Sep 26, 1997

Issue #398

Cover Story

Mariah Carey: The real story

by Degen Pener | Sep 26, 1997
Behind the scenes of her busted marriage with Sony Music chief Tommy Mottola and her controversial new album ''Butterfly'' Read it
Magazine Cover (Sep 26, 1997)

Encore

Bob Dylan's big break

by David Hadju | Sep 26, 1997
One performance in 1961 transformed a scruffy Greenwich Village nobody into a rising folk star Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Dave Karger | Sep 26, 1997
Celebrity news for the week of September 26, 1997 Read it

Book Article

The inside scoop on the book world

by Matthew Flamm | Sep 26, 1997
James McBride and ''Stray Dogs'' made news the week of September 26, 1997 Read it

Book Review

Magdalena the Sinner

by Megan Harlan | Sep 26, 1997

Pickford: The Woman Who Made Hollywood

by L.S. Klepp | Sep 26, 1997

Man Crazy

by Katherine Hazelwood | Sep 26, 1997

In the Bag

by Margot Mifflin | Sep 26, 1997

Even the Stars Look Lonesome

by Megan Harlan | Sep 26, 1997

At the Owl Woman Saloon

by Vanessa V. Friedman | Sep 26, 1997

The Royals

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 26, 1997

The Other Woman

by Dana Kennedy | Sep 26, 1997

Timequake

by L.S. Klepp | Sep 26, 1997

Cover Story

Mariah Carey: The real story

by Degen Pener | Sep 26, 1997
Behind the scenes of her busted marriage with Sony Music chief Tommy Mottola and her controversial new album ''Butterfly'' Read it

Digital Review

The Lost World: Jurassic Park

by Gary Eng Walk | Sep 26, 1997

Mail Page

Mail from our readers

Sep 26, 1997
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Movie Article

This week in Hollywood

by Gregg Kilday | Sep 26, 1997
David Caruso and ''The Gingerbread Man'' made movie news the week of September 26, 1997 Read it

This week in Hollywood

by Steve Daly | Sep 26, 1997
''In & Out'' made movie news the week of September 26, 1997 Read it

Toronto Film Festival review

by Lisa Schwarzbaum, Owen Gleiberman | Sep 26, 1997
Movies such as ''Boogie Nights'' and ''The Wings of the Dove'' were in the spotlight at the 22nd annual event Read it

Movie Review

In & Out

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 26, 1997

Different For Girls

by Owen Gleiberman | Sep 26, 1997

A Thousand Acres

by Owen Gleiberman | Sep 26, 1997

Music Article

This week on the music beat

by Tom Sinclair | Sep 26, 1997
Negativland and Master P made news the week of September 26, 1997 Read it

Music Review

Homogenic

by David Browne | Sep 26, 1997

Those Were the Days

by Steve Futterman | Sep 26, 1997

Thank God for Believers

by Alanna Nash | Sep 26, 1997

Men in Black

by David Browne | Sep 26, 1997

Dots and Loops

by Tom Sinclair | Sep 26, 1997

Paint It Blue: Songs of the Rolling Stones

by Steve Futterman | Sep 26, 1997

Vegas

by Ethan Smith | Sep 26, 1997

Evolution

by Jeremy Helligar | Sep 26, 1997

The Big Picture

by Tom Lanham | Sep 26, 1997

Spice

by Ken Tucker | Sep 26, 1997

Trysome Eatone

by Jeremy Helligar | Sep 26, 1997

Bringing Down the Horse

by Steven Mirkin | Sep 26, 1997

Barafundle

by Ethan Smith | Sep 26, 1997

Paramount

by Julie Taraska | Sep 26, 1997

Turn the Dark Off

by Matt Diehl | Sep 26, 1997

Just Between You and Me

by Alanna Nash | Sep 26, 1997

R U Ready

by Matt Diehl | Sep 26, 1997

When I Was Born for the 7th Time

by David Browne | Sep 26, 1997

When Disaster Strikes

by Matt Diehl | Sep 26, 1997

The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings

by Steve Futterman | Sep 26, 1997

News Article

Entertainment news for September 26, 1997

by Joe Dziemianowicz | Sep 26, 1997
''In & Out,'' and ''A Thousand Acres'' made headlines this week Read it

