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Robert Redford talks about retirement, the future of Sundance, and playing an ageless outlaw in ‘The Old Man & the Gun’

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means October 12

Review: Robert Redford goes out on a high note in free-spirited heist comedy ‘The Old Man & the Gun’

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means October 11

‘Jane and Emma,’ a drama set in the early history of the LDS Church, takes an intimate look at a friendship under fire

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means October 10

'You can’t walk away from these roles’: ‘Jane and Emma’ star knew little about black Latter-day Saint trailblazer, but she’ll never forget her

Peggy Fletcher Stack By Peggy Fletcher Stack October 10

There may be another loser in the call for Latter-day Saint women to take a social media fast: the church’s own ‘Jane and Emma’ movie. Here’s why.

Peggy Fletcher Stack By Peggy Fletcher Stack October 9

Redford hears praise from Utah’s governor at screening for his new movie, and posts a passionate call to action after a turbulent week in politics

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means October 5

Here’s how the R rating, which turns 50 this year, became off-limits to many Mormon moviegoers — and why it may not be the case anymore

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means October 3

Review: This 21st-century ‘Little Women,’ filmed in Utah, stays true to the classic’s overflowing heart

September 26

This modern-day ‘Little Women’ adaptation was filmed in Utah

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means September 25

Actor and Salt Lake City native Lindsay Pulsipher gets her first shot as a leading lady in ‘feel-good’ movie ‘God Bless the Broken Road’

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means September 5

Utah film about Mormon heroines Emma Smith and Jane Manning James gains Hollywood honor for its gender balance and racial diversity

Peggy Fletcher Stack By Peggy Fletcher Stack August 30

Utah Film Center, organizer of film festivals, acquires working space for state’s independent moviemakers

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means August 29

Some important lessons from the success of Netflix’s ‘To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’

By Emily Yahr | The Washington Post August 24

‘Mormon Land’: Filmmakers discuss ‘Jane & Emma’ and the friendship between a determined black convert and the first lady of Mormonism

By The Salt Lake Tribune August 16

Can a best-selling book make a good movie? ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is the latest novel to make the leap.

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means August 12

After he was Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ police officer says he worked for ‘a--holes’ in Utah

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle August 9

Oscars add popular film category, sets earlier 2020 date

By The Associated Press August 8

Robert Redford to take last bow as an actor; will academy finally reward him with an acting Oscar?

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means August 6

MoviePass slashes the number of movies a user can see by 90 percent

By Miranda Moore | The Washington Post August 6

One of Utah’s last movie rental stores is thriving as the industry fades. ‘We have customers that threaten us — if you ever close, I’ll kill you.’

Scott D. Pierce By Scott D. Pierce August 5

Review: ‘Christopher Robin’ shifts moods awkwardly from Eeyore’s gloom to Tigger’s bounce

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means August 2

MoviePass raises its monthly rate to $14.95, but Utah film lovers wonder if that’s enough to save the struggling subscription service

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means August 2

It’s a moose! It’s a man! It’s the star of the weird little film festival returning to tiny Bicknell, Utah.

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means July 22

With nearly 125,000 attending in 2018, Sundance Film Festival is a major economic draw, study says

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means July 17