Nov 06, 2009

Issue #1074

Cover Story

'Paranormal Activity': A shocking hit

by Missy Schwartz | Oct 30, 2009
How the low-budget horror film became a box office smash Read it
Magazine Cover (Nov 06, 2009)


Feedback from our readers

Oct 30, 2009
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't, on Michael Jackson, ''Parks and Recreation,'' and Diablo Cody Read it



by John Young | Oct 30, 2009
Tyler Perry, Elizabeth Moss, and Lil Wayne were in the news the week of October 30 Read it

Book Article

The latest news from Hollywood

Oct 30, 2009
Sarah Palin and Penelope Cruz were in the news this week Read it

Behind Kathryn Stockett's 'The Help'

by Kate Ward | Oct 30, 2009
How the author got her ''New York Times'' best-seller published Read it

Sequels to ''Julie & Julia,'' ''Losing It,'' and more

by Keith Staskiewicz | Oct 30, 2009
Julie Powell and Valerie Bertinelli are among the authors penning follow-ups to their hit memoirs Read it

Book Review

Eating Animals

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 28, 2009


by Keith Staskiewicz | Oct 28, 2009

When You Were a Tadpole and I Was a Fish

by Joseph Brannigan Lynch | Oct 28, 2009

You Better Not Cry

by Tim Stack | Oct 28, 2009

The Big Burn

by Tina Jordan | Oct 28, 2009

Cover Story

'Paranormal Activity': A shocking hit

by Missy Schwartz | Oct 30, 2009
How the low-budget horror film became a box office smash Read it

Spotlight on the stars of 'Paranormal Activity'

by Missy Schwartz | Oct 30, 2009
Katie Featherston and Micah Sloat talk about their sudden celeb status Read it

Hit List

Scott Brown's Hit List

by Scott Brown | Oct 30, 2009
The 10 hottest topics for the week of October 30, 2009 Read it

Mark Harris: The Final Cut

Mark Harris on 'Where the Wild Things Are'

by Mark Harris | Oct 30, 2009
Spike Jonze's film is the rare movie worth brawling over Read it

Movie Article

Love those frequent-flier miles

by Tanner Stransky | Oct 30, 2009
Julia Roberts is traveling the world for the big-screen adaption of Elizabeth Gilbert's ''Eat, Pray, Love'' Read it

Three alternate endings to 'Paranormal Activity'

by Missy Schwartz | Oct 30, 2009
Three finales to hit horror flick that you never saw Read it

Terry Gilliam's family film

by Nicole Sperling | Oct 30, 2009
Heath Ledger's final movie is a dark fantasy that opens on Christmas Day Read it

Most wanted (and unwanted) posters

by Adam B. Vary | Oct 30, 2009
We grade the posters for ''Precious,'' ''Up In the Air,'' ''Ninja Assassin,'' and more Read it

Movie Review

Saw VI

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 23, 2009

Michael Jackson's This Is It

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 28, 2009

Gentlemen Broncos

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 28, 2009

The House of the Devil

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 28, 2009

The Wedding Song

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 28, 2009

Movie on DVD Review

The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

by Chris Nashawaty | Oct 28, 2009

Music Article

Justin Bieber's big moment

by Adam Markovitz | Oct 30, 2009
Justin Timberlake and Usher both wanted to work with the talented 15-year-old, who now has two hit singles Read it

Music Video Hits and Misses

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 30, 2009
John Mayer, Alicia Keys, Adam Lambert, and more stars have new videos Read it

Fresh faces on the charts

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 30, 2009
Will Jason Derulo, Owl City, and Iyaz last? Read it

Weezer Bugs Out

by Nicole Sperling | Oct 30, 2009
We were there when the band taped a goofy appearance on ''Yo Gabba Gabba!'' Read it

Music Review

Live at Reading

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 28, 2009

In Love & War

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 28, 2009

Strict Joy

by Melissa Maerz | Oct 28, 2009

Phrazes for the Young

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 28, 2009

Full Circle

by Whitney Pastorek | Oct 28, 2009

This Is It: The Music That Inspired the Movie

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 30, 2009

News Article

The bullseye: November 6, 2009

Oct 30, 2009
''Mad Men,'' Keane Reeves, and Amy Winehouse made pop culture news this week Read it

Photo Gallery

'Parks and Recreation' is a breath of fresh air

Nov 01, 2009
Amy Poehler brings the funny in season 2 of ''Parks and Recreation'' See photos

Sound Bites

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Oct 30, 2009
TV's funniest lines from October 19 to October 25, 2009 Read it

TV Article

Is 'Project Runway' out of style?

by Jennifer Armstrong | Oct 30, 2009
The long-awaited sixth season is losing viewers and buzz Read it

Talking with Ricky Gervais

by Lynette Rice | Oct 30, 2009
The ''Office'' creator talks about hosting the Golden Globes Read it

Style Hunter: You liked it? Here's how to get it!

by Archana Ram | Oct 30, 2009
Where you can find Ted Danson's tie from ''Bored to Death,'' Tina Fey's pajamas from ''30 Rock,'' and more Read it

'Modern Family' reinvents the family comedy

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 30, 2009
The ABC show starring Ed O'Neill and Sofia Vergara is a ratings hit Read it

Elizabeth Mitchell scores a leading role on 'V'

by Dan Snierson | Oct 30, 2009
The ex-''Lost'' star talks about her new gig on ABC's alien-invasion drama Read it

Bravo's Andy Cohen tells all

by Tanner Stransky | Oct 30, 2009
The network exec answers fans' burning questions about ''The Real Housewives of Atlanta'' Read it

The many faces (and hairstyles) of Katey Sagal

by Jennifer Armstrong | Oct 30, 2009
The ''Sons of Anarchy'' star has played memorable characters on ''Married…With Children'' and more Read it

TV Review


by Ken Tucker | Oct 28, 2009

TV on DVD Review

Battlestar Galactica: The Plan

by Dalton Ross | Oct 26, 2009

The Ausiello Files

The Ausiello Files: Nov. 6, 2009

by Michael Ausiello | Oct 30, 2009
EW's TV scooper on ''90210,'' ''Cougar Town,'' and ''30 Rock'' Read it

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