May 31, 2002

Issue #656
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Breakout

French lady-killer Olivier Martinez goes Hollywood

by Josh Wolk | May 31, 2002
After breaking hearts in France, the ''Unfaithful'' star makes his move in the U.S. Read it

Digital

Webcast News

by David Kushner | May 31, 2002
Facing a possible death sentence, Net radio wins a brief reprieve. Read it

EW Goes To 'The Movies'

by Geoff Keighley | May 31, 2002
An Early Sneak Peek at Peter Molyneux's New Screen Gem Read it

Encore

Tears For A Clown

by Bruce Fretts | May 31, 2002
SNL comedian Phil Hartman's life ended in tragedy when his wife, Brynn, committed murder-suicide. Read it

Flashes

Burning Question

by Margaret Littman | May 31, 2002

Porcelain Pleasures

by Clarissa Cruz | May 31, 2002

Spot The Fake

by Jennifer Armstrong | May 31, 2002

Legacy

Stephen Jay Gould

by Troy Patterson | May 31, 2002

Music

Mac (And Cheese) Daddies

by Rob Brunner | May 31, 2002
Chewing the Fat With Kentucky-Fried Hip-Hoppers Nappy Roots Read it

Review

Enough

by Owen Gleiberman | May 22, 2002

CQ

by Owen Gleiberman | May 22, 2002

The Last American Man

by Karen Valby | May 31, 2002
Journalist Elizabeth Gilbert tracks down a rugged recluse lured by the call of the wild. Is he the last American hero? Read it

We Got Game

by Geoff Keighley | May 31, 2002

Critical Mass

May 31, 2002

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

by David Browne | May 31, 2002
On Divine Secrets, his gritty follow-up to O Brother, roots archivist T Bone Burnett gets his Ya-Yas out again. Read it

Undercover Brother

by Owen Gleiberman | May 31, 2002

Trailer Sparks

by Scott Brown | May 31, 2002

The Hamptons

by Ken Tucker | May 31, 2002
Barbara Kopple's doc The Hamptons delves into the New York hot spot where the rich and infamous meet the locals. Read it

Traffic

by Steve Daly | May 31, 2002
Steven Soderbergh's Oscar-winning drug score gets a new DVD injection. Read it

Behind the Scenes

Star-studded doc reveals Hamptons hijinks

by Troy Patterson | May 31, 2002
Documentarian Barbara Kopple reveals the sociological shenanigans of a ritzy summer enclave in ''The Hamptons.'' Read it

Book Article

BEST-SELLERS

May 31, 2002

BIG-SCREEN BOUND

May 31, 2002

Book Review

The Megalomaniacal Spider-Man

by Ken Tucker | May 31, 2002

THE DOUBLE BOND: PRIMO LEVI--A BIOGRAPHY

by Daneet Steffens | May 31, 2002

CHARLES DICKENS

May 31, 2002

THE COUNT AND THE CONFESSION

by Gillian Flynn | May 31, 2002

THE WOMAN WHO GAVE BIRTH TO RABBITS

by Troy Patterson | May 31, 2002

YOU'RE AN ANIMAL, VISKOVITZ

by Scott Brown | May 31, 2002

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY's Field Guide To The NextNew Things

Style Watch

by Clarissa Cruz | May 31, 2002

Internet Review

ENOUGH

by Pam Newton | May 31, 2002

SPIRIT: STALLION OF THE CIMARRON

by Richard Horrmann | May 31, 2002

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | May 31, 2002
What the country is talking about this week... Read it

Movie Article

Director Chris Nolan on ''Insomnia''

by Daniel Fierman | May 24, 2002
The man behind ''Memento'' takes a major step with his latest no-doze thriller Read it

Three ''Star Wars'' virgins critique the Clones

by Brian Hiatt | Dec 04, 2002
Inexplicably, they're all EW staffers Read it

BOX OFFICE

May 31, 2002

Shedding a lightsaber on ''Episode II'''s mysteries

by Brian M. Raftery | May 31, 2002
The new ''Star Wars,'' from its box office bounty to McGregor's mullet Read it

Reel World

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | May 31, 2002
News From Hollywood Read it

THE CHARTS

May 31, 2002

BOX OFFICE

May 31, 2002

Movie Review

Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

by Owen Gleiberman | May 31, 2002

Insomnia

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 31, 2002

The Other Side of Heaven

by Chris Willman | May 31, 2002

The Believer

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 31, 2002

Home Movie

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 31, 2002

The Importance of Being Earnest

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 31, 2002

Late Marriage

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 31, 2002

The New Guy

by Owen Gleiberman | May 31, 2002

Movie on DVD Review

Rambo: Special Edition DVD Collection

by Marc Bernardin | May 31, 2002

Re-Animator: Millennium Edition

by Ty Burr | May 31, 2002

DARK SHADOWS DVD COLLECTION 1

by Michael Sauter | May 31, 2002

Music Article

Hear & Now

by Evan Serpick | May 31, 2002
This week on the music beat Read it

The hottest concerts of summer 2002

by Evan Serpick, Chris Willman | May 31, 2002
Haul out the chips and dip -- here's the skinny on the noise of the season Read it

