Nov 21, 1997

Issue #406

Cover Story

1997 Holiday Movie Preview

Nov 21, 1997
What's in theaters this Christmas? Read it
Magazine Cover (Nov 21, 1997)

Biz

Walt Disney Co. settles with Katzenberg

by Gregg Kilday | Nov 21, 1997
The feud has simmered down after Disney offers at least $100 million to its former studio chief Read it

Steven King gets a new book deal

by Matthew Flamm | Nov 21, 1997
King of horror decides on a profit-sharing deal that includes a small advance of only $2 million Read it

Cybertalk

Encore

Bruce and Demi celebrate 10 years

by Michael Sauter | Nov 21, 1997
Bruce Willis and Demi Moore eloped in Vegas 10 years ago, and have weathered the test of time since then Read it

Flashes

Entertainment news from the week of Nov. 21

by Kristen Baldwin, Suna Chang | Nov 21, 1997
''South Park'' and Billy Joel made the news this week Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Tricia Laine | Nov 21, 1997
Celebrity news from the week of Nov. 21 Read it

Scene

''Fever'' costars enjoy career resurgences

by Andrew Essex | Nov 21, 1997
Travolta isn't the only ''Saturday Night Fever'' actor that's staying alive in the '90s Read it

''Saturday Night Fever'' isn't happening this year

by Andrew Essex | Nov 21, 1997
Despite the film's 20th anniversary and continued popularity, Paramount opts not to re-release it into theaters Read it

Style

Trendspotting at Fashion Week

by Degen Pener, Anna Holmes | Nov 21, 1997
'50s wear and everything Warhol walked the runway this year in New York Read it

Fashion Etc.

by Anna Holmes, Degen Pener | Nov 21, 1997
The Who, What, and Wear for the week of Nov. 21 Read it

Stilettos are a hit this season

by Melinda Spaulding | Nov 21, 1997
Stars like Ashley Judd, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Mariah Carey are walking red carpets with these tall heels Read it

Trends

Where to get your Diana fix

by Suna Chang | Nov 21, 1997
Dolls, plates, and exhibits are coming to you at a low, low price Read it

Diana collectibles are everywhere

by Suna Chang | Nov 21, 1997
Collectors are buying up everything from porcelain dolls to stamps, and there's no telling when the fad will die down Read it

Behind the Scenes

Darin Morgan makes a move to ''Millennium''

by Mike Flaherty | Nov 21, 1997
After working ''X-Files'' magic, writer-director tries to boost Chris Carter's other show Read it

Darin Morgan's ''X-Files'' episodes

Nov 21, 1997
Writer-director-actor takes us on a tour of his work for ''The X-Files'' Read it

Book Article

Between the Lines

by Alexandra Jacobs, Matthew Flamm | Nov 21, 1997
The inside scoop on the book world Read it

Go Figure: Jenny Jones

Nov 21, 1997
Her new tell-all book reveals scandalous details about her past Read it

Book Review

Comanche Moon

by Gene Lyons | Nov 21, 1997

Acid Plaid: New Scottish Writing

by Megan Harlan | Nov 21, 1997

Pour Your Heart Into It

by Alexandra Jacobs | Nov 21, 1997

Theo Kalomirakis' Private Theaters

by Steve Daly | Nov 21, 1997

Love in a Blue Time

by Margot Mifflin | Nov 21, 1997

Burning Question

What happened to Cancer Man?

by Kristen Baldwin | Nov 21, 1997
''The X-Files'' regular was shot in the Nov. 9 episode Read it

Cover Story

1997 Holiday Movie Preview

Nov 21, 1997
What's in theaters this Christmas? Read it

Digital Review

Entertainment Asylum

by Ty Burr | Nov 21, 1997

Treasures of the Deep

by Gary Eng Walk | Nov 21, 1997

Holiday Movie Preview

Action adventure is the ''it'' genre this season

by Daniel Fierman | Nov 21, 1997
Goofy summer-style films make this winter a bit warmer Read it

1997 Holiday movie schedule

Nov 21, 1997
What's opening when this holiday season Read it

''Rainmaker'' is only the latest experiment

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 21, 1997
Director Francis Ford Coppola reminisces and reflects on his career as he prepares for the launch of his latest flick Read it

Big-time directors are everywhere this season

by Daniel Fierman | Nov 21, 1997
James Cameron, Quentin Tarantino, Steven Spielberg, and more all have films out for the holidays Read it

Clint Eastwood's ''Midnight'' train

by Jeff Gordinier | Nov 21, 1997
Director Clint Eastwood is having his way in adapting the bestseller ''Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil'' Read it

Expect some indie hits this holiday season

by Daniel Fierman | Nov 21, 1997
''Ma Vie En Rose,'' ''Welcome to Sarajevo,'' ''The Mouse,'' and more are heading theaters this Christmas Read it

Action heroes are women this year

by David Hochman, Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Nov 21, 1997
Michele Yeoh, Olivia Williams, and Diane Venora are kicking and shooting in this season's action movies Read it

Internet Review

Box Office Guru

by Ty Burr | Nov 21, 1997

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 21, 1997
The 15 hottest topics from the week of Nov. 21 Read it

