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The Cricket's Daily 3: 'Elysium' rises

Published August 12, 2013 9:36 am

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Here's what's being talked about over the weekend in pop culture:

• "Elysium" topped the weekend box office, with an OK-but-not-spectacular $30.5 million. [Box Office Mojo]

• Singer-entertainer Eydie Gorme, who partnered with her husband Steve Lawrence for decades of song styling, died Saturday at the age of 84. [Rolling Stone]

• Someone has uncovered a few minutes of footage from "The Day the Clown Cried" – Jerry Lewis' infamous 1972 Holocaust story, which Lewis was so embarrassed by that he locked it in a vault and vowed it would never be seen. Judging by what's here, Lewis was right to bury the project. [NBC News]