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The Clean Cut: 'Dancing grandpa' throws down canes, wins over viewers

They say age is only a number, and a viral video of a man dancing is making a strong case for this argument.

A pair of reissued ’80s movies leads new films on DVD

Two comedies from the 1980s lead new movies on DVD this week, the sequel to “The Gods Must Be Crazy” and Albert Brooks’ second writing-directing effort. Read more »

July 17, 2014

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'The Expendables 3' should join this list of PG-13 movies that should be R

“The Expendables 3” surprised the movie industry by pursuing — and earning — a PG-13 rating after the first two movies in the franchise were rated R, thus making even... Read more »

July 17, 2014

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Shakespeare isn't just good for you; it's a lot of fun, too.

A substantial portion of the people who would love the plays at this year's Utah Shakespeare Festival will never see them. Indeed, many of them won’t even consider live theater as an option. Read more »

July 17, 2014

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Provo to show movies outdoors

Beginning this week, Provo will host Summer Cinema nights hosted by Downtown Inc. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Journey and the Steve Miller Band team up for show at USANA

Journey and the Steve Miller team up for the first time to perform live for this year's tour. They will get things going at the USANA Amphitheater July 17 at 7 p.m. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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SEC Network TV launch looming

Some Southeastern Conference fans are still waiting to see if the SEC Network will be available in their living rooms next month. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Reminiscing about Rome

My wife has been after me to take her to Italy, but I've already been there. Why would I want to go again? But after reminiscing about my trip, I can't wait to go again. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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No hints from Hillary Clinton on 'The Daily Show'

Hillary Rodham Clinton is appearing on Jon Stewart's "The Daily Show" but she isn't giving any clues on whether she'll run for president. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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3 Utah dancers remain in top 18 of 'So You Think You Can Dance'

Utah residents Tanisha Belnap, Brooklyn Fullmer and Marcquet Hill survived Wednesday's elimination and now represent three of the remaining 18 contestants on the FOX show "So You Think You Can Dance." Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Movie, music lineup for Capitol lawn showings announced

The Utah State Capitol Preservation Board has announced the sixth annual Movie Under the Stars film lineup. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Musical of film 'Rocky' knocked down on Broadway

The Broadway musical "Rocky" is hanging up its gloves after being battered at the box office. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Harper Lee says she didn't OK new book about her

The reclusive author of "To Kill a Mockingbird," one of the most acclaimed novels of the 20th century, says she never gave her approval to a new memoir that portrays itself as a rare, intimate look... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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ABC's diversity is 'authenticity,' executive says

ABC's fall slate includes new series about black, Asian-American and Hispanic families. But calling the network's choices a case study in diversity is to miss the point, said Paul Lee, ABC... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Halle Berry's 'Extant' leads in TV ratings

Halle Berry made her small screen debut at a spot befitting an Academy Award winner — first place in the television ratings — but it's too early to call her summer drama "Extant" a hit. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Archie's death latest comic book to inject reality

For most of Archie Andrews' life, the red-headed comic book icon's biggest quandary was whether he liked Veronica or Betty. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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7 ways to find the right film for you and your family

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Looking for the right film for you and your family? Here's a helpful guide. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Erin Stewart: A prime-time mockery of marriage

Men and women looking for love via reality TV are getting more desperate than ever. In a new FYI Network show called “Married at First Sight,” three men and three women will show up at... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Wright Words: Why I said ‘no’ to 'Shark Tank'

My family first discovered ABC’s “Shark Tank” two seasons ago. We’d been fishing for shows we could watch together as a family and it didn’t take long before we were... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Tongan community disappointed, offended by new HBO show

A petition is going around asking HBO to take a show out of its lineup before it even hits the air. The six-part mockumentary series “Jonah From Tonga” centers on a young boy from the... Read more »

July 14, 2014

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: From nothing to something is an incalculable achievement

Small is big. Change does not have to be disruptive in volume or degree to be important. Even the action of thought to do better is beyond and far above the cold and dead zero. Pulling the plug on... Read more »

July 14, 2014

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'Twelfth Night' is nonstop fun

"Twelfth Night" is full of music, laughter and fun. Read more »

July 14, 2014

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Archie to be shot saving gay friend in comic book

Archie Andrews will die taking a bullet for his gay best friend. Read more »

July 14, 2014

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Stars are safer because of actress' murder

They've shown up in Selena Gomez's guest house, outside Halle Berry's kitchen door and inside Sandra Bullock's home, despite gates, tall fences and guards meant to keep the stars safe. Read more »

July 14, 2014

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Nadine Gordimer, Nobel laureate, activist, dies

Nadine Gordimer was first a writer of fiction and a defender of creativity and expression. But as a white South African who hated apartheid's dehumanization of blacks, she was also a determined... Read more »

July 14, 2014

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'Planet of the Apes' thumps chest with $73 million debut

"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" thumped its chest at the box office with a $73 million opening weekend. Read more »

July 13, 2014

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