May 02, 2003

Issue #708

Cover Story

EW exclusive: The Dixie Chicks take on their critics

by Chris Willman | Apr 24, 2003
Two months after Natalie Maines' infamous remark about President Bush, the country trio bare all about the war, the backlash, and their future -- an excerpt from Entertainment Weekly's May 2, 2003, issue Read it
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Legacy

Divine Chanteuse

by Larry Blumenfeld | May 02, 2003
NINA SIMONE, 1933-2003 Read it

Mail

Mail

May 02, 2003

Music

A Fresh Tech On R&B

by Neil Drumming | May 02, 2003
You Oughta Know About...Spacek Read it

Review

Cheesy Does It: A Quartet Of Celebrity Memoirs

by Caroline Kepnes, Emily Mead | May 02, 2003

COOKING FOR MR. LATTE

by Jennifer Armstrong | May 02, 2003

WILLEM'S FIELD

by Jennifer Armstrong | May 02, 2003

Out of Africa

by Karen Valby | May 02, 2003
In a series of lyrical detective novels set in Botswana, Alexander McCall Smith provides many Precious moments. Read it

Critical Mass

May 02, 2003

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker

by Erik Wolpaw | May 02, 2003
The impressive Wind Waker is the latest link in the glittering Zelda chain. Read it

Television

On The Air

by Bruce Fretts | May 02, 2003

Videogames

The Return of the King

by Geoff Keighley | May 02, 2003

Halo 2

by Noah Robischon | May 02, 2003

Book Article

BEST-SELLERS

May 02, 2003

OPENING ACTS

May 02, 2003

Book Review

Villa Incognito

by Viva Hardigg | May 02, 2003
Tom Robbins' wacky Villa Incognito bursts with energy while rehashing familiar antiestablishment themes Read it

Appetites: Why Women Want

by Sarah Saffian | May 02, 2003

BLUE NOTE RECORDS: THE BIOGRAPHY

by Larry Blumenfeld | May 02, 2003

THE DIRTY GIRLS SOCIAL CLUB

by Clarissa Cruz | May 02, 2003

THE FINAL CONFESSION OF MABEL STARK

by Troy Patterson | May 02, 2003

MONKEY HUNTING

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | May 02, 2003

Cover Story

EW exclusive: The Dixie Chicks take on their critics

by Chris Willman | Apr 24, 2003
Two months after Natalie Maines' infamous remark about President Bush, the country trio bare all about the war, the backlash, and their future -- an excerpt from Entertainment Weekly's May 2, 2003, issue Read it

DVD Review

Speed Racer Collector's Edition

by Noah Robischon | May 02, 2003

Digital Review

X2 Wolverine's Revenge

by Geoff Keighley | May 02, 2003

Jurassic Park: Operation Genesis

by Noah Robischon | May 02, 2003

World Series Baseball 2K3

by Gary Eng Walk | May 02, 2003

Gimme Shelter

Gimme Shelter

by Tricia Johnson | May 02, 2003
$1,000,000 Read it

Movie Article

BOX OFFICE

May 02, 2003

TRACK RECORD: JOHN CUSACK

May 02, 2003
JOHN CUSACK Read it

Inside the two spring-break reality movies

by Jessica Shaw | May 02, 2003
Pukers, virgins, and dwarfs are Hollywood's newest stars as two studios turn spring break in Mexico into cinema verite Read it

Why we're okay with Adam Sandler not talking to us

by Joel Stein | May 02, 2003
Burned by the print media, the moronic mogul just says no -- and maybe he's onto something Read it

THE CHARTS

May 02, 2003

EW RECOMMENDS

May 02, 2003

Movie Review

MALIBU'S MOST WANTED

by Owen Gleiberman | May 02, 2003

People I Know

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 02, 2003

The Real Cancun

by Owen Gleiberman | May 02, 2003

Ghosts of the Abyss

by Owen Gleiberman | May 02, 2003

Confidence

by Owen Gleiberman | May 02, 2003

It Runs in the Family

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 02, 2003

Identity

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 02, 2003

Bulletproof Monk

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 02, 2003

COWBOY BEBOP: THE MOVIE

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 02, 2003

HOLES

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 02, 2003

HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES

by Owen Gleiberman | May 02, 2003

LOVE & DIANE

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | May 02, 2003

A MIGHTY WIND

by Owen Gleiberman | May 02, 2003

Movie on DVD Review

Xena: Warrior Princess Season One

by Dalton Ross | May 02, 2003

The Adventures of Antoine Doinel

by Troy Patterson | May 02, 2003

Music Article

THE CHART

May 02, 2003

IN STORES MAY 6

May 02, 2003

Music Review

Fever To Tell

by Josh Tyrangiel | May 02, 2003

''It's About Time''

