Oct 29, 1993

Issue #194

Cover Story

Shades of 'NYPD Blue'

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 29, 1993
ABC's steamy cop series is drawing big audiences -- not to mention big protests Read it
Magazine Cover (Oct 29, 1993)

Encore

'Rebel Without a Cause': A Retrospective

by Ty Burr | Oct 29, 1993
James Dean defined the angry loner in the classic movie 38 years ago Read it

Book Article

Judy Blume: Q&A

by Susan Stewart | Oct 29, 1993
The book queen of young readers returns with "Here's to You, Rachel Robinson" Read it

Pete Townshend: See him, hear him, read him

by Bob Cannon | Oct 29, 1993
The Who founder's day job Read it

Book Review

Children's Book Reviews

by Leonard S. Marcus, Michele Landsberg | Oct 29, 1993
'My Lunch Box'; 'My Tool Box'; 'My Toy Box'; 'My Work Box'; 'Crocodile Snaps! Kangaroo Jumps!'; 'When This Box Is Full'; 'The Sweetest Fig'; 'Here's to You, Rachel Robinson'; and 'The Great Migration: An American Story' Read it

President Kennedy: Profile of Power

by Gene Lyons | Oct 29, 1993

Madam 90210

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 29, 1993

The Long-Distance Runner: A Memoir

by L.S. Klepp | Oct 29, 1993

Cover Story

Shades of 'NYPD Blue'

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 29, 1993
ABC's steamy cop series is drawing big audiences -- not to mention big protests Read it

'NYPD Blue''s Top Cops

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 29, 1993
On the beat with the stars of TV's hottest new drama Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Oct 29, 1993
What the country is talking about this week ... Read it

Movie Article

Tim Burton's ghost in the machine

by Steve Daly | Oct 29, 1993
The animated "Nightmare Before Christmas" haunts Disney with the question, can naughty be nice? Read it

'The River Wild': Jeffrey Katzenberg and the stream team

by Anne Thompson | Oct 29, 1993
The true-life inspiration for the new Meryl Streep thriller Read it

'Cowgirls' Unhitched

by Marshall Fine | Oct 29, 1993
The new Gus Van Sant movie gets pulled from fall schedule Read it

Movie Review

Mr. Wonderful

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 29, 1993

Music Article

Educating Reba McIntire

by Jess Cagle | Oct 29, 1993
How did a proud, red-haired okie build an empire from a voice of gold and nerves of steel? Read it

The Velvet Underground, splitsville again

by Robert Seidenberg | Oct 29, 1993
Lou Reed and John Cale clash, leading to the band's second break-up Read it

Music Review

MCMXCIII

by David Browne | Oct 29, 1993

The Song Remembers When

by Alanna Nash | Oct 29, 1993

Unplugged

by Michele Romero | Oct 29, 1993

World Gone Wrong

by Greg Sandow | Oct 29, 1993

News Article

'The Simpsons: The Next Generation'?

by Ty Burr | Oct 29, 1993
30 years from now, today's stars will be tomorrow's nostalgia Read it

Robert Altman: The guff of legend

by Gregg Kilday | Oct 29, 1993
What they talk about when they talk about the director of "Short Cuts" Read it

Flashes: 'Addams Family' babies, Julia Roberts and a Keanu cameo

by Bronwen Hruska , Melina Gerosa , Michael Szymanski, Cindy Pearlman, Gregg Kilday | Oct 29, 1993
Hollywood news and notes from around town Read it

'Demolition Man': Starring Taco Bell

by Nisid Hajari | Oct 29, 1993
The fast food chain opts to be rated R Read it

Udder contempt in 'I Love Trouble'

Oct 29, 1993
New Julia Roberts movie faces some angry dairy farmers Read it

Sound Bites

Sound Bites

Oct 29, 1993
The funniest TV lines from the week of Oct. 29, 1993 Read it

TV Article

'The Chevy Chase Show': Down and out

by Dana Kennedy | Oct 29, 1993
The war for late-night supremacy takes its first casualty: Chevy Read it

Soap Operas on the ropes

by Dana Kennedy | Oct 29, 1993
Why the daytime dramas are taking a bath in the ratings Read it

'Xuxa': TV's Hot Brazil Nut

by Ken Tucker | Oct 29, 1993
The offbeat kids' show host makes a splash Read it

Ren and Stimpy: The Next 30 Years

by Ty Burr | Oct 29, 1993
The crude cartoons reflect on their glory days Read it

TV Review

Martha Stewart Living

by Ken Tucker | Oct 29, 1993

The Great Depression

by Ken Tucker | Oct 29, 1993

Columbo: It's All In The Game

by Ken Tucker | Oct 29, 1993

Boy Meets World

by Ken Tucker | Oct 29, 1993

Video Article

All the Presidents' (Favorite) Movies

by Chris Nashawaty | Oct 29, 1993
The beloved films of our country's leaders Read it

Video Review

Born Yesterday

by Lawrence O'Toole | Oct 29, 1993

Born Yesterday

by Lawrence O'Toole | Oct 29, 1993