GODS MUST BE CRAZY II, THE

                     From the May 18, 1990, Deseret News THE GODS MUST BE CRAZY II —...

GODS MUST BE CRAZY, THE

                       From the Jan. 28, 1985, Deseret News THE GODS MUST BE CRAZY — Marius Weyers, Sandra...

GRASS HARP, THE

                From the Nov. 1, 1996, Deseret News THE GRASS HARP — Piper Laurie, Walter Matthau, Sissy Spacek,...

IT TAKES TWO

From the Nov. 17, 1995, Deseret News IT TAKES TWO — Kirstie Alley, Steve Guttenberg, Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Philip Bosco, Jane Sibbett; rated PG (mild profanity, mild vulgarity,...

GLENN FORD FLICKS

For Hicksflicks.com, Aug. 1, 2014 Warner Archive continues to roll out great old movies on DVD that have never been released on home video, or which were once on VHS but have been...

CATTLE DRIVE

            For Hicksflicks.com, Aug. 1, 2014 The 1951 color Western "Cattle Drive" stars Joel McCrea as a cowpuncher on, what...

MARTY

For Hicksflicks.com, Aug. 1, 2014 The boutique DVD/Blu-ray label Kino Lorber has jumped on the bandwagon to re-release classic Hollywood films in both DVD and (for the first time)...

THE GUARDIANS AND THE GODFATHER

For Hicksflicks.com, Aug. 1, 2014 The headline refers not to Marlon Brando but James Brown, "The Godfather of Soul," y'all. "Get On Up" is a biography of Brown, and it's what...

WITH A NEW MOVIE OUT, ALDA'S CURIOUS: WHAT DOES A FILM CRITIC LOOK FOR, ANYWAY?

For Hicksflicks.com, Aug. 1, 2014 EDITOR'S NOTE: This ‘Hicks on Flicks' column ran in the Deseret News on March 20, 1988, offering a day in the life of a movie critic. Well, this movie...

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...

MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL

             For Hicksflicks.com, July 25, 2014 Although one could argue that "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" (1975) is...

THE ESSENTIAL JACQUES DEMY

              For Hicksflicks.com, July 25, 2014 The name Jacques Demy may not mean much to you unless you are a fan of...

I AM HERCULES, BUT SHE IS LUCY

For Hicksflicks.com, July 25, 2014 The trailers and commercials for Dwayne Johnson's new "Hercules" movie end with him shouting, "I am Hercules," but after seeing the trailer for...

FREE SCREENINGS HAVE THEIR PRICE

      For Hicksflicks.com, July 25, 2014 EDITOR'S NOTE: This ‘Hicks on Flicks' column ran in the Deseret News on July 17, 1983. Re-reading it recently I felt...

THE LONG SUMMER OF GEORGE ADAMS

For Hicksflicks.com, July 18, 2014 Said to be one of James Garner's personal favorites of his own films, "The Long Summer of George Adams" (1981) is a TV movie that aired on NBC...

E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL

                 For Hicksflicks.com, July 18, 2014 When "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial" (1982, PG)...

THE LITTLE FOXES

               For Hicksflicks.com, July 11, 2014 "The Little Foxes" (1941, b/w) is Lillian Hellman's play about...

CARTOON, SEX & VIOLENCE

For Hicksflicks.com, July 18, 2014 The big studio films this week are a Disney animated feature, a raunchy R-rated sex comedy and a horror movie set in the near future, with some smaller...

BACK TO THE 80S

               For Hicksflicks.com, July 18, 2014 Kids of the 1980s — which is to say those who were teengers in the...

FLESH AND FANTASY

        For Hicksflicks.com, July 11, 2014 "Flesh and Fantasy" (1943, b/w) is a supernatural anthology film with an all-star cast comprised of...