Nov 15, 1991

Issue #92

Cover Story

"The Addams Family" movie

by Margot Dougherty | Nov 15, 1991
The classic TV series has been brought to life Read it
Magazine Cover (Nov 15, 1991)

Encore

Norman Mailer stabs his wife

by Peter Kobel | Nov 15, 1991
We recall the writer's assault on his wife Adele in November 1960 Read it

Book Article

Craft books for children

by Ann Hodgman | Nov 15, 1991
We tell you about the best books for creating craft projects for children Read it

Book Review

The Face On the Milk Carton

by