Nov 19, 1999

Issue #513
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Biz

Same Old Song

by Laura Morgan | Nov 19, 1999
When it comes to movie trailers, one note often fits all. Read it

Encore

Freddie Mercury: Final Rhapsody

by Brian M. Raftery | Nov 19, 1999
The music world mourned when Freddie Mercury died of AIDS eight years ago. Read it

Scene

Premiere Party: The World is Not Enough

by Carrie Bell | Nov 19, 1999

Style

Flockhart, Spears and Love Hewitt Sparkle in Hot New Necklaces

Nov 19, 1999
Celebs stick their necks out for a flashy new trinket. Read it

10 Stupid Questions

Charlotte Church: A Sprite At The Opera

by Rob Brunner | Nov 19, 1999
10 Stupid Questions with the Teen Queen Read it

Book Article

New Fashion Books

Nov 19, 1999
New Fashion Books Read it

Jerry Hopkins: Living In A Foodie's Paradise

by Clarissa Cruz | Nov 19, 1999
A TASTE OF SOME OF JERRY HOPKINS' FAVORITE 'STRANGE FOODS' Read it

Galileo's Daughter

by Gillian Flynn | Nov 19, 1999
It doesn't sound like best-seller material, but Galileo's Daughter--Dava Sobel's sparkling book about the 17th-century astronomer and the child who inspired him--has turned into an out-of-this-world hit. Read it

Book Review

A Showroom of Elegant Fashion Books: Rowley, LaChapelle, Mackie and more...

by Clarissa Cruz | Nov 19, 1999
There are enough new fashion books to fill a showroom--and some of them are actually quite elegant. Read it

The Walking Tour

by Megan Harlan | Nov 19, 1999
Kathryn Davis (Houghton Mifflin, $23) Read it

Carl Sagan: A Life in the Cosmos

by Megan Harlan | Nov 19, 1999
William Poundstone (Holt, $30) Read it

Jumping the Green

by Charles Winecoff | Nov 19, 1999
Leslie Schwartz (Simon & Schuster, $23) Read it

Best of the Britcoms: From Fawlty Towers to Absolutely Fabulous

by Caren Weiner Campbell | Nov 19, 1999
Garry Berman (Taylor, $18.95) Read it

The Spectator: Talk About Movies and Plays With the People Who Make Them

by L.S. Klepp | Nov 19, 1999
Studs Terkel (New Press, $26.95) Read it

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Sunnydale High Yearbook

by Kristen Baldwin | Nov 19, 1999
Christopher Golden and Nancy Holder (Pocket, $16.95) Read it

EW Recommends

EW Recommends

Nov 19, 1999

Holiday Movie Preview

The End of the Affair

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Nov 19, 1999
Oscar nominees, adultery, wartime romance, oh my! Ralph Fiennes and Julianne Moore find each other in Neil Jordan's very grown-up film. Read it

Novel IDEAS

Nov 19, 1999
This season, tomes are where the art is Read it

Angela's Ashes

by Jeff Gordinier | Nov 19, 1999
Hollywood rolls up its sleeves to take on Angela's Ashes, Frank McCourt's grim tale of family strife (his own) Read it

Denise Richards: Gentlemen Prefer Bonds

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 19, 1999
Denise Richards shakes and stirs The World Is Not Enough with her awesome teen appeal, her famous double-oh! decolletage, and her...nuclear know-how? Read it

Star Rising: Philip Seymour Hoffman

by Daniel Fierman | Nov 19, 1999
He showed true character in edgy fare like Boogie Nights and Happiness. Now the offbeat actor is back in a trio of high-profile films that could make stardom his next stop. Read it

Never-Ending Stories: Holiday Movies Running Long

by Daniel Fierman | Nov 19, 1999
Got a lot of free time? With many films topping the two-hour mark, you're gonna need it. Read it

Mouse Hunt: The Green Mile and Stuart Little

by David Hochman | Nov 19, 1999
Runty rodents are livin' large in The Green Mile and Stuart Little Read it

Oscar Favorites Set to Emerge

by Dave Karger | Nov 19, 1999
Now that Christmas is present, Hollywood is thinking Oscar future Read it

On the Verge: Pedro Almodovar

by Betty Cortina | Nov 19, 1999
Pedro Almodovar gets big raves with All About My Mother. And he may just go Hollywood. Finally! Read it

