Oct 17, 2003

Issue #733
Magazine Cover (Oct 17, 2003)

Best-Sellers

'Heaven' Sent

Oct 17, 2003

Books

Dude, Here's My Book

by Scott Brown | Oct 17, 2003

Features

Jack Black Slept Here

by Steve Daly | Oct 17, 2003
He eats pizza for breakfast, stays up all night, and likes to hang out in his underwear. Meet Hollywood's new leading man. Read it

Ted McGinley Is Not A Killer

by Jason Adams | Oct 17, 2003
Forget what you've heard, Kelly Ripa's HOPE & FAITH costar just might be TV's greatest good-luck charm Read it

Lost Soul

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 17, 2003
Luther Vandross' friends and family open up for the first time about the singer's devastating stroke. Read it

Mail

Mail

Oct 17, 2003

Music

Thrillin' Dylan

by Rob Brunner | Oct 17, 2003
NEW REMASTERS ARE BOB TO THE BONE Read it

NME

London Calling

by Alex Needham | Oct 17, 2003
What's new in the land of Radiohead and royals? Britain's NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS tells us. Read it

Q&A

Fowlmouthed

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 17, 2003
Nobody makes a chump out of hip-hop's beer-swillin', chicken-chompin' jester, LUDACRIS. Not even those soda jerks at Pepsi. Read it

Review

The Movies of My Life

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 17, 2003
Two new novels zoom in on cinemaniacs who've lost it at the movies. Read it

Elizabeth Costello

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Oct 17, 2003

Shining Through

Oct 17, 2003

Mississippi: The Screwed & Chopped Album

by Will Hermes | Oct 17, 2003

Chutes Too Narrow

by Will Hermes | Oct 17, 2003

Desert Sessions 9 & 10

by Will Hermes | Oct 17, 2003

Something Deeper Than These Changes

by Will Hermes | Oct 17, 2003

Blackberry Belle

by Will Hermes | Oct 17, 2003

Kabuki

by Brian Michael Bendis | Oct 17, 2003
my all-time favorite graphic novel. Read it

Boktai

by Gary Eng Walk | Oct 17, 2003

Jak II

by Geoff Keighley | Oct 17, 2003

Starsky & Hutch

by Noah Robischon | Oct 17, 2003

NBA Live 2004

by Gary Eng Walk | Oct 17, 2003

Lowrider

by Noah Robischon | Oct 17, 2003
There's a whole lotta shakin' going on in lowrider, a new PS2 game that captures the ups and downs of this crazy automotive sport Read it

The Matrix Comics: Volume One

by Tom Russo | Oct 17, 2003
The Wachowskis bring their mythology to the page with The Matrix Comics. Read it

SSX3

by Noah Robischon | Oct 17, 2003
Endless trails, eye-popping scenery, and cool tunes make SSX3 the best 'board game ever Read it

DFA Records Compilation #1

by Will Hermes | Oct 17, 2003
The Rapture go head-to-head with their own producers. Who wins? We do. Read it

Critical Mass

Oct 17, 2003

A History Of Memphis Garage Rock: The '90s

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 17, 2003
WHAT'S ROCKING OUR WORLD Read it

The Practice

by Ken Tucker | Oct 17, 2003
Ken Tucker sees appeal in the sleazier side of Lyon's Den, but is ready to throw the book at Practice's showy antics Read it

The Office

by Ken Tucker
The nuanced workplace Brit-com revels joyfully in the banal. Read it

Television

Alterna-TV

Oct 17, 2003

Sound Bites

Oct 17, 2003

What to Watch for week of

by Dalton Ross, Bruce Fretts
A day-to-day guide to notable programs.* Read it

What to Watch for week of OCTOBER 13

by Dalton Ross, Bruce Fretts | Oct 17, 2003
A day-to-day guide to notable programs.* Read it

