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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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Is 'Tomorrowland' worth the price of admission?

There’s no way for me to really discuss “Tomorrowland” without first disclosing my absolute geek-love for Brad Bird.

May 22, 2015 | Travis Poppleton KSL | Things to Do


'Pitch Perfect 2' is a letdown

'Pitch Perfect 2' (PG-13) — 2 stars

May 22, 2015 | Doug Wright Deseret News | Things to Do


A black and white, and sometimes Technicolor, Memorial Day: Classic movies to remember the sacrifice

Five stories, focusing on each of the four major branches of the armed forces as well as the folks who persevered along the home front, are told in these classic films from the 1940s and 1950s. Made during and after World War II, these movies are entertaining and give viewers a glimpse into life during this historic time.

May 22, 2015 | Elizabeth Reid Deseret News | Things to Do


Goodbye, 'American Idol'

It’s the end of an era. “American Idol” announced recently that next year, season 15, will be its last.

May 22, 2015 | Carmen Rasmusen Herbert Deseret News | Things to Do


Five for Families: ‘Cinderella’ adds depth to classic tale

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.

May 22, 2015 | Deseret Connect Deseret News | Things to Do


Is Hollywood pushing too many superhero stories?

Superhero fans are currently suffering an embarrassment of riches on the big and small screens.

May 22, 2015 | Jim Bennett Deseret News | Things to Do


Clint Eastwood’s ‘American Sniper’ now on Blu-ray and DVD

The Oscar-nominated biographical film “American Sniper” is on Blu-ray and DVD this week.

May 22, 2015 | Chris Hicks Deseret News | Things to Do


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


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