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'In Football We Trust' puts a religious twist on a familiar story

The documentary that was filmed in Utah is screening this week at the Sundance Film Festival.

New season sets of 'Little House,' 'Kotter' on DVD this week

New season sets of the fan favorites "Little House on the Prairie" and "Welcome Back, Kotter" have been released on DVD this week. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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St. George native's documentary nominated for Academy Award

J. Christian Jensen was still sleeping at 5:30 a.m. last Thursday when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science announced the list of Oscar nominations. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Miss Universe: New friends, countless dresses and 1 crown

Contestants from 88 countries will vie for the title of Miss Universe on Sunday in Florida. The women arrived in Miami nearly two weeks ago ahead of the main event, in which Miss Universe, Gabriela... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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'Boyhood' and 'Whiplash,' Sundance-to-Oscar path improves

An Academy Award nomination is an incomparable stamp of approval for any film — and for an indie feature coming out of the Sundance Film Festival, in some cases, it's a downright miracle. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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The 8 most popular YouTube personalities

With three popular YouTube personalities set to interview President Obama on Jan. 22, two days after his State of the Union, YouTube is the soapbox of the world and "YouTubers" are the ones... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Doug's Take: 'American Sniper' captures the horrors of war and its toll on a family

Nominated for a Best Picture Oscar, “American Sniper” stars Bradley Cooper, who was nominated for Best Actor for stepping into the role of Kyle, a self-described “regular... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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5 films for families: 'Paddington' shares a heartwarming message

Five movies from various platforms that families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and OK.com. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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‘Boxtrolls’ is lone family-friendly choice among movies on video this week

The animated feature “The Boxtrolls” is the only family film among a sea of new movies on Blu-ray and DVD this week. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Oscar snubs? Hey, Academy Awards are just a popularity contest

Last week's swirling Internet accusations of Oscar nomination snubs are misguided. Hey, it's just another Hollywood popularity contest. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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'Selma' sacrifices too much truth to tell a good story

Reality is rarely tidy enough to match up with the demands of a good story, so writers are left with the task of balancing accuracy with drama. Both can't be served perfectly, so something's gotta... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Obama seeks broader audience through YouTube personalities

President Barack Obama picked three of the most popular YouTube content creators for an interview Thursday, hoping to reach an audience typically not tuned to the daily give and take of Washington... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Robert Redford: Sundance Film Festival a place for change, expression, diversity

Robert Redford kicked off the 2015 Sundance Film Festival season with a commitment to innovation, change and freedom of expression. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Star-Lord vs. Captain America: Superhero actors wager Super Bowl bet for charity

Movie stars Chris Pratt and Chris Evans have started a Super Bowl wager, all to support their teams and a good cause. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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'Building audiences': Sundance Film Festival offers options for families and content-conscious guests

The Sundance Film Festival specifically recommends films in its Sundance Kids and Utah Student Screening Series for those “concerned about content to consider,” according to the... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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John Legend performs surprise set at Sundance premiere

The opening-night documentary at the Sundance Film Festival closed with a superstar concert. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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James Taylor, Paul Simon perform at benefit for jazz great

James Taylor and Paul Simon paid tribute to late jazz great Michael Brecker with performances and kind words at a cancer benefit for their friend who died in 2007. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Nintendo opens 2015 with some big announcements

A new 3DS handheld, amiibo functionality and tons of new games — here's the key information from a recent Nintendo Direct broadcast. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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A.A. Milne: Winnie the Pooh — beauty out of bitterness, delight out of pain

After the devastation of his experiences in World War I, A.A. Milne created a world of magic, beauty and simple childlike faith that has endured generations and blessed millions of lives. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Cookbook review: 'Feeding Baby' shares recipes, tips

From food allergies to tantrums to picky eaters, moms seem to figure out how to feed children by the time the youngest graduates from high school. Moms would benefit from "Feeding Baby: Simple... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Cookbook review: 'Colorful Cooking' is geared to help children learn to cook

Have little helpers in the kitchen? Want an easy way to help children learn colors? Solve both of these with the cookbook "Colorful Cooking" by Jacque Wick. Children can make easy recipes that have... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Gordon Ramsay loses court battle over $1M rent on London pub

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is facing a real-life kitchen nightmare after a British judge on Tuesday ruled him personally liable for the 640,000-pound ($1 million) annual rent on a London gastropub. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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TV networks make unequal progress toward on-screen diversity

Kenya Barris, creator of ABC's "black-ish," was motivated to write the comedy about an African-American family's efforts to honor its heritage in part by the unreality of what he grew up watching... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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25 Martin Luther King Jr. memorials in the U.S. and around the world

In the U.S. and all around the world, the civil rights activist, Nobel Peace Prize winner and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient is commemorated through powerful statues, thought-provoking and... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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12 Disney movies that are coming out in 2015

From the triumphant return of Star Wars to Marvel superheroes to cute talking creatures to a live-action version of a beloved Disney princess classic, Disney is going to dominate the box office... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Gucci salutes France in first post-Giannini collection

The fashion curtain call is part of the ritual of the runway show, with each designer's personality reflected in that final bow. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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