Sleepy Hollow: A Head of its Time

by Chris Nashawaty | Nov 19, 1999
Tim Burton (with a little help from Johnny Depp and Christina Ricci--and a lot of red goo) pumps fresh blood into Sleepy Hollow Read it

Internet Review

iBash99

Nov 19, 1999
A Web-video newcomer makes a splash with a star-studded musical bash. Not everything was in tune. Read it

Movie Article

Reel World: Access Hollywood, Blair Witch sequel, and more...

by Jeff Jensen | Nov 19, 1999
This week in Hollywood Read it

Is Foster Saying 'No' to Hannibal?

by Daniel Fierman | Nov 19, 1999

Movie Review

Mansfield Park

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
An adaptation of Jane Austen's Mansfield Park gets to the heart of a British family's tangled relationships with love and money Read it

The Bachelor

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
New Line, 102 mins., PG-13 Read it

Portraits Chinois

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
Phaedra, 105 mins., subtitled, unrated Read it

Felicia's Journey

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
Felicia's Journey spins the unsettling tale of a troubled girl and her shadowy benefactor Read it

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
It tries to fire up a historic heroine, but The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc is no burning sensation Read it

Light It Up

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
Twentieth Century Fox, 98 mins., R Read it

Anywhere but Here

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
A mother and daughter take stock of their stormy bond when they move to sunny L.A. Read it

Last Night

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
(90 mins., R) Read it

American Movie

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
(104 mins., R) Read it

My Best Friend--Klaus Kinski

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
(95 mins., unrated) Read it

House on Haunted Hill

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
(96 mins., R) Read it

The Bone Collector

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
(118 mins., R) Read it

Man of the Century

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
(77 mins., R) Read it

Oxygen

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
(Unapix, 92 mins., R) Read it

Train of Life

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
(103 mins., R) Read it

Dogma

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
(125 mins., R) Read it

Pokemon: The First Movie

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 19, 1999
Devoted kids will be drawn to Pokémon: The First Movie, but for most others, the colorful critters' appeal will remain an animated mystery Read it

Rosetta

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 19, 1999
USA/October, 95 mins., subtitled, R Read it

Short

by Noah Robischon | Nov 19, 1999

The Castle

by Caren Weiner Campbell | Nov 19, 1999
Michael Caton, Anne Tenney (1999, Miramax, 84 mins., R, also on DVD) Read it

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 12, 1999

Music Article

Hear And Now: Bob Marley

by Laura Morgan | Nov 19, 1999
This week on the music beat Read it

Behind the Music: Felicity, The Real World and Now and Again

by Laura Morgan | Nov 19, 1999
What's behind the music of three top series? Read it

Loser of the Week: Eddie Van Halen

Nov 19, 1999
Eddie Van Halen Read it

Ricky Martin Inspires a Boom in Latin Pop

Nov 19, 1999
Following in Ricky Martin's dance steps, Hispanic pop makes some unlikely amigos. Read it

Music Review

Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic

by Chris Willman | Nov 19, 1999
[The Artist]'s latest is nothing 2 Rave about, despite flashes of former genius Read it

Breathe

by Alanna Nash | Nov 19, 1999
Hill goes pop on her new album, but fans might Breathe easier if she'd just come home to country Read it

Dr. Dre 2001; Willennium

by Tom Sinclair | Nov 19, 1999
Clean-cut Will Smith and thuggish Dr. Dre seem to stand at opposite ends of the rap spectrum. But taken together, their new albums, Willennium and 2001, constitute a knockout Y2K punch. Read it

Rev

by Will Hermes | Nov 19, 1999
Rev (Warner Bros.) Read it

The Merry Frolics of Satan

by Josef Woodard | Nov 19, 1999
The Merry Frolics of Satan (Koch Jazz) Read it

The Color Within Me

by Tony Scherman | Nov 19, 1999
The Color Within Me (Warner Bros./Ghetto Works) Read it

