Nov 07, 1997

Issue #404

Cover Story

'Titanic'

Nov 07, 1997
Man overboard! After a production as lavish and pricey as the doomed ship itself, James Cameron finally unveils his epic film -- but will it be unsinkable? Read it
Magazine Cover (Nov 07, 1997)

Best-sellers

Pitt Lit

Nov 07, 1997
This week's best-seller's list Read it

Biz

A 'Monty' Haul: tracking the success of 'The Full Monty'

by Andrew Essex | Nov 07, 1997
It's a bare market for this immodest hit on both sides of the Atlantic Read it

Cybertalk

Love's Horrors

Nov 07, 1997
Star quotes on the Web Read it

Encore

'The Odd Couple' Sets Up House

Nov 07, 1997
Two beloved Neil Simon characters cohabitated on ABC — but didn't catch on until reruns Read it

Review

Play Review: 'Over the Top'

by Ken Tucker | Nov 07, 1997
Stage Coached: Tim Curry joins the ranks of theater-trained actors, like Jason Alexander, John Lithgow, and Christine Baranski, who bring Method to TV's madness. But in the end, teleplay's the thing. Read it

Movie Review: 'Lost World' and 'King Kong'

by Ty Burr | Nov 07, 1997
Better to go ape: Spielberg's dinosaurs can't match the primal wonder of its truer predecessor Read it

Cataloging the 'X-Files' websites

Nov 07, 1997
'X'-Philes Exposed: Sites as spacey as the Mulder/Scully mystery show are infiltrating the Web with sex, humor, and conspiracy theories Read it

Movie Review: 'Quatermass and the Pit'

by Tim Purtell | Nov 07, 1997

Movie Review: 'Sprung'

by Troy Patterson | Nov 07, 1997

TV Review: 'Millenium'

by Mike Flaherty | Nov 07, 1997

Scene

The Late, Late Show: inside VH1's Fashion Awards

Nov 07, 1997
How does one arrive? Fashionably late, of course. Read it

Style

Spirit of '76: wardrobe in 'Boogie Nights' and 'The Ice Storm'

Nov 07, 1997
EW casts a critical eye on the '70s-fashion do's and don'ts seen in the two hit movies Read it

Book Article

The Browser

Nov 07, 1997
Opening lines from recently published books Read it

Spin-Offs of the Week

Nov 07, 1997
Love Children #9 Read it

Go Figure: Jenny McCarthy by the numbers

Nov 07, 1997
Jenny McCarthy by the numbers Read it

Between the Lines

Nov 07, 1997
The inside scoop on the book world Read it

Book Review: Alexandra Wentworth's 'Wasp Cookbook'

by Alexandra Jacobs | Nov 07, 1997
Taking the sting out of WASP cuisine Read it

Book Review

Book Review: 'Eye to Eye'

by Alexandra Jacobs | Nov 07, 1997

Book Review: 'The Tribes of Palos Verdes'

by Daneet Steffens | Nov 07, 1997

Book Review: 'Propeller One-Way Night Coach'

by Alexandra Jacobs | Nov 07, 1997

Book Review: 'My Brother: A Memoir'

by Margot Mifflin | Nov 07, 1997

Book Review: 'Nat Hentoff'

by L.S. Klepp | Nov 07, 1997

Book Review: 'The Cobra Event'

by Tom De Haven | Nov 07, 1997
Richard Scary: No, not the kids' author ... Richard Preston, who triggered virus paranoia with his true story 'The Hot Zone', turns to fiction in his latest novel, which will send readers slithering under the covers Read it

Book Review: 'Violin'

by Vanessa V. Friedman | Nov 07, 1997
Strad Tidings: Anne Rice's hard-to-swallow tale of a ghostly 'Violin' comes unstrung long before playing its final notes Read it

Box Office

Hip or Hype?

Nov 07, 1997
This week's box office numbers Read it

Cover Story

'Titanic'

Nov 07, 1997
Man overboard! After a production as lavish and pricey as the doomed ship itself, James Cameron finally unveils his epic film -- but will it be unsinkable? Read it

First Look

Northwest Passage: Celebrating 'Frasier''s 100th episode

by Dan Snierson | Nov 07, 1997
A smitten Seattle joins the cast in celebrating the hit show Read it

Movie Article

World War 'Toon

Nov 07, 1997
Now that animated films have proven their big-screen drawing power, rival studios are challenging Disney's reign as king of cartoons Read it

The Neverending Story: 'SwitchBack'

Nov 07, 1997
It took thirteen years for veteran screenwriter Jeb Stuart to get his movie to the screen — what happened? Read it

First Ever New York Comedy Film Festival

by Michael Sauter | Nov 07, 1997
New York City hosts a comedic film festival starring a new generation Read it

Movie Review

Movie Review: 'Eve's Bayou'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 07, 1997

Movie Review: 'Starship Troopers'

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 07, 1997
An army of glamorous grunts battle giant insects in this gory, cheeky, outrageously exciting movie Read it

Movie Review: 'Happy Together'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 07, 1997

Movie Review: 'Red Corner'

by Ty Burr | Nov 07, 1997

Movie Review: 'Telling Lies in America'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 07, 1997

Movie Review: 'The Wings of the Dove'

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 07, 1997

Music Article

Puffy's Gaye Pride

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 07, 1997
The record that changed his life Read it

Who the #@%! are ... Chumbawamba?

