Nov 01, 1996

Issue #351

Cover Story

Switchitters

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 01, 1996
Madonna, Whoopi Goldberg, Jim Carrey, and others are changing their role choices to revive their careers Read it
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Mail

Mail from our readers

Nov 01, 1996
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't, on ''That Thing You Do!,'' Gene Hackman, and more Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Tom Sinclair, Anna Holmes | Nov 01, 1996
Mick Jagger's troubles and Prince's release to a new label made news the week of November 1, 1996 Read it

Book Article

Paperbacks

Nov 01, 1996
A look at ''You'll Never Make Love in This Town Again'' and ''Pandora's Clock'' Read it

Book Review

Rock Bottom: Dark Moments in Music Babylon

by Dana Kennedy | Nov 01, 1996

The Night in Question

by Margot Mifflin | Nov 01, 1996

Kinski Uncut

by L.S. Klepp | Nov 01, 1996

Gluttony

by Margot Mifflin | Nov 01, 1996

The Prestige

by Megan Harlan | Nov 01, 1996

Batman Collected

by Steve Daly | Nov 01, 1996

Life On the Line

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 01, 1996

Cover Story

Switchitters

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 01, 1996
Madonna, Whoopi Goldberg, Jim Carrey, and others are changing their role choices to revive their careers Read it

DVD Article

''Toy Story'' and ''Tron''

by Ty Burr | Nov 01, 1996
Disney's latest animation soared, while its first foray into computer graphics flopped Read it

Movie sounds

by Steve Daly | Nov 01, 1996
A new home-theater format for audiophiles Read it

Internet Review

Paradise Lost

by Ty Burr | Nov 01, 1996

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 01, 1996
The 15 hottest topics from the week of November 1, 1996 Read it

Laserdisc Review

Days of Heaven

by Steve Simels | Nov 01, 1996

Robert Schimmel Comes Clean

by Bob Strauss | Nov 01, 1996

Movie Article

Box office returns

by David Hochman | Nov 01, 1996
Every Sunday, movie studios use statistics and sorcery to conjure winning results for the weekend's premieres Read it

Christmas rushes

by Judy Brennan | Nov 01, 1996
The showdown between ''101 Dalmatians'' and ''Space Jam'' Read it

What's next with ''Batman and Robin''

by Ethan Smith | Nov 01, 1996
We report on what's been keeping Joel Schumacher and crew busy Read it

Hollywood feuds

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 01, 1996
From Shannen Doherty and Molly Ringwald to Ted Turner and Rupert Murdoch, a look at celebrities who just can't get along Read it

Bumped films

by Dave Karger | Nov 01, 1996
From Ang Lee's ''The Ice Storm'' to Woody Allen's ''Everyone Says I Love You,'' a pile of fall movies have been bumped to winter and beyond Read it

''Swingers'' slang

by Jason Cochran | Nov 01, 1996
Jon Favreau talks about finding the lingo for his recent film Read it

Rising stars

by Dave Karger | Nov 01, 1996
Five savvy stars who got over their career slumps Read it

''Sleepers'' studs

by Jessica Shaw | Nov 01, 1996
The recent film offers both Brad Pitt and Jason Patric as eye candy Read it

Sylvester Stallone's speech

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 01, 1996
A run-down of the brawny actor's recent ''Charlie Rose'' appearance Read it

Wavering stars

by David Hochman | Nov 01, 1996
A look at Geena Davis, Johnny Depp, and other wayward stars Read it

Movie Review

The Associate

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 01, 1996

Jude

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 01, 1996

Sleepers

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 01, 1996

Looking for Richard

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 01, 1996

Swingers

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 01, 1996

Music Article

Phish goes mainstream

by Jeff Gordinier | Nov 01, 1996
The ''Billy Breathes'' group expands their legions of fans Read it

Music videos old and new

by Ira Robbins | Nov 01, 1996
A 60's all-star concert makes the alterna-rockers look tired Read it

Toni Basil and ''That Thing You Do!''

by Dave Karger | Nov 01, 1996
The ''Mickey'' one-hit-wonder choreographed Tom Hanks' directorial debut Read it

A ''Star Wars'' album

by Casey Davidson | Nov 01, 1996
The Christmas-themed disc includes a young Bon Jon Jovi Read it

Music videos

by Jim Farber | Nov 01, 1996
A look at pieces from Alanis Morisette, Republica, and others Read it

Music Review

The Grand Encounter

by Chip Deffaa | Nov 01, 1996

Small Faces: The Anthology 1965-1967

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 01, 1996

Total Control

by Matt Diehl | Nov 01, 1996

Setting Sun

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 01, 1996

Fountains of Wayne

by Mike Flaherty | Nov 01, 1996

Year of the Rat

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 01, 1996

Drunk With Power

by Kipp Cheng | Nov 01, 1996

True Life Blues: The Songs of Bill Monroe

by Tony Scherman | Nov 01, 1996

Sunday Morning Music

by Mike Flaherty | Nov 01, 1996

Robi Rob's Clubworld

by Jeremy Helligar | Nov 01, 1996

Dead Inside

by Steven Mirkin | Nov 01, 1996

Everything I Love

by Alanna Nash | Nov 01, 1996

Remember

by Bob Cannon | Nov 01, 1996

Mouth

by William Stevenson | Nov 01, 1996

Mic City Sons

by Ethan Smith | Nov 01, 1996

The Day

by David Browne | Nov 01, 1996

Dance Into the Light

by David Browne | Nov 01, 1996

News Article

Flashes

by David Poland | Nov 01, 1996
The top entertainment news for the week of November 1, 1996 Read it

Cybertalk

Nov 01, 1996
The best net quotes from the week of November 1, 1996 Read it

Building a Computer

Nov 01, 1996
Philips Media's latest ''Cybercrafts'' installment gives budding engineers hands-on learning Read it

Sound Bites

Sound Bites

Nov 01, 1996
The top TV quotes from the week of November 1, 1996 Read it

TV Article

''Star Trek'' memories

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 01, 1996
''Deep Space Nine'' invades classic footage in honor of the sci-fi show's 30th anniversary Read it

Political ads

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 01, 1996
A comparison of recent Bob Dole and Bill Clinton public announcements Read it

TV Review

Homicide: Life on the Street

by Bob Strauss | Nov 01, 1996

Public Morals

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 01, 1996

Video Review

Denise Calls Up

by Joe Neumaier | Nov 01, 1996

Moll Flanders

by Marion Hart | Nov 01, 1996

Halfmoon

by Michael Sauter | Nov 01, 1996

$hopping

by Ira Robbins | Nov 01, 1996

Beautiful Girls

by Joe Neumaier | Nov 01, 1996

Videogame Review

The Pink Panther's Passport to Peril

by Kipp Cheng | Nov 01, 1996

Under the Covers

by Ethan Smith | Nov 01, 1996

Lighthouse: The Dark Beginning

by Bob Strauss | Nov 01, 1996