These films from the 1930s and 1940s can help imbue the spirit of romance into the Valentine’s holiday.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to... Read more »
Palmer Luckey doesn't just want to sell a bunch of virtual reality headsets. He wants buyers to use them every day. Read more »
An exciting new game by publisher Kosmos and legendary designer Klaus Teuber puts characters in the roles of royalty. In this 45-minute game for two to four players, gamers try to erect statues... Read more »
After receiving its fifth Andy Warhol Foundation grant, the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art is presenting five new exhibitions that explore diverse issues of political and global significance. Read more »
Despite their differences in skin color and station, a maid and the son of a wealthy merchant are unable to fight their attraction to each other in 17th-century England. Read more »
These recently released picture books share themes of friendship, acceptance, love and forgiveness in time for Valentine's Day. Read more »
In "Fridays with the Wizards," Princess Celie and her griffin Rufus take to Castle Glower's secret passageways to find an escaped wizard in this fourth installment of Jessica Day George's series... Read more »
Love, war, bullfighters and whales can all be found in Utah Opera's 2016-17 season, which includes a mix of classic and contemporary productions. Read more »
A compelling, shocking documentary on the Holocaust, plus a bevy of other documentaries, TV movies, foreign films and low-budget independent productions, are on DVD and Blu-ray this week. Read more »
There's something big happening tonight. I know that if I don't write about it, I'll never get any sleep. You should go. Read more »
The bawdy Mel Brooks musical takes the stage, and it's a whole lot of fun. Read more »
Ruta Sepetys' latest novel, "Salt to the Sea," tells the story of one of the greatest maritime disasters in history: the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff. Read more »
When best friends Olivia and Piper start middle school, their worlds are shattered when they discover they only have one of their seven classes together. To stay close when they feel so far apart,... Read more »
Ballet West's Valentine's Day weekend opening of "Romeo and Juliet" shines a spotlight on the real-life romance of dancers Beckanne Sisk and Chase O'Connell. The show runs Feb. 12-20 at Capitol... Read more »
Hale Centre Theatre is preparing to stage the regional debut of a new musical by the creators of "Les Miserables": "The Pirate Queen" will run Feb. 12-April 2. Read more »
The Utah Film Center will host the fifth annual Peek Awards in honor of director Matt Fuller and producer Carolina Groppa for their documentary "Autism in Love" at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts... Read more »
There's something cool about wizards. Their magic abilities, spells, wisdom and great knowledge are dazzling. But when two wizards duel each other, the action is even better. A new game called Mage... Read more »
A look back at the many and varied adaptations of Jane Austen's classic novel of manners. Read more »
Information for parents about the film "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies." Read more »
"The Choice" is a routine, paint-by-numbers Nicholas Sparks adaptation that is as linear as a rural Nevada highway. Choosing to juggle the narrative a bit would have been a big help. Read more »
"Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" is witty, fun and clever. It's also hampered by its own limitations. Strangest of all, it’s a rare movie that leaves you thinking a sequel might produce an... Read more »
One of last year’s best films, Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies,” starring Tom Hanks, is on Blu-ray and DVD this week. Read more »
Brazil's most highly sought-after musicians bring the work of Antonio Carlos Jobim and the vocals of Maucha Adnet to Salt Lake's Capitol Theatre on Monday, Feb. 8. Read more »
The BYU alumni will write and direct this "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?"-style mashup of old-school Nickelodeon characters. Read more »
Whether you're a Panthers fan, a Broncos fan or neither, your family can cheer for some winning football films that carry great messages about sportsmanship and determination. Here are five... Read more »
"Marvel Universe Live!" prepares to “rock Utah” with “action and excitement.” Read more »
Movie budgets are ridiculous in the 21st century, but sometimes the return is worth it. Sometimes. Read more »
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White, whose horn-driven band sold more than 90 million albums and made hits like "September," ''Shining Star" and "Boogie Wonderland," died Wednesday at his... Read more »
Kidnap victim Elizabeth Smart's next book will be a guide to self-empowerment. Read more »
"Return and Succeed" by Robert R. Shallenberger is a short, easy-to-read but profound guide to continued spiritual growth written specifically for returned LDS missionaries. Read more »
A judge refused to throw out the sexual-assault case against Bill Cosby on Wednesday, sweeping aside a former district attorney's claim that he granted the comedian immunity from prosecution a... Read more »
Utah Valley University leaders announced Wednesday that private donations for a new performing arts building have now topped $20 million in 18 months, exceeding the university's original goal of... Read more »
Doris Kearns Goodwin is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and presidential historian. She is one of the featured keynote speakers at this year's RootsTech conference. Read more »
Fifteen RootsTech sessions will be broadcast live during the conference this Thursday through Saturday at RootsTech.org, according to a news release. Several of Saturday's Family Discovery Day... Read more »
As the Super Bowl turns 50 and faces middle age, will this be the year that advertisers stick to — gasp — good taste? Read more »
The Tiny Epic series of games from Gamelyn Games pack an enormous amount of fun in a small package. Tiny Epic Defenders and Tiny Epic Kingdoms were the first two and now this review takes a look at... Read more »
The Utah Symphony and the Utah Opera announced Paul Meecham will become the organizations' next president and CEO, effective July 1. Read more »
Critics are asking if kids without premium cable might know how to get to Sesame Street as the legendary show moves to its new home on HBO. Read more »
These books share different aspects of winter, from adventures to animals, to enjoy as the temperatures drop. Read more »
“Gleason” is much more than a documentary about a professional athlete who was diagnosed with ALS. It is also a powerful portrait of the value and importance of fatherhood. Read more »
“The Fundamentals of Caring” is a solid buddy movie that uses some genuinely funny moments to underscore a poignant message about friendship and dealing with the cards life has dealt you. Read more »
“Land of Mine” only has a fraction of the gore that has defined war films like “Saving Private Ryan,” but its sparse violence is almost harder to take. Read more »
The game Nothing Personal by Game Salute is a legend in its time. Based on the 80s board game hit Kremlin, the game is reimagined with a crime family theme. Designers Steven Avery and Tom Vasel... Read more »
Africa has often been called the undiscovered country. From the 15th to the 20th century, expeditions to Africa held opportunities to exploit the resources of the land. Mombasa is a strategy board... Read more »
The shifty "Producers" will bring Mel Brooks' trademark comedy to the Capitol Theatre stage Feb. 2-7. Read more »
When a man and woman realize their 50-year journey into space won’t take place as originally planned, they are faced with personal and interstellar repercussions in the novel "Caretaker." Read more »
In 2003, a U.S. Special Forces unit based out of Utah journeyed to Afghanistan. It fought the Taliban with understanding — and won as shared in "Hammerhead Six." Read more »
Marissa Meyer, the author of the Lunar Chronicles young adult fantasy series, is releasing “Stars Above,” a new collection of short stories about the characters from her popular novels. Read more »
When the Monster Alarm rings, the Princess in Black and her steed, Blacky, find that bunnies have come from Monster Land but don't look threatening. But appearances may not be what they seem in... Read more »
Book review: 'Bands of Mourning' is a lighter but thought-provoking addition to Brandon Sanderson's Mistborn series
Author Brandon Sanderson's steampunk world is already imaginative but becomes even more so with the addition of new technology and an archaeology expedition that Indiana Jones would approve of in... Read more »
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