Jan 23, 2004

Issue #747-748
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Stupid Questions

by Dalton Ross | Jan 23, 2004
This week with...Vanilla Ice Read it

Best-Sellers

Books

Unveiled Threat

by Michelle Kung | Jan 23, 2004

Early word on 'Bergdorf Blondes'

Jan 23, 2004
Look ahead to the books coming out in 2004 Read it

Early word on Sedaris' ''Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim''

Jan 23, 2004
Look ahead to the books coming out in 2004 Read it

Critic's Choices

by Jennifer Reese | Jan 23, 2004
Critic's Choices for the books of 2004 Read it

Early word on ''The Godfather: The Lost Years''

Jan 23, 2004
Look ahead to the books coming out in 2004 Read it

Early word on Chang-Rae Lee's ''Aloft''

Jan 23, 2004
Look ahead to the books coming out in 2004 Read it

Legacy

Making Faces

by Alice M. Lee | Jan 23, 2004
FRANCESCO SCAVULLO 1921-2004 Read it

Monitor

Celebrity news for the week of Jan 23/30 2004

Jan 23, 2004
Brief updates on births, divorces, court dates, and more Read it

Movies

Critics' Choices

by Owen Gleiberman, Lisa Schwarzbaum | Jan 23, 2004
Critic's Choices for the movies of 2004 Read it

Early word on ''Proof''

Jan 23, 2004
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Early word on ''Ladykillers''

Jan 23, 2004
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Early word on ''Kill Bill -- Vol. 2''

Jan 23, 2004
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Critical Mass

Jan 23, 2004
Here's how a sampling of critics from across the country grade 10 current releases. Read it

Music

Early word on The Roots' ''The Tipping Point''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what CD's we'll be listening to in 2004 Read it

Early word on Morrissey's ''You are the Quarry''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what CD's we'll be listening to in 2004 Read it

Critic's Choices

by David Browne | Jan 23, 2004
Critic's Choices for the music of 2004 Read it

Early word on Fiona Apple's ''Extraordinary Machine''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what CD's we'll be listening to in 2004 Read it

Early word on Gwen Stefani's solo album

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what CD's we'll be listening to in 2004 Read it

Early word on Avril Lavigne's new album

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what CD's we'll be listening to in 2004 Read it

Early word on Loretta Lynn's new album

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what CD's we'll be listening to in 2004 Read it

Early word on N.E.R.D.'s new album

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what CD's we'll be listening to in 2004 Read it

Explain Yourself!

by Michael Endelman | Jan 23, 2004
Is this 'Girl' a shameless tie-in or a Dutch treat? Read it

Who The #@!* Is...Twista?

by Michael Endelman | Jan 23, 2004

Review

Columbine Redux

by Jennifer Reese | Jan 23, 2004
The tragic 1999 high school shooting inspires a mixed bag of recent novels. Read it

Cast of Thousands

by David Browne | Jan 23, 2004
Look out, Chris Martin! Starsailor and Elbow are after your dream-pop throne. Read it

Stage

Early word on ''Fiddler on the Roof''

Jan 23, 2004
Alfred Molina makes nice as Broadway's beloved Tevye Read it

Early word on ''Bombay Dreams''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what's on stage in 2004 Read it

Critics' Choices

by Melissa Rose Bernardo | Jan 23, 2004
Sondheim. Shakespeare. Puffy. It's a season filled with theatrical, um, institutions. Read it

TV

Early word on '''Til Death Do Us Part: Carmen & Dave''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what to expect from TV this year Read it

Early word on ''Mad Mad House''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what to expect from TV this year Read it

Critic's Choices

by Ken Tucker | Jan 23, 2004
Critic's Choices for the TV of 2004 Read it

Early word on ''The Shield'' & ''Nip/Tuck''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what to expect from TV this year Read it

Early word on ''Game Over''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what to expect from TV this year Read it

And So On...

Jan 23, 2004
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Early word on ''The Restaurant''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what to expect from TV this year Read it

Early word on ''Going Down: The Rise and Fall Of Heidi Fleiss''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what to expect from TV this year Read it

Season Finales

Jan 23, 2004
With Friends, Sex and the City, and Frasier saying sayonara, we humbly offer these suggested finales. Read it

Television

Loser Of The Week

Jan 23, 2004
Wayne Brady Read it

TV's funniest quotes for the week of January 23/30 2004

Jan 23, 2004
We pick our favorite quips from talk shows and sit-coms Read it

What to Watch for week of JANUARY 19

by Dalton Ross, Alice King, Dan Snierson, Ken Tucker | Jan 23, 2004
A day-to-day guide to notable programs.* Read it

Ask The Critic

Our movie reviewers answer your questions

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Jan 23, 2004

Book Review

The Cello Player

by Michelle Kung | Jan 28, 2004

Something Rising (Light and Swift)

by Allyssa Lee | Jan 23, 2004

The Amateur Marriage

by Tina Jordan | Jan 23, 2004

In The Miso Soup

by Daniel Fierman | Jan 23, 2004

Baby Plays Around

by Sarah Saffian | Jan 23, 2004

Paranoia

by Jennifer Reese | Jan 23, 2004

Dating Dead Men

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Jan 23, 2004

Voyage To The End Of The Room

by Troy Patterson | Jan 23, 2004

Work and Other Sins

by Karen Valby | Jan 23, 2004

Box Office

DVD & Video

Tale Of The Tape: Sidney Poitier Directs

by Alynda Wheat | Jan 23, 2004

DVD Review

Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Complete First Season

by Nancy Sidewater | Jan 23, 2004

Spellbound

by Donald Liebenson | Jan 23, 2004

MTV Punk'd: The Complete First Season

by Michael Endelman | Jan 27, 2004

The Rules of the Game

by Mike Flaherty | Jan 27, 2004

Gridiron Girl of the Week

Beyonce is the Gridiron Girl of the Week

by David Browne | Jan 23, 2004
Beyonce Read it

Long Road of the Week

Movie Article

Reel Lit: Is The Pen Mightier Than The Pic?

