What do the movie Citizen Kane and Park City have in common?
Park City shares part of its origin story with newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst – whom many people also believe the movie Citizen Kane is based on. Hearst’s father George Hearst was in Park City in 1872, when he met four men working a mining claim, and bought it for $27,000.
Taking a trip back to the Flapper Era, with a backdrop of hip-hop, director Baz Luhrmann brings F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” to the big screen one more time. Linda Jager has the Friday Film Review.
The Round House, by Louise Erdrich shows the harsh realities of contemporary life in a community where Native Americans and Caucasians live uneasily together. Terri Skurky has this month’s KPCW Book Review.