Oct 02, 1992

Issue #138

Cover Story

The tumultuous life of Marlon Brando

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 02, 1992
The actor's two children, Christian and Cheyenne, have kept the actor preoccupied with their legal and mental problems Read it
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Encore

The death of Janis Joplin

by Tim Appelo | Oct 02, 1992
In 1970, the rock and blues singer overdosed and became the stuff of legend Read it

Book Article

''The Measure of Our Success''

by Kate Meyers | Oct 02, 1992
Marian Wright Edelman's best-selling book enlightens readers with life lessons Read it

Book Review

A Question of Choice

by Suzanne Ruta | Oct 02, 1992

The Immortals

by Nisid Hajari | Oct 02, 1992

Hello Darling, Are You Working?

by Nisid Hajari | Oct 02, 1992

David Bailey: If We Shadows

by Suzanne Ruta | Oct 02, 1992

Ripley Under Water

by L.S. Klepp | Oct 02, 1992

Acceptable Risks

by Gene Lyons | Oct 02, 1992

Cover Story

The tumultuous life of Marlon Brando

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 02, 1992
The actor's two children, Christian and Cheyenne, have kept the actor preoccupied with their legal and mental problems Read it

Digital Review

Spartacus

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

The Alamo

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

Exodus

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Oct 02, 1992
The 15 hottes topics the week of October 2, 1992 Read it

Mail Page

Mail from our readers

Oct 02, 1992
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Movie Article

Marlon Brando's timeline

by Sharon Isaak | Jul 02, 2004
A snapshot of the actor's brilliant and eccentric career, from the early days to the early '90s Read it

Millions for Marlon Brando

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Jul 02, 2004
A guide to what the actor made on films like ''The Godfather,'' ''Superman,'' and others Read it

Staging ''Hero'''s plane crash

by Bruce Fretts | Oct 02, 1992
How the film's producers created a realistic scene Read it

Director's cut: ''Blade Runner''

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992
With no new footage, the real feat of the film’s restoration is its immaculate sound Read it

MGM gets erotic

by Jane Birnbaum | Oct 02, 1992
The studio prepares to market steamy films like ''The Lover'' and Madonna's ''Body of Evidence'' Read it

Retooling Woody Allen's script

by Steven Chandler | Oct 02, 1992
The movie maker tries to avoid parallels between ''Manhattan Murder Mystery'' and his real-life travails Read it

Joe Pesci the barber

by Frank Lovece , Nisid Hajari | Oct 02, 1992
A glimpse into the actor's first career Read it

Movie Review

Hero

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 02, 1992

Blade Runner

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 02, 1992

Mr. Saturday Night

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 02, 1992

Music Review

Beyond the Season

by Alanna Nash | Oct 02, 1992

Perfectly Frank

by David Hajdu | Oct 02, 1992

The Stiff Records Box Set

by Ira Robbins | Oct 02, 1992

Hear!

by Janiss Garza | Oct 02, 1992

The Way of the Vaselines: A Complete History

by Michele Romero | Oct 02, 1992

Sexy Versus

by Amy Linden | Oct 02, 1992

Lunapark

by Ira Robbins | Oct 02, 1992

Tubular Bells 2

by David Browne | Oct 02, 1992

Into the Skyline

by David Browne | Oct 02, 1992

Niice 'N Wiild

by Gordon Chambers | Oct 02, 1992

Digging in the Dirt

by Michele Romero | Oct 02, 1992

Dry

by Bill Wyman | Oct 02, 1992

King of the Slide Guitar

by Dave Marsh | Oct 02, 1992

Another Latin Timebomb

by Dave Marsh | Oct 02, 1992

Songs of Freedom

by Ty Burr | Oct 02, 1992

The Chase

by Alanna Nash | Oct 02, 1992

III Sides to Every Story

by Greg Sandow | Oct 02, 1992

News Article

Hollywood politicking

by Giselle Benatar | Oct 02, 1992
Barbra Streisand and Jack Nicholson are among the celebrities in attendance at a fundraiser for Bill Clinton Read it

Entertainment news for October 2, 1992

Oct 02, 1992
Andy Garcia, Howard Stern, Dan Aykroyd, and others made news this week Read it

King of Chess

by Brian Moran | Oct 02, 1992
Stats on the Bobby Fisher vs. Boris Spassky board battle Read it

Goodbye Helen Kushnick

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 02, 1992
NBC nixes ''The Tonight Show'''s executive producer Read it

TV Article

''The Little Mermaid'' adaptation

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992
CBS creates a TV series spun off from Disney's 1989 movie Read it

''The Amazing Live Sea Monkeys''

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Oct 02, 1992
Howie Mandel cooks up an inventive kid's TV series Read it

Poor ratings for Aaron Spelling

by Benjamin Svetkey, Alan Carter | Oct 02, 1992
From re-castings to cancellations, what the future holds for ''Melrose Place,'' ''The Heights,'' and others Read it

Bill Cosby on top

by Ron Hauge | Oct 02, 1992
What the highest-paid entertainer makes for typical tasks like making Jell-O Read it

''Martin'' offends

by Meredith Berkman | Oct 02, 1992
Censors at Fox-TV frustrate Martin Lawrence Read it

''Murphy Brown's'' rebuke

by Mark Harris | Oct 02, 1992
Candice Bergen's character fires back at Dan Quale's political remarks Read it

Ratings descend for ''I'll Fly Away''

by Kelli Pryor | Oct 02, 1992
The NBC drama may be TV's best show, but can it find the audience it deserves? Read it

Super-producers

by Bruce Fretts | Oct 02, 1992
Joshua Brand and John Falsey juggle ''I'll Fly Away,'' ''Northern Exposure,'' and ''Going to Extremes'' Read it

Letterboxed commercials

by Michael Kaplan | Oct 02, 1992
Why advertisers choose the ''widescreen'' look for their ads Read it

Jeffrey Meek of ''Raven''

by Alan Carter | Oct 02, 1992
The TV star scoffs at his hunk status Read it

TV Review

Wild West C.O.W.-Boys of Moo Mesa

by Jill Rachlin | Oct 02, 1992

Goof Troop

by Jill Rachlin | Oct 02, 1992

The Addams Family

by Jill Rachlin | Oct 02, 1992

Raw Toonage

by Bob Cannon | Oct 02, 1992

Fievel's American Tales

by Jill Rachlin | Oct 02, 1992

Crossroads

by Ken Tucker | Oct 02, 1992

Woops!

by Ken Tucker | Oct 02, 1992

Desperate Choices: To Save My Child

by Ken Tucker | Oct 02, 1992

Mystery!: Maigret

by Ken Tucker | Oct 02, 1992

Eek! The Cat

by Bob Cannon | Oct 02, 1992

California Dreams

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Oct 02, 1992

Name Your Adventure

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Feb 25, 2000

Running Mates

by Ken Tucker | Oct 02, 1992

Video Review

Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You

by Randy Shilts | Oct 02, 1992

Letha Weapon 2

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

Easy Money

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

Home Alone

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

My Cousin Vinny

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

Raging Bull

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

GoodFellas

by Steve Daly | Oct 02, 1992

Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000

by Michael Sauter | Oct 02, 1992

Falling from Grace

by Steve Simels | Oct 02, 1992

Cindy Crawford: Shape Your Body Workout

by Dotti Keagy | Oct 02, 1992

Criss Cross

by Jill Rachlin | Oct 02, 1992

KISS: X-Treme Close-Up

by David Browne | Oct 02, 1992

Stepfather III: Father's Day

by Doug Brod | Oct 02, 1992