Oct 16, 1998

Issue #454

Cover Story

Sci-Fi's Top 100: 51-100

by David Hochman | Oct 16, 1998
''The Jetsons,'' ''The Rocky Horror Picture Show,'' and ''Dr. Who'' also made the list, but who's at the bottom? Read it
Magazine Cover (Oct 16, 1998)

Cybertalk

Cybertalk: The week's best online quotes

Oct 16, 1998
The Internet's funniest quotes from October 9-15, 1998 Read it

Encore

Vanilla Ice is back

Oct 16, 1998
The rap and hip hop artist, whose real name is Rob Van Winkle, is releasing a new album entitled ''Hard to Swallow'' Read it

Legacy

Legacy: Gene Autry

Oct 16, 1998
The singer of such classics as ''Here Comes Santa Claus'' passed away on October 2, 1998 Read it

Legacy: Roddy McDowall

by Michael Sauter | Oct 16, 1998
The ''Cleopatra'' and ''Planet of the Apes'' actor died on October 3, 1998 Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Dave Karger, Suna Chang | Oct 16, 1998
Celebrity news for October 16, 1998 Read it

Book Article

Between The Lines

Oct 16, 1998
The inside scoop on the book world Read it

Book Review

Model Behavior

by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 16, 1998

The Rum Diary

by Vanessa V. Friedman | Oct 16, 1998

Namako: Sea Cucumber

by Megan Harlan | Oct 16, 1998

A Corner in the Marais

by Daneet Steffens | Oct 16, 1998

My Year Off: Recovering Life After a Stroke

by Vanessa V. Friedman | Oct 16, 1998

Nice

by Rhonda Johnson | Oct 16, 1998

As Time Goes By

by Alexandra Jacobs | Oct 16, 1998

Best Friends

by Alexandra Jacobs | Oct 16, 1998

I Married a Communist

by L.S. Klepp | Oct 16, 1998
BOUND FOR GLORY Read it

Cover Story

Sci-Fi's Top 100: 51-100

by David Hochman | Oct 16, 1998
''The Jetsons,'' ''The Rocky Horror Picture Show,'' and ''Dr. Who'' also made the list, but who's at the bottom? Read it

Sci-Fi's Top 100: 1-50

by David Hochman | Oct 16, 1998
''The Twilight Zone,'' ''Star Trek,'' and ''Planet of the Apes'' all made the list, but who made number one? Read it

The Sci-Fi 100

by David Hochman, Daniel Fierman | Oct 16, 1998
Out of this world and light-years ahead of the pack, EW presents the all-time greatest works of science fiction Read it

Hear and Now

This week on the music beat

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 16, 1998
The Go-Go's and the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion made music news the week of October 16, 1998 Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Oct 16, 1998
The 15 hottest topics of the week of October 16, 1998 Read it

Movie Article

Who should get credit for the 'Beloved' screenplay?

by Daniel Fierman | Oct 16, 1998
Akosia Busia, Richard LaGravenese, and Adam Brooks all took a turn at writing the script for the Oprah Winfrey movie Read it

Sci-fi fashion grades

Oct 16, 1998
Expert judges like Todd Oldham evaluate the visions of futures past Read it

The robot power list

Oct 16, 1998
Sci-fi's top six mechanical sidekicks Read it

The 10 worst science fiction films

Oct 16, 1998
''The Island of Dr. Moreau'' and ''Far Out Space Nuts'' top the list Read it

Movie Review

Holy Man

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 16, 1998

A Night at the Roxbury

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 16, 1998

One Tough Cop

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 16, 1998

Dee Snider's Strangeland

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 16, 1998

Happiness

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 16, 1998

The Impostors

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 16, 1998

The Mighty

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 16, 1998

Music Article

One-on-one with Bette Midler

by Jessica Shaw | Oct 16, 1998
With her new album ''Bathhouse Betty'' out, the singer opens up to EW Read it