The Net's stealth movie critics

by David Poland | Sep 26, 1997
Websites like Harry Knowles' ''Ain't It Cool News'' sneak viewers into test screenings to provide early buzz on movies Read it

Fan fiction on the web

by Patrizia DiLucchio | Sep 26, 1997
''Star Trek'' and ''X-Files'' fans show their devotion online by churning out their own stories about the characters Read it

''SNL'' advice to ''ER''

Sep 26, 1997
Molly Shannon, Colin Quinn, and others offer pointers for the medical drama cast on their first live show Read it

Broadcast snooze: The Emmys

by Tricia Laine | Sep 26, 1997
The 49th Annual Primetime awards hosted by Bryant Gumbel were more tired than usual Read it

Entertainment news for September 26, 1997

by Dan Snierson | Sep 26, 1997
Guest stars on ''The X-Files'' made headlines this week Read it

Guilty pleasures from our readers

by Daniel Fierman | Sep 26, 1997
We asked and you responded with your deepest, darkest, most embarrassing secrets, from love of ''The Mirror Has Two Faces'' to ''The Dukes of Hazzard'' Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Sep 26, 1997
The 15 hottest topics the week of September 26, 1997 Read it

Kevin Anderson gets religious

by Chris Willman | Sep 26, 1997
The star is the heart of ABC's new clerical drama ''Nothing Sacred'' Read it

First look at ''Lost in Space''

by Benjamin Svetkey | Sep 26, 1997
The classic TV show is launching to the big screen with Matt LeBlanc and Gary Oldman Read it

Diana exposed in ''The Royals''

by Dana Kennedy | Sep 26, 1997
While the world mourns the death of the princess, a publisher straddles the line between good taste and a quick buck with Kitty Kelley's gossipy portrait Read it

Love for Bob Newhart

by Bruce Fretts | Sep 26, 1997
We count the reasons we adore the star of ''George & Leo'' Read it

''Cold Mountain'' man

by Alexandra Jacobs | Sep 26, 1997
Author Charles Frazier's romantic Civil War tale is the year's biggest hit Read it

Celebrity cybertalk

Sep 26, 1997
Quotes found online this week from Jennifer Grey, Sean Penn, Belinda Carlisle, and more Read it

''The Full Monty'' online

by Caren Weiner | Sep 26, 1997
In a promo website for the film, UK residents were invited to bare all for a contest to win a trip to Spain Read it

The celeb-paparazzi war

by A.J. Jacobs | Sep 26, 1997
In the aftermath of Princess Diana's death, photographers have protested criticism from stars by refusing to shoot Sylvester Stallone, Fran Drescher, and more Read it

Sound Bites

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Sep 26, 1997
TV's funniest lines from September 19 to September 25, 1997 Read it

TV Article

The latest news from the TV beat

by Joe Flint | Sep 26, 1997
''Over the Top'' and ''Monday Night Football'' made news the week of September 26, 1997 Read it

Analyzing TV shrinks

by A.J. Jacobs | Sep 26, 1997
Gerry ''Fitz'' Fitzgerald from ''Cracker,'' Jonathan Katz from ''Dr. Katz: Professional Therapist,'' and more are examined Read it

TV Review

Dharma & Greg

by Ken Tucker | Sep 26, 1997

Veronica's Closet

by Ken Tucker | Sep 26, 1997

Cracker

by Ken Tucker | Sep 26, 1997

Video Article

Legacy: Burgess Meredith

by Michael Sauter | Sep 26, 1997
Remembering the 60s Penguin from ''Batman'' Read it

Video Review

Truly, Madly, Deeply

by Ty Burr | Sep 26, 1997

Mr. Wonderful

by Ty Burr | Sep 26, 1997

The English Patient

by Ty Burr | Sep 26, 1997

Hype!

by David Browne | Sep 26, 1997

Ulysses' Gaze

by Denise Lanctot | Sep 26, 1997

The Elementary School

by Michael Sauter | Sep 26, 1997

Fun

by Mike D'Angelo | Sep 26, 1997

Grind

by Mike D'Angelo | Sep 26, 1997

Selena

by Michael Sauter | Sep 26, 1997

Commandments

by Ty Burr | Sep 26, 1997

Some Mother's Son

by Michael Sauter | Sep 26, 1997
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