Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
The Cricket
Sean P. Means
Sean is the movie critic and columnist for The Salt Lake Tribune. Follow him on Twitter @moviecricket.

» E-mail

» Subscribe (RSS)




FILE - In this May 4, 2012 file photo, writer and director, Joss Whedon, from the film "The Avengers," poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. Disney Executive Officer, Robert Iger, said on Tuesday, August 7, 2012, during a company earnings call, that Whedon is returning to write and direct the sequel adapted from the Marvel Comics tales. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)
The Cricket's Daily 3: Joss Whedon will be very, very rich

Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• Joss Whedon will return to "The Avengers" franchise, as he signs to write and direct the sequel. Presumably for a boatload of money. [The Hollywood Reporter]

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

• Warner Bros. will be screening Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit" in its high-resolution 48 frames-per-second format only in a few theaters – because the audience isn't quite ready for it. [The Huffington Post]

• Judith Crist, a trailblazer in the world of movie criticism – as the first female film critic for a major U.S. newspaper (The New York Herald Tribune), the first movie critic at New York magazine and the "Today" show, and as one of the most-read critics in America when she wrote for TV Guide – has died at the age of 90. [Vulture]



Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment


About Reader Comments


Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
 
Jobs
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.