine and Arnauld in this likable French-speaking, English...


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Lowbrow fare reigns supreme in raunchy 'Get Hard'

If you can get around a story line based upon how disgraceful our prison system is, and deal with the exploitation of the stereotypes that pervade our society,...


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'Kumiko' is an unexpected treasure for movie-goers

“Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter” is a partially Japanese-speaking film (with English subtitles when needed) billed as a drama; although the drama is...


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'Home' is Pixar-lite with a derivative plot

“Home” is based on a children's book by Adam Rex called The True Meaning of Smekday. In the movie adaptation, Jim Parsons — Sheldon on The...


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'Journey of Natty Gann' plays at Brigham City library

BRIGHAM CITY — The Brigham City Library continues its celebration of 100 years of the Silver Screen with a free presentation of “The Journey of Natty...




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'Carnival of Souls' haunts at the old Saltair

Video Rewind is a review of an avant-garde, cultish, or otherwise odd film that has a small or large following. That means, by its fans, it can be watched over and...


Movies & TV

Local film 'Stop Pepper Palmer' now available worldwide

Years ago, Lonzo Liggins couldn’t help notice that whenever his agent sent him out on commercial auditions, two familiar strangers would be seated in each...


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Insurgent: This. Movie. Makes. No. Sense.

The devil is in the details of “Insurgent,” the implausible second adaptation of the popular (shudder) “Divergent” book series. I...


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'Falling' versus 'Nightcrawler' -- a critic's take

—“Falling” and “Nightcrawler” Spoilers, obviously! As we reported on Feb. 20, Utah filmmaker Richard Dutcher is suing the makers of...


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'Gaby Baby Doll' is a French-film stereotype

“It’s a foreign film” is often a punch line to a joke everyone gets, with “It’s French” being the obvious follow-up. Sadly,...


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