Mail Page

Mail from our readers

Nov 21, 1997
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Movie Article

''Starship Troopers'' relys on Nazi imagery

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 21, 1997
Director Paul Verhooven copies German propaganda films in a twisted reference to the Third Reich Read it

Irish accents: harder than they sound

by Jeanhee Kim | Nov 21, 1997
We compare Richard Gere's accent in ''The Jackal'' to earlier attempts at the Irish lilt Read it

Joe Eszterhas speaks out on redemption

by Dana Kennedy | Nov 21, 1997
''Showgirls'' screenwriter's latest film, ''Telling Lies in America,'' is a personal look at his own past Read it

Reel World

by Caren Weiner Campbell | Nov 21, 1997
Hollywood movie news from the week of Nov. 21 Read it

Movie Review

Kiss or Kill

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 21, 1997

The Rainmaker

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 21, 1997

The Man Who Knew Too Little

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 21, 1997

The Jackal

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 21, 1997

Music Article

Celine Dion and Michael Bolton: yawn.

by David Browne | Nov 21, 1997
''Let's Talk About Love'' and ''All That Matters'' fail to impress with ballads of woe and schlock Read it

This week on the music beat

by David Browne | Nov 21, 1997
Billy Joel, Sarah McLachlan, and Jeff Buckley made the music beat this week Read it

Duran Duran's new albums

by Tom Lanham | Nov 21, 1997

Music Review

Songs from The Capeman

by David Browne | Nov 21, 1997

Toys of Vanity

by Matt Diehl | Nov 21, 1997

Playing God

by Tricia Laine | Nov 21, 1997

Come From Heaven

by Rob Brunner | Nov 21, 1997

Sugar Cane

by Rob Brunner | Nov 21, 1997

Tomorrow Never Dies

by Jim Farber | Nov 21, 1997

Bridge School Concerts, Vol. 1

by Marc Weingarten | Nov 21, 1997

Re-Load

by Dan Snierson | Nov 21, 1997

Harlem World

by Matt Diehl | Nov 21, 1997

10cent wings

by Beth Johnson | Nov 21, 1997

Dark Dear Heart

by Scott Schinder | Nov 21, 1997

To See You

by Tricia Laine | Nov 21, 1997

News Article

Books on TV break it down for us viewers

by Alexandra Jacobs | Nov 21, 1997
New books attempt to capitalize on the success of ''Party of Five,'' ''Real World,'' and ''90210'' Read it

''Starship Troopers'' on the web

by Megan Harlan | Nov 21, 1997
Movie's website recruits legions of devoted fans Read it

Oscar Watch

Oscar watch has an eye to some oldies

by Pat H. Broeske | Nov 21, 1997
Burt Reynolds, Sylvester Stallone, and more are poised for comebacks at the 1998 Oscars Read it

Parents' Guide

Parents' Guide for new music

by Lois Alter Mark | Nov 21, 1997
Janet Jackson, LeAnn Rimes, and Puff Daddy are among the artists we check out this week Read it

Remote Patrol

''Family Ties'' lives on with ''Spin City''

by Bruce Fretts | Nov 21, 1997
Michael J. Fox's former ''Family Ties'' colleagues also appear in his new sitcom Read it

Sound Bites

Sound Bites: the week's best TV quotes

Nov 21, 1997
TV's funniest lines from the week of Nov. 21 Read it

Stupid Questions

10 Stupid Questions for Penn & Teller

by A.J. Jacobs | Nov 21, 1997
EW sits down with magicians Penn & Teller to discuss scamming, paparazzi, and Peter Lorre Read it

TV Article

A review of the 8 p.m. family hour

by Ken Tucker | Nov 21, 1997
''Cosby,'' ''The Nanny,'' ''Friends,'' and more are reviewed and compared for funniness and family viewing Read it

On the Air

by Joe Flint | Nov 21, 1997
The latest news from the TV beat Read it

Video Article

Sigourney the spellbinder

by George Blooston | Nov 21, 1997
''Snow White: A Tale of Terror'' showcases Sigourney Weaver's skill Read it

''Blues Brothers'' versus ''Men in Black''

by Marc Bernardin | Nov 21, 1997
Eerie similarities between these two flicks Read it

''Blast 'Em!'' is rereleased

by Rose Martelli | Nov 21, 1997
Princess Di's death prompts rerelease of this documentary about paparazzo Victor Malafronte Read it

The Hanson boys and Spice Girls on home video

by Troy Patterson | Jan 02, 1998
Spice Girls outshine Hanson in delicious pop imagery Read it

Video Review

Men in Black

by Ty Burr | Nov 21, 1997

A Chef in Love

by Michael Sauter | Nov 21, 1997

Hey, Hey We're the Monkees

by Michael Sauter | Nov 21, 1997

Prefontaine

by Caren Weiner Campbell | Nov 21, 1997

Love! Valour! Compassion!

by Mike D'Angelo | Nov 21, 1997

Free Willy 3: The Rescue

by Denise Lanctot | Nov 21, 1997

The Best of the Uncle Floyd Show

by Chip Deffaa | Nov 21, 1997

Trial and Error

by Caren Weiner Campbell | Nov 21, 1997
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