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 07, 1997
'Thumping' Happened Read it

Music Review

Music Review: 'Spiceworld'

by David Browne | Nov 07, 1997
Lost in Spice: Crass, contrived, and catchy as hell, the Spice Girls could achieve total 'World' domination with their superior second album Read it

Album Review: 'Live at Red Rocks 8.15.95'

by Marc Weingarten | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Lili'

by Josef Woodard | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Static and Silence'

by Beth Johnson | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Stone Country'

by Ken Tucker | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'The Action Is Go'

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Ye Olde Space Bande'

by Chris Willman | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'I Like to Score'

by Chuck Eddy | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Goodbye'

by David Browne | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Yeah, It's That Easy'

by Wook Kim | Nov 07, 1997

Music Review: 'Come on Eileen'

by Steven Mirkin | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'If I Don't Stay the Night'

by Alanna Nash | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Chupacabra'

by Matt Diehl | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Panorama'

by Josef Woodard | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'Songs and Sounds'

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 07, 1997

Album Review: 'The Psycho Realm'

by Dimitri Ehrlich | Nov 07, 1997

News Article

New in Paperback

Nov 07, 1997

Mail

Nov 07, 1997

Winners of the Week

Nov 07, 1997
The Pate Brothers Read it

Publicity Hound of the Week

Nov 07, 1997
John Lydon Read it

Flashes

by Daniel Fierman, Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 07, 1997
All you ever wanted (or needed) to know about James Bond's car, fruit advertising campaigns, and MTV's 'The Real World' Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 07, 1997
What the country is talking about this week ... Read it

Monitor

by Anna Holmes, Tricia Laine | Nov 07, 1997
Quentin Tarantino's physical altercation made news the week of Nov. 7 Read it

Hear and Now

Nov 07, 1997
This week on the music beat Read it

Reel World

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Nov 07, 1997
This week in Hollywood Read it

Boxing with Fox

by Ty Burr | Nov 07, 1997
Going head to head with the network over fan sites Read it

Parents' Guide

Parents' Guide

by Lois Alter Mark | Nov 07, 1997

Random Quote

Nov 07, 1997
David Duchovny Read it

Rent Check

Herman's Hermit

by Donald Liebenson | Nov 07, 1997
Spalding Gray's rental favorite features children's favorite, Pee-wee Herman Read it

Sound Bites

Sound Bites

Nov 07, 1997

TV Article

After Nine Years, is 'Seinfeld' Still Fun or Just a lot of Yada, Yada, Yada?

by Joe Flint | Nov 07, 1997
After nine years, is 'Seinfeld' still fun or just a lot of yada, yada, yada? Read it

What to Watch

Nov 07, 1997
A day-to-day guide to notable programs (times are Eastern standard and are subject to change) Read it

Winner of the Week

Nov 07, 1997
Bill Cosby Read it

Remote Patrol

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 07, 1997
Keeping a watch on TV Read it

'Friends' in Low Places

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 07, 1997
With the NBC buddies' movies now on tape, the sexy sextet is back on the small screen — where most of them belong Read it

An 'ER' Cash Transfusion

by Joe Flint | Nov 07, 1997
Can NBC afford to lose their hit medical drama? Read it

On the Air

by Joe Flint | Nov 07, 1997
The Latest News from the TV beat Read it

Words' Worth

Nov 07, 1997
'Dharma' Manifesto Read it

The Charts

Firm Believers

Nov 07, 1997
This week on the album charts Read it

Up the 'Powers' Supply

Nov 07, 1997
This week's video rental numbers Read it

The Ratings

Player's Club

Nov 07, 1997
This week's TV ratings Read it

Video Article

Home Video 'Jerry Springer: Too Hot For TV!'

by David Hochman | Nov 07, 1997
America's Trashiest Home Video Read it

Coming Soon

Nov 07, 1997
Videos available for sale Read it

Loser of the Week

Nov 07, 1997
Elizabeth Taylor Read it

What Ever Happened To

The Old Pals' Pals

Nov 07, 1997
What ever happened to the supporting cast members of 'The Odd Couple' Read it