Dave Clyde

Dave Clyde

Review: 'Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings' is a satisfying addition to the Marvel universe

Review: 'Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings' is a satisfying addition to the Marvel universe

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 24 - 8:03 p.m.

'Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings' begins to set the stage for Marvels newest round of superheros. Shang-Chi gives us a lot to like and takes us on a fun ride into whats next for Marvel.
Review: Robert Downey Jr.'s 'Dolittle' does little to impress

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

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan. 17 - 2:00 p.m.

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.
The best (and worst) films and performances of 2019

The best (and worst) films and performances of 2019

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan. 2 - 2:00 p.m.

John Clyde, David Clyde and Jacob Klopfenstein have compiled their lists of the best films and acting performances of 2019. This list is never easy, but always fun.
What parents need to know about 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

What parents need to know about 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec. 20 - 4:05 p.m.

Here is what you can expect from "Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker."
Parents Guide: What to know before seeing 'Jumanji: The Next Level'

Parents Guide: What to know before seeing 'Jumanji: The Next Level'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec. 14 - 2:49 p.m.

Here is a break down of a few things you should be aware of as you consider taking the family to see "Jumanji: The Next Level."
Is 'Jumanji: The Next Level' a step in the right direction?

Is 'Jumanji: The Next Level' a step in the right direction?

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec. 13 - 4:38 p.m.

I was very pleasantly surprised by how much I liked "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle," despite not having high hopes for it going in. I wondered if the same would be true for the "Next Level."
What parents need to know about 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark'

What parents need to know about 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 12 - 2:00 p.m.

If the book "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" scared you as a kid, wait until you see the movie. There is some knowledge you may want to prepare yourself with before you go.
What parents need to know about 'The Peanut Butter Falcon'

What parents need to know about 'The Peanut Butter Falcon'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 10 - 6:43 p.m.

Everyone should see "The Peanut Butter Falcon" but go in knowing there could be some unexpected content if you are not prepared.
Review: 'Dora and the Lost City of Gold' is quite an adventure

Review: 'Dora and the Lost City of Gold' is quite an adventure

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 8 - 2:01 p.m.

If you're looking for one last summer movie adventure before sending the kids back to school, you should make your way to the theater to see "Dora and the Lost City of Gold" — you won't be let down.
Review: 'Hobbs and Shaw' is (gas station) food for the soul

Review: 'Hobbs and Shaw' is (gas station) food for the soul

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 1 - 5:49 p.m.

If you are expecting a lot from "Hobbs and Shaw" you won't get it. But if you want to have a good time, don't miss it.
What parents need to know about 'Spider-Man: Far From Home'

What parents need to know about 'Spider-Man: Far From Home'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted July 3 - 5:20 p.m.

If the Fourth of July wasn't already the most awesome summer holiday, "Spider-Man: Far From Home" is here to kick it up one freedom notch. If you are not sure if this film is for you, read this article to get some content pointers.
Review: 'Tolkien' is beautiful portrayal of 'Lord of the Rings' author

Review: 'Tolkien' is beautiful portrayal of 'Lord of the Rings' author

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted May 12 - 7:51 p.m.

There is a lot of competition this summer for your attention at the theaters this year. If you are interested in seeing a well thought out movie about an extraordinary artist, "Tolkien" stands out as a great alternative to other films this year.
What parents need to know about 'Avengers: Endgame'

What parents need to know about 'Avengers: Endgame'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted April 26 - 10:30 a.m.

You don't always know what you are going to get from a film before you go in. Here is a short guide to "Avengers: Endgame" to help you make your mind up before you go in.
What parents need to know about 'Shazam!'

What parents need to know about 'Shazam!'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted April 5 - 2:15 p.m.

'Shazam' is one of only a few superhero stories that address real world issues kids face at the same time it entertains us with imaginary issues super humans face.
Review: Solid story, impressive details make ‘How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’ shine

Review: Solid story, impressive details make ‘How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’ shine

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Feb. 21 - 3:01 p.m.

With two great movies before it, "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" has a lot to live up to. Does this film finish the franchise strong, or does it leave us disappointed?
The best and worst CGI-animated 'humans' in movies

The best and worst CGI-animated 'humans' in movies

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Feb. 15 - 3:30 p.m.

Have you ever had that creepy feeling when you realized the person you are looking at in a movie isn't real? There's a reason for that and it is called the "Uncanny Valley" Read about some of the best and worst examples of it here.
Review: 'Welcome to Marwen' is an emotionally complicated movie

Review: 'Welcome to Marwen' is an emotionally complicated movie

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec. 22 - 2:51 p.m.

As with life not all experiences and emotions are easy to understand 'Welcome to Marwen' is a difficult movie to categorize emotionally but may be exactly what some people need to process difficult events in their lives.
What parents need to know about 'Bumblebee'

What parents need to know about 'Bumblebee'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec. 21 - 5:47 p.m.

"Bumblebee" is a fan favorite of the Transformer franchise. Find out what to expect as a parent before you take your kids to see this stand-alone movie this holiday.
Review: Undersea wonderland not enough to save overlong ‘Aquaman’

Review: Undersea wonderland not enough to save overlong ‘Aquaman’

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec. 19 - 6:25 p.m.

Big budgets do not guarantee good movies. "Aquaman" has a lot of potential but mostly sinks.
What parents need to know about 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse'

What parents need to know about 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec. 14 - 3:00 p.m.

If you’re like me the superhero movie genre has become a little stale. I wasn’t sure there was much hope for it to get better until I saw “Spider-Man; into the Spider-Verse” find out what it is possible in this new film.
Review: 'Creed II' is a great way to follow up Thanksgiving dinner

Review: 'Creed II' is a great way to follow up Thanksgiving dinner

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov. 22 - 4:01 p.m.

If you are looking for a way to recenter your commitment to family after Thanksgiving dinner this year, "Creed II" is just the thing to do it.
What parents need to know about 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald'

What parents need to know about 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov. 16 - 3:00 p.m.

If you are excited to see "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" but are not sure if your younger kids can handle the excitement, use this parents guide to help you make an informed decision before you go.
Review: Rami Malek’s performance is killer in Queen biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Review: Rami Malek’s performance is killer in Queen biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov. 1 - 3:00 p.m.

The success of the band Queen came from the willingness to try new things and trust in the unknown. Does that formula carry over decades later to the film "Bohemian Rhapsody"?
What parents need to know about 'First Man'

What parents need to know about 'First Man'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct. 12 - 2:30 p.m.

'First Man' is the beautifully told story of Neil Armstrong as he navigates the physical and emotional perils of being the first man on the moon.
What parents need to know about 'The Meg'

What parents need to know about 'The Meg'

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 10 - 3:48 p.m.

A giant prehistoric shark and a bald-headed man match wits to see who will become king of the ocean and everything you should know as a parent as the battle ensues.