Nov 24, 1995

Issue #302

Cover Story

Holiday Movie Preview '95

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh, Steve Daly, A.J. Jacobs, Gregg Kilday | Nov 24, 1995
''Casino,'' ''Heat,'' ''Toy Story,'' and ''Jumanji'' head the list of the hottest flicks Read it
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Encore

The high-flying story of D.B. Cooper

by Geoff Williams | Nov 24, 1995
The hijacker leapt from a jetliner into history 24 years ago Read it

Monitor

Monitor

Nov 24, 1995
Celebrity news for November 24, 1995 Read it

Book Article

Holiday Book Preview '95

Nov 24, 1995
A selection of the season's best offerings, including Ilene Beckerman's ''Love, Loss, and What I Wore,'' ''The Art of the New Yorker,'' and a new title from Barbara Kingsolver Read it

Chris Van Allsburg's classics re-released

by Erica K. Cardozo | Nov 24, 1995
''The Polar Express'' and ''Jumanji'' are being reissued for the holiday season Read it

Book Review

So Far...

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 24, 1995

Red Earth and Pouring Rain

by Daneet Steffens | Nov 24, 1995

Tom: The Unknown Tennessee Williams

by Megan Harlan | Nov 24, 1995

The Making of a Detective

by Jennifer Kornreich | Nov 24, 1995

David Brinkley: A Memoir

by Michael Giltz | Nov 24, 1995

Puerto Vallarta Squeeze

by Gene Lyons | Nov 24, 1995

Cover Story

Holiday Movie Preview '95

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh, Steve Daly, A.J. Jacobs, Gregg Kilday | Nov 24, 1995
''Casino,'' ''Heat,'' ''Toy Story,'' and ''Jumanji'' head the list of the hottest flicks Read it

DVD Article

Holiday Video Preview '95

Nov 24, 1995
We check out the key releases, including the ''Bond 007 Gift Set,'' ''A Flintstones Christmas Carol,'' and ''Black Adder'' Read it

The perils of film continuity

by George Mannes | Nov 24, 1995
Donnie and Stuart Smalley experience a set of magic balls in ''Stuart Saves His Family'' Read it

Digital Review

Mortal Kombat 3

by Gary Eng Walk | Nov 24, 1995

Emergency Room

by Ken Neville | Nov 24, 1995

The Cartoon Guide to Physics

by Harold Goldberg | Nov 24, 1995

Microsoft Cinemania 96

by John R. Quain | Nov 24, 1995

Internet Review

Film Music

by Bob Strauss | Nov 24, 1995

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 24, 1995
The 15 hottest topics the week of November 24, 1995 Read it

Mail Page

Mail from our readers

Nov 24, 1995
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Movie Review

Toy Story

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 24, 1995

Goldeneye

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 24, 1995

It Takes Two

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 24, 1995

The Crossing Guard

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 24, 1995

Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls

by Ken Tucker | Nov 24, 1995

Music Article

Holiday Music Preview '95

Nov 24, 1995
The best music releases, including Frank Sinatra's ''The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings,'' Tom Petty's ''Playback,'' and George Strait's ''Strait out of the Box'' Read it

Music Review

Seven

by Ty Burr | Nov 24, 1995

The Bridge

by Jim Farber | Nov 24, 1995

R. Kelly

by Ken Tucker | Nov 24, 1995

The Ghost of Tom Joad

by David Browne | Nov 24, 1995

P

by Mike Flaherty | Nov 24, 1995

''I Will Remember You''

by Tony Scherman | Nov 24, 1995

Welcome to the Neighborhood

by Jim Farber | Nov 24, 1995

Seven

by Ty Burr | Nov 24, 1995

The Wheel Keeps on Rollin'

by Alanna Nash | Nov 24, 1995

Something to Remember

by Ken Tucker | Nov 24, 1995

Here's to the Ladies

by David Hajdu | Nov 24, 1995

Liquid Swords

by Dimitri Ehrlich | Nov 24, 1995

White Man's Burden

by Dimitri Ehrlich | Nov 24, 1995

Ozzmosis

by Chuck Eddy | Nov 24, 1995

Souvenirs

by Alanna Nash | Nov 24, 1995

News Article

Holiday Multimedia Preview '95

Nov 24, 1995
We check out the latest CD-ROMs and videogames, including ''Voodoo Lounge'' from the Rolling Stones, ''Star Fighter,'' and ''Total Eclipse Turbo'' Read it

Holiday Broadway Preview '95

by Jess Cagle | Nov 24, 1995
We're excited about ''Hello, Dolly!,'' ''Moon Over Buffalo,'' and ''The Tempest'' Read it

The season for image makeovers

by Jess Cagle | Nov 24, 1995
We take a look at some proven image makeover techniques, as employed by Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis and Mel Gibson Read it

Book News for November 24, 1995

Nov 24, 1995
Betty Eadie's ''Embraced by the Light'' inspires a spate of parodies Read it

Autumn fallout leaves Hollywood shell-shocked

by Anne Thompson | Nov 24, 1995
Only ''Seven'' and ''Get Shorty'' two clear winners emerged in a season of glaring flops Read it

''Grease!'' Is Still The Word

by Jess Cagle | Nov 24, 1995
Rosie O'Donnell, Brooke Shields, and Jon Secada are amongst the big names keeping turnstiles rolling at the hit production Read it

