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Sundance Film Festival

Fans wait along Main Street, down the stairs from the village lift, for celebrities to take pictures and get autographs as the Sundance Festival continues in Park City on Saturday, January 18, 2014.

Matt Gade

Alex Pelosi's Sundance debut has political angle

Alexandra Pelosi was beaming: She had just made her Sundance Film Festival debut with the HBO documentary "Fall from Grace," about former New Jersey Gov. Jim... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2013

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Sundance turns into real zoo with camel's appearance

Park City police cited a man Friday for obstructing traffic by riding a camel along Park Avenue and Main Street to hand out flyers promoting a movie that hadn't made... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2013

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On Second Thought

A lighthearted look at news of the day. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2013

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Women win equal time in Sundance drama competition

For the first time, the Sundance Film Festival could do a boy-girl, boy-girl seating arrangement of directors in its U.S. dramatic competition — and not run out... Read more »

Jan. 18, 2013

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'Austenland,' a family-friendly romantic comedy at Sundance

If you have longed to live in the time of formal introductions, empire waist gowns and gentleman callers wearing cravats with buttoned-up vests, you too may have... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2013

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From Hitchcock to Redford, classic films come to local theater screens

A variety of classic films are playing on local screens over the next few weeks, including films starring Cary Grant, Robert Redford and Harold Lloyd. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2013

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Oscar nods include many films without much objectionable content

With the recent announcement of this year's Academy Award nominations, we take a look at some of this year's best nominees. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2013

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Navigating the content at the Sundance Film Festival

When navigating the Sundance Film Festival for content that is suitable for younger eyes, viewers are generally safe when it comes to the High School Screening Series. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2013

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Sundance is a bit much, even for founder Robert Redford

Everybody wants a piece of Robert Redford. Young filmmakers talking him up for advice on the street. The stewardess on an airplane who mentions her son has this idea.... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2013

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Family, broad audience films at forefront of this year's Oscars race

The nominees for this year's Academy Awards have been announced, and surprisingly, family-friendly films such as "Lincoln" and "Life of Pi" are leading the pack. Read more »

Jan. 10, 2013

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Reframing the debate on Hollywood's violent profits

A-list celebrities fuel Quentin Tarantino's movies with their influence. The result? The films outperform typical rated R movies 8 to 1 and are among the most violent,... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2013

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Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt to host Sundance awards ceremony

Actor, writer and director Joseph Gordon-Levitt has been selected to host the 2013 Sundance Film Festival Awards Ceremony, festival officials announced Friday. Read more »

Jan. 4, 2013

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In play for Oscars, indie filmmaker spends own money on publicity

Steven C. Barber, the documentarian who directed 2009’s “Unbeaten,” recently passed up the chance to buy a new car so he could promote his new film... Read more »

Jan. 2, 2013

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Values in the media lift our hearts and minds

As the values in the media reporter for the Deseret News, an aspect of my work I thoroughly enjoyed in 2012 was the chance to write about movies that shined a bright... Read more »

Dec. 27, 2012

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'Lincoln' leads Golden Globes with 7 nominations

Steven Spielberg's Civil War epic "Lincoln" led the Golden Globes on Thursday with seven nominations, among them best drama, best director for Spielberg and acting... Read more »

Dec. 13, 2012

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Utah Jazz notebook: Jazz celebrate 12/12/12 as John Stockton Day

The Utah Jazz social media team gave a clever twist to Wednesday's peculiar date, which you likely heard about 1.21212 trillion times was 12/12/12. While the rest of... Read more »

Dec. 12, 2012

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Free Christmas music and more mission celebrations

Can Ancestry.com solve a fictional mystery tonight? And have you heard of "Austenland"? Plus see how missionaries are celebrating Christmas in Florida and Sierra... Read more »

Dec. 12, 2012

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Singer Rivera presumed dead in Mexican plane crash

Mexico's music world mourned Jenni Rivera, the U.S.-born singer presumed killed in a plane crash whose soulful voice and openness about her personal troubles had made... Read more »

Dec. 10, 2012

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NTSB: singer Rivera dead in Mexican plane crash

U.S. authorities confirmed Monday that Jenni Rivera, a U.S.-born singer whose soulful voice and openness about her personal troubles made her a Mexican-American... Read more »

Dec. 10, 2012

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