Chris Hicks
Chris Hicks writes a weekly entertainment column for the Deseret News. He is the paper's former film critic. Email: hicks@desnews.com

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One of the bright lights of Hollywood’s golden age, Olivia de Havilland, turns 100 years old today. You can celebrate by watching “Gone With the Wind,” or one of her other 49 movies.
The thoughtful and disturbing “Eye in the Sky,” set against drone warfare in the age of international terrorism, is on Blu-ray and DVD this week,
Two vintage TV series that are fan favorites land on DVD this week, “Daniel Boone” and “Baa Baa Black Sheep.”
The sequel to the biggest moneymaking romantic comedy of all time, “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” is on Blu-ray and DVD this week.
Slapstick comedy was once as gracefully choreographed as any dance sequence in the movies, but these days it’s just uncontrolled chaos.
“Underground,” a cable-TV series about slavery and the Underground Railroad, is on DVD this week, along with the recent revival of “The X-Files,” which is on Blu-ray and DVD.
The faith film “The Young Messiah” is on Blu-ray and DVD this week, along with “Eddie the Eagle” and “10 Cloverfield Lane.”
Parents often shake their heads and wonder why vulgar jokes are included in so many movies for children. It seems to be by design to avoid a G rating.
A new re-edited edition of “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan” is on Blu-ray this week along with some 1940s theatrical short films about Utah.
With the new “Roots” reboot having just completed its initial run on cable TV, the original “Roots” miniseries makes its Blu-ray debut this week. Also, the latest season of “Rizzol...