Feb 15, 2013

Issue #1246

Cover Story

A New Voyage

by Geoff Boucher | Feb 08, 2013
Four years ago, J.J. Abrams gave the ''Star Trek'' franchise a shot of adrenaline. Now the director is back with ''Into Darkness.'' Inside summer's most anticipated movie [MDASH] and Abrams' surprise decision to take on a whole different galaxy next. Read it
Magazine Cover (Feb 15, 2013)

Features

Under The Gun

by Josh Rottenberg, Lynette Rice, Darren Franich | Feb 08, 2013
Once again, Hollywood is on the defensive about violence in movies, TV, and videogames. So will anything change—including our appetite for destruction. Read it

Spock's Ears: The Origin Story

by Bronwyn Barnes | Feb 08, 2013
EW explores the history of those iconic points — which were almost nixed early in the series Read it

How About That Star Wars News?!

by Geoff Boucher | Feb 08, 2013
J.J. Abrams is mum about specific plans. ''I want to do the fans proud,'' he said last month. ''I want to make sure the story is something that touches people.'' Here's what his Star Trek colleagues have to say. Read it

Feedback

Feedback: Feb 15 2013

Feb 08, 2013
You talk, we listen Read it

Monitor

Monitor: Feb. 14 2013

by Nuzhat Naoreen | Feb 08, 2013
Monitor: Feb. 14 2013 Read it

Montior

And the award for best lunch goes to...

Feb 08, 2013
The Oscars luncheon is the place to see celebrities Read it

Book Article

An acclaimed novelist takes YA back in time

by Stephan Lee | Feb 08, 2013
Ruta Sepetys — author of last year's acclaimed WWII-era novel ''Between Shades of Gray'' — returns with ''Out of the Easy,'' a haunting peek at the life of a teenage girl in 1950s New Orleans. Read it

Book Review

The House Girl

by Melissa Maerz | Feb 08, 2013

Wise Men

by Thom Geier | Feb 08, 2013

Scent Of Darkness

by Melissa Maerz | Feb 08, 2013

Above All Things

by Thom Geier | Feb 08, 2013

The Dinner

by Melissa Maerz | Feb 08, 2013

Vampires in the Lemon Grove

by Keith Staskiewicz | Feb 13, 2013

We Live in Water

by Stephan Lee | Feb 08, 2013

The Middle Men

by Keith Staskiewicz | Feb 08, 2013

Cover Story

A New Voyage

by Geoff Boucher | Feb 08, 2013
Four years ago, J.J. Abrams gave the ''Star Trek'' franchise a shot of adrenaline. Now the director is back with ''Into Darkness.'' Inside summer's most anticipated movie — and Abrams' surprise decision to take on a whole different galaxy next. Read it

DVD Review

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

by Chris Nashawaty | Feb 08, 2013

Movie Article

Oscar Nominees' Early Gems

by Chris Nashawaty | Feb 08, 2013
The résumés of this year's contenders are brimming with fantastic, if lesser-known, movies. Here's a selection. Read it

Movie Preview

Side Effects

by Owen Gleiberman | Feb 15, 2013

Movie Review

Identity Thief

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Feb 08, 2013

Lincoln Lady

by Solvej Schou | Feb 08, 2013
Costume designer Joanna Johnston on her first Oscar nomination, working with Steven Spielberg, and how she helped bring Abraham Lincoln back to life. Read it

Koch

by Owen Gleiberman | Feb 08, 2013

The Gatekeepers

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Feb 08, 2013

Music Article

On my IPod Emmy Rossum

by Ray Rahman | Feb 08, 2013
The 26-year-old actress has a major YA-franchise movie ('Beautiful Creatures', out Feb. 14), a new album ('Sentimental Journey', out now), an acclaimed TV show ('Shameless', Sundays, 9 p.m. on Showtime) — and eclectic taste in music. Read it

Singles: Feb. 8 2013

by Kyle Anderson, Ray Rahman, Melissa Maerz, Melissa Maerz | Feb 08, 2013
Our grades on singles and albums this week Read it

Josh Groban Gets The Last Laugh

by Melissa Maerz | Feb 08, 2013
Part pop-opera superstar, part jokester, he might be the most famous "croonermedian." But is his music all that funny? Read it

Solange

by Ray Rahman | Feb 08, 2013
With a lauded new set of songs, Beyoncé's younger sister emerges with a vision, sound, and look all her own Read it

Music Review

Singles Swap

Feb 08, 2013
EW recommends songs similar to the ones you already love Read it

News and Notes

'Boy Meets World' reboot ginds its kirl

by Nuzhat Naoreen | Feb 08, 2013
Learn all about the jirl! Read it

Sound Bites: Feb. 15 2013

Feb 08, 2013
Our favorite quotes from the week Read it

Dan Snierson's Hit List: Feb. 15 2013

by Dan Snierson | Feb 08, 2013
Justin Bieber, ''30 Rock'' ice cream, and a Chinese version of ''Friends'' Read it

Beyond Bella And Edward

by Sara Vilkomerson, Stephan Lee | Feb 08, 2013
Supernatural teen romances like the buzzy hit Warm Bodies and the upcoming ''Beautiful Creatures'' look to fill the void left by ''Twilight.'' Read it

The Dirty Secret About 'Scandal'

Feb 08, 2013
The ABC drama about a political crisis manager is the most ridiculous, chaotic bat#@!*-crazy show on television. It's also one of the best. Read it

Sound Bites: Feb. 15 2013

Feb 15, 2013
Our favorite bites of the week Read it

Brutal Winter For TV

by James Hibberd | Feb 15, 2013
NBC's ratings are in a deep freeze, and the season has yet to produce even one mainstream hit for the other networks. Time to panic? Read it

TV Article

Viva Fey's Revolution! '30 Rock' Signs Off

by Ken Tucker | Feb 08, 2013
After 138 episodes and 14 Emmy wins, NBC's quirky comedy unspooled its final send-up on Jan. 31. Critic Ken Tucker ponders where the series' last episode falls on the spectrum of famous TV-show finales. Read it

Molly Shannon On 'Enlightened'

by Melissa Maerz | Feb 08, 2013
The ''SNL'' alum and all-around funny lady is a wonder to behold in her guest stint on HBO's comedy (Sundays, 9:30 p.m.) starting Feb. 10. Here's why. Read it

TV Review

Killing Lincoln

by Ken Tucker | Feb 08, 2013

'Cops'' Cover-Up Artist

by Dan Snierson | Feb 08, 2013
Naked bodies, naked bodies, whatcha gonna do? You're gonna blur them, that's what! Meet Mitsuo Goto, the post producer for Fox's ''COPS'' (Saturdays, 8 p.m.), who keeps the show (mostly) respectable. Read it

Wardrobe Notes

Lucy Liu As Watson On 'Elementary'

by Nakisha Williams | Feb 08, 2013
How Watson became a lady Read it
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