HERCULES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HERCULES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Movie review: Johnson flexes muscle in bloody ‘Hercules’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58224506-223/hercules-johnson-action-bloody.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58224506-223/hercules-johnson-action-bloody.html.csp">Movie review: Johnson flexes muscle in bloody ‘Hercules’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T10:48:04.301-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 10:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Director Brett Ratner’s “Hercules” may be as pure an example of “what you see is what you get” in movie history. It’s Dwayne Johnson, the artist formerly known as “The Rock,” playing Hercules, the strongman demigod of Greek legend. Movies don’t come any more basic, and straight-forward, than that. Actually, the movie does try to complicate things a bit, as Ratner (“Rush Hour”) and screenwriters Ryan J. Condal and Evan Spiliotopoulos adapts the late Steve Moore’s comic book “Hercules: The Thracia...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224506@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:48:04 MDT ’Lucy’ tops ‘Hercules’ with $44M at box office http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229651-68/million-owned-film-hercules.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229651-68/million-owned-film-hercules.html.csp">’Lucy’ tops ‘Hercules’ with $44M at box office</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RYAN NAKASHIMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Business Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T14:05:02.18-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 02:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • 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. The Universal Pictures-released movie starring Scarlett Johansson as an accidental psychokinetic took in $44 million in North American movie theaters over the weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. “Hercules,” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and produced by Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, brought down an estimated $29...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582296512014-07-27T14:05:02.18-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T14:05:02.18-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58229651@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:05:02 MDT Trib Talk: ‘Hercules,’ ‘Lucy’ open and lots of music at venues near you http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58223923-231/tribtalk-hercules-lucy-lots.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58223923-231/tribtalk-hercules-lucy-lots.html.csp">Trib Talk: ‘Hercules,’ ‘Lucy’ open and lots of music at venues near you</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T12:02:43.751-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 12:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On Friday at 12:15 p.m., Tribune entertainment reporters and pop culture geeks will discuss opening films “Hercules” and “Lucy,” the bevy of country musical offerings all weekend and Red Butte Garden’s triple header early in the week. Also up for discussion, violence in television and upcoming TV programming. Join the conversation by submitting questions and comments to the hashtag #TribTalk on Twitter and Google+, or in the comment section below this story. You can also send texts to 801-609-80...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58223923@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:02:43 MDT