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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.

Mariah Carey on New Year's Eve performance: 'They foiled me'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 8th - 5:09pm

Mariah Carey is blaming producers for her bungled performance on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve," saying, "They foiled me."

'Rogue One' tops box office for 4th straight week

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 8th - 12:42pm

"Star Wars" is still dominating the movie universe, with "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" leading the box office for the fourth straight week.

Will Hollywood be in the mood to party at Golden Globes?

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 7th - 10:00pm

The election of Donald Trump has loomed over this year's awards season, where the movie industry's usual self-congratulatory toasting has been mixed with a foreboding sense of dread.

AFI honorees toast each other ahead of Golden Globe Awards

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 7th - 11:58am

The Golden Globes will be handed out Sunday, but many nominees got a practice run through the awards process Friday at the American Film Institute's annual luncheon.

KSL Movie Club: 4 historical movie dramas worth watching

Curtis Linnell, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 5th - 4:22pm

With so many movies coming out soon based around true event in history we decided to offer our picks for 4 historical dramas that everyone should see.

KSL Pop Talk Podcast: Mariah Carey's fail; Utahns' New Year's resolutions; Golden Globes predictions

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Jan 5th - 2:16pm

This episode, hosts Xoel Càrdenas and Sean Walker discuss what happened with Mariah Carey's epic fail on New Year's Eve, Utahns' New Year's resolutions, and a Golden Globes prediction.

'A Monster Calls' worth seeing as your 1st movie of 2017

David Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 4th - 1:57pm

This is the time of year that we usually expect the lackluster films of the year to be released. However, with the release of "A Monster Calls," it already seems like 2017 is looking up.

Megyn Kelly leaving Fox News, will host 2 shows on NBC

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 3rd - 7:03pm

Megyn Kelly, the Fox News star who's had a contentious relationship with President-elect Donald Trump, said Tuesday that she's leaving the network for NBC News, where she will host a daytime talk show, a weekend newsmagazine and contribute to breaking news coverage.