Aug 17, 1990

Issue #27

Cover Story

Mel Gibson's latest film

by Dan Yakir | Aug 17, 1990
The actor plays another manic maverick in ''Air America'' Read it
Magazine Cover (Aug 17, 1990)

Tech

Elvis: The Great Performances

by Steve Simels | Aug 17, 1990

Book Article

Book news for August 17, 1990

by Tina Jordan | Aug 17, 1990
Fang Lizhi, Barbara Taylor Bradford, and Maida Heatter made news this week Read it

Book Review

Boone

by L.S. Klepp | Aug 17, 1990

The Stories Julian Tells

by Michele Landsberg | Aug 17, 1990

Get Shorty

by Josh Rubins | Aug 17, 1990

Summer

by Michele Landsberg | Aug 17, 1990

Dinah's Egg

by Michele Landsberg | Aug 17, 1990

Cover Story

Mel Gibson's latest film

by Dan Yakir | Aug 17, 1990
The actor plays another manic maverick in ''Air America'' Read it

DVD Article

Video news for August 17, 1990

by Jess Cagle | Aug 17, 1990
''Banned in the U.S.A.,'' ''The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover,'' and ''Nightline'' made news this week Read it

Movie Article

Mel Gibson: A filmography

by Steve Daly, Christopher Henrikson | Aug 17, 1990
A selection of the actor's notable performances during the last decade Read it

Movie news for August 17, 1990

by Melina Gerosa , Christopher Henrikson | Aug 17, 1990
''Problem Child,'' Glen Close, and ''Young Guns II'' made news this week Read it

Specialty: Divorce

by Michael Sauter | Aug 17, 1990
Domestic warfare in the movies, told with tears, fears, and laughs Read it

An excerpt from ''Mo' Better Blues''

Aug 17, 1990
Spike Lee writes about the inspiration for his latest film Read it

Talking with Randy Quaid

by Margot Dougherty | Aug 17, 1990
The actor has been working overtime with roles in ''Quick Change,'' ''Days of Thunder,'' and ''Texasville'' Read it

Movie Review

The Two Jakes

by Owen Gleiberman | Aug 17, 1990

Wild at Heart

by Owen Gleiberman | Aug 17, 1990

Music Article

Linda Rondstadt and Aaron Neville

by Ron Givens | Aug 17, 1990
Pop's unlikely couple doesn't miss a beat -- on the road or in the studio Read it

Music news for August 17, 1990

by Ron Givens | Aug 17, 1990
Prince and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles made news this week Read it

The Neville Brothers

by Ron Givens | Aug 17, 1990
After 13 years, are the siblings about to be an overnight sensation? Read it

Music Review

The Best of Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks

by Ira Robbins | Aug 17, 1990

The Birth of a Legend

by Ira Robbins | Aug 17, 1990

The Bud Powell Trio Plays

by Gary Giddins | Aug 17, 1990

The Best of Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks

by Greg Sandow | Feb 22, 2002

The Birth of a Legend (1963-1966)

by Ira Robbins | Aug 17, 1990

Bossanova

by Greg Sandow | Aug 17, 1990

World Clique

by Greg Sandow | Aug 17, 1990

O Eterno Deus Mu Danca

by Greg Sandow | Aug 17, 1990

Then & Now

by Greg Sandow | Aug 17, 1990

This is Criss!

by Gary Giddins | Aug 31, 1990

Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown

by Gary Giddins | Aug 31, 1990

Dinah Jams

by Gary Giddins | Aug 17, 1990

Peace is the World Smiling

by Susan Stewart | Aug 17, 1990

News Article

Goodbye to the Drive-In

Aug 17, 1990
What we'll miss when the outdoor movie houses disappear Read it

TV Article

Mail from our readers

Aug 17, 1990
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't on Ken Tucker's ''TV's 20 Best Golden Oldies'' Read it

TV news for August 17, 1990

by Mark Harris, Benjamin Svetkey | Aug 17, 1990
The Emmy Awards and Donald Trump made news this week Read it

TV Review

The Showtime 30-Minute Movie

by Ken Tucker | Aug 17, 1990

I'm Dangerous Tonight

by Ken Tucker | Aug 17, 1990

The Last Elephant

by Ken Tucker | Aug 17, 1990

Women & Men: Stories of Seduction

by Ken Tucker | Aug 17, 1990

Ferris Bueller

by Ken Tucker | Aug 17, 1990

Video Review

Slap Me Five

by Susan Stewart | Aug 17, 1990

Bumpety Boo

by Jeff Unger | Aug 17, 1990

Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller

by Valerie Monroe | Aug 17, 1990

Sweetie

by Barbara O'Dair | Aug 17, 1990

Madhouse

by Ty Burr | Aug 17, 1990

Downtown

by Ty Burr | Aug 17, 1990

A Hungarian Fairy Tale

by Michael Sauter | Aug 17, 1990