Jul 24, 2009

Issue #1057

Cover Story

Comic-Con preview 2009: The next wave

Jul 17, 2009
From ''Iron Man 2'' to ''Alice in Wonderland'' to ''District 9,'' a look at some of the hot new projects hitting the convention Read it
Magazine Cover (Jul 24, 2009)

Feedback

Feedback from our readers

Jul 17, 2009
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't, on Michael Jackson Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by John Young | Jul 17, 2009
Jessica Simpson and Tony Romo's split, Maura Tierney's surgery, and Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan's marriage made news the week of July 24, 2009 Read it

Book Article

Q&A: David Updike

by Kate Ward | Jul 17, 2009
John Updike's son is forging his own diverse bibliography with ''Old Girlfriends'' Read it

Eve Arnold's 'People'

by Kate Ward | Jul 17, 2009
The famed photographer's subjects are collected in a new book Read it

Read them before you see them

Jul 17, 2009
''Julie & Julia'' and ''The Time Traveler's Wife'' are two books being translated to film Read it

Book Review

Zeitoun

by Chris Nashawaty | Jul 15, 2009

Twenties Girl

by Leah Greenblatt | Jul 15, 2009

It's Not Me, It's You

by Christine Fenno | Jul 15, 2009

Benny & Shrimp

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Jul 15, 2009

The Alternative Hero

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Jul 17, 2009

Cover Story

Comic-Con preview 2009: The next wave

Jul 17, 2009
From ''Iron Man 2'' to ''Alice in Wonderland'' to ''District 9,'' a look at some of the hot new projects hitting the convention Read it

Hit List

Scott Brown's hit list

by Scott Brown | Jul 17, 2009
The 10 hottest topics for the week of July 24, 2009 Read it

Movie Article

Quirky love

by Christine Spines | Jul 17, 2009
''(500) Days of Summer,'' ''Adam,'' and ''Paper Heart'' are some of the offbeat romantic comedies hitting theaters Read it

Comic-Con in brief

by Adam B. Vary | Jul 17, 2009
Adam B. Vary explains the legendary summer event Read it

Movie Review

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Jul 15, 2009

(500) Days of Summer

by Owen Gleiberman | Jul 31, 2009

Movie on DVD Review

Watchmen: Director's Cut

by Chris Nashawaty | Jul 15, 2009

Coraline: 2-Disc Edition

by Chris Nashawaty | Jul 15, 2009

Made in U.S.A.

by Chris Nashawaty | Jul 15, 2009

Music Article

Summer playlist: Refresh

by Leah Greenblatt | Jul 17, 2009
Florence and the Machine, Jay-Z, Spoon, and others made our updated list of summer songs Read it

Drake: Hip-Hop's new star

by Leah Greenblatt | Jul 17, 2009
The rapper recently signed to Lil Wayne's label, but he got his start on Canadian teen soap ''Degrassi: The Next Generation'' Read it

Music Review

Battlefield

by Michael Slezak | Jul 15, 2009

Hello World: The Motown Solo Collection

by Leah Greenblatt | Jul 15, 2009

Here We Go Again

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Jul 15, 2009

Under the Covers Vol. 2

by Clark Collis | Jul 15, 2009

I'm Going Away

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Jul 15, 2009

Music for Cougars

by Leah Greenblatt | Jul 15, 2009

The Satanic Satanist

by Whitney Pastorek | Jul 15, 2009

News Article

Female filmmakers: Making noise

by Adam B. Vary | Jul 17, 2009
Kathryn Bigelow has garnered praise for ''The Hurt Locker,'' could an Oscar be next? Read it

Ryan Reynolds goes green (literally)

by Whitney Pastorek | Jul 17, 2009
''The Proposal'' star has signed on to play the superhero in an upcoming film Read it

Did 'Bruno' go too far?

by Missy Schwartz | Jul 17, 2009
Sacha Baron Cohen's graphic comedy hasn't lived up to its predecessor, ''Borat,'' at the box office Read it

Diablo Cody: Summer Sucks

by Diablo Cody | Jul 17, 2009
EW's columnist hates wearing white, pool volleyball, and the beach Read it

The bullseye: May 15, 2009

Jul 17, 2009
''True Blood,'' Neil Patrick Harris, and Rachael Ray made pop culture news this week Read it

The latest news from Hollywood

Jul 17, 2009
Ryan Seacrest, Daphne Zuniga, and Jane Austen were in the news this week Read it

Photo Gallery: Pop Style

Emma Watson: Growing in style

by Tim Stack | Jul 21, 2009
We grade the looks for the ''Harry Potter'' star as she made the rounds for ''Half-Blood Prince'' See photos

Photo Gallery

'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince': Must-see movie wizardry!

Jul 16, 2009
''Half-Blood Prince,'' Michael Jackson, Dave Eggers, and 12 others we're buzzing about this week See photos

Sound Bites

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Jul 17, 2009
TV's funniest lines from July 11 to July 17, 2009 Read it

Stage Review

The Tin Pan Alley Rag

by Melissa Rose Bernardo | Jul 14, 2009

TV Article

'True Blood' bares its fangs

by Alynda Wheat | Jul 17, 2009
The vampire show is a big hit for HBO Read it

Talking with Mark Feuerstein

by Mandi Bierly | Jul 17, 2009
The nomadic actor may have found a true TV home in ''Royal Pains'' Read it

'SpongeBob SquarePants' celebrates 10 years

by Jennifer Armstrong, Kate Ward | Jul 17, 2009
Patton Oswalt and Ernest Borgnine reflect on their voiceover work Read it

'True Blood': A look ahead

by Alynda Wheat | Jul 17, 2009
Lust, violence and madness await the residents of Bon Temps in the second half of season 2 Read it

TV Review

Law & Order: Criminal Intent

by Ken Tucker | Jul 15, 2009

TV on DVD Review

Charlie's Angels: The Complete Fourth Season

by Jennifer Armstrong | Jul 15, 2009

The Ausiello Files

The Ausiello Files: July 24, 2009

by Michael Ausiello | Jul 17, 2009
EW's TV scooper on ''Grey's Anatomy'' and ''Friends'' Read it

The Must List

Must List: Week of July 19, 2009

Jul 16, 2009
Michael Jackson's early solo albums at Motown, ''Big Brother 11,'' ''Coraline'' on DVD, and 12 more pop culture gems YOU and EW staff love this week Read it