VULTURE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VULTURE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Weird Al’ gets ‘Tacky’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58186139-66/com-http-tacky-vulture.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58186139-66/com-http-tacky-vulture.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Weird Al’ gets ‘Tacky’</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T07:00:59.02-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 07:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • “Weird Al” Yankovic is releasing eight videos in eight days to tout his new album, “Mandatory Fun,” kicking off with “Tacky,” a satirical salute to Pharrell Williams’ “Happy.” [Entertainment Weekly] • After a year on “Saturday Night Live,” Brooks Wheelan was given the ax — and it says something that the most notable thing he did all season was a tweet announcing he got fired. [Vulture] • Director Randall Miller and producer Jody Savin turned the...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58186139@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 07:00:59 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Redford plays Rather http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58169189-66/com-http-rather-emmy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58169189-66/com-http-rather-emmy.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Redford plays Rather</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T07:30:04.488-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 07:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture (not counting this morning’s Emmy nominations): • Robert Redford is set to play Dan Rather, in a drama called “Truth” — about the journalistic scandal, involving the story about George W. Bush’s sketchy National Guard service, that ended Rather’s CBS career. [The Hollywood Reporter] • The marketing campaign for “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay” takes an intriguing turn, as a message from the nasty President Snow (Donald Sutherland) gets hacked. [Enter...</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> 58169189@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:30:04 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: More news from Harry Potter! http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58160782-66/com-harry-http-potter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58160782-66/com-harry-http-potter.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: More news from Harry Potter!</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T09:03:05.561-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 09:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • J.K. Rowling has written a new short story involving Harry Potter and his pals attending the Quidditch World Cup — proving that gossip columnist Rita Skeeter is as catty as ever. [Today.com] • A new Pink Floyd album, “The Endless River,” is coming this fall. [Vulture] • Andrew Lloyd Webber is reviving “Cats” on London’s West End, with a twist: He’s rewriting Rum Tum Tugger as a rapper. [Yahoo!]</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> 58160782@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 09:03:05 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Shock jock fired for racist tweets http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58156507-66/anthony-box-com-fired.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58156507-66/anthony-box-com-fired.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Shock jock fired for racist tweets</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T09:09:00.517-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 09:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Sirius-XM has fired Anthony Cumia, half of the popular shock-jock team “Opie & Anthony,” after a series of racist (and unprintable) tweets during an encounter with a black woman in Times Square. [Vulture] • Paul McCartney is back performing, after a viral infection caused him to cancel or reschedule several concerts. [Entertainment Weekly] • “Transformers: Age of Extinction” topped the box office on a slow Independence Day weekend. Newcomer “Tam...</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> 58156507@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 09:09:00 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to Paul Mazursky http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58142088-66/com-http-2014-mazursky.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58142088-66/com-http-2014-mazursky.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to Paul Mazursky</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T08:45:52.546-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 08:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Director Paul Mazursky, whose films — including “Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice,” “Harry & Tonto,” “An Unmarried Woman” and “Down and Out in Beverly Hills — slyly commented on modern life, died Monday at the age of 84. [Variety] • Actor Robin Williams has checked himself into a “renewal facility,” while actor Shia LaBeouf is reportedly seeking treatment for alcohol addiction. [The Hollywood Reporter, Vulture] • Jennifer Love Hewitt is joining the cas...</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> 58142088@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:45:52 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: A new view on ‘The View’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58123027-66/view-com-entertainment-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58123027-66/view-com-entertainment-http.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: A new view on ‘The View’</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T08:53:26.782-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 08:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Say goodbye to Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy from “The View.” Next season, it will be Whoopi Goldberg and ... any volunteers? [Vulture] • Shia LaBeouf was accused of being disruptive at a Broadway performance of “Cabaret” at Studio 54, leading to him being handcuffed and taken to a police station. [ABC News] • Guillermo del Toro says he’s going to make a “Pacific Rim 2.” [Entertainment Weekly]</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> 58123027@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:53:26 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: YouTube vs. indie music labels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58088317-66/music-com-http-indie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58088317-66/music-com-http-indie.