Oct 24, 2008

Issue #1017

Cover Story

'Star Trek' movie: Inside scoop!

by Jeff Jensen | Oct 18, 2008
Director J.J. Abrams relaunches the ''Enterprise''; surprising secrets of next summer's blockbuster Read it
Magazine Cover (Oct 24, 2008)

Feedback

Feedback from our readers

Oct 17, 2008
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't, on Paul Newman, ''Beverly Hills Chihuahua,'' and Jimmy Kimmel Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Kate Ward | Oct 17, 2008
Lil' Kim's lawsuit and Lisa Marie Presley's twins made news the week of October 13, 2008 Read it

Book Article

Sarah Vowell’s latest history

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 17, 2008
The essayist takes on the Puritans in her new book, ''The Wordy Shipmates'' Read it

And the Nobel doesn't go to...

by Kate Ward | Oct 17, 2008
Swedish Academy secretary prefers European literature over American Read it

Book Review

The Longest Trip Home

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 15, 2008

New York Dolls

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 15, 2008

Radio Silence

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 15, 2008

Skins and Punks

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 15, 2008

The Big Necessity

by Tanner Stransky | Oct 15, 2008

Between Here and April

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 15, 2008

The Widows of Eastwick

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 15, 2008

Cover Story

'Star Trek' movie: Inside scoop!

by Jeff Jensen | Oct 18, 2008
Director J.J. Abrams relaunches the ''Enterprise''; surprising secrets of next summer's blockbuster Read it

EW Exclusive

Eminem: Exclusive book excerpt

Oct 18, 2008
From new memoir ''The Way I Am'': Grammy-winning rapper reflects on his VMAs battle with Moby Read it

Hit List

Scott Brown's Hit List

by Scott Brown | Oct 17, 2008
The 10 hottest topics for the week of October 13, 2008 Read it

Internet Review

High Drama: Against All Oz

by Jennifer Armstrong | Oct 17, 2008

Easy to Assemble

by Clark Collis | Oct 17, 2008

Movie Article

New 'Star Trek' Shatner-less

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 17, 2008
J.J. Abrams tells us why the new film doesn't include the original Captain Kirk Read it

Movies with musicians-turned-directors

by Adam Markovitz | Oct 17, 2008
We rate the directorial efforts of Frank Sinatra, Rob Zombie, Fred Durst, and others Read it

Not all of the 'Star Trek' films have been out of this world

by John Young, Dafna Pleban | Oct 17, 2008
Not all of the 'Star Trek' films have been out of this world -- A 'Star Trek' filmography Read it

Inspirations for a whole new Enterprise

by Jeff Jensen | Oct 17, 2008
How the old ''Star Trek'' influenced the new film Read it

Movie Review

City of Ember

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 16, 2008

Quarantine

by Clark Collis | Oct 16, 2008

W.

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 24, 2008

The Secret Life of Bees

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 24, 2008

Sex Drive

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 16, 2008

Filth and Wisdom

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 16, 2008

Frontrunners

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 16, 2008

What Just Happened

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 16, 2008

Movie Spotlight

Elizabeth Banks: Fall's First Lady

by Adam B. Vary | Oct 20, 2008
Laura Bush in ''W.'' Lawyer in ''Role Models.'' Porn star in ''Zack and Miri.'' This actress can do it all Read it

Movie on DVD Review

Le Doulos

by Chris Nashawaty | Oct 15, 2008

Le Deuxieme Souffle

by Chris Nashawaty | Oct 15, 2008

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 15, 2008

Touch of Evil

by Chris Willman | Oct 15, 2008

The Visitor

by Vanessa Juarez | Oct 15, 2008

The Picture of Dorian Gray

by Tim Purtell | Oct 15, 2008

Fanny Hill

by Aubry D'Arminio | Oct 15, 2008

Back to You

by Alynda Wheat | Oct 15, 2008

Sleeping Beauty (Platinum Edition)

by Steve Daly | Oct 15, 2008

Music Article

Q+A with Keane

by Shirley Halperin | Oct 17, 2008
How rehab, chitchat, and Michael Jackson helped the British trio create ''Perfect Symmetry'' Read it

The Ricky Bobby dance

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 17, 2008
A step-by-step of the new boogie created by YouTube's Will Ferrell fans Read it

