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Mothers Day on Fort Stewart

Make the day special for mom by taking her to the Mother's Day Brunch from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at Club Stewart.

May 04, 2015 | Special to the News | Things to Do


'Hey, girl, I'll share my popcorn with you’; 3 films in the works with Ryan Gosling

Along with being the face of a wildly popular meme, Ryan Gosling is one of Hollywood’s busiest leading men with three films rumored to be in the works. Sorry ladies, but a sequel to "The Notebook" isn’t one of them.

April 30, 2015 | Nicole Pollard KSL | Things to Do


Have You Seen This? Surprise, it's twins



TWINSIES — Keeping a secret is tough, just ask my 4-year-old daughter. Let’s just say my wife knew exactly what she was getting for Christmas long before Christmas came.

April 30, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to Do


From fame to family and back again — Garth Brooks is making a comeback

Garth Brooks is making a comeback.

April 29, 2015 | Carmen Rasmusen Herbert Deseret News | Things to Do


Have fun and do basic math with KenKen puzzles

KenKen can stump even the most dedicated of problem solvers yet requires nothing more than basic arithmetic and the ability to count to 10.

April 28, 2015 | Taylor Hintz Deseret News | Things to Do


Racquetball tourney on Fort Stewart

A women and men's single (three levels of play) double elimination racquetball tournament will be held May 7-9 at Newman Fitness Center and the Johnson Fitness Center.

April 27, 2015 | Special to the News | Things to Do


'Monkey Kingdom' is fun, visual and does some good

'Monkey Kingdom' (G) — 3 stars

April 27, 2015 | Doug Wright Deseret News | Things to Do


Have You Seen This? Boomwhacker Bach



MUSIC LAND — Johann Sebastian Bach’s Prelude No. 1 is almost immediately recognized by anyone who hears it. Maybe you don’t know the name or who the composer behind its methodic and haunting melody, but you most likely have heard it before. Odds are, however, that you’ve never heard it quite like this.

April 27, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to Do


Netflix dropping 57 titles and adding 59 in May

ADDINGTON/DROPPINGTON — Netflix has announced what movies it will add and drop in May, and some notable films show up on both lists.

April 27, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to Do


Blu-ray upgrade of ‘Escape From New York’ leads vintage films on video

Following his unexpected success with “Halloween” in 1978, filmmaker John Carpenter did fairly well with “The Fog” in 1980, but then hit it bigger the next year with “Escape From New York.” A hit when it opened, “Escape” has only increased in popularity over the years.

April 26, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to Do


'Monkey Kingdom' is fun, visual and does some good

'Monkey Kingdom' (G) — 3 stars

April 25, 2015 | Doug Wright Deseret News | Things to Do


Vintage and new TV shows on DVD

The family-friendly TV series “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” and the vintage Western “The Dakotas” are on DVD this week.

April 25, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to Do


'Unfriended' is a decent thriller

"Unfriended" easily could've fallen under the category of most of today's teen horror flicks: All style and no substance. Or it could've easily have been a cheap remake or reboot.

April 24, 2015 | By Justin Hall Movie reviewer | Things to Do


Marvel movies ranked worst to best

THE MARVEL UNIVERSE — After wading through months of bad movie after bad movie with a decent one popping its head up from time to time, we’re finally on the cusp of the summer movie season.

April 24, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to Do


Five movies for families: 'Monkey Kingdom' teaches positive messages

Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.

April 24, 2015 | Deseret Connect Deseret News | Things to Do


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Familiar movies are getting the TV treatment this fall

REMAKINGTON — Remakes and reboots are not anything new these days. Seems every week we see a movie release that’s an old movie or TV show. For example, this week we are getting a part four of a series in “Mad Max: Fury Road” and a sequel in “Pitch Perfect 2.” This week also saw the release of the premier trailer for the big-screen remake of the '80s cartoon TV series “Jem and the Holograms.”

May 20, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to Do


The one Netflix hack that is bringing families together

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Americans love streaming their entertainment.

May 19, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Things to Do


'Pitch Perfect 2': 3 points for parents

Information for parents about the film "Pitch Perfect 2":

May 18, 2015 | Shawn O'Neill Deseret News | Things to Do


'Far from the Madding Crowd': 3 points for parents

Information for parents about the film "Far from the Madding Crowd":

May 18, 2015 | Shawn O'Neill Deseret News | Things to Do


One reason you might want to see 'Hot Pursuit'

The buddy comedy is a genre that has been so predictable for so long, Hollywood has been giving self-aware winks to the tired model for over 30 years. In the 1980's classic “The Three Amigos,” Mr. Flugelman sums up every buddy comedy ever made in a three-line pitch to Lucky Day, Ned Needlander and Dusty Bottoms:

May 18, 2015 | Travis Poppleton KSL | Things to Do


Does 'Pitch Perfect 2' hit all the right notes?

The a cappella Barden Bellas from “Pitch Perfect” are returning to theaters this weekend.

May 18, 2015 | Travis Poppleton KSL | Things to Do


Military invited on river paddle

Join Outdoor Recreation on a leisurely paddle down a Coastal Georgia river from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. May 30. Lifeguards will be on trip.

May 18, 2015 | Special to the News | Things to Do


Have You Seen This? This kid is the epitome of a little brother



REALM OF THE YOUNGER SIBLING — Younger siblings are simultaneously the best and the worst when it comes to just about everything. How do I know this you ask? Simple, I’m the youngest of five children.

May 17, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Things to Do


'Avengers: Age of Ultron' features a winning formula

Speaking as one whose comic and superhero “geek credentials” could easily be called into question, I have to tell you that "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" is amazing.

May 16, 2015 | Doug Wright Deseret News | Things to Do


'Hot Pursuit' is a waste of talented cast

As I watched the new film “Hot Pursuit,” I had to remind myself that Reese Witherspoon was nominated for an Academy Award just last year for her performance in “Wild.” Then I recalled the 2005 Oscar for her portrayal of June Carter Cash in “Walk the Line.”

May 16, 2015 | Doug Wright Deseret News | Things to Do


Why 'Age of Ultron' doesn't live up to original 'Avengers'

Like most of America's movie-going public, I like superhero movies. I love the action, the world-shattering stakes, the cool costumes, the groaning puns and the sheer excitement of seeing comic book worlds — worlds with endless possibilities — appear on the big screen.

May 16, 2015 | Cody K. Carlson Deseret News | Things to Do


Castle Panic: Dark Titan is a tough but fun game

Back in 2009, a popular board game called Castle Panic came out in which players must protect a castle being attacked by monsters. In 2011, an expansion that added a wizard’s tower to the game made the game more complex and interesting by adding new monsters and magic cards. Now the Castle Panic series adds the Dark Titan expansion introducing the Dark Titan Agranok, the toughest enemy to date.

May 16, 2015 | Ryan Morgenegg Deseret News | Things to Do


Wide array of vintage TV series on DVD this week

It’s a week for vintage TV on DVD with the debut of both Don Rickles’ sitcom “CPO Sharkey” and the prime-time soap “The Colbys, ” along with complete-series reissues of “Battlestar Galactica” and “The Wild Wild West.”

May 16, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to Do


Are you addicted to your smartphone? Answer these 20 questions to find out

Can you remember the last time you were without your cellphone for more than an hour?

May 16, 2015 | Tyler Stahle Deseret News | Things to Do


'Dior and I' showcases the ordinary people behind fashion's flashy facade

The world of high fashion comes with easy associations: rail-thin models, flashing lights, celebrities and clothing that feels more indebted to art than function.

May 16, 2015 | Josh Terry Deseret News | Things to Do


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