"The World Is Not Enough"

by Tom Lanham | Nov 19, 1999
"The World Is Not Enough" (Radioactive/MCA) Read it

69 Love Songs

by Will Hermes | Nov 19, 1999
69 Love Songs (Merge) Read it

Cruel Moon

by Alanna Nash | Nov 19, 1999
Cruel Moon (Hightone) Read it

Pokemon The First Movie

by Beth Johnson | Nov 19, 1999
Pokemon The First Movie (Atlantic) Read it

Tha Streetz Iz a Mutha

by Matt Diehl | Nov 19, 1999
Tha Streetz Iz a Mutha (Antra/Artemis) Read it

Sugar

by Tom Lanham | Nov 19, 1999
SUGAR (Universal) Read it

Black Diamond

by Laura Morgan | Nov 19, 1999
Black Diamond (Arista) Read it

Le Tigre

by Elisabeth Vincentelli | Nov 19, 1999
Le Tigre (Mr. Lady) Read it

Symphony No. 1

by Tony Scherman | Nov 19, 1999
Symphony No. 1 (Sony Classical) Read it

Friends Again

by Scott Schinder | Nov 19, 1999
Friends Again (Reprise) Read it

Breathe

by Alanna Nash | Nov 15, 1999

News Article

Between The Lines: George Saunders' Off-Beat Tale

by Clarissa Cruz | Nov 19, 1999
George Saunders' Off-Beat Tale Read it

Mail

Nov 19, 1999

Lou Bega: Chick Magnate

by Chris Willman | Nov 19, 1999
A little bit...has gone a very long way for ladies' man and Mambo No. 5 king LOU BEGA Read it

Gimme Shelter

Nov 19, 1999

James Bond: License to Surf

by Gillian Flynn | Nov 19, 1999
With a new 007 flick hitting theaters, the Web's James Bond fans are coming in from the cold. Read it

Winner of the Week: Harrison Ford

Nov 19, 1999
Harrison Ford Read it

Mugglemania: J.K. Rowling Hits the Road

by David Hochman | Nov 19, 1999
When the author of the Harry Potter books went on tour, only a wizard could have handled the crowds Read it

Jim Mullen's Hotsheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 19, 1999
What the country is talking about this week... Read it

Monitor

by Clarissa Cruz | Nov 19, 1999

Fashion Goes Python

by Jessica Shaw | Nov 19, 1999

Stars Workin' It Online

by Adam Winer | Nov 19, 1999
STARS HOP ON THE WEB GRAVY TRAIN Read it

Oscar Watch

Oscar Hype Kicks In

by Dave Karger | Nov 19, 1999

TV Article

Prime Time TV Fuses with the Web

by Noah Robischon | Nov 19, 1999
Programs like The Drew Carey Show and Jeopardy! are partnering with the internet--and television may never be the same Read it

SuperModel TV

by Gillian Flynn | Nov 19, 1999
MODELS ACT UP ON TV Read it

Winner of the Week: Kiefer Sutherland

Nov 19, 1999
Kiefer Sutherland Read it

On The Air: NAACP, Annie and More...

by Lynette Rice | Nov 19, 1999
The latest news from the TV beat Read it

TV Review

Freaks and Geeks

by Ken Tucker | Nov 19, 1999
In a season full of misses, NBC's Freaks and Geeks offers a funny and poignant look at the hell that is high school. Read it

Video Review

Heavy Metal Collector's Series

by Steve Daly | Nov 19, 1999

Rogue Trader

by Erin Richter | Nov 19, 1999
Ewan McGregor, Anna Friel (1999, Miramax, 97 mins., R) Read it

Quidam

by Joshua Rich | Nov 19, 1999
(1999, Columbia TriStar, 90 mins., unrated) Read it

Bartok the Magnificent

by Troy Patterson | Nov 19, 1999
Voices of Hank Azaria, Kelsey Grammer (1999, Fox, 71 mins., G, also on DVD) Read it

Me & My Matchmaker

by Donald Liebenson | Nov 19, 1999
(1999, First Run Features, 55 mins., unrated) Read it

Violence at Noon

by Michael Sauter | Nov 19, 1999
Saeda Kawaguchi, Akiko Koyama (1966, Kino, 99 mins., unrated, subtitled) Read it

Tea With Mussolini

by Gillian Flynn | Nov 19, 1999
Cher, Judi Dench (1999, MGM, 114 mins., PG, also on DVD) Read it

Bridge of Dragons

by Mike D'Angelo | Nov 19, 1999
Dolph Lundgren, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa (1999, HBO, 97 mins., R, also on DVD) Read it

Instinct

by Daniel Fierman | Nov 19, 1999
Anthony Hopkins, Cuba Gooding Jr. (1999, Touchstone, 126 mins., R, also on DVD) Read it

The Loss of Sexual Innocence

by Alice King | Nov 19, 1999
Julian Sands, Saffron Burrows (1999, Columbia TriStar, 105 mins., R, also on DVD) Read it
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