Comic book superheroines are out of luck

  Helen Slater soared as "Supergirl" but the film flopped; Scarlett Johansson has yet to star in her own film as Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow.   From the Aug. 19,...

No doubt - Superman is deity figure

Brandon Routh strikes a familiar pose in "Superman Returns."   From the July 14, 2006, Deseret News   When Hollywood's Production Code went into effect in...

On Location: Utah

Billy Crystal, left, Jon Lovitz and Daniel Stern in Moab for 'City Slickers II ' From the June 3, 1994, Deseret News Billy Crystal is sitting on a rock in Moab, talking with a...

TV is losing what little class it has

TV is losing what little class it has From the Feb. 9, 2001, Deseret News Jay Leno has been the star of the "Tonight Show" for nearly nine years. And when he was given the job, it was...

These columns are gleaned from the 35 years I've been writing for the Deseret News on a variety of subjects, mostly film-related but excluding movie ratings, interviews and LDS-centric subjects, which have their own sections on this website.