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6 shows every true fangirl/boy should know

Amanda Taylor, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 1:15pm

Salt Lake Comic Con starts Thursday, and for the uninitiated, there are a few TV shows you should be aware of that have shaped the pop culture of today.

Gene Wilder's 5 greatest performances

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 4:26pm

The entertainment world lost an icon as we received the news that Gene Wilder had died. In remembrance of this comedy giant, we have put together a list of five of Wilder's best performances.

Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 3:20pm

Gene Wilder, the frizzy-haired actor who brought his deft comedic touch to such unforgettable roles as the neurotic accountant in "The Producers" and the mad scientist of "Young Frankenstein," has died. He was 83.

Netflix adding 95 titles, dropping 57 in September

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 2:11pm

Some big titles are headed to Netflix streaming this September, while some favorites will be saying goodbye.

Utah family competes on Season 7 of 'The Great Food Truck Race'

Lindsey Johnson  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 10:12am

The Great Food Truck Race and host Tyler Florence are back for the show’s seventh season of food, sweat and tears, this time welcoming three of Utah’s own Lei-Away Leidies.

'Don't Breathe' scores, ousts 'Suicide Squad' at box office

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 4:04pm

The horror movie "Don't Breathe" has reason to let out a big sigh of relief. Audiences turned out in droves for the late summer thriller, which brought in $26.1 million, according to studio estimates released Sunday.

Nickelodeon series filming episode in Eagle Mountain

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 2:40pm

One episode of an upcoming Nickelodeon television show is being filmed in Eagle Mountain Thursday through Saturday.

5 of the worst movie titles

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 2:14pm

"Hands of Stone" is headed to theaters soon, and I have to admit, I'm not crazy about the title. It got me thinking about the worst movie titles and so we decided to throw this list together for you.

The 5 best songs in 'Stranger Things'

Amanda Taylor, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 3:41pm

With so many to choose from, here are the best and most appropriately used songs in the new Netflix series.

TV rating system not accurate, little help to parents

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 2:02pm

Parents would undoubtedly give the TV rating system in the United States a terrible review.

5 of the funniest movies filmed in Utah

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 2:03pm

Utah has been featured in more than 900 films. Many of those films have been traditional Westerns, but there are also some great comedies in the bunch. This list looks at five of the best.

'Ben-Hur' crashes, 'Suicide Squad' stays on top for 3rd week

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 5:53pm

A big-budget remake of "Ben-Hur" was trampled under a herd of holdovers and new releases at the box office, the latest casualty in a bruising summer for Hollywood.

The most expensive places to go to the movies

Nick Selbe, Graphiq  |  Posted  Aug 20th - 10:43am

In the film industry, summertime means one thing — it's blockbuster season. Here are the 50 most expensive U.S. cities to go to the movies.

What parents should know about 'Ben-Hur'

Travis Poppleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 19th - 2:01pm

With "Ben-Hur" riding into theaters this weekend, you might be wondering if this is a faith-based adventure more like the Dreamworks animated movie, “The Prince of Egypt,” or Mel Gibson’s “The Passion of the Christ”?

'Kubo and the Two Strings' plucks at the chords of family and love

David Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 18th - 7:47pm

Kubo and the two strings is a beautifully crafted film that blurs the lines between the rough tactile feel of stop-motion animation and the smooth movement of computer animation.

Is 'Ben-Hur' worth your time?

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 18th - 2:01pm

The remake of the Charlton Heston classic, “Ben-Hur,” rides into theaters this weekend, but is the updated version worth your time?

Where are they now? Local artist, Army veteran battling cancer begins comic book series

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Aug 17th - 7:28pm

A local artist who was featured for his humorous take on his cancer diagnosis is now fulfilling a dream by launching his own comic book series, while also having a booth at the upcoming Salt Lake Comic Con.

5 movies that should never be remade

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 17th - 1:14pm

Hollywood loves remakes, as we can tell by this week's release of "Ben Hur." While there is nothing we can do about “Ben Hur” at this point, we can take a look at some other films that Hollywood should just leave alone.

American Fork man finds career in art after 30 years in marketing

Celeste Tholen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 16th - 2:01pm

Stewart Anstead turned to art after more than 30 years working in marketing. Painting scenes of Americana, he also works with several local charities.

Disney Channel series to be filmed in Utah this fall

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 15th - 2:23pm

The Beehive State will once again be home to a Disney production; this time a Disney Channel series, according to the Governor’s Office of Economic Development.