by Beth Johnson | May 02, 2003

Plasma

by Jim Greer | May 02, 2003

Holy Road

by Catherine Wise | May 02, 2003

The Complex

by Kristina Feliciano | May 02, 2003

Priceless

by Soren Baker | May 02, 2003

Shine

by Michele Romero | May 02, 2003

Alegria

by Larry Blumenfeld | May 02, 2003

These Are the Vistas

by Chris Willman | May 02, 2003

News + Notes: If You Lived Here, You'd Be Home Now

More Than Luck

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | May 02, 2003
For small indie films, word of mouth and e-mail marketing are fueling big success at the box office. Read it

News + Notes

Big Bird Snaps!

May 02, 2003
EW gets one story the Muppet man didn't put in his new book. Read it

Pop Culture Crib Sheet

by Missy Schwartz | May 02, 2003
A MIGHTY WIND Read it

Hollywood Haiku

by Tim Carvell | May 02, 2003

The Deal Report

by Gregory Kirschling, William Keck | May 02, 2003

The Cash Register

May 02, 2003
Putting a finger on the pulse of the money that really matters Read it

Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | May 02, 2003

Monitor

May 02, 2003

The Shaw Report

by Jessica Shaw | May 02, 2003

The Next Wave

by Missy Schwartz | May 02, 2003

News Article

Stars And Strife

by Chris Willman | May 02, 2003
THE DIXIE CHICKS ANSWER THEIR CRITICS: ''THIS IS OUR FIRST TIME TO TALK,'' SAYS NATALIE MAINES. ''MY HOPE IS THAT WHEN PEOPLE SEE US AGAIN, THEY'LL REMEMBER THAT WE'RE NOT THE MONSTERS WE'VE BEENMADE OUT TO BE.'' Read it

The large-and-in-charge Mo'Nique on her memoir

by Nicholas Fonseca | May 02, 2003
In her new book, the ''Parkers'' star disses vegetarians, skinny women, and exes -- it's her past and she'll laugh if she wants to Read it

First Look

by Brian M. Raftery | May 02, 2003
Yes, That's He In The Corner: R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe and Mike Mills Read it

The Strange Voodoo Of Robert Stone

by Mark Harris | May 02, 2003
The'Bay of Souls' novelist and longtime cultural soothsayer unveils the rituals of his craft Read it

Promo Item of the Week

Fat Cat

by Gregory Kirschling | May 02, 2003

Sound Bites

Sound Bites

May 02, 2003

TV Article

The Ratings

May 02, 2003

Meet one of the men behind a ''Mr. Personality'' mask

by Dan Snierson | May 02, 2003
Michael isn't the best-looking guy on Fox's new reality show -- but he can chew tinfoil Read it

Is CBS dumping Nathan Lane's D.C. sitcom?

by Lynette Rice | May 02, 2003
''Charlie Lawrence,'' in which the actor was set to play a gay congressman, hasn't yet made the network's schedule Read it

EW picks through the latest crop of fall TV pilots

by Dan Snierson | May 02, 2003
We couldn't decide which one was the wackiest of all Read it

The TV women we worry about

by Ken Tucker | May 02, 2003
They run from cougars (Kim on ''24''), become child brides (''7th Heaven'''s Lucy), or act like blow-up dolls (Jenna and Heidi, ''Survivor'') Read it

What ''Will & Grace'' is doing to find Will a man

by Michael Joseph Gross | May 02, 2003
The top 10 staple can lure any guest star it wants, but it can't find their main character a boyfriend Read it

The 5 Year Plan

Scott Cohen

May 02, 2003

Video Review

Treasure Planet

by Bruce Fretts | May 02, 2003

THE CRIME OF FATHER AMARO

by William Stevenson | May 02, 2003

Real Women Have Curves

by Monica Mehta | May 02, 2003

BIGGIE & TUPAC

by Gregory Kirschling | May 02, 2003

MURDER ON A SUNDAY MORNING

by Sumeet Bal | May 02, 2003

PUPPETRY OF THE PENIS

by Erin Richter | May 02, 2003

TWO WEEKS NOTICE

by Jennifer Armstrong | May 02, 2003

BIG SHOT'S FUNERAL

by Allyssa Lee | May 02, 2003

What to Watch

What to Watch

by Dalton Ross, Ken Tucker, Bruce Fretts, Carina Chocano, Dan Snierson | May 02, 2003
A day-to-day guide to notable programs. Times are Eastern daylight and are subject to change. Read it
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