Nov 28, 2008

Issue #1023

Cover Story

25 sexiest movies ever!

Jan 02, 2011
Heat up your gift giving with movies that'll melt away winter's chill -- and have you reaching for the mistletoe See photos
Magazine Cover (Nov 28, 2008)


Feedback from our readers

Nov 21, 2008
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't, on ''One Tree Hill,'' ''Heroes,'' and ''Twilight'' Read it



by Kate Ward | Nov 21, 2008
Christopher Lloyd's house fire and Heather Locklear's DUI made news the week of November 17, 2008 Read it

Book Article

'My Stroke of Insight' by Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor

by Kate Ward | Nov 21, 2008
The neuroanatomist's memoir of suffering a stroke at 37 is now a best-seller Read it

'Scarface Nation' by Ken Tucker

by Kate Ward | Nov 21, 2008
The EW critic reflects on the Brian De Palma film that has infiltrated all aspects of pop culture Read it

Pop-up books in stores now

by Kate Ward | Nov 21, 2008
A look at some interactive 3D books, including ''Moon Landing'' and ''20,000 Leagues Under the Sea'' Read it

Book Review


by Jennifer Reese | Nov 19, 2008

Love Junkie

by Vanessa Juarez | Nov 19, 2008


by Gregory Kirschling | Nov 19, 2008

Cover Story

25 sexiest movies ever!

Jan 02, 2011
Heat up your gift giving with movies that'll melt away winter's chill -- and have you reaching for the mistletoe See photos

DVD Spotlight

25 sexiest TV shows on DVD

Nov 19, 2008
Arresting cop dramas, scantily clad spies, affairs to remember: A viewers' guide to hot (and very hot!) TV Read it

Gear Review

Hit List

Scott Brown’s Hit List

by Scott Brown | Nov 21, 2008
The 10 hottest topics for the week of November 17, 2008 Read it

Movie Article

Sexy stars' hottest (and coldest) roles

Nov 21, 2008
Marlon Brando, Halle Berry, and Christian Bale have sizzled and fizzled Read it

'South Park' duo's musical, Sundance boycott

by Missy Schwartz | Nov 21, 2008
Trey Parker and Matt Stone's Mormon-themed stage show, and why the ban on gay marriage could hurt the Utah-based film festival Read it

'Twilight' premiere: Hysteria and happy campers

by Carrie Bell | Nov 21, 2008
Seriously devoted fans came out in full force for the debut of the vampire romance Read it

Pop culture hits and misses

Nov 21, 2008
We rate pop culture for the week of November 17, 2008 including the ''Star Trek'' trailer, Jim and Pam, and ''Gossip Girl'' Read it

'The Lodger' poster looks familiar

by Jesse North | Nov 21, 2008
The upcoming flick's artwork is criminally similar to the poster for ''The Black Dahlia'' Read it

This season's most memorable movie dresses

by Lindsay Soll | Nov 21, 2008
We survey and rank which gorgeous gowns could ascend to the Fashion Hall of Fame Read it

Shortest sex scenes

by Jeff Labrecque | Nov 21, 2008
''Cool Hand Luke,'' ''Thelma and Louise,'' ''Atonement,'' and more are still hot even though they contain small amounts of sex Read it

SciFi sex scenes

by Tim Purtell | Nov 21, 2008
''Species,'' ''Cat People,'' and ''Demon Seed'' all feature human-on-non-human action Read it

Vampires on film: The silly to the scary

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Nov 21, 2008
A look at the fright factor of movie neck nibblers, including ''Twilight,'' "30 Days of Night,'' and more Read it

Weighty movie titles

Nov 21, 2008
We tally some films that tip the scales, from ''21 Grams'' to ''Seven Pounds'' Read it

Movie Review


by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 25, 2008


by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 25, 2008


by Adam Markovitz | Nov 19, 2008

The Betrayal

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 2008

The Guitar

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 2008

We Are Wizards

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 2008

Lake City

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 2008

Music Article

Singing actors

by Oriana Schwindt | Nov 21, 2008
We rate the vocal talents of Kevin Bacon, Terrance Howard, and others Read it

Music Review

Chinese Democracy

by Andy Greenwald | Nov 19, 2008

Day & Age

by Leah Greenblatt | Nov 19, 2008

Theater of the Mind

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Nov 19, 2008

In the City

by Mikael Wood | Nov 19, 2008

''Happy'' in Galoshes

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Nov 19, 2008

Music Spotlight

Britney: Predicting her future

by Clark Collis | Nov 21, 2008
After years of breakdowns, breakups, and the so-so selling ''Blackout,'' are the toxic times behind her? Read it

News Article

Presidential pop culture

by Dafna Pleban, John Young | Nov 21, 2008
A look back at how our commanders-in-chief have influenced movies, music, and television Read it

Photo Gallery

50 sexiest movies: Nos. 50-26

Jun 29, 2009
Part 1 of our list of flicks to see when you're in the mood for love (or just a good old-fashioned turn-on) See photos

AC/DC turns on the Must List!

Nov 21, 2008
Aussie head-bangers, ''Tropic Thunder,'' ''Top Chef'' and 12 others are rockin' your world this week See photos

Pop Culture Trends

Barack Obama: Celebrity in chief

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 21, 2008
How will pop culture change after Jan. 20, 2009? Hollywood tries to get in step with the national mood Read it

TV Article

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Nov 21, 2008
TV's funniest lines from November 14 to 20 Read it

This week in idiotic TV

Nov 21, 2008
''Human Wrecking Balls''' disturbing moment Read it

'Bones' shrink analyzes crazy TV characters

by Whitney Pastorek | Nov 21, 2008
The show's staff helps ''30 Rock'''s Liz Lemon, ''24'''s Jack Bauer, and more Read it

Justin Timberlake's 'SNL' hijinks

by Jennifer Armstrong | Nov 21, 2008
The singer's hilarious cameo on the late night show, his future projects, and why we just can't get enough JT Read it

The latest news from Hollywood

Nov 21, 2008
Anthony Kiedis, George Clooney, and Kelly Clarkson were in the news this week Read it

The New 'SNL' Players

by Tim Stack | Nov 21, 2008
Why Abby Elliott and Michaela Watkins will leave you giggling Read it

'Mystery Science Theater 3000' turns 20

by Kate Ward | Nov 21, 2008
''MST3K'' hosts Joel Hodgson and Mike Nelson share show secrets Read it

TV in turmoil

by Mark Harris | Nov 21, 2008
Mark Harris on how the writer's strike, midseason reboots and more add up to a lack of must-see TV this season Read it

TV Review

The Shield

by Gillian Flynn | Nov 19, 2008

Tech Review

High-Definition TVs: Three We Love

by Steve Daly | Nov 19, 2008
Offering brighter screens, sharper pictures, and richer detail, the latest high- def sets are better than ever Read it

The Ausiello Files

The Ausiello Files for November 28, 2008

by Michael Ausiello | Nov 21, 2008
EW's TV scooper has details about Izzie's haunting on ''Grey's Anatomy,'' characters kissing on ''House,'' and more Read it

The Must List

The Must List: Week of November 23, 2008

Nov 21, 2008
''Monty Python's Flying Circus'' DVD, the AC/DC tour, ''Billy Elliot'' on Broadway, and 12 others make up the countdown of pop culture gems YOU -- and the EW staff -- are loving this week Read it

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