Music Review

Black Ice

by Clark Collis | Oct 15, 2008

Call Me Crazy

by Chris Willman | Oct 15, 2008

Wreckless Eric & Amy Rigby

by Marc Weingarten | Oct 15, 2008

Secret Machines

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 15, 2008

High School Musical 3: Senior Year

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 15, 2008

Back to Now

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 15, 2008

Lucky Old Sun

by Chris Willman | Oct 15, 2008

Overqualified

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 15, 2008

Hope for the Hopeless

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 15, 2008

News Article

How will 'W' do in theaters?

by Christine Spines | Oct 17, 2008
America's renewed interest in pop culture's take on politics might give the Bush flick a box office boost Read it

Harvey Weinstein and Scott Rudin's battle

by Josh Rottenberg | Oct 17, 2008
The ongoing feud between the indie mogul and the producer reignites over ''The Reader'''s release Read it

Pop culture hits and misses

Oct 17, 2008
We rate pop culture for the week of October 13, 2008 including Miss J's style, ''Beverly Hills Chihuahua,'' Dorota on ''Gossip Girl,'' and more Read it

Song title showdown

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 17, 2008
EW rates the ditties that share the same name like Ne-Yo and Kelly Clarkson's respective ''Miss Independent''s among others Read it

Britney Spears' new music video

by Margeaux Watson | Oct 17, 2008
The popstar's ''Womanizer'' may have its flaws, but it could be the true jumpstart for her comeback Read it

How this year's 50-year-old stars fared

by Tanner Stransky | Oct 17, 2008
Madonna and Prince may have had a good 2008, but other half-century-old celebs weren't so hot Read it

The latest news from Hollywood

Oct 17, 2008
''South Park,'' James Van Der Beek, and David Cook made news this week Read it

'Dancing With the Stars' style

by Annie Barrett | Oct 17, 2008
A look at all of the sequins, fringe, and sequined fringe that make up the competition's costumes Read it

Mix 'N' Match Q&A with Clark Duke

by Jennifer Armstrong | Oct 17, 2008
Pair the questions with the answers of the ''Sex Drive'' star interview Read it

Photo Gallery

Eminem: Exclusive book preview

Oct 18, 2008
Fourteen personal photos -- with the rapper's comments -- from his new memoir, ''The Way I Am'' See photos

11 music stars turned film directors

by Adam Markovitz | Oct 24, 2008
Madonna's ''Filth and Wisdom'' got us thinking about others who put down a mic to step behind a camera See photos

Sound Bites

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Oct 17, 2008
TV's funniest lines from Oct 17 to 23 Read it

TV Article

TV show's shot in NYC

by Lindsay Soll | Oct 17, 2008
A breakdown of the series that film in the Big Apple including ''Ugly Betty,'' ''Gossip Girl,'' and ''30 Rock'' Read it

New roles for 'The Wire' actors

by Alynda Wheat | Oct 17, 2008
New roles for 'The Wire' actors -- Many cast members of the HBO drama have found new homes on prime time. Read it

J.J. Abrams’ TV checklist

by Oriana Schwindt | Oct 17, 2008
Fox's 'Fringe' shares the same DNA as the exec producer’s other TV dramas Read it

Diablo Cody finds a new TV obsession

by Diablo Cody | Oct 17, 2008
The author on the History Channel's ''MonsterQuest'' Read it

TV Review

Brothers & Sisters

by Gillian Flynn | Oct 15, 2008

Life

by Ken Tucker | Oct 15, 2008

TV Spotlight

'The Mentalist': Crime pays for CBS

by Alynda Wheat | Oct 21, 2008
Simon Baker hits the mainstream in the network's latest procedural to rule the ratings Read it

TV on DVD Review

30 Rock: Season 2

by Jeff Labrecque | Oct 15, 2008

My Three Sons: Season 1, Volume 1

by Ken Tucker | Oct 15, 2008

The Ausiello Files

The Ausiello Files for October 24, 2008

by Michael Ausiello | Oct 17, 2008
EW's TV scooper tells (sort of) who's dying on 'Gossip Girl,' 'Bones' casting news, and more Read it

The Must List

The Must List: Week of October 19, 2008

Oct 17, 2008
''Twilight'' tune, ''Sports Night'' on DVD, Jason Segel on ''How I Met Your Mother,'' and 12 other pop-culture gems YOU -- and EW -- love this week Read it