Battleship makes a pop culture comeback

by Jessica Shaw | Nov 24, 1995
Appearances in ''Batman Forever,'' ''Toy Story,'' and ''Newsradio'' signify a new-found fame for the popular board game Read it

Entertainment news for November 24, 1995

Nov 24, 1995
Sean Penn, ''The Crucible'' and Shaquille O'Neal made headlines this week Read it

Film career runs in the family

by Glenn Kenny | Nov 24, 1995
Ron Howard's younger sibling, Clint, features as a Mission Control technician in his brother's movie, ''Apollo 13'' Read it

Beatles on the internet

by Ty Burr | Nov 24, 1995
Reviews of The Internet Beatles Album, The ''Official'' rec.music.beatles Home Page, Backwards Beatles, and the John Lennon Web Page Read it

What stars are saying online

Nov 24, 1995
Quotes from Stephen Baldwin, Roger Corman, Ozzy Osbourne, and Chris Carter the week of November 24, 1995 Read it

Movie News for November 24, 1995

Nov 24, 1995
Anne Bancroft reprises Mrs. Robinson in ''Home for the Holidays'' Read it

How Whitney Houston got hooked on singing

by Chris Willman | Nov 24, 1995
The star of ''Waiting to Exhale'' has contributed her voice to the soundtrack Read it

Music News for November 24, 1995

Nov 24, 1995
Ozzy Osbourne does Forrest Gump, as MTV undergoes Makeover Madness Read it

Licence to kill a career

by Dana Kennedy | Nov 24, 1995
We chat with one-time 007 George Lazenby Read it

Hollywood turns to the devil

by Ryan Murphy | Nov 24, 1995
Why ''The Eighteenth Angel'' and ''The Relic'' mean Hollywood is going to hell Read it

''The X-Files'' spawns sci-fi rivals

by Irv Letofsky | Nov 24, 1995
NBC, UPN and Fox seek to capitalize on the public's interest in sci-fi Read it

Stars out on the red carpet

by Degen Pener | Nov 24, 1995
We catch up with Lauren Holly, Michael Douglas and Famke Janssen Read it

Is Robert Altman still a big player?

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 24, 1995
The director's latest flick, ''Kansas City'', is still searching for a distributor Read it

''Dead Man Walking'' soundtrack features star lineup

by Richard Natale | Nov 24, 1995
Tim Robbins talks about the film's music, featuring Bruce Springsteen, Johnny Cash, Patti Smith and Tom Waits Read it

David Guterson's first novel is a surprise success

by Matthew Flamm | Nov 24, 1995
''Snow Falling on Cedars'' passes 350,000 copies Read it

Don Rickles' big-screen comeback

by Steve Daly | Nov 24, 1995
The infamous stand-up comic talks about his contrasting roles in ''Toy Story'' and ''Casino'' Read it

Hollywood's smaller offerings

by Dave Karger | Nov 24, 1995
''Casino,'' ''Heat,'' ''Toy Story,'' and ''Jumanji'' head the list of the hottest flicks Read it

TV News for November 24, 1995

Nov 24, 1995
''Murder One'' receives a reprieve, but CBS is still shooting blanks with ''Central Park West'' Read it

Video News for November 24, 1995

Nov 24, 1995
Two new videos for parents propound the virtues of infant massage, and the joys of dirt Read it

Is Molly Ivins a plagiarist?

by Alanna Nash | Nov 24, 1995
A public row has broken out between the satirist and conservative commentator Florence King Read it

Quentin Tarantino's revised classics

by Glenn Kenny | Nov 24, 1995
We speculate how the legendary director's touch might have influenced ''Casablanca'' and ''Psycho'' Read it

Sound Bites

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Nov 24, 1995
TV's funniest lines the week of November 24, 1995 Read it

TV Article

Jonathan Katz brings a lighter side to psychiatry

by A.J. Jacobs | Nov 24, 1995
The comic and author speaks about ''Dr. Katz'' and its second season Read it

''Loving'' undergoes a big-budget transformation

by Alan Carter | Nov 24, 1995
ABC's ''The City'' is much improved over the program which spawned it Read it

''Hercules''' villainess gets her own spinoff

by A.J. Jacobs | Nov 24, 1995
Lucy Lawless chats about her expectations of her role as ''Xena: Warrior Princess'' Read it

TV Review

Xena: Warrior Princess

by Ken Tucker | Nov 24, 1995

Baywatch Nights

by Ken Tucker | Nov 24, 1995

Video Review

The Apollo Legacy

by Glenn Kenny | Nov 24, 1995

Bill Bellamy: Booty Call

by Caren Weiner | Nov 24, 1995

Tommy Davidson: Illin' in Philly

by Caren Weiner | Nov 24, 1995

Apollo 13

by Glenn Kenny | Nov 24, 1995

Forget Paris

by Melissa Pierson | Nov 24, 1995

Love After Love

by Melissa Pierson | Nov 24, 1995

Brett Butler: Sold Out

by Caren Weiner | Nov 24, 1995

The Band: The Authorized Video Biography

by Ira Robbins | Nov 24, 1995

Search and Destroy

by Michael Sauter | Nov 24, 1995

The Innocents

by Steve Simels | Nov 24, 1995
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