Nov 14, 1997

Issue #405

Cover Story

Teen Steam: a youthquake is blowing the lid off Hollywood

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 14, 1997
Sparked by a Sexy New Brat Pack, a youthquake is blowing the lid off Hollywood Read it
Magazine Cover (Nov 14, 1997)

Best-sellers

'Garden' Blooms

Nov 14, 1997
The current best-sellers Read it

Cybertalk

Cameron's Karma

Nov 14, 1997
Star quotes from around the Net Read it

Encore

Mac Attacks in 'Home Alone'

Nov 14, 1997
Macaulay Culkin rules the 1990 holiday-movie season — as his family began unraveling Read it

Legacy

Rawer Films, Fuller Visions

by Ty Burr | Nov 14, 1997
A look at shock auteur Samuel Fuller's most memorable work Read it

Review

Website Review: www.thirdstory.com/whoosh/

by Megan Harlan | Nov 14, 1997
Whoosh! Journal of the International Association of Xena Studies Read it

Scene

At Home On The Range

Nov 14, 1997
Out in Austin's Space Read it

AUSTIN POWER

TWO FILM FESTS AND A TALENT STAMPEDE SPUR HOLLYWOOD TO CREATE AN OUTPOST IN THE LONE STAR STATE Read it

Austin Power

Nov 14, 1997
Two film fests and a talent stampede spur Hollywood to create an outpost in the lone star state Read it

Being There

Big in Japan: 'Titanic''s premiere

Nov 14, 1997
The Tokyo International Film Festival is the movie's first port of call Read it

Book Article

The Browser

Nov 14, 1997
Opening lines from recently published books Read it

Literacy Supermodel of the Week

Nov 14, 1997
Tina Louise Read it

Book Review

Book Review: 'The Velocity of Money'

by Katherine Hazelwood | Nov 14, 1997

Book Review: 'The Perfidious Parrot'

by Daneet Steffens | Nov 14, 1997

Book Review: 'The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle'

by Vanessa V. Friedman | Nov 14, 1997

Book Review: 'The Presence'

by Megan Harlan | Nov 14, 1997

Book Review: 'Mad: Fold This Book!'

by David Hochman | Nov 14, 1997

Book Review: 'Retrospective'

by Alexandra Jacobs | Nov 14, 1997

Book Review: 'JEN-X: Jenny McCarthy's Open Book'

by Dana Kennedy | Nov 14, 1997
A Jenny Tonic: A refreshingly candid memoir that leaves no mortifying moment unbared. Drink up! Read it

Box Office

Blame it on the 'Boogie'

Nov 14, 1997
This week's box office numbers Read it

Burning Question

Burning Question

by Dave Karger | Nov 14, 1997
'I Know What You Did Last Summer' screenwriter helps clear up this week's burning question Read it

Cover Story

Teen Steam: a youthquake is blowing the lid off Hollywood

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 14, 1997
Sparked by a Sexy New Brat Pack, a youthquake is blowing the lid off Hollywood Read it

Internet Review

Website Review: www.therules book.com

by Megan Harlan | Nov 14, 1997
(www.therules book.com) Read it

Movie Article

Box Office Returns

Nov 14, 1997
The Fall Money: A User-Friendly Guide to What Won, What Lost, and What's Happening Read it

Box Office Confidential

Nov 14, 1997
The fall box office report card: 'Soul Food' was delicious, Brad Pitt went nowhere, and 'The Full Monty' went all the way Read it

Broadcast Noose: a 'Mad City' Review

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 14, 1997
John Travolta's media martyr gets hung out to dry by Dustin Hoffman's scheming reporter in this knotty movie Read it

Winner of the Week

Nov 14, 1997
Tennessee Williams Read it

Quit Buggin' Me: Here's how the crabby critters of 'Starship Troopers' came to life

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 14, 1997
The director of 'Total Recall' creates some memorable arachnids Read it

Body by 'Gattaca'

Nov 14, 1997
Debating ethics at a movie site Read it

Lemmons and Lines: talking with the writer-director of 'Eve's Bayou'

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Nov 14, 1997
Kasi Lemmons opens up about her struggles in making the movie Read it

Reel World

Nov 14, 1997
This week in Hollywood Read it

Movie Review

Movie Review: 'Eve's Bayou'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 14, 1997

Movie Review: 'Starship Troopers'

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 14, 1997
Movie Review: 'Starship Troopers' Read it

Movie Review: 'Happy Together'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 14, 1997
Movie Review: 'Happy Together' Read it

Movie Review: 'Telling Lies in America'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 14, 1997
Movie Review: 'Telling Lies in America' Read it

Movie Review: 'Red Corner'

by Ty Burr | Nov 14, 1997
Movie Review: 'Red Corner' Read it

Movie Review: 'Switchback'

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 14, 1997
Movie Review: 'Switchback' Read it

Movie Review: 'The Wings of the Dove'

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 14, 1997
Movie Review: 'The Wings of the Dove' Read it

Movie Review: 'Anastasia'

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 14, 1997
Czar Child: With this animated tale of a Russian princess, Fox sings Disney's 'toon Read it

Movie Review: 'Bean'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 14, 1997
Refried Bean: In his first movie, Rowan Atkinson's danger-prone Brit twit remains tasty, if a bit soft Read it

Movie Review: 'Critical Care'

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 14, 1997
Health Nuts: In this cutting hospital satire, director Sidney Lumet diagnoses the ills of modern medicine Read it

Music Article

'World' Beater

Nov 14, 1997
This week on the music charts Read it

A Little 'Nights' Music

by Chris Willman | Nov 14, 1997
Twenty-seven-year-old director Paul Thomas Anderson didn't grow up to the superhits of the '70s, but he's built a monument to them with his 'Boogie Nights' soundtrack Read it

