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Provo songwriter Jordan Moyes chasing his idols with honesty, vulnerability

Spencer Sutherland, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 19th - 2:02pm

Tom Petty. Neil Young. Coldplay. Those are just a few of the songwriters Provo-based Jordan Moyes looks up to. Though he’s only 25 years old, Moyes already has been chasing his idols for more than a decade.

'Easy Rider' star, 1960s swashbuckler Peter Fonda dies at 79

Lindsey Bahr and Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 16th - 6:05pm

Actor Peter Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right after both writing and starring in the counter-culture classic "Easy Rider," has died. His family said in a statement that Fonda died Friday morning at his home in Los Angeles. He was 79.

Prepare your prequel memes: Ewan McGregor may return as Obi-Wan Kenobi in Disney+ 'Star Wars' series

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Aug 16th - 1:36pm

Ewan McGregor reportedly might reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in a series on Disney’s upcoming streaming service, Disney+.

What parents need to know about 'Blinded By The Light'

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Aug 15th - 2:14pm

Here are a few things parents and viewers should know to expect before they head to theaters to see "Blinded By The Light."

Review: Feel-good Springsteen love letter ‘Blinded By The Light’ will have you reliving the glory days

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Aug 14th - 2:02pm

Gurinder Chadha's joyful and exuberant “Blinded By The Light” documents one adolescent's life-changing moment of musical discovery.

LA Opera to investigate Placido Domingo over accusations

Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 14th - 8:18am

Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investigation in response to an Associated Press story in which numerous women accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior spanning decades.

CBS, Viacom to reunite as media giants bulk up for streaming

Mae Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 6:50pm

The newly combined ViacomCBS will invest in more movies and TV shows and try to sell more advertising as it seeks to become a bigger player in the growing business of streaming video.

AP: Women accuse opera legend Domingo of sexual harassment

Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 4:08pm

For decades, Placido Domingo, one of the most celebrated and powerful men in opera, has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and then sometimes punishing the women professionally when they refused his advances, numerous accusers told The Associated Press.

Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson introduce March sisters to new generation in 'Little Women' trailer

Whitney Friedlander, CNN  |  Posted Aug 13th - 2:31pm

"This is Meg, Amy, Beth and Jo."

Utah Shakespeare Festival announces 2020 play lineup, plans to extend season by 3 weeks

St. George News  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:03am

The Utah Shakespeare Festival has announced a new, extended season for 2020. The Tony Award-winning theater company will be producing nine plays from June 1 to Oct. 10.

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

Dave Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 12th - 2:00pm

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.

How the 1915 racist movie 'The Birth of a Nation' influenced generations of cinema

Travis Poppleton, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 12th - 12:15pm

Over 100 years after its release, movies like “Django Unchained” and “BlacKkKlansman” are still influenced by the 1915 movie “The Birth of a Nation." Here's why it was so influential — and controversial.

Apple releases teaser for 'The Morning Show'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 12th - 9:03am

Apple is giving a first look at its upcoming web television series that is centered on a behind-the-scenes view of early morning TV news.

Review: 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' delivers on its name

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 11th - 5:56pm

For the most part, “Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark” is a fun horror flick delivering just enough a jumps and scares.

Robin Williams: On anniversary of death, his advice still matters

Dorrine Mendoza, CNN  |  Posted Aug 11th - 9:54am

Robin Williams gave a lot of advice. Whether in character or as himself, he was universally perceived as someone who knew things the rest of us had somehow missed.

Lady Gaga plans to fund more than 160 classroom projects in El Paso, Dayton and Gilroy

Leah Asmelash and Melissa Gray, CNN  |  Posted Aug 10th - 8:52pm

Lady Gaga has been promoting messages of love and unity for a long time. Now, she's bringing those messages to life.

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

Dave Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 10th - 6:43pm

Everyone should see "The Peanut Butter Falcon" but go in knowing there could be some unexpected content if you are not prepared.

Review: 'The Peanut Butter Falcon' is a film that must be seen

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 9th - 2:02pm

There are some movies that seem to transcend the art and have a sincere impact on the way you view the world. “The Peanut Butter Falcon” is one of those films.

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

Dave Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 8th - 2:01pm

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.

Fox chief says Emmy Awards won't have a host this year

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 7th - 12:19pm

The Oscars did it, and now the Emmys will too. There will be no host at the ceremony honoring TV's best next month.