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'The Last Jedi' revealed as title for 'Star Wars' VIII

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 12:18pm

"Star Wars: Episode VIII" finally has a title: "The Last Jedi."

Shyamalan's 'Split' rules inauguration weekend with $40.2M

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 22nd - 12:43pm

M. Night Shyamalan's psychological thriller "Split" blew away box-office expectations, earning $40.2 million in ticket sales over inauguration weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday.

What parents should know about 'Split'

David Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 2:01pm

If personality is what counts, then "Split" has 23 of it. With so much personality in one film, you can bet at least some of it is going to be disagreeable. Here's what parents should know before sending their teenagers to see "Split."

Redford talks Trump, growth in Utah as Sundance kicks off

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 9:45pm

Robert Redford speculated on the effect of Donald Trump's election, the importance of documentary journalism and the future of the Sundance Film Festival on Thursday at the event's opening press conference in Park City.

'Split' is more proof that M. Night Shyamalan is back

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 4:23pm

"Split" is the best film M. Night Shyamalan has made in a long time and should go down in history as one of his all-time best.

3 movies, 1 series with Utah ties to premiere at Sundance Film Festival

Carole Mikita  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 9:40pm

Utah has been and continues to be a destination for filmmakers. This year, 27 feature film and television projects were shot in Utah, bringing more than 1,900 jobs and nearly $60 million to the state's economy.

85-year-old woman donates collection of old autographs to historic Orem theater

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 9:03pm

An Orem cultural arts association received a major donation from an 85-year-old woman, who donated signed photographs of famous classic movie stars she began collecting back in the 1940s.

Refugees touched by foster care inspire SLC art exhibit

Celeste Tholen, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 2:01pm

Inspired by the lives of refugee adolescents who are or have been in the foster care system, a local artist has created a series of paintings that honor their journeys and share their stories.

3 family films coming out of 2017 Sundance Film Festival

Travis Poppleton, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:01pm

Sundance may not generally be known for its family friendly entertainment, but here are three movies from Sundance 2017 critics say you should seek out for family movie night.

The best way for locals to experience the Sundance Film Festival

Travis Poppleton, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 2:01pm

Tips from Levi Elder of the Salt Lake Film Society about the best way for locals to enjoy the Sundance Film Festival.

'Hidden Figures' keeps orbit at top; Affleck, Scorsese flop

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 15th - 1:13pm

Labors of love, one from Martin Scorsese, the other from Ben Affleck, proved costly at a casualty strewn weekend box office where the uplifting NASA drama "Hidden Figures" stayed on top for the second straight week.

No plans to digitize Fisher in future 'Star Wars' films

Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 14th - 8:31am

The makers of "Star Wars" have put a quick end to rumors that while Carrie Fisher has died, her Princess Leia may live on.

5 Hollywood stars you probably didn’t know were once ‘SNL’ cast members

Curtis Linnell, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 13th - 2:01pm

"Saturday Night Live" has been a launching pad for several actors over the past 40 years. Some cast members, though, did not flourish on "SNL" but have since made a name for themselves.

5 movies to watch with your family on Netflix

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 12th - 3:13pm

In an effort to help keep your kids innocent for a little bit longer and keep you coherent as long as possible, here are five films streaming on Netflix that you can watch with your family this weekend.

Some of the famous political acceptance speeches, pre-Streep

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 10th - 2:03pm

From Marlon Brando to Patricia Arquette, Hollywood stars have often used their moments on the stage to make political pleas. Some inspire change, some polite applause and some are simply mocked for trying to get serious about a personal cause at a ritzy gala.

Live music stirs up more magic for Harry Potter on the big screen

Sandra Olney  |  Posted  Jan 9th - 7:04pm

Fifteen years after the first Harry Potter movie opened, the film hit the big screen in Salt Lake again this holiday season. KSL went behind the scenes as dozens of musicians got ready to accompany the boy wizard on his inaugural visit to Hogwarts.

17 arrested over Kardashian West jewelry heist in Paris

Samuel Petrequin and Lori Hinnant, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 9th - 2:51pm

French police arrested 17 people Monday in the October theft of more than $10 million worth of jewelry from Kim Kardashian West, who was tied up and locked in a bathroom after armed robbers forced their way into her rented Paris apartment.

Provo Americana band gets in touch with nature

Spencer Sutherland, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 9th - 2:01pm

Provo's Grizzly Goat pulls from a background in bluegrass, folk and even punk to create their own take on Americana music. The band has upcoming shows in Provo and Park City.

Golden Globes 2017: 'La La Land' breaks record

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted  Jan 8th - 9:52pm

"La La Land" swept Sunday's 74th Golden Globe Awards and set a record.

Utah artist plays big role in Disney's 'Moana'

Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Jan 8th - 9:30pm

One of the key artists who made the movie "Moana," is originally from Utah. KSL sat down with David Derrick to find out what the making of Disney's latest animated hit was like.