Oct 09, 1998

Issue #453

Cover Story

Jennifer Lopez on being a diva

by Degen Pener | Oct 09, 1998
The ''Selena'' and ''Out of Sight'' star opens up about her debut CD, the paparazzi, and her relationship with Sean ''Puffy'' Combs Read it
Magazine Cover (Oct 09, 1998)

Encore

''Sanford and Son''

by Joshua Rich | Oct 09, 1998
A look back at groundbreaking funnyman Redd Foxx's amazing career and his ironic death Read it

Legacy

Legacy: Betty Carter

by Larry Blumenfeld | Oct 09, 1998
We look at the career success of the Grammy winning female vocalist Read it

Mail

Mail From Our Readers

Oct 09, 1998
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Tricia Laine | Oct 09, 1998
Celebrity news from the week of October 9, 1998 Read it

Book Review

Work in Progress

by Ty Burr | Oct 09, 1998

The Loop

by Alexandra Jacobs | Oct 09, 1998

An Affair to Remember

by Alexandra Jacobs | Oct 09, 1998

Use What You Have Decorating

by Nikki Amdur | Oct 09, 1998

The Milk Mustache Book

by Clarissa Cruz | Oct 09, 1998

Buffy The Vampire Slayer: The Watcher's Guide

by Kristen Baldwin | Oct 09, 1998

Penguin Soup For The Soul

by L.S. Klepp | Oct 09, 1998

The Voyage of the Narwahl

by Megan Harlan | Oct 09, 1998

Flights of Angels

by Daneet Steffens | Oct 09, 1998

Hollywood Dish!

by Alexandra Jacobs | Oct 09, 1998

Cover Story

Jennifer Lopez on being a diva

by Degen Pener | Oct 09, 1998
The ''Selena'' and ''Out of Sight'' star opens up about her debut CD, the paparazzi, and her relationship with Sean ''Puffy'' Combs Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Oct 09, 1998
The 15 hottest topics of the week of October 9, 1998 Read it

Movie Article

''Animal House'': Behind the scenes

by Chris Nashawaty | Oct 09, 1998
Kevin Bacon, Tim Matheson, and many more open up about the shenanigans at Faber College Read it

Hollywood re-releases some classics

by Steve Daly, Jeff Gordinier | Oct 09, 1998
With the success of ''Touch of Evil,'' a slew of special editions are due out this fall, including ''Rear Window'' and ''The Wizard of Oz'' Read it

''Celebrity'' Bash

by Dave Karger | Oct 09, 1998
Stars like Leonardo DiCaprio and Famke Janssen partied at the Woody Allen premiere Read it

Stars Wars Watch

by Daniel Fierman | Oct 09, 1998
''Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace'' is the definite title for the prequel due out next Spring Read it

Movie Review

What Dreams May Come

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 09, 1998

Phoenix

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 09, 1998

La Separation

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 09, 1998

Shadrach

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 09, 1998

Monument Ave.

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 09, 1998

Antz

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 09, 1998

Monument Avenue

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 02, 1998

Music Review

Taming the Tiger

by Ken Tucker | Oct 09, 1998

Jubilation

by Alanna Nash | Oct 09, 1998

Rialto

by Tom Lanham | Oct 09, 1998

Gershwin's World

by Josef Woodard | Oct 09, 1998

Lullaby

by Beth Johnson | Oct 09, 1998

Is This Real?

by Beth Johnson | Oct 09, 1998

Humming

by Beth Johnson | Oct 09, 1998

The Love Movement

by Josef Woodard | Oct 09, 1998

Prolonging the Magic

by Matt Diehl | Oct 09, 1998

Still in the Game

by Matt Diehl | Oct 09, 1998

Connie Smith

by Alanna Nash | Oct 09, 1998

The Globe Sessions

by Ken Tucker | Oct 09, 1998

News Article

We review four teenage-friendly websites

by David Kushner | Oct 09, 1998
We review four teenage-friendly websites -- Where to get your fix of ''Animal House'' and ''Dawson's Creek'' online Read it

