Dec 29, 1990

Issue #46-47

Cover Story

Bart Simpson: 1990 Entertainer of the year

by Mark Harris | Dec 28, 1990
The pop-culture phenom became an underachiever for the ages Read it
Magazine Cover (Dec 29, 1990)

Book Article

1990's best (and worst) books

Dec 28, 1990
See where ''Rabbit at Rest,'' ''Dogeaters,'' and Exes'' ended up on our list Read it

Stephen King: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Kelli Pryor | Dec 28, 1990
The prolific author released ''Four Past Midnight'' and saw ''Misery'' hit the big screen Read it

Cover Story

Bart Simpson: 1990 Entertainer of the year

by Mark Harris | Dec 28, 1990
The pop-culture phenom became an underachiever for the ages Read it

DVD Article

1990's best (and worst) on video

by Ty Burr, Terry Catchpole | Dec 28, 1990
Why we loved ''Tremors'' and ''Vampire's Kiss'' but loathed ''Eternity'' and ''Ghosts Can't Do It'' Read it

Editor's Letter

Letter from the editor

Dec 28, 1990
James Seymore sums up EW's first year Read it

Movie Article

Kevin Costner: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Gregg Kilday | Dec 28, 1990
''Dances With Wolves,'' the actor's directorial debut, is the film to beat for the 1990 Oscar race Read it

Notable quotes from 1990

Dec 28, 1990
See what movie lines made our list Read it

Julia Roberts: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Tim Appelo | Dec 28, 1990
The actress made ''Pretty Woman'' a smash Read it

Sean Connery: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Gregg Kilday | Dec 28, 1990
The former James Bond actor proved his worth in ''The Hunt for Red October'' and ''The Russia House'' Read it

1990's best (and worst) movies

by Owen Gleiberman | Dec 28, 1990
''Ghost'' and ''Reversal of Fortun,'' topped our list while ''Wild Orchid'' and ''Joe Versus the Volcano'' faltered Read it

Arnold Schwarzenegger: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Mark Harris | Dec 28, 1990
''Kindergarten Cop'' and ''Total Recall'' were box office hits Read it

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Benjamin Svetkey | Dec 28, 1990
The radical dudes made us a nation of shell seekers Read it

A ''GoodFellas'' recipe

Dec 28, 1990
Martin Scorsese had his mother cook the food in film Read it

Music Article

Madonna: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Ron Givens | Dec 28, 1990
The pop star graced us with ''Justify My Love,'' ''Dick Tracy,'' and ''The Immaculate Collection'' Read it

M.C. Hammer: One of 1990's great entertainers

by David Browne | Dec 28, 1990
''Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em'' gave us ''U Can't Touch This'' Read it

1990's best (and worst) music

by Greg Sandow, David Browne | Dec 28, 1990
Why we loved Sinead O'Connor and Jane's Addiction, but despised Rick Wes and Carly Simon Read it

News Article

What entertained these entertainers?

Dec 28, 1990
Queen Latifah, Johnny Depp, Ethan Hawke, and others tell us what they enjoyed this year Read it

Fashion icons of 1990

Dec 28, 1990
Queen Latifah, Madonna, and Lady Kier from Deee-lite inspired us with their style this year Read it

Remembering those who died in 1990

Dec 28, 1990
Our tribute to Barbara Stanwyck, Jim Henson, Jill Ireland, Leonard Bernstein, and more who left us this year Read it

Fibbers of the year

Dec 28, 1990
Milli Vanilli, Vanilla Ice, Volvo, and ''20/20'' made the list for 1990 Read it

Stars are reborn

Dec 28, 1990
Patrick Swayze, Richard Gere, and Bonnie Raitt are some of the stars who jump-started their career this year Read it

1990's best (and worst) for kids

Dec 28, 1990
See where ''The Secret of Nimh,'' ''Woodsong,'' and ''Home Alone'' ended up on our list Read it

Here's looking at you

Dec 28, 1990
Steven Spielberg, Jack Nicholson, and Bruce Springsteen all welcomed new editions to their families Read it

The year that was: 1990

Dec 28, 1990
2 Live Crew, ''Pretty Woman,'' ''In Living Color,'' and ''The Civil War'' were some of the pop-culture highlights of the past year Read it

TV Article

David Lynch: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Mark Harris | Dec 28, 1990
''Twin Peaks'' was the director's successful foray into television Read it

''Twin Peaks'' entered TV's hall of fame

Dec 28, 1990
A sampling of what made the David Lynch show a hit Read it

1990's best advertisements

by Owen Edwards | Dec 28, 1990
Why we loved Bo Jackson, the Energizer bunny, the Smothers Brothers, and more Read it

1990's best (and worst) TV

by Ken Tucker | Dec 28, 1990
''thirtysomething'' and ''Parenthood'' topped our list while ''Ferris Bueller'' and ''Hunter'' failed Read it

Roseanne Barr's feuds

Dec 28, 1990
Arsenio Hall and the ''National Enquirer'' were some of the comedian's targets Read it

Arsenio Hall: One of 1990's great entertainers

by Benjamin Svetkey | Dec 28, 1990
The actor became the talk-show champ of the year Read it

The writers of ''thirtysomething''

by Mark Harris | Dec 28, 1990
The scribes of the hit show were one of 1990's great entertainers Read it
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