Beverage of the Week

J. Garcia Wines

by David Browne | Oct 17, 2003

Book Review

The Wish List

by Gillian Flynn | Oct 17, 2003

The Pythons: Autobiography

by Ken Tucker | Oct 17, 2003

Nicholas Shrady

by Karyn L. Barr | Oct 17, 2003

Blow Fly

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 17, 2003

Charlie Johnson In The Flames

by Sarah Saffian | Oct 17, 2003

The Girl Who Played Go

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 17, 2003

Balance of Power

by Karyn L. Barr | Oct 17, 2003

The Great Fire

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 17, 2003

Her Husband

by Mark Harris | Oct 17, 2003

Supreme Power

by Ken Tucker | Oct 17, 2003

Invincible

by Marc Bernardin | Oct 17, 2003

Vampirella Comics Magazine

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 17, 2003

Scarlet Traces

by Jeff Jensen | Oct 17, 2003

Box Office

'Rock'-Toberfest

Oct 17, 2003

DVD Review

The Matrix Reloaded

by Marc Bernardin | Oct 17, 2003

Fresh Meet

Friendly Fire

by Kimberly Reyes | Oct 17, 2003
All it took was a few helping hands to make Montreal's THE STILLS into the next sizzling hipster band. Read it

Happy Camper of the Week

Michael Eisner

Oct 17, 2003

Inside Cover Image

Inside Cover

Oct 17, 2003

Listen 2 This #14

Charts

by Kimberly Reyes | Oct 17, 2003
The Lifesavas get the spirit, Buddy Jewell helps himself, and matchbox twenty are feeling much better, thank you Read it

The Worst Song I Ever Wrote

by Will Hermes | Oct 17, 2003
Hey, even Picasso passed off some stinkers Read it

Label Look

by Jenny Williams | Oct 17, 2003
Our regular guide to who's putting out what, when, and why Read it

Survival Of The Fret-ist

by Chris Willman | Oct 17, 2003
Guitar aficionado JOHN MAYER mixes it up with musical greats and weighs in on 'Heavier Things Read it

Beyond The Music

by Brian Hiatt | Oct 17, 2003
sex, drugs, rock & roll-it gets old after a while. sometimes bands just have to branch out. Read it

My Favorite Things

Oct 17, 2003
We sat down British electro-pop chanteuse Dido and asked her to choose her fzvorite... Read it

The Top 6 1/2

Oct 17, 2003
That's right, not 10. Herewith, the top 6 1/2 Kings Of Rock Read it

Movie Article

Sonic Youth

by Missy Schwartz | Oct 17, 2003

Hackman and Hoffman sound off on each other's work

by Gillian Flynn | Oct 17, 2003
Each of the legends, ex-roomies and ''Jury'' co-stars revels in five of his cohort's finest roles Read it

Which rappers have the bling-bling at the movies?

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 17, 2003
Entertainment Weekly critic Lisa Schwarzbaum answers your questions Read it

Don't miss these five Oscar-worthy indies

by Dave Karger | Oct 17, 2003
DVD screeners or no, Academy voters won't regret the effort to see these underdogs Read it

The five indie films Oscar shouldn't forget

by Dave Karger | Oct 17, 2003
Dave Karger writes a note to Academy members about the smaller films they should see Read it

Movie Review

Bus 174

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 08, 2003

Dopamine

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 08, 2003

Bubba Ho-Tep

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 08, 2003

Good Boy!

by Scott Brown | Oct 09, 2003

Intolerable Cruelty

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 08, 2003

The Event

by Scott Brown | Oct 08, 2003

The Flower of Evil

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 08, 2003

Kill Bill -- Vol. 1

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 09, 2003

Demonlover

Oct 17, 2003

In This World

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 17, 2003

Mystic River

Oct 17, 2003

Out Of Time

Oct 17, 2003

Wonderland

Oct 17, 2003

Movie on DVD Review

Marooned In Iraq

Oct 17, 2003

Knife in the Water

by Michael Sauter | Oct 17, 2003

Owning Mahowny

by Alice King | Oct 17, 2003

Blue Car

by Nancy Sidewater | Oct 17, 2003

The Safety Of Objects

by William Stevenson | Oct 17, 2003

Texas Chainsaw Massacre

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Oct 17, 2003

The In-Laws

by Josh Wolk | Oct 17, 2003

Music Article

Will Luther Vandross sing again? Insiders open up

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 10, 2003
For the first time, friends and family discuss the R&B star's devastating stroke Read it

