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Unfortunately, R-rated superhero flicks are here to stay

One of the sillier trends I’ve seen is online fans campaigning for R-rated versions of franchise flicks, specifically superhero pictures like “Deadpool” and “Logan.”

November 15, 2017 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Entertainment News


Have You Seen This? 217 skydivers break world record



THE SKY — I have never jumped out of an airplane and due to my girthy nature, I'm not sure I'm going to anytime soon. But this video of 217 skydivers jumping at the same time makes me want to participate in something this awesome.

November 15, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


Liked 'Thor: Ragnarok'? Here are 6 upcoming Marvel movies through 2019

"Thor: Ragnarok," Marvel Studios’ best-reviewed film to date, marks a halfway point for Marvel’s third wave of films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Phase 3 began with 2016’s "Captain America: Civil War" and will feature movies like "Black Panther," "Avengers: Infinity War" and "Captain Marvel," Marvel’s first female-led film.

November 14, 2017 | Sam Bigelow DeseretNews.com Web Team | Entertainment News


Will Joss Whedon's Superman give 'Justice League' the divine help it needs?

The website hollywoodjesus.com finds Christian imagery and parables in mass media and shares it in its movie reviews. Was E.T. a type of Christ? You bet. Was Aslan? C’mon, of course.

November 14, 2017 | Jared Whitley Deseret News | Entertainment News


10 family-friendly YouTube series that are just as good as real TV shows

No need to grab the TV remote — some of the best series out there are accessible with just a few taps of your computer keyboard. Yes, your favorite video clip website, YouTube, has plenty of online series of its own and, yes, they're actually good.

November 14, 2017 | Kayla Matthews Deseret News | Entertainment News


Video game review: 'Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle' offers satisfying strategy, annoying Rabbids

"Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle" is a surprising, funny and creative strategy game with a few minor flaws. Ubisoft’s Paris studio threw out Nintendo’s tried-and-true platforming mechanics in exchange for grid-based gunplay, and offers a lot of content to those willing to look for it. While Kingdom Battle offers some entertaining jokes and deep strategy gameplay, your enjoyment of the title will probably depend on your opinion of Ubisoft’s annoying mascots, the Rabbids.

November 11, 2017 | Sam Bigelow DeseretNews.com Web Team | Entertainment News


What parents should know about 'Murder on the Orient Express'

THE MOVIE THEATER — Sometimes a movie comes along that is pretty OK and manages to do it without the use of gratuitous sex or violence. "Murder on the Orient Express" presents a good murder mystery while keeping it all about the plot and colorful characters.

November 11, 2017 | David Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


Have You Seen This? Skunk vs. cougar showdown



THE GREAT WHITE NORTH — So this video comes from Canada and shows a wild and ferocious cougar running in fear from a tiny skunk. It's pretty funny to see this big cat running away from Pepé Le Pew, but it's even funnier to see the skunk torment the cougar. The skunk knows it won this battle, but just to rub it in a little more it chases the cougar deeper into the trees just because it can.

November 11, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


Movie review: Charming documentary 'Faces Places' follows 88-year-old photographer across France

"FACES PLACES" — 3 stars — Agnes Varda, JR, Jeannine Carpentier, Jean Luc-Godard; PG (brief nudity and thematic elements); Broadway

November 11, 2017 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Entertainment News


This new mobile app will be better than Pokemon Go (hint: it involves Harry Potter)

Just when you thought it couldn't get any better than the mobile app Pokemon Go, it does.

November 11, 2017 | Brittany Binowski DeseretNews.com Web Team | Entertainment News


Routine 'Daddy's Home 2' is good for a few laughs, but not much else

“DADDY'S HOME 2” — 2 stars — Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell, John Lithgow, Mel Gibson, John Cena, Linda Cardellini; PG-13 (suggestive material and some language); in general release

November 11, 2017 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Entertainment News


Movie review: Great cast can't rescue Branagh's 'Murder on the Orient Express'

“MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS” — 2½ stars — Kenneth Branagh, Penelope Cruz, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Willem Dafoe, Leslie Odom Jr., Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Josh Gad; PG-13 (violence and thematic elements); in general release

November 10, 2017 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Entertainment News


Movie review: Time-toggling 'Wonderstruck' explores a world where sound is compromised

“WONDERSTRUCK” — 2½ stars — Oakes Fegley, Millicent Simmonds, Julianne Moore, Michelle Williams, Jaden Michael; PG (thematic elements and smoking); in general release

November 10, 2017 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Entertainment News


Have You Seen This? Dad saves the day, like usual



DADVILLE — As a dad, I relate to this video.

