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Bill Paxton, actor in 'Twister' and 'Aliens,' dies at 61

Holly Yan and Amanda Jackson, CNN  |  Posted   Feb 26th - 8:21pm

Actor Bill Paxton, whose extensive career included films such as "Twister," "Aliens" and "Titanic," has died, a representative for his family said in a statement. He was 61.

'Hillary's America,' 'Batman v Superman' top Razzies

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 26th - 8:22am

Neither Batman nor Dinesh D'Souza could finagle their way out of a Razzie.

5 movies filmed in Utah that flopped at the box office

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 2:32pm

Utah has served as the backdrop for nearly 1,000 movies so there are bound to be some clunkers in the mix. This list looks at five films that bombed at the box office and, in some cases, ended careers.

Quiz: How much do you know about the Academy Awards?

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 10:02am

The Academy Awards, or the "Oscars," are on Sunday, so let's see how much you know about the award show and the nominated movies, actors and actresses.

Who was Ted Bundy? U. alums seek to find answer for new documentary

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 7:46pm

Three former University of Utah students are beginning work on a documentary about the notorious serial killer to seek how someone — by many accounts — unassuming could be so villainous.

5 of the biggest blockbuster films made in Utah

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 2:01pm

Nearly 1,000 films have been made in Utah. While some have been fairly obscure, this list looks at five movies that absolutely dominated at the box office.

KSL Indie Report: Local actor chats about 'Everybody Loves Somebody'

Travis Poppleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 3:31pm

In 2004, Utah-native KC Clyde rode his bicycle into our hearts in "The Best Two Years." Now he's playing in the critically acclaimed "Everybody Loves Somebody," and we caught up with him to find out more.

Have You Seen This? Alex Trebek is our favorite rapper

Angie Treasure, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:15pm

Alex Trebek — the Canadian septuagenarian who has hosted “Jeopardy!” since 1984 — is making waves after a rap category on the perpetually popular game show has the internet in a tizzy.

Talking Softball: Baseball Hall of Fame to honor famous ‘Simpsons’ episode

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:00am

The Baseball Hall of Fame set to honor a famous episode of “The Simpsons,” and Missouri basketball fans really don’t like John Calipari. More fun stories from the world of sports in today’s From Left Field.

Step into Arnold Friberg's studio with new exhibit

Celeste Tholen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 2:01pm

A new exhibit at the Springville Museum of Art gives viewers a look into Arnold Friberg's Holladay, Utah, studio, including sketches the beloved artist completed right on the drywall and other never-before-exhibited pieces.

'Golden Girls'-inspired café opens in NYC

Jessica Moskowitz, CNN  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 9:49pm

"Golden Girls" fans now have the perfect place to gather with pals and confidants.

'Lego Batman' stays No. 1, conquers 'The Great Wall'

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 2:40pm

"The Great Wall" was a hit in China. In North America, it was a dud.

Have You Seen This? Steve Irwin’s son is chip off the old block

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 8:22pm

“He’s just beauuutiful,” is a sound for sore ears when Robert Irwin appeared on "The Tonight Show" with Jimmy Fallon.

9 must-watch movies you didn’t know were on Hulu

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 2:01pm

We spend so much time telling you about Netflix that we’ve kind of ignored the other streaming services. But Hulu has stepped up its movie game pretty significantly and we decided it’s time to give you recommendations of what to watch on Hulu.

Will 'The Great Wall' stand the test of time?

David Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 16th - 3:21pm

I'm pretty sure that "The Great Wall" is not historically accurate, but if you are looking for an alternate history with alternate facts about the world's largest man-made structure, then you may be entertained by "The Great Wall."

Salt Lake Comic Con finalizing guest list for 2-day FanX event

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Feb 16th - 3:04pm

Salt Lake Comic Con announced its latest guest addition Wednesday — and leaked two more — as next month's FanX event approaches.

5 movies that turn 20 this year that will make you feel old

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 15th - 2:01pm

In an effort to make you feel old, here is a list of films that are turning 20 in 2017.

Rachel Lindsay named ABC's first black 'Bachelorette'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 14th - 2:02pm

ABC has named a black woman as its "Bachelorette" for the first time in the show's history.

KSL Indie Report: Local VidAngel to release 1st original film

Travis Poppleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 13th - 2:01pm

VidAngel is placing its hope in "Tim Timmerman, Hope for America," and the KSL Indie Report sat down with co-founder Neal Harmon to find out more.

Adele sweeps Grammys Awards with 5 wins, while Bowie wins 4

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 12th - 10:26pm

Even though Adele flubbed one of her live performances at the Grammys, she walked away the belle of the ball: She took home all five awards she was nominated for Sunday night, including album, record and song of the year.