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Why we love to binge-watch TV

Sage Singleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 2:38pm

Online streaming is changing how we watch TV. Instead of tuning in to favorite shows at the same time every week, we now prefer to binge-watch them. Here's why binge-watching is the new trend and what it says about our culture.

KSL Indie Report: What's the best way to see independent film for free in Utah?

Travis Poppleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 2:27pm

Have you been wondering about what has happened to the Utah Film Center since the 2016 fire, where to find Utah's best free indie films or details about an amazing family-friendly film festival? So have we, so asked Elisabeth Nebeker for the answers.

'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 1:14pm

Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" continued enchanting audiences in its second weekend in theaters, easily topping the charts with $88.3 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

New 'Justice League' trailer shows off more super-hero action

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 3:16pm

As of this moment Marvel and the Avengers rule the world, but DC is hoping to make a dent in their reign with "Justice League." The first full trailer is now online and includes the super-hero mayhem you were expecting.

Subject of film 'Bernie' appeals lengthy sentence for murder

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 24th - 2:02pm

A former Texas mortician whose legal issues were the subject of the 2011 film "Bernie" is appealing his sentence of 99 years to life in prison in the killing of a wealthy widow.

Disney CEO: 'Last Jedi' not changed due to Fisher's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 24th - 8:31am

Disney CEO Bob Iger says the upcoming "Star Wars" sequel has not been changed due to the death of Carrie Fisher.

Review: Just because you can make a movie about a boss baby doesn't mean you should

David Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 2:15pm

Do you remember how the last few weeks of grade school before summer break would drag on forever? After watching Dreamworks Animation's newest release “Boss Baby,” the summer movie season cannot come soon enough.

5 movies that are worth a trip to Redbox

Curtis Linnell, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 2:01pm

Going to Redbox can be a pain sometimes, but here are five movies currently available at the red painted box that are worth the trip.

Little Big Town to headline annual Stadium of Fire concert

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 10:16am

Little Big Town will headline the Stadium of Fire concert on July 1, officials announced Wednesday.

SLC scientist, artist makes nature-inspired art

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

Inspired by the world around him, Alejandro Pabon Sanclemente spends his free time turning his interpretations of the landscapes that dot the earth into high contrast, colorful images.

Provo band Oli K making waves in the US, UK

Spencer Sutherland, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 2:01pm

With half the band hailing from London and the other from the U.S., Provo-based Oli K is set to take its Coldplay-inspired rock to a worldwide audience.

'Sesame Street' introduces muppet with autism

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 8:39am

The newest resident of "Sesame Street" has orange hair and a fondness for her toy rabbit.

'Beauty and the Beast' nabs $350 million worldwide

Frank Pallotta, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 11:10am

"Beauty and the Beast," Disney's live action remake of its beloved 1991 animated film, made an estimated $350 million worldwide this weekend.

FanX wraps up star-studded weekend, leaving organizers with high hopes for growth

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:41am

Can the homegrown Salt Lake Comic Con ever rival the economic impact of the departing Outdoor Retailer show? Organizers behind the local nerd and pop culture convention think they've got a shot.

Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90

Hillel Italie and Jim Suhr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 8:22pm

Chuck Berry, rock 'n' roll's founding guitar hero and storyteller who defined the music's joy and rebellion in such classics as "Johnny B. Goode," ''Sweet Little Sixteen" and "Roll Over Beethoven," died Saturday at his home west of St. Louis. He was 90.

Celebs, social media stars raise $1M for Somalis facing famine

Alexandra King, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 8:06pm

Actor Ben Stiller, the NFL's Colin Kaepernick and social media stars including CNN's Casey Neistat and Jérôme Jarre of Vine and Snapchat fame have helped raise $1 million in just 19 hours to help those facing starvation in Somalia, they announced.

Trump budget clouds Public Broadcasting Act's 50th year

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 5:07pm

The federal act that created public broadcasting is marking its 50th year, but if President Donald Trump has his way it could be a hollow celebration.

FanX brings celebrities, costumes and lots of swag to Salt Lake City

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 9:06pm

Salt Lake Comic Con kicked off its latest FanX event Friday with a new round of geeky costumes, souvenirs and celebrity encounters.

Photos: A look at some of the best costumes from FanX

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 7:50pm

Salt Lake Comic Con kicked off FanX Friday, which brought hoards of unique and creative costumes to the Salt Palace Convention Center.

'Beauty and the Beast' is a good movie, not a great one

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 2:01pm

The much anticipated live-action “Beauty and the Beast” is now ready to release, and people are already selling out theaters to see the new take on the animated classic. But should you be so willing to be Beauty and the Beast's guest?