by Missy Schwartz | Jan 23, 2004

True Western

by Chris Willman | Jan 23, 2004

Movie Preview

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Feb 05, 2004
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Dawn of the Dead

Feb 05, 2004
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Bride and Prejudice

Feb 05, 2004
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King Arthur

Feb 05, 2004
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I Heart Huckabee's

Feb 05, 2004
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Shrek 2

Feb 05, 2004
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The Manchurian Candidate

Feb 05, 2004
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The Village

Feb 05, 2004
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The Chronicles of Riddick

Feb 05, 2004
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Wimbledon

Feb 05, 2004
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The Life Aquatic

Feb 05, 2004
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I, Robot

Feb 05, 2004
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Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

Feb 05, 2004
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Spider-Man 2

Feb 05, 2004
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Collateral

Feb 05, 2004
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The Stepford Wives

Feb 05, 2004
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The Incredibles

Feb 05, 2004
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Alexander

Feb 05, 2004
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The Aviator

Feb 05, 2004
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Movie Review

Along Came Polly

by Owen Gleiberman | Jan 14, 2004

Win a Date With Tad Hamilton!

by Owen Gleiberman | Jan 14, 2004

Torque

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Jan 15, 2004

Touching the Void

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Jan 14, 2004

Disney's Teacher's Pet

by Scott Brown | Jan 14, 2004

Tokyo Godfathers

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Jan 14, 2004

My Baby's Daddy

by Scott Brown | Jan 14, 2004

Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer

by Owen Gleiberman | Jan 15, 2004

The Company

by Owen Gleiberman | Jan 23, 2004

The Battle of Algiers

by Owen Gleiberman | Jan 23, 2004

Music Article

Cellar Door

by Rob Brunner | Jan 23, 2004
What's Rocking Our World Read it

Music Review

Silence Is Easy

by David Browne | Jan 19, 2004

Talkie Walkie

by Michael Endelman | Jan 23, 2004

Cast of Thousands

by David Browne | Jan 19, 2004

The Special Goodness

by David Browne | Jan 23, 2004

Immortal Memory

by Kristina Feliciano | Jan 23, 2004

Because I Can

by Jim Farber | Jan 23, 2004

Margerine Eclipse

by Elisabeth Vincentelli | Jan 26, 2004

Baby Monkey

by Tom Sinclair | Jan 26, 2004

Bravebird

by Neil Drumming | Jan 23, 2004

One Moment More

by Craig Havighurst | Jan 23, 2004

Wheels of Fortune

by Craig Havighurst | Jan 26, 2004

Strange Liberation

by Larry Blumenfeld | Jan 23, 2004

News + Notes

Who's making the deals in the week of Jan 23/30 2004

by Gregory Kirschling | Jan 23, 2004
The biggest upcoming projects in entertainment Read it

Duff Enough

by Chris Willman | Jan 23, 2004
The winners in the music biz are not the ones you'd expect. Read it

What's hot for the week of Jan 23/30 2004

by Jessica Shaw | Jan 23, 2004
Jessica Shaw reveals what's in and what's out Read it

Dueling TV shows: Which you should watch

by Jennifer Armstrong | Jan 23, 2004
Trying to decide between ''Bachelorette'' and ''The O.C.''? Here's our advice Read it

A Burning Question about Reality TV

by Bob Cannon | Jan 23, 2004
We find answers to the inexplicable Read it

'First' Dates

by Karyn L. Barr | Jan 23, 2004
Chasing Liberty wins box office duel by forfeit. Read it

Pop Quiz

by Michael Endelman, Sumeet Bal | Jan 23, 2004

Jim Mullin's Hot Sheet for the week of Jan 23/30 2004

by Jim Mullen | Jan 23, 2004
The 10 hottest topics of the week Read it

Madonna: I'm crazy for General Wesley Clark

by Raymond Fiore | Jan 23, 2004
In a public letter, the pop icon says she's supporting the Democrat for President Read it

L.A. Story

by Raymond Fiore | Jan 23, 2004
A surprise exit for Arista head Reid Read it

News Article

Letters from our readers

Jan 23, 2004
Check out the readers who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

EW Remembers Ingrid Thulin

by Joshua Rich | Jan 23, 2004
Here's what the entertainment world will miss most about her Read it

Style Sheet

Pretty Please

by Allison Hope Weiner | Jan 23, 2004
The Oscar race may be getting ugly -- literally. Read it

Bump and Grind

Jan 23, 2004
How working actresses fashionably handle real-life pregnancy Read it

TV Article

Early word on ''Wonderfalls''

Jan 23, 2004
Here's what to expect from TV this year Read it

Early word on 5 shows we can't wait to see in 2004

Jan 21, 2004
Here's what to expect from Stephen King's first TV series, the new season of ''The Sopranos,'' and the other shows we're excited to see this year Read it

TV Review

The L Word

by Ken Tucker | Jan 16, 2004

The Charts

The Chart

Moving 'Closer'

Jan 23, 2004
The Chart Read it

The Must List

The Must List

Jan 23, 2004
Film gods, Idol worship, and 8 other things we love this week Read it

The Ratings

Trump Card

Jan 23, 2004
The Ratings Read it

What to Watch

What to Watch for week of JANUARY 26

by Dalton Ross, Ken Tucker | Jan 26, 2004
A day-to-day guide to notable programs. Read it

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