Alfred Hitchcock’s ''Psycho'' remade

by Dave Karger | Oct 09, 1998
An ad campaign for Gus Van Sant's remake of the 1960 spine tingler goes way beyond cutting edge Read it

Sharon Adl Doost's big break

by Scott Brown | Oct 09, 1998
How the cafeteria worker became a documentary film star Read it

Gift bags for celebrities

by Carmela Ciuraru | Oct 09, 1998
''Hollywood Squares,'' ''The Tonight Show,'' ''Donnie & Marie,'' and many others lavish guest stars with presents Read it

Celebrity magazine editors

by Shirliey Fung | Oct 09, 1998
Gwyneth Paltrow, Susan Sarandon, and Martin Scorsese are among the stars who are guest-editing Read it

''Martial Law's'' Secret Weapon

by Mike Flaherty | Oct 09, 1998
Sammo Hung brings action and comedy to the new show Read it

Popular characters getting spin-offs

by Bruce Fretts | Oct 09, 1998
''Buffy the Vampire Slayer's'' David Boreanaz and ''Party of Five's'' Jennifer Love Hewitt get their own shows Read it

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Oct 09, 1998
TV's funniest lines from October 2 to 8, 1998 Read it

The LAPD honors Jack Nicholson

by Tricia Laine | Oct 09, 1998
Why the police force chose the star recipient Read it

Ann-Margret returns in a new TV biopic

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 09, 1998
The talented actress plays the title character in ''Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story'' Read it

The Inside Scoop on the Book World

by Alexandra Jacobs, Matthew Flamm | Oct 09, 1998
'Sexual McCarthyism' and 'Into Thin Air' made news the week of October 9, 1998 Read it

TVGuardian: DIY censorship

by Kenneth M. Chanko | Oct 09, 1998
Now parents can censor their children's TV programs and videos from their own home Read it

Cybertalk: The week's best online quotes

Oct 09, 1998
Online's best quotes from October 2 to 8 Read it

''2001: A Space Odyssey'' wins the top spot

by Matt Haber | Oct 09, 1998
''Feed'' announces the 20 greatest shots in the history of movies with the Stanley Kubrick film topping the list Read it

The writer’s grotto

by David Hochman | Oct 09, 1998
Ethan Canin, Ethan Watters, and other authors escape their homes to write in an office-style atmosphere Read it

This Week on the Music Beat

by Rob Brunner | Oct 09, 1998
The Backstreet Boys and manager Louis Pearlman made news the week of October 9, 1998 Read it

John Mellencamp speaks out

by Rob Brunner | Oct 09, 1998
The singer has gained a little age, a lot of rage, and the respect of a new label (Columbia) Read it

The Latest News from the TV Beat

by Joe Flint | Oct 09, 1998
LMNO Productions and Fall's Premiere Week made news the week of October 9, 1998 Read it

This Week in Hollywood

by Jessica Shaw, Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 09, 1998
'The General,' the Paparazzi, and 'Cruel Intentions' made movie news the week of October 9, 1998 Read it

From baseball to the big screen?

by Franz Lidz | Oct 09, 1998
Will the homerun kings Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa follow the likes of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig? Read it

EW names the top divas

by Andrew Essex | Oct 09, 1998
Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Elton John, and Oprah Winfrey are just a few who made the cut Read it

TV Review

The Howard Stern Radio Show

by Ken Tucker | Oct 09, 1998

Saturday Night Live

by Ken Tucker | Oct 09, 1998

The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer

by Ken Tucker | Oct 09, 1998

Video Article

Alfred Hitchcock movie remakes

by Ty Burr | Oct 09, 1998
We look at today's rehashed versions of classics, like ''A Perfect Murder'' and ''Charade'' Read it

Video Review

Quest For Camelot

by Marion Hart | Oct 09, 1998

Black Dog

by David Everitt | Oct 09, 1998

The Con

by Denise Lanctot | Oct 09, 1998

The Odd Couple II

by Mike D'Angelo | Oct 09, 1998

Lost in Space

by Michael Giltz | Oct 09, 1998

The Spanish Prisoner

by Ty Burr | Oct 09, 1998