Casting Call

Nov 14, 1997
The powers that be want to make a movie about the band Kiss Read it

Spice Check

Nov 14, 1997
Charting the popularity of the 'Spice Girls' Read it

Honky-Tonk Women: Shania Twain and Wynonna Judd

by J.D. Considine | Nov 14, 1997
While country-popster Twain gets downright down-homey on her inviting new album, Judd abandons her country roots for clumsy blues Read it

Music Review

Music Review: 'Zaireeka'

by Ethan Smith | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'Deconstructed'

by Jae-Ha Kim | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'Outside the Frame'

by Alanna Nash | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'Sax Pax for a Sax'

by Chip Deffaa | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'Abnormals Anonymous'

by Steven Mirkin | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'Firecracker'

by Scott Schinder | Nov 14, 1997
Lisa Loeb's newest album Read it

Music Review: 'The Firm'

by Matt Diehl | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'I'm Afraid of Americans'

by David Browne | Nov 14, 1997
David Bowie's newest single Read it

Music Review: 'Standing Stone'

by Josef Woodard | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'Heaven'

by William Stevenson | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'The Book of Secrets'

by David Browne | Nov 14, 1997

Music Review: 'The Beacon Street Collection';'See It Through My Eyes'

by David Browne | Nov 14, 1997
Stardom brings many things. For Meredith Brooks and No Doubt it's dubious discs from the vault. Read it

Heaven

by William Stevenson | Oct 31, 1997

Kettle Whistle

by Steven Mirkin | Nov 10, 1997

News Article

Flashes

Nov 14, 1997
Who people are trading on the Hollywood Stock Exchange, why a potato's star power is rising, and a random quote from Janeane Garofalo Read it

Jim Mullen's Hotsheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 14, 1997
What the country is talking about this week ... Read it

Mail

Nov 14, 1997

Log On For Laughs: Comedy on the Web is no joking matter

by A.J. Jacobs | Nov 14, 1997
Here, though, are some sites, hip and silly, that really take the prize Read it

Iffy Swap of the Week

Nov 14, 1997
Abdul for Mellencamp Read it

Monitor

by Tricia Laine | Nov 14, 1997
Connie Chung's newest gig with ABC and Kelly Preston's stalker made news the week of Nov. 14 Read it

The Junior League

Nov 14, 1997
Teen celebrities over the decades Read it

Happy Earth Day

by Kristen Baldwin | Nov 14, 1997
Celebs show they care at the annual Environmental Media Awards Read it

Hear and Now: what's going on in music

Nov 14, 1997
This week on the music beat Read it

Between the Lines

Nov 14, 1997
The inside scoop on the book world Read it

Leave it to Diva: featuring Whitney Houston

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 14, 1997
The prickly singer snubs Rosie O'Donnell, capping a turbulent year Read it

And the Teen Beat Goes On

by Jessica Shaw | Nov 14, 1997
A not-so-adolescent chart of Hollywood's adolescents Read it

Mail Delivery

by Gary Eng Walk | Nov 14, 1997
Celebs lend their voices to AOL's "you got mail" chime Read it

Radio Active

Bush's Smash 'Mouth'; Cure's Hot 'Number'

by Rob Brunner | Nov 14, 1997
Music directors at three radio stations tune in to their top songs and pick hits Read it

Sound Bites

Sound Bites

Nov 14, 1997

TV Article

Instant Dharma: Jenna Elfman wins over TV audiences

by Dan Snierson | Nov 14, 1997
With 'Dharma and Greg', ABC has a hit and America a loopy sweetheart Read it

What to Watch

Nov 14, 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 14, 1997
Connie Chung Read it

REMOTE PATROL

by Bruce Fretts
KEEPING A WATCH ON TV Read it

Remote Patrol

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 14, 1997
Guilty of scene-stealing — a lineup of prime time's most wanted supporting actors Read it

On the Air

by Joe Flint | Nov 14, 1997
The latest news from the TV beat Read it

I Want My Ice-TV!

by Kristen Baldwin | Nov 14, 1997
With his new crime drama 'Players', the rapper does prime time as a badass gone good. Can this be the guy who rocked the right wing with "Cop Killer"? Read it

TV Review

TV Review: 'Beverly Hills 90210'; 'Melrose Place'

by Mark Harris | Nov 14, 1997
TV Review: 'Beverly Hills 90210'; 'Melrose Place' Read it

The Charts

Christmas in October

Nov 14, 1997
Video rentals and sales figures this holiday season Read it

The Ratings

'Cinderella' Story

Nov 14, 1997
This week's TV ratings Read it

Video Article

Coming Soon

Nov 14, 1997
The videos to hit store shelves soon Read it

Comeback of the Week

Nov 14, 1997
'Urban Cowboy' Read it

Currying the Kiddies' Favor: Tim Curry

by Chris Willman | Nov 14, 1997
The Villain of 'Enchanted Christmas' Read it

Video Review

Video Reviews: 'Beauty and the Beast'; 'The Enchanted Christmas'

by Ty Burr | Nov 14, 1997
This story about Belle and her brute rings just a bit hollow Read it

Video Review: 'Schizopolis'

by Mike D'Angelo | Nov 14, 1997

Video Review: 'Gone Fishin''

by Denise Lanctot | Nov 14, 1997

Video Review: 'Rhyme and Reason'

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 14, 1997

Video Review: 'Face/Off'

by Michael Sauter | Nov 14, 1997

Video Review: 'Weapons of Mass Distraction'

by Denise Lanctot | Nov 14, 1997
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