FILE UNDER...DUBIOUS CLAIMS

by Evan Serpick | May 31, 2002

THE CHART

May 31, 2002

IN STORES JUNE 4

May 31, 2002

Music Review

"Complicated"

by Laura Morgan | May 31, 2002

Off the Hook

by Marc Weingarten | May 31, 2002

Frantic

by Jim Farber | May 31, 2002

My Ride's Here

by Ken Tucker | May 31, 2002

Leaving Through the Window

by Laura Morgan | May 31, 2002

Come Home With Me

by Soren Baker | May 31, 2002

Half Smile

by Ken Tucker | May 31, 2002

On a Wire

by Jon Caramanica | May 31, 2002

Legacy...Hymns & Faith

by Chris Willman | May 31, 2002

Essential Mix: Classic Edition

by Jon Caramanica | May 31, 2002

Now Again

by Holly George-Warren | May 31, 2002

Footprints Live!

by Josef Woodard | May 31, 2002

News Article

Between the Lines

by Matthew Flamm | May 31, 2002
The inside scoop on the book world Read it

Attack of the Stones!

by B. Blitt | May 31, 2002
A look ahead at the Rolling Stones' world tour Read it

Rating movie characters' fashion choices

by Missy Schwartz | May 31, 2002
Thumbs-up for Tea Leoni in ''Hollywood Ending'' Read it

Cybertalk

May 31, 2002

Diamond Is A Grad's Best Friend

by Scott Brown | May 31, 2002

MAY 28, 1998

May 31, 2002

Mail

May 31, 2002

Monitor

by Caroline Kepnes | May 31, 2002

The Shaw Report

by Jessica Shaw | May 31, 2002

Gimme Shelter

by Tricia Johnson | May 31, 2002

No Tears

by Karen Valby | May 31, 2002
Battling terminal cancer, best-selling author CAROL SHIELDS defies her 'drop of fate' and gives us her final novel Read it

Trendline

by Missy Schwartz | May 31, 2002
FLIP-FLOPPED OUT Read it

The Big Sleepless

by Daniel Fierman | May 31, 2002
His eyes wide open, Memento director Chris Nolan takes a major step with the no-doze thriller Insomnia Read it

On the Set

Mad About The 'Boy'

by Daniel Fierman | May 31, 2002
The American Pie guys hit London for the new Hugh Grant comedy. Read it

Stupid Questions

Stupid questions with Sammy Hagar and David Lee Roth

by Dan Snierson | May 31, 2002
The Ex-Van Halen singers reunite (without Eddie!) Read it

Summer Music Preview

Loving the Aliens

by Jeff Gordinier | May 31, 2002
FELLOW STARMEN DAVID BOWIE AND MOBY AIM TO MAKE THIS SUMMER'S AREA 2 TOUR AN OUT-OF-THIS-WORLD EXPERIENCE Read it

Carrying a Tune

by Wook Kim | May 31, 2002
Hot New Gadgets That Let The Good Times--and Good Tunes--Roll. Read it

More summer tours

by Rob Brunner | May 31, 2002
Don't pack up the earplugs yet. There's plenty of other music on tap. Read it

Calendar

by Evan Serpick | May 31, 2002

Rock & Rules

by Michele Romero | May 31, 2002
A control freak's guide to appropriate concert behavior Read it

The Seven-Year Itch

by Tom Sinclair | May 31, 2002
Jerry's out, but the Grateful Dead live again. What will the fans' verdict be? Read it

The summer releases to look for

by Tom Sinclair | May 31, 2002
With the dog days coming, there's no shortage of new albums to work (or chill) out to Read it

TV Article

Catching up with ''The Bachelor'' couple

by Caroline Kepnes, Andre Chautard | May 31, 2002
With ''The Bachelor'' headed for the altar, the series reminds us that love is better the second time around. Read it

The Guest List

May 31, 2002
Look Who's on The Couch This Week (SUBJECT TO CHANGE) Read it

Our wrap-up of this TV season's winners and losers

by Dan Snierson | May 31, 2002
Hot was cold (adios, ''Ally McBeal''), old was new (hey there, Carol Burnett), and small was big (coochie-coo, ''Baby Bob'') Read it

On the Air

by Lynette Rice | May 31, 2002
The latest news from the TV beat Read it

Video Review

ASTRO BOY

by Ty Burr | May 31, 2002

ON THE ROAD WITH DUKE ELLINGTON

by Troy Patterson | May 31, 2002

HYPE WILLIAMS: THE VIDEOS VOL. 1

by Josh Tyrangiel | May 31, 2002

Slackers

by Erin Richter | May 31, 2002

KING OF THE JUNGLE

by Josh Wolk | May 31, 2002

What to Watch

What to Watch for week of May 27

by Dalton Ross | May 31, 2002
A day-to-day guide to notable programs. Times are Eastern daylight and are subject to change. Read it