Movies & TV

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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'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...


Movies & TV

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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Penn plays a world-weary 'Gunman' with a conscience

Director Pierre Morel is known for re-launching Liam Neeson as an action star with “Taken” in 2008, and for working on such other action-oriented...


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'Eat Your Bones' explores religious law and personal mores

Welcome to a world quite unlike your own, but with some disturbing similarities. Director Jean-Charles Hue once again uses non-actors basically playing aspects of...


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'The Square' playing at Peery's Egyptian Theater

OGDEN — The WSU Shaw Gallery and Utah Film Center invite you to attend a free lesson in the history of Egypt, featuring “The Square," an intimate...


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'Targets' a disturbing but very interesting film

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...


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Rob Reiner to direct movie filming in Utah next month

SALT LAKE CITY — An independent movie directed by Rob Reiner is expected to start filming in Salt Lake City next month. The Utah Film Commission announced...


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