Movie Cricket Blog - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/Blogs/moviecricket Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Plans for tonight: The Head and the Heart at Twilight Concert Series finale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58326238-66/http-com-www-scera.html.csp • The University of Utah Utes begin the college football season by hosting the Idaho State Bengals at Rice-Eccles Stadium, 451 S. 1400 East, U. of U. campus, Salt Lake City. The game starts at 5:30. Limited bleachers and standing-room seats remain, at the Utes’ ticket website. • The 2014 Twilight Concert Series concludes with Seattle indie-folk band The Head And The Heart, at Pioneer Park, 350 S. 300 West, Salt Lake City. Opening act: San Fermin. Show starts at 7; gates for Twilight Market open ... • The University of Utah Utes begin the college football season by hosting the Idaho State Bengals at Rice-Eccles Stadium, 451 S. 1400 East, U. of U. campus, Salt Lake City. The game starts at 5:30. Limited bleachers and standing-room seats remain, at the Utes’ ticket website. • The 2014 Twilight Concert Series concludes with Seattle indie-folk band The Head And The Heart, at Pioneer Park, 350 S. 300 West, Salt Lake City. Opening act: San Fermin. Show starts at 7; gates for Twilight Market open ... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58326238@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:36:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Jolie and Pitt are married http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58346823-66/bbc-chase-com-hollywood.html.csp Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Superstar couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt secretly got married last Saturday. It happened in a small chapel in France, and without the paparazzi finding out. [BBC News] • Hollywood adds to the list of things we don’t need, with the announcement that the “Underworld” franchise will get a reboot. [The Hollywood Reporter] • David Chase, the creator of “The Sopranos,” refuted the conclusions of an earlier interview, which claimed that Chase had dec... Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Superstar couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt secretly got married last Saturday. It happened in a small chapel in France, and without the paparazzi finding out. [BBC News] • Hollywood adds to the list of things we don’t need, with the announcement that the “Underworld” franchise will get a reboot. [The Hollywood Reporter] • David Chase, the creator of “The Sopranos,” refuted the conclusions of an earlier interview, which claimed that Chase had dec... 58346823@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:34:02 MDT Study: Salt Lake City a good place to find a job if you’re over 50 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58343679-66/grandparents-job-com-lake.html.csp If you’re over 50 and looking for a job, Salt Lake City is a good place to be. That’s the finding of a survey by Grandparents.com, the website of the American Grandparents Association, which listed Salt Lake City among 10 cities with good prospects for older job seekers. “Talk about a boom,” said the study’s writers. “Due in large part to its central location (and little around it for miles), SLC’s job market is expanding across the board, from artists to airline ticketing agents.” The study sa... If you’re over 50 and looking for a job, Salt Lake City is a good place to be. That’s the finding of a survey by Grandparents.com, the website of the American Grandparents Association, which listed Salt Lake City among 10 cities with good prospects for older job seekers. “Talk about a boom,” said the study’s writers. “Due in large part to its central location (and little around it for miles), SLC’s job market is expanding across the board, from artists to airline ticketing agents.” The study sa... 58343679@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:32:02 MDT Plans for tonight: Etheridge at Kingsbury Hall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58326237-66/http-com-www-kingsbury.html.csp • Orange County, Calif., hip-hop musician and graffiti artist Phora performs at The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. Show starts at 7. Tickets are $21, at Smith’s Tix. • Folk-rock singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge will perform music from her upcoming album, “This Is M.E.,” at Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle, University of Utah campus, Salt Lake City. Show starts at 8. Tickets, from $55 to $65, at Smith’s Tix and the Kingsbury website. • Pop-rock sensation Jessica Hernandez ... • Orange County, Calif., hip-hop musician and graffiti artist Phora performs at The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. Show starts at 7. Tickets are $21, at Smith’s Tix. • Folk-rock singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge will perform music from her upcoming album, “This Is M.E.,” at Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle, University of Utah campus, Salt Lake City. Show starts at 8. Tickets, from $55 to $65, at Smith’s Tix and the Kingsbury website. • Pop-rock sensation Jessica Hernandez ... 58326237@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:31:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: More about Miley’s homeless friend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58342464-66/http-miley-amazing-associated.html.csp Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • You knew this was coming: Jesse Helt, the homeless runaway who accepted Miley Cyrus’ MTV Video Music Award on Sunday, is wanted by Oregon police on a 2010 warrant for criminal mischief and other charges. [Associated Press] • The ‘90s sitcom “Full House” may get a revival, with some of the cast already on board. [The Hollywood Reporter] • The first three couples starring in the new season of “Survivor” has been announced: outspoken former MLB pitche... Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • You knew this was coming: Jesse Helt, the homeless runaway who accepted Miley Cyrus’ MTV Video Music Award on Sunday, is wanted by Oregon police on a 2010 warrant for criminal mischief and other charges. [Associated Press] • The ‘90s sitcom “Full House” may get a revival, with some of the cast already on board. [The Hollywood Reporter] • The first three couples starring in the new season of “Survivor” has been announced: outspoken former MLB pitche... 58342464@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:15:02 MDT Plans for tonight: Offspring brings back the punk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58326236-66/com-http-www-lake.html.csp • Veteran punk-rock band The Offspring headlines the Summer Nationals tour at The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Bad Religion, Pennywise, Stiff Little Fingers. Show starts at 6. Tickets are $40, at Smith’s Tix and 24Tix. • Former Queensrÿche lead singer Geoff Tate is on his farewell tour performing under the Queensrÿche name (after a legal settlement earlier this year, in which he gave up rights to the name to his former bandmates), at The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Sa... • Veteran punk-rock band The Offspring headlines the Summer Nationals tour at The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Bad Religion, Pennywise, Stiff Little Fingers. Show starts at 6. Tickets are $40, at Smith’s Tix and 24Tix. • Former Queensrÿche lead singer Geoff Tate is on his farewell tour performing under the Queensrÿche name (after a legal settlement earlier this year, in which he gave up rights to the name to his former bandmates), at The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Sa... 58326236@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:28:02 MDT Utah Crowd-Funding: Singing the blues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58338591-66/blues-com-crowd-draper.html.csp This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding project has a right to sing the blues. Salt Lake City musician John Thomas Draper performs blues and roots music, both classic songs and original compositions, at various venues around Utah — both as a solo artist and, with vocalist Kerry Strazdins, in the duo The Dusty Boxcars. Draper is making plans to record his first CD. That, of course, takes money for studio time, hiring a producer, and other expenses. Draper is trying to raise $4,200 via Kickstarter to fund ... This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding project has a right to sing the blues. Salt Lake City musician John Thomas Draper performs blues and roots music, both classic songs and original compositions, at various venues around Utah — both as a solo artist and, with vocalist Kerry Strazdins, in the duo The Dusty Boxcars. Draper is making plans to record his first CD. That, of course, takes money for studio time, hiring a producer, and other expenses. Draper is trying to raise $4,200 via Kickstarter to fund ... 58338591@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:00:03 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Everything old is Emmy again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58338496-66/emmy-com-entertainment-http.html.csp Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • If you were rooting for a new show to win an Emmy, you were sorely disappointed — because the big winners were repeat winners. [Scott D. Pierce, The Salt Lake Tribune] • One actual surprise during the Emmy telecast: A new teaser for “Gone Girl.” [Entertainment Weekly] • Prince will be releasing two albums on the same day next month. Plan your vacation days accordingly. [Vulture] Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • If you were rooting for a new show to win an Emmy, you were sorely disappointed — because the big winners were repeat winners. [Scott D. Pierce, The Salt Lake Tribune] • One actual surprise during the Emmy telecast: A new teaser for “Gone Girl.” [Entertainment Weekly] • Prince will be releasing two albums on the same day next month. Plan your vacation days accordingly. [Vulture] 58338496@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:34:03 MDT Plans for tonight: Last week for ‘Animal Inside Out’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58326227-66/animal-inside-lake-salt.html.csp • It’s the final week to see “Animal Inside Out,” the “Body Worlds” exhibit featuring anatomical specimens of animals, at The Leonardo, 209 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The exhibit’s final day is Labor Day, Sept. 1. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays through Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for youth (12-17) and seniors (65 and over), $10 for children (6-11) and free for toddlers (5 and under). • The Salt Lake Bees play host to the New... • It’s the final week to see “Animal Inside Out,” the “Body Worlds” exhibit featuring anatomical specimens of animals, at The Leonardo, 209 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The exhibit’s final day is Labor Day, Sept. 1. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays through Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for youth (12-17) and seniors (65 and over), $10 for children (6-11) and free for toddlers (5 and under). • The Salt Lake Bees play host to the New... 58326227@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:28:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Miley wins VMA, and raises awareness http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58334251-66/com-http-news-bbc.html.csp Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball” won Video of the Year at the MTV Video Music Awards — and Cyrus brought a teen runaway up during her acceptance speech to call attention to youth homelessness. The other big highlight of the night: Beyonce’s show-stopping performance. [The Hollywood Reporter, The Guardian] • “Guardians of the Galaxy” reclaimed the top spot at the box office this weekend, as well as overtaking “Transformers: Age of Extinction” as the big... Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball” won Video of the Year at the MTV Video Music Awards — and Cyrus brought a teen runaway up during her acceptance speech to call attention to youth homelessness. The other big highlight of the night: Beyonce’s show-stopping performance. [The Hollywood Reporter, The Guardian] • “Guardians of the Galaxy” reclaimed the top spot at the box office this weekend, as well as overtaking “Transformers: Age of Extinction” as the big... 58334251@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:17:02 MDT Plans for the weekend: Reggae, folk, rock and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58301038-66/http-com-www-tickets.html.csp • Reggae-rock band Rebelution brings its “Count Me In” summer tour tonight to Saltair, 12408 W. Saltair Drive, Magna. Opening acts: Iration, The Green, Stick Figure. Show starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $30, at Smith’s Tix. • Country trio Due West performs tonight at Sandy Amphitheater, 9400 S. 1300 East, Sandy. Show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets, from $10 to $16, available at Smith’s Tix. • Roots-rock siblings Dave and Phil Alvin and their current band, The Guilty Ones, perform tonight at The State ... • Reggae-rock band Rebelution brings its “Count Me In” summer tour tonight to Saltair, 12408 W. Saltair Drive, Magna. Opening acts: Iration, The Green, Stick Figure. Show starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $30, at Smith’s Tix. • Country trio Due West performs tonight at Sandy Amphitheater, 9400 S. 1300 East, Sandy. Show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets, from $10 to $16, available at Smith’s Tix. • Roots-rock siblings Dave and Phil Alvin and their current band, The Guilty Ones, perform tonight at The State ... 58301038@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:08:02 MDT Friday movie roundup: Is August over yet? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58325297-66/sltrib-com-csp-entertainment.html.csp It’s a bad weekend for Hollywood movies. The most-anticipated opening — at least for teen girls — is “If I Stay,” a sticky-sweet romantic drama based on Gayle Forman’s young-adult novel. Chloë Grace Moretz stars as Mia, a teen cello prodigy who’s stuck between life and death after her family is in a car crash. In limbo, she roams the hospital while the movie flashes back to memories of her parents (Mirielle Enos, Joshua Leonard) and her troubled romance with a rising rock star (Jamie Blackley). ... It’s a bad weekend for Hollywood movies. The most-anticipated opening — at least for teen girls — is “If I Stay,” a sticky-sweet romantic drama based on Gayle Forman’s young-adult novel. Chloë Grace Moretz stars as Mia, a teen cello prodigy who’s stuck between life and death after her family is in a car crash. In limbo, she roams the hospital while the movie flashes back to memories of her parents (Mirielle Enos, Joshua Leonard) and her troubled romance with a rising rock star (Jamie Blackley). ... 58325297@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:08:02 MDT Broadway Centre Cinemas remodeling, will close for four days http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58325264-66/lake-salt-broadway-remodeling.html.csp If you need a fix of good independent movies in Salt Lake City this week, you better take care of it early. The Broadway Centre Cinemas, at 111 E. 300 South, Salt Lake City, will be closed for remodeling from Monday through Thursday of next week, Aug. 25 to 28. The six-screen theater’s lobby, concession counter and restrooms will be improved, according to the Salt Lake Film Society, the nonprofit that runs both the Broadway and the Tower Theatre. The theater will reopen on Friday, Aug. 29, thoug... If you need a fix of good independent movies in Salt Lake City this week, you better take care of it early. The Broadway Centre Cinemas, at 111 E. 300 South, Salt Lake City, will be closed for remodeling from Monday through Thursday of next week, Aug. 25 to 28. The six-screen theater’s lobby, concession counter and restrooms will be improved, according to the Salt Lake Film Society, the nonprofit that runs both the Broadway and the Tower Theatre. The theater will reopen on Friday, Aug. 29, thoug... 58325264@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:35:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: You mean that wasn’t Scott Weiland? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsmoviecricket/58325224-66/news-weiland-com-http.html.csp Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • A shoplifting suspect in jail for the last month told Beverly Hills police that he was Scott Weiland, the former lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots — and both the cops and TMZ believed it, until Weiland posted a video proving he wasn’t in jail. [Us magazine] • New York’s Metropolitan Opera has reached tentative contract agreements with all of its 15 labor unions, averting a lockout just one month before the new season opens. [The Hollywood Reporter... Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • A shoplifting suspect in jail for the last month told Beverly Hills police that he was Scott Weiland, the former lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots — and both the cops and TMZ believed it, until Weiland posted a video proving he wasn’t in jail. [Us magazine] • New York’s Metropolitan Opera has reached tentative contract agreements with all of its 15 labor unions, averting a lockout just one month before the new season opens. [The Hollywood Reporter... 58325224@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:21:03 MDT