Netflix will unveil next month the first version of its video streaming service with ads. The move will give cost-conscious viewers a chance to watch most Netflix shows at a steep discount in exchange for putting up with commercial interruptions.
"The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power" has made its debut and the cast is finally able to talk about the years-long effort. The Amazon Prime Video series, based on J.R.R. Tolkien's writings, introduces new characters and shows the origins of others.
Sylvester Stallone's latest movie SAMARITAN sees him as a garbage man that a teenage neighbor believes to be a superhero in hiding. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says there are some cool moments that action and superhero movie fans will enjoy, but overall thinks it's good that the movie is only streaming on Prime Video and not in theaters.
In THIRTEEN LIVES, a true story-based movie on Amazon Prime about the rescue of a teenage soccer team from a flooded cave in Thailand, director Ron Howard manages to pull off the feat of balancing truth with drama without turning it into a documentary. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says it was an emotionally-engaging movie that showcases the triumph of human effort and spirit when we work together to solve a problem.
The new action thriller movie THE GRAY MAN, from AVENGERS ENDGAME directors Joe and Anthony Russo, sees Chris Evans' sadistic mercenary chasing Ryan Gosling's on-the-run CIA agent all around the globe to get back some stolen information. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says it's a love letter to spy and action movies of the past, and is very entertaining at times, though it is also quite violent.
The easter eggs and cameos are fast and furious in the new CG/animation/live-action hybrid movie CHIP 'N DALE: RESCUE RANGERS, streaming exclusively on Disney Plus. Decades after their cartoon series went off the air, Chip and Dale must put aside old differences to search for a missing former castmate. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says it had some very funny moments and his kids definitely liked it.
Ryan Reynolds time travels from the future to the present day and needs the help of his 12-year old self to complete his mysterious mission in the Netflix original movie THE ADAM PROJECT. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says it's a fun sci-fi action comedy with a good cast that fans of Reynolds' style of humor should love.
A teenage girl in Canada turns into a giant red panda whenever she gets excited or anxious in Disney/Pixar's newest animated feature TURNING RED, streaming now on Disney Plus. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says female adolescence and maturation are the central themes, but it also touches on universal things to which almost any parents and teens can relate.
The original "Law & Order" returns to NBC and KSL 5 on Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022, after a 12-year hiatus. KSL TV's Andy Farnsworth says the first episode feels like getting reacquainted with an old friend.
A global megastar (Jennifer Lopez) impulsively marries an ordinary guy she's never met before (Owen Wilson) in the new romantic comedy "Marry Me" in theaters and streaming on Peacock. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says J-Lo fans should enjoy it, and many husbands/boyfriends will probably have to watch it with their significant others, whether they want to or not.
Charlie Day and Jenny Slate star in the romantic comedy 'I Want You Back' on Prime Video, where they hope to win back their exes by helping each other ruin those exes' new relationships. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says the film was laugh-out-loud funny at times and didn't veer into gross-out type humor that many comedies do, but some parents may feel uncomfortable letting their older teens watch it.
Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss and co-creator Lana Wachowski all return to the sci-fi and action-heavy world of the Matrix in "The Matrix Resurrections" from Warner Bros pictures. KSL's Andy Farnsworth says the very nature of the "Matrix" universe allows for the series to be rebooted in a believable manner, but the movie can be a little too self-aware at times. However, most fans should be satisified.
Holiday movies are coming in large numbers to streaming services now that we're past Thanksgiving. KSL's Andy Farnsworth gives you and your family some suggestions that may be worth making time to watch, like 8-BIT CHRISTMAS, CANDY COATED CHRISTMAS, PRINCESS SWITCH 3, ROBIN ROBIN and others.
Lots of options heading into the weekend for people to enjoy, whether on the big screen or streaming. KSL's Andy Farnsworth is here with some suggestions, including a return to the world of GHOSTBUSTERS and PSYCH, adaptations of books, THE WHEEL OF TIME and HARRIET THE SPY, an animated series from Marvel that is NOT for kids, and a new season of STAR TREK DISCOVERY.
An adaptation of one of the most popular fantasy book series of all "time" is just one of the most-anticipated streaming TV series coming to your screens during the 2021 holiday season in November and December. KSL's Andy Farnsworth puts it all together for you in one easy guide.
If you're wanting to stream your favorite family-friendly Halloween movie or TV show but don't know where to find it, have no fear! (Get it?) KSL's Andy Farnsworth is here with a list of some of the most popular offerings and where you can watch them!
Viewers have never had more options to watch more TV series in more places than they do now. KSL's Andy Farnsworth gives a handy guide to Fall 2021 TV series that he's looking forward to, and where you can watch them.
In his review of "Only Murders In the Building," KSL's Andy Farnsworth says the new streaming series from Hulu is hilarious spoof of true crime fanatics and plays to the strength of its three stars: Steve Martin, Selena Gomez and Martin Short.