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Disability-rights movement takes spotlight at Sundance

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 24th - 10:58pm

During the thunderous reception for the celebratory disability-rights documentary “Crip Camp” at the Sundance Film Festival, the loudest response came when disability advocate Judith Heumann, one of the film’s chief personalities, wheeled on stage.

3 Sundance Film Festival movies suitable for kids

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 24th - 4:05pm

The Sundance Film Festival is once again collaborating with the Utah Film Center to provide some options for young movie buffs during this year’s festival.

Taylor Swift shakes Sundance with revealing documentary

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 24th - 1:09am

The normally private Taylor Swift premiered an intimate documentary Thursday at the Sundance Film Festival in which the pop star discloses a past eating disorder, chronicles her inner battle over speaking forthrightly about politics and says her victorious 2017 sexual assault court case was a dramatic turning point in her life.

Changes evident as festival organizers celebrate opening of Sundance 2020

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 23rd - 6:26pm

The 2020 Sundance Film Festival will feature a total of 244 projects from 44 countries, including feature films, documentaries, short films and other projects.

Monty Python star Terry Jones dies at 77

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 22nd - 2:00pm

Terry Jones, a member of the Monty Python comedy troupe, has died at 77. He had been suffering from dementia.

Sundance: New movies, new filmmakers, new voices

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 21st - 4:10pm

The Sundance Film Festival, coming at the start of a new movie calendar, is an annual rite of renewal. New movies. New filmmakers. New voices. And that feels especially welcome this year.

Tickets for Sundance Film Festival screenings are now on sale for the general public

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 21st - 12:14pm

Tickets for the 2020 Sundance Film Festival are now on sale for everyone.

Prince Harry hopes for calmer future, but not much chance

Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 2:45am

Prince Harry says he's taking a “leap of faith’’ as he steps back from royal duties in an attempt to build a more peaceful life — one free of the journalists who have filmed, photographed and written about him since the day he was born.

'Parasite' wins at SAG Awards, so do Pitt and Aniston

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:42pm

“Parasite” has officially infected Hollywood's award season.

'Bad Boys for Life' debuts with box office top spot

Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:35am

Two "Bad Boys” were too good for one “Dolittle” at the box office.

Review: Robert Downey Jr.'s 'Dolittle' does little to impress

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan 17th - 2:00pm

What would you do if you could speak to animals? After seeing 'Dolittle' you may choose to change the topic when they ask you what you thought of the film.

Here are the movies and shows coming to Peacock

Frank Pallotta, CNN Business  |  Posted Jan 17th - 10:09am

Peacock, NBCUniversal's new streaming service, comes with a colorful library that has a bit of everything.

'Friends' cast reunion special remains a 'maybe' for HBO Max

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 16th - 2:00pm

The “Friends” reunion will be there for you. Maybe.

Want to avoid Park City crowds? Here’s a list of Salt Lake City theaters that will be playing Sundance films

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 16th - 8:21am

The 2020 Sundance Film Festival begins in a few weeks, and some Utahns might not want to travel to Park City to participate. Luckily, multiple Salt Lake City theaters are playing the premiering films.

Issa Rae: Oscars movie academy 'needs to do better' on diversity

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 3:30pm

Issa Rae's quick comment after five men were announced as Oscar nominees for best director was spur of the moment, but for many captured the lack of diversity among this year's nominees.

For 'Jeopardy' fans, Ken Jennings is the GOAT — the greatest of all time

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 7:54pm

Being bold paid off for new “Jeopardy!” mega-champion Ken Jennings, while it didn't for his opponents.

Billie Eilish to sing theme song for 25th James Bond film

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 2:00pm

Breakthrough singer Billie Eilish is set to sing the theme song for the upcoming James Bond film, becoming the youngest artist to write and record a song for the iconic film franchise.

A man re-animated 'Sleeping Beauty' to create an unforgettable wedding proposal

Mallory Hughes, CNN  |  Posted Jan 13th - 7:44pm

An illustrator, a self-described hopeless romantic and a room full of Redditors made one man's proposal to his high school sweetheart quite literally picture perfect.

'Napoleon Dynamite' writer to shoot new docuseries in Utah; 3 other film projects announced

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jan 13th - 2:00pm

A documentary series codirected by the man behind cult-favorite “Napoleon Dynamite” is among four new film projects recently approved by Utah Gov. Gary Herbert’s office to film in the state.