Music Review

Coral Fang

by David Browne | Oct 17, 2003

12 Memories

by David Browne | Oct 17, 2003

Instant O in the Universe

by Kristina Feliciano | Oct 17, 2003

War All the Time

by Greg Kot | Oct 17, 2003

Get Born

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 17, 2003

Comfort Woman

by Cheo Tyehimba | Oct 17, 2003

Haggard Like Never Before

by Ken Tucker | Oct 17, 2003

Martina

by Chris Willman | Oct 17, 2003

The Movie Album

by David Browne

News + Notes

Monitor

by Missy Schwartz | Oct 17, 2003

Hollywood Upset

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Oct 17, 2003
The industry's new plan to combat piracy could mean the end of award-winning independent films. Read it

Coincidence of the Week

by Joshua Rich | Oct 17, 2003

Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Oct 17, 2003

The Shaw Report

by Jessica Shaw | Oct 17, 2003

The Deal Report

by Gregory Kirschling, Brian Hiatt | Oct 17, 2003

Crib Sheet

Oct 17, 2003
Rasputin Read it

'Girls' 'Girls' 'Girls'

by Nicholas Fonseca | Oct 17, 2003
An ageless sitcom finds new life Read it

Reality Check of the Week

'Big Brother 3'

Oct 17, 2003

Revival of the Week

'Teen Wolf'

by Ken Tucker | Oct 17, 2003

Social Studies

Man Hunting

by Kristin Coronado | Oct 17, 2003
NOTES FROM 'THE BACHELOR' Read it

Stupid Questions

Melissa Gilbert ponders some stupid questions

by Gillian Flynn | Oct 17, 2003
The Screen Actors Guild prez IDs Lifetime's party animals, pigs out with Babe -- and tells John-Boy to watch his back Read it

Style Sheet

Liza Lashes Out

by Nicholas Fonseca | Oct 17, 2003
The diva becomes a cosmetics queen Read it

Trend Alert

by Alice M. Lee | Oct 17, 2003
THE MAN PURSE Read it

Right Field

by Clarissa Cruz | Oct 17, 2003
The Sex and the City costumer tszujes the burbs on Hope & Faith. Read it

TV Article

Why Kelly Ripa's new costar has ''Hope''

by Jason Adams | Oct 10, 2003
Forget what you've heard, Ted McGinley just might be TV's greatest good-luck charm Read it

Hits and misses of the new fall TV lineup

by Lynette Rice, Henry Goldblatt | Oct 17, 2003
CBS scores two early winners, ABC and UPN have one apiece Read it

Get your first look at ''Star Wars: Clone Wars''

by Scott Brown | Oct 17, 2003
New animated shorts lead up to Episode III, three minutes at a time Read it

Why new Disney icon Raven is not Lizzie McGuire

by Nicholas Fonseca | Oct 17, 2003
Former ''Cosby'' show-stealer asserts her own sassy style as the Mouse's latest It Girl Read it

TV Review

The Office

by Ken Tucker | Oct 10, 2003

The Lyon's Den

by Ken Tucker | Oct 10, 2003

The Practice

by Ken Tucker | Oct 10, 2003

Table of Contents

The 5-Year Plan

Bobby Cannavale

by Nicholas Fonseca | Oct 17, 2003

The Charts

The Chart

Da Real World

Oct 17, 2003

The Must List

The Must List

Oct 17, 2003
Meeting Raoul, 'Train' spotting, and 8 other things we love this week Read it

The Ratings

Coup De 'Ville'

Oct 17, 2003
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