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: YouTube vs. indie music labels</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="2014-06-20T07:16:05.992-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 07:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Google-owned YouTube is threatening to block indie music labels from posting videos, as it pushes its new subscription music service. So much for Google’s old motto of “don’t be evil.” [Entertainment Weekly, The Guardian] • Jay Leno will receive the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, considered the highest honor a comedian can get. This raises the question: Jay Leno is a comedian? [Vulture] • More major movies are having their...</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> 58088317@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 07:16:05 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Bowe Bergdahl going Hollywood? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58078449-66/com-bergdahl-bowe-bride.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58078449-66/com-bergdahl-bowe-bride.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Bowe Bergdahl going Hollywood?</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="2014-06-18T08:47:44.677-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 08:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Two different movie projects about former POW Bowe Bergdahl are in the works — one by screenwriter Mark Boal (“Zero Dark Thirty”), the other by writer-director Todd Field (“Little Children”). [The Hollywood Reporter] • Steve Martin took to Twitter to shoot down a rumor of a third “Father of the Bride” movie, this one following the original bride’s gay brother (played in the earlier films by Keiran Culkin) getting married to his boyfriend. [Vultu...</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> 58078449@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:47:44 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Louie C.K. aims to shame TMZ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58060125-66/2014-com-http-morgan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58060125-66/2014-com-http-morgan.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Louie C.K. aims to shame TMZ</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="2014-06-13T09:06:33.728-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 09:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Louie C.K. is leading a viral campaign among comedians, urging TMZ to take down footage taken after the freeway crash that put Tracy Morgan in a hospital and killed one of Morgan’s friends. [Vulture] • Singer Robin Thicke, who apparently doesn’t know the meaning of the word quit, is reportedly naming his next album, “Paula” — in what looks like an attempt to win back his ex-wife, actress Paula Patton. [Rap-Up] • Internet sensation Grumpy Cat wi...</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> 58060125@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 09:06:33 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Getting some action at the Tonys http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58045429-66/com-http-news-2014.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58045429-66/com-http-news-2014.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Getting some action at the Tonys</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="2014-06-10T08:49:35.032-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 08:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • The big winners at the Tony Awards were the musical “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” and the LBJ play “All the Way.” Top acting honors went to Bryan Cranston, Audra McDonald, Neil Patrick Harris and relative unknown Jessie Mueller. But all anyone is talking about is how Harris, doing a song from “Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” gave Sting a lapdance. [CBS News, Vulture] • The teen romance “The Fault in Our Stars” won the weekend box-office r...</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> 58045429@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 08:49:35 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Fionna and Cake return http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58036021-66/cake-com-fionna-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58036021-66/cake-com-fionna-http.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Fionna and Cake return</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="2014-06-09T08:03:23.613-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 08:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Cartoon Network’s hit show “Adventure Time” will bring back Fionna and Cake, the gender-swapped versions of the show’s heroes Finn and Jake. Trust me, this is a big deal. [Entertainment Weekly] • “Forrest Gump” will get an IMAX re-release, to mark the Best Picture Oscar winner’s 20th anniversary. [The Hollywood Reporter] • Get your first bite at “Sharknado 2: The Second One.” Yes, that’s the subtitle. [Vulture]</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> 58036021@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 08:03:23 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Trouble for ‘Jupiter Ascending’? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58026588-66/ascending-com-http-jupiter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58026588-66/ascending-com-http-jupiter.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Trouble for ‘Jupiter Ascending’?</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="2014-06-05T06:59:26.597-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 06:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Warner Bros. Pictures has delayed the release of “Jupiter Ascending,” the Wachowskis’ big-budget space epic starring Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis, from July 18 to next February. [The Hollywood Reporter] • Jonah Hill went on “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon” to apologize for using an anti-gay slur when he confronted paparazzi recently. [Vulture] • New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd went to Colorado to try legal marijuana, and her encounter...</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> 58026588@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 06:59:26 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Apatow & Rogen vs. critic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57997311-66/com-http-2014-apatow.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57997311-66/com-http-2014-apatow.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Apatow & Rogen vs. critic</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="2014-05-29T07:36:29.674-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 07:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Director Judd Apatow and actor/writer Seth Rogen are striking back against critic Ann Hornaday, after an essay she wrote suggesting that the killer in the UC-Santa Barbara massacre might have been influenced by Hollywood stories where geeky guys get hot women. [The Washington Post, Entertainment Weekly] • The plot of Disney/Pixar’s next movie, “Inside Out,” has been revealed — a story set inside the mind of a little girl. [Vulture] • Actress/wri...</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> 57997311@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 07:36:29 MDT