Oct 01, 2010

Issue #1122
Magazine Cover (Oct 01, 2010)

Features

Blake Lively: From 'Gossip Girl' to movie star?

by Tim Stack | Sep 24, 2010
''The Town'' actress makes a successful jump to the big screen in the Ben Affleck film Read it

'Teen Mom': Inside the phenomenon

by Jennifer Armstrong | Sep 24, 2010
MTV's series has become the most addictive and important reality show on TV Read it

'Waiting for ''Superman''': This fall's must-see documentary

by Nicole Sperling | Sep 24, 2010
''An Inconvenient Truth'' director Davis Guggenheim explores our nation's crumbling public school system Read it

Feedback

Feedback: Sandra Bullock's Next Move

Sep 24, 2010
Readers respond to ''Nikita,'' George Clooney, and the Best Divorce Movies Read it

Book Article

'Nothing Left to Burn': Family secrets exposed

by Tina Jordan | Sep 24, 2010
Jay Varner's coming-of-age memoir tells the story of his family's fiery past Read it

Marlo Thomas: Celebrity author alert

Sep 24, 2010
''Growing Up Laughing'' plus new paperback releases Read it

Book Review

Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk

by Leah Greenblatt | Sep 22, 2010

Nashville Chrome

by Clark Collis | Sep 22, 2010

C

by Keith Staskiewicz | Sep 22, 2010

The Wave

by Tina Jordan | Sep 22, 2010

By Nightfall

by Karen Valby | Sep 22, 2010

Hit List

Dan Snierson's Hit List

by Dan Snierson | Sep 24, 2010
10 hot topics for the week of September 24, 2010 Read it

Movie Article

Toronto Film Festival: A Critic's Take

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 24, 2010
Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, and Nicole Kidman were some of the stars at Toronto this year Read it

Movie Review

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 25, 2010

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole

by Jeff Labrecque | Sep 25, 2010

Waiting for 'Superman'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 25, 2010

Buried

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 25, 2010

Howl

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 25, 2010

Jack Goes Boating

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 25, 2010

Kings of Pastry

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 25, 2010

Case 39

by Chris Nashawaty | Sep 29, 2010

Movie on DVD Review

Iron Man 2 (DVD)

by Jeff Jensen | Sep 25, 2010

Music Article

Bruno Mars: Triumph and trouble

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Sep 24, 2010
The man behind four of summer's hottest hits is about to release his debut album. But will a surprising drug arrest derail his budding career? Read it

Hot new singles

by Leah Greenblatt | Sep 24, 2010
Kanye West's ''Runaway,'' Willow Smith's ''Whip My Hair,'' and more of the fall's freshest tracks Read it

What's that song? Cool tunes from ads

by Leah Greenblatt | Sep 24, 2010
Music we love from Apple iPad, Honda, BlackBerry and other commercials Read it

Music Review

Hands All Over

by Leah Greenblatt | Sep 22, 2010

Hemingway's Whiskey

by Whitney Pastorek | Sep 22, 2010

Record Collection

by Brad Wete | Sep 22, 2010

Le Noise

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Sep 22, 2010

No Gravity

by Tanner Stransky | Sep 22, 2010

You Get What You Give

by Whitney Pastorek | Sep 21, 2010

Clapton

by Greg Kot | Sep 21, 2010

Enjoy Yourself

by Mikael Wood | Sep 21, 2010

The Sound of Sunshine

by Jon Dolan | Sep 21, 2010

News + Notes

Toronto Film Festival: The Oscar race heats up

by Dave Karger | Sep 24, 2010
Hot tickets like James Franco's ''127 Hours'' and Natalie Portman's ''Black Swan'' could be among Oscar's most promising contenders Read it

The Long Road Back To Dallas

by Lynette Rice | Sep 24, 2010

Zachary Quinto takes the stage in 'Angels in America'

by Adam Markovitz | Sep 24, 2010
The 'Star Trek' star tackles the Tony Kushner play in an Off-Broadway revival Read it

Lindsay Lohan needs to go away and get better. Now.

by Brad Wete | Sep 24, 2010
Plus Penelope Cruz, Casey Affleck, and more celebrities making news the week of September 24, 2010 Read it

Style Hunter: Maggie Q's red bikini in 'Nikita'

by Archana Ram | Sep 24, 2010
Also, Don Draper's ''Mad Men'' gym bag, and more Read it

News Article

Amanda Bynes: More please! (For real.)

by Whitney Pastorek | Sep 24, 2010
Plus Jennifer Lopez as 'Idol' judge, 'Battlestar Galactica' cast updates, and more stuff we're buzzing about on our website Read it

TV Review

Running Wilde

by Ken Tucker | Sep 22, 2010

Hawaii Five-0

by Ken Tucker | Sep 22, 2010

The Ausiello Files

The Ausiello Files: J.J. Abrams plots Ben-Locke reunion

by Michael Ausiello | Sep 24, 2010
Also, Murphy Brown checks into ''House'' and the ''Community'' cast gets animated Read it

The Bullseye

The Bullseye: October 1, 2010

Sep 24, 2010
Emma Stone, ''The Event,'' and ''My Generation'' made pop culture news this week Read it

The Hollywood Insider

The Hollywood Insider: 'Spartacus' loses lead

by Lynette Rice, Nicole Sperling | Sep 24, 2010
Andy Whitfield departs the Starz gladiator series, and Ed Burns goes digital Read it

The Pop of King

Stephen King on pop music

by Stephen King | Sep 24, 2010
''Brown Eyed Girl,'' ''Subterranean Homesick Blues,'' and other great songs that take you higher and higher Read it