Recent Articles by Doug Wright
Published: Thursday, April 23, 2015 4:49 pm MDT
How could I possibly resist? A film titled “Monkey Kingdom” with opening scenes featuring a multitude of monkeys frolicking to “Hey, Hey We’re the Monkees," the theme to the '60s TV show...
Published: Thursday, April 16, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
Well, I might be drummed out of the Utah Film Critic Association for this, but I’m man enough to admit that I actually like the new film “The Longest Ride,” based on a Nicholas Sparks story.
Published: Thursday, March 26, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
I haven’t read the books in Veronica Roth's Divergent series, but so far, I have thoroughly enjoyed the films. “Divergent” garnered three stars from me, and now “Insurgent” gets th...
Published: Thursday, March 19, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
The Walt Disney Company is 2-for-2 this movie season, first with the underdog cross-country film “McFarland, USA,” starring Kevin Costner, and now with “Cinderella.”
Published: Thursday, March 12, 2015 3:08 pm MDT
I can’t for the life of me figure out who this movie was made for.
Published: Thursday, March 5, 2015 3:02 pm MST
Instead of delivering a respectable little thriller, "The Lazarus Effect" turns into a cheap horror flick.
Published: Thursday, February 26, 2015 3:37 pm MST
This is a film Walt Disney would be proud to have his name on. Based on a true story, "McFarland, USA" is truly inspirational.
Published: Wednesday, February 18, 2015 3:36 pm MST
The next time you see a young woman performing janitorial duties, you might want to show a little respect. She could be the rightful heir of the earth.
Published: Thursday, February 5, 2015 3:05 pm MST
When a gaggle of teens figures out how to actually fire up the plans for a time machine that was conceived by the father of one of the kids, well, let’s just say it might be a bit much for their adolescen...
Published: Thursday, January 29, 2015 3:02 pm MST
Jenifer Lopez is really getting this role down from “Enough” and “An Unfinished Life,” to the new film “The Boy Next Door,” her characters take a beating.