CATEGORY: SHOWCASE


Movie Beat: Christian Bale, Rosamund Pike not enough to save “Hostiles”

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated R for strong violence and language Screenplay by Scott Cooper, based on the manuscript by...


Movie Beat: Chris Hemsworth and Michael Shannon help balanced, entertaining “12 Strong”

by Jenniffer Wardell Rated R for war violence and language throughout Written by Ted Tally and Peter Craig, based...


Notes from Sundance: Escape rooms, will.i.am and Kevin Smith, and a brand-new Frankenstein

by Jenniffer Wardell In addition to the festival’s spate of movies, there’s a whole additional world of Sundance fun...


Movie Beat: Daniel Day-Lewis bright spot in Paul Thomas Anderson’s flat, emotionless “Phantom Thread”

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated R for language Written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps,...


Last chances to experience Sundance Film Festival ‘18

by Jenniffer WARDELL jwardell@davisclipper.com Sundance is right around the corner, but there’s still time to get involved. This year’s...


Meryl Streep fantastic in moving, timely ‘The Post’

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated PG-13 for language and brief war violence Written by Liz Hannah and Josh Singer Directed...


Movie Beat: Liam Neeson offers satisfying turn in “The Commuter”

By Jenniffer Wardell Rated PG-13 for some intense action/violence, and language Screenplay by Byron Willinger, Philip de Blasi and...


Sundance Film Festival: Locals-only sale Jan. 11

By JENNIFFER WARDELL jwardell@davisclipper.com SALT LAKE CITY — People from all over the world come to Utah for the Sundance...


Movie Beat: The lure of trying to see everything at Sundance Film Festival

by Jenniffer Wardell Sundance Film Festival always makes me a little crazy. I don’t mean the mid-festival, I’ve-watched-so-many-movies-I-see-credits-in-my-sleep kind...


New Year’s Eve fun in Salt Lake City

BY JENNIFFER WARDELL jwardell@davisclipper.com SALT LAKE CITY — The city may be cutting back on its New Year’s Eve...