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The Clean Cut: Lawrence makes first appearance in new 'Mockingjay' trailer

Actress Jennifer Lawrence is featured in a new trailer that was released for "Mockingjay — Part 1."

The wrath of Comic-Con: S.L. convention readies for trademark fight

The founders of Utah's year-old comic and pop-culture convention are preparing to fight on behalf of geeks everywhere as the reigning San Diego Comic-Con attempts to claim the title "Comic Con" for... Read more »

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Sundance's 'Fiddler' makes tradition fun, fresh

The Sundance production of the classic "Fiddler On The Roof" has it all: a talented cast, a meaningful story, beautiful dances, songs and breathtaking forest surroundings. Read more »

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'Sharknado' sequel has bite and lots of laughs

Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready. Read more »

20 hours ago

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Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

The Sarah Palin Channel, which went live on Sunday, bills itself as a "direct connection" between the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate and her supporters, with "no need to... Read more »

20 hours ago

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The Clean Cut: Jennifer Lawrence makes first appearance in new 'Mockingjay' trailer

Actress Jennifer Lawrence is featured in a new trailer that was released Sunday for "Mockingjay — Part 1," the third film in "The Hunger Games" series. Read more »

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Kevin Bacon brings his 'Six Degrees' to Comic-Con

Kevin Bacon's "Six Degrees" world got even bigger Sunday at Comic-Con. Read more »

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'Sons of Anarchy' book announced at Comic-Con

"Sons of Anarchy" is revving up for its final season but the outlaw motorcycle club will live on in books. Read more »

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Comic-Con's dark side: Harassment amid the fantasy

Amid the costumes and fantasy of this weekend's Comic-Con convention, a group of young women drew widespread attention to a very real issue — allegations of sexual harassment at the annual... Read more »

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'Lucy' tops 'Hercules' with $44M at box office

Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend. Read more »

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'Avengers' unleash 'Ultron' footage at Comic-Con

Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Behind the scenes of the Utah Shakespeare Festival

Utah Shakespeare Festival's Backstage Tours and Repertory Magic allow patrons to peel back the layers and see how much effort truly goes into creating the shows. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Peru Fest community event celebrates culture, roots in West Valley City

Peru Fest celebrates the country's rich culture through music, dance, prizes and the crowning of Miss Peru Utah. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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OLRC stages strong drama 'Elephant Man' as final summer production

A mature drama, "The Elephant Man" turns out to be the highlight of the Old Lyric Repertory Company season. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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3 Errol Flynn films make their DVD debuts this week

Errol Flynn’s final swashbuckler and two of his melodramas debut on DVD this week, along with a trio of low-budget thrillers. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Book review: 'Becoming Lady Lockwood' is a twist on a Regency love story

“Becoming Lady Lockwood” takes readers from balmy Jamaica, across the Atlantic to London in this Regency-era novel. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Book review: 'Idols' is an explosive sequel in the Icons trilogy

"Idols" is a fast-paced, well-thought-out and intelligent science fiction novel that pretends to be predictable long enough to leave readers utterly surprised. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Book review: 'Lord Grenville's Choice' makes for a quick, satisfying summer read

When the first love of Alexander Lambeth, the fifth earl of Grenville, suddenly becomes a widow, his wife Felicity is certain he will take her as a mistress. And the truth is, Alexander finds the... Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Big on opera: Utah Opera's artistic director shares his passion for all things opera

Christopher McBeth, artistic director of Utah Opera, is an unabashed cheerleader of all things opera. Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Book review: 'The One' completes the Selection series nicely

The conclusion is mildly surprising as the Selection series comes to a close. Fans of America Singer, Prince Maxon and Aspen Leger will lap up the rest of the story as the feisty girl from a lower... Read more »

July 26, 2014

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Reba McEntire asks people worldwide to pray for peace

I add my voice to Reba McEntire's and say I also strongly believe in the power of prayer and the miracles it can bring. And I believe in Reba’s song, which she calls an act “of... Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Man without arms and legs has a message about body image

While not having arms or legs may appear to limit Chris' physical abilities, his emotional strength has driven him to pursue his passion for farming and embrace life with courage. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Reality show ‘Wahlburgers’ leads TV shows that are new on DVD

Actors Mark Wahlberg and Donnie Wahlberg, along with their chef brother Paul, open a Boston restaurant in this A&E cable reality series, now on DVD. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Students write, stage and perform an opera for summer program

Students wrote, composed and designed an opera as part of a special summer program hosted by the Madeleine Choir School. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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Colin Firth, Emma Stone riff on working with Woody Allen

Colin Firth had been hoping for decades to get a call from Woody Allen. Emma Stone, at only 25, hadn't been waiting nearly as long — but she notes her family dog IS named Alvy, after a... Read more »

July 25, 2014

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'Hercules' is a wasted opportunity for The Rock

Hollywood is now officially 0-2 on Hercules movies in 2014. The first try was just bad, but this one feels like a waste. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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