November 10, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


The Clean Cut: Carrie Underwood pays tribute to Las Vegas victims with Christian hymn

Carrie Underwood sang “Softly and Tenderly” at the 2017 Country Music Association Awards Wednesday night at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Performing the Christian hymn while accompanied by a simple piano arrangement, Underwood began the song in memory of country musicians such as Mark Gray and Holly Dunn.

November 09, 2017 | Danielle Christensen Deseret News | Entertainment News


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Have You Seen This? How to play the 'Star Wars' theme on calculators



A SCHOOL DESK FAR, FAR AWAY — The latest "Star Wars" movie is headed to theaters this weekend and odds are you've already got your ...

December 13, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


Directors who've made at least 3 good movies in a row

THE MOVIE SET — When you hear someone casually throw out the phrase, “lightning never strikes twice,” said phrase-thrower is almost never talking about a Hollywood ...

December 09, 2017 | Travis Poppleton KSL.com | Entertainment News


Have You Seen This? How to stop thieves from stealing your packages



YOUR FRONT PORCH — During this time of year packages are arriving on doorsteps in droves.

December 09, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


Need a jump on your resolution? Stop #$@!-ing with these made-up curses

Yes, we still have a few more weeks until Christmas, but following that we have 365 days of a new year. Meaning those of us ...

December 06, 2017 | Jared Whitley Deseret News | Entertainment News


Have You Seen This? Little girl doesn't recognize beardless daddy



THE FAMILY ROOM — I have a very on-again, off-again relationship with my beard.

December 06, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


‘Holiday Inn’ highlights Christmas-themed Blu-rays and DVDs

OK, it’s pop quiz time: Name the movie that introduced the perennial Irving Berlin song “White Christmas.” If you said, “White Christmas,” you just ...

December 02, 2017 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Entertainment News


Have You Seen This? Good Samaritan tortoise is hero we all need

THE WILD KINGDOM — Being human to other humans seems like a difficult thing for a lot of people these days, and I can't quite ...

December 02, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


Movie review: Macabre 'Indivisible' tells the story of a pair of exploited conjoined twins

“INDIVISIBLE” — 2½ stars — Angela Fontana, Marianna Fontana, Massimiliano Rossi, Gianfranco Gallo, Gaetano Bruno, Peppe Servillo; not rated; Broadway

December 01, 2017 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Entertainment News


Movie review: Animated 'The Breadwinner' is a creative tale of life under Taliban occupation

“THE BREADWINNER” — 3½ stars — Voices of Saara Chaudry, Laara Sadiq, Ali Badshah, Noorin Gulamgaus, Shaista Latif, Soma Chhaya; PG-13 (thematic material including some violent images ...

December 01, 2017 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Entertainment News


The Clean Cut: See what Christmas looks like at the White House this year

A video released this week gives a sneak peek into how the Trumps have decked the halls for their first Christmas in the White House.

December 01, 2017 | Sarah Harris Deseret News | Entertainment News


‘Despicable Me 3,’ ‘Logan Lucky’ on Blu-ray, DVD and streaming sites

Recent theatrical films are coming to home video platforms this week, led by “Despicable Me 3” and “Logan Lucky.”

December 01, 2017 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Entertainment News


Didn't use November to write the Great American Novel? Join the club

Barring major holidays, like last week’s giving of thanks, it can be difficult to keep track of every single thing we’re supposed to ...

November 29, 2017 | Jared Whitley Deseret News | Entertainment News


Here's the first official trailer for "Avengers: Infinity War"

Disney shared the first official trailer for “Avengers: Infinity War” on Wednesday morning.

November 29, 2017 | Herb Scribner DeseretNews.com Web Team | Entertainment News


Have You Seen This? OK Go and over 500 printers



THE PAPER FACTORY — This video came out a week ago, and yes, it's already gone viral with over 6 million views.

November 29, 2017 | John Clyde KSL.com | Entertainment News


Marvel announces new ‘Infinity War’ trailer to be released today. Here's what to expect

Marvel tweeted on Tuesday that the new “Avengers: Infinity War” trailer will drop today.

November 29, 2017 | Herb Scribner DeseretNews.com Web Team | Entertainment News


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