Music Review

Shades of Bey

by Will Hermes | Oct 16, 1998

Modern Cool

by Will Hermes | Oct 16, 1998

Dope Box

by Beth Johnson | Oct 16, 1998

Psyence Fiction

by David Browne | Oct 16, 1998

No More Looking Over My Shoulder

by Alanna Nash | Oct 16, 1998

The McGarrigle Hour

by Scott Schinder | Oct 16, 1998

IV

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 16, 1998

29 Nights

by Alanna Nash | Oct 16, 1998

Spirit Trail

by Tony Scherman | Oct 16, 1998

John Mellencamp

by Scott Schinder | Oct 16, 1998

Everybody's Normal but Me

by Jon Chase | Oct 16, 1998

Nicole Renee

by Marc Weingarten | Oct 16, 1998

Magic Triangle

by Josef Woodard | Oct 16, 1998

Thank U

by Beth Johnson | Oct 16, 1998

News Article

Entertainment news for October 16, 1998

by Dave Karger | Oct 16, 1998
''Soldier,'' ''Will & Grace,'' and Castle Rock made headlines this week. Read it

Barbie's band releases their first CD

by Kristen Baldwin | Oct 16, 1998
The plastic doll takes some time to answer our silly questions Read it

Mail from our readers

Oct 16, 1998
Check out letter from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Oct 16, 1998

Online news sites improve in quality

by Matthew McCann Fenton | Oct 16, 1998
''The New York Times,'' ''San Jose Mercury News,'' and ''USA Today'' all have web components that are worth checking out Read it

Calista Flockhart: Anorexia rumors abound

by Alexandra Jacobs, Zack Stentz | Oct 16, 1998
The ''Ally McBeal'' star is not the only actress looking dangerously thin...Lara Flyn Boyle and Helen Hunt have also slimmed down Read it

'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' inspires new styles

by Kristen Baldwin | Oct 16, 1998
Sarah Michelle Geller's wardrobe on the hit show has inspired Fox Consumer Products to launch the new line Read it

Sound Bites: The week's best TV quotes

Oct 16, 1998
TV's funniest lines from October 9-15, 1998 Read it

Remote Patrol: Keeping a watch on TV

by Mike Flaherty | Oct 16, 1998
''Trinity,'' ''To Have & To Hold,'' and ''Costello'' are awash in poor taste and Irish stereotypes Read it

Casting on the Net

by Patrizia DiLucchio | Oct 16, 1998
CastNet is used by more than 240 film and TV casting directors Read it

Crossword puzzles go online

by Matthew McCann Fenton | Oct 16, 1998
We review grids from the ''LA Times,'' the ''New York Times'' and the ''Washington Post'' Read it

'Antz' quote

Oct 16, 1998

Claire Danes: Not so politically correct

by Suna Chang | Oct 16, 1998
The ''Brokedown Palace'' star, along with Marvel Comics, UPN, and ''The Seige,'' should think before she speaks Read it

Gwen Stephani spills on her fashion sense

by Tricia Laine | Oct 16, 1998
We chat with the No Doubt front-woman about Madonna, ''Ally McBeal,'' and her favorite clothes of the moment Read it

This week in Hollywood

by David Hochman | Oct 16, 1998
''Stepmom,'' ''Charlie's Angels,'' and ''The Wild, Wild West'' made movie news the week of October 16, 1998 Read it

Where are they now?

Oct 16, 1998
Catch-up with sci-fi stars from ''Aliens,'' ''V,'' and ''Weird Science'' Read it

TV Article

Lauren Graham is NBC's newest star

by Bruce Fretts | Oct 16, 1998
As the platonic pal on ''Conrad Bloom,'' the actress is tired of being compared to Elaine from ''Seinfeld'' Read it

The latest news from the TV beat

by Joe Flint | Oct 16, 1998
''All in the Family,'' ''The Hughleys,'' and ''The Nanny's'' Fran Drescher made news the week of October 16, 1998 Read it

TV Review

Vengeance Unlimited

by Ken Tucker | Oct 16, 1998

Cupid

by Ken Tucker | Oct 16, 1998

Video Article

Sci-fi paranoia is highlighted in newly released videos

by George Blooston | Oct 16, 1998
''The X-Files'' creeps you out, but ''Species II'' just creeps Read it

Famous ladies of the silver screen

by James A. Martin | Oct 16, 1998
From Classic to Horror...Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Jessica Lange, and more famous actresses have run the gamut Read it

Video Review

Suicide Kings

by Mike D'Angelo | Oct 16, 1998

Out of the Past

by Denise Lanctot | Oct 16, 1998

I Got the Hook-Up

by Denise Lanctot | Oct 16, 1998

Major League: Back to the Minors

by Mike D'Angelo | Oct 16, 1998

The Last Days of Disco

by Troy Patterson | Oct 16, 1998

Into Thin Air: Death on Everest

by Michael Sauter | Oct 16, 1998

The Cat and the Canary

by Tim Purtell | Oct 16, 1998