Apr 13, 1990

Issue #9

Cover Story

How Jay Leno writes his monologues

by Mark Schwed | Apr 13, 1990
EW follows the some-time host of ''The Tonight Show'' as he comes up with the opening laughs Read it
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Book Article

The curative powers of fiction

by Tim Appelo | Apr 13, 1990
Kim Wozencraft, James Fogle, and Seth Morgan all use their past history as addicts to fuel their debut novels Read it

The Book Browser

Apr 13, 1990
A sampling of the opening lines from books out this week Read it

EW looks at the latest Science Fiction books

by Thomas M. Disch | Apr 13, 1990
The newest by Arthur C. Clarke, Terry Brooks, and others are reviewed Read it

Notable books for the week of April 13

Apr 13, 1990
Short reviews on recently released titles Read it

Book news from the week of April 13, 1990

Apr 13, 1990
Brief updates from the literary world Read it

Book Review

Lazarus

by Marie Ponsot | Apr 13, 1990

Ben Hecht: The Man Behind the Legend

by L.S. Klepp | Apr 13, 1990

The Untouched Key

by L.S. Klepp | Apr 13, 1990

The Evening News

by Jerrold Mundis | Apr 13, 1990

A Thousand Benjamins

by Gene Lyons | Apr 13, 1990

Book review

Simone de Beauvoir

by Jim Miller | Apr 13, 1990

Cover Story

How Jay Leno writes his monologues

by Mark Schwed | Apr 13, 1990
EW follows the some-time host of ''The Tonight Show'' as he comes up with the opening laughs Read it

Digital Review

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Mail Page

Letters from our readers

Apr 13, 1990
Check out the readers who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Movie Article

Film news from the week of April 13

Apr 13, 1990
Brief updates from the movie world Read it

Notable videos for the week of April 13

Apr 13, 1990
Short reviews on recently released titles Read it

Video news for the week of April 13

Apr 13, 1990
Brief updates from the film world Read it

Ernest's transition from TV to film

by Kathy Kalafut | Apr 13, 1990
How a regional advertising character became a big screen star Read it

Movie Review

Cry Baby

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 13, 1990

I Love You to Death

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 13, 1990

Mama, There's a Man in Your Bed

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 13, 1990

The Fourth War

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 13, 1990

Blind Fury

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 13, 1990

Impulse

by Owen Gleiberman | Apr 13, 1990

Music Article

The latest in kids products

Apr 13, 1990
EW reviews the newest books, tv shows, videos and music for the younger set Read it

Notable albums for the week of April 13

Apr 13, 1990
Short reviews on recently released titles Read it

Music news from the week of April 13

Apr 13, 1990
Brief updates from the music world Read it

Artists raise money for AIDS

by Ron Givens | Apr 13, 1990
Dionne Warwick, Jennifer Holliday, Whoopi Goldberg and others participate in a concert bringing attention to the deadly epidemic Read it

Music Review

Closer Than Ever

by Walter Clemons | Apr 13, 1990

Behind the Mask

by Greg Sandow | Apr 13, 1990

Wilson Phillips

by Greg Sandow | Apr 13, 1990

J-Boys

by Greg Sandow | Apr 13, 1990

Representing the Mambo

by Greg Sandow | Apr 13, 1990

All that Jazz

by Gary Giddins | Apr 13, 1990

Black and Blue

by Walter Clemons | Apr 13, 1990

Aspects of Love

by Walter Clemons | Apr 13, 1990

City of Angels

by Walter Clemons | Apr 13, 1990

In the Year of the Dragon

by Gary Giddins | Apr 13, 1990

The New York Sessions

by Gary Giddins | Apr 13, 1990

Getting Down to Business

by Gary Giddins | Apr 13, 1990

In Florescence

by Gary Giddins | Apr 13, 1990

Overview

by Gary Giddins | Apr 13, 1990

News Article

Critic on the loose

by Jeff Jarvis | Apr 13, 1990
EW's resident critic discusses the glory of fast food Read it

TV reviews for the week of April 13

by Ken Tucker | Apr 13, 1990
''A Family for Joe,'' ''Serpents'', and ''Carly in Concert: My Romance'' are among those reviewed Read it

TV Article

TV News for the week of April 13, 1990

by Mark Harris | Apr 13, 1990
Brief updates from the TV World Read it

What to Watch for week of April 13

Apr 13, 1990
A day-to-day guide to notable programs Read it

The history of a joke

by Mark Schwed | Apr 13, 1990
We get the story behind one of Leno's nightly quips Read it

''In Living Color'' bursts onto the scene

by Mark Schwed | Apr 13, 1990
Keenen Ivory Wayans makes his mark with a new sketch comedy show Read it

TV Review

Wings

by Ken Tucker | Apr 13, 1990

Video Article

Checking in on dance movies

by Ira Robbins | Apr 13, 1990
See what we thought of ''Beach Party,'' ''Dirty Dancing,'' ''Hairspray,'' and more Read it

Video Review

Sea of Love

by Neal Gabler | Apr 13, 1990

Black Rain

by Tim Appelo | Apr 13, 1990

The Forgotten

by Gene Seymour | Apr 13, 1990

Hawks

by Steve Simels | Apr 13, 1990

Freedom: A Live Acoustic Concert

by Jim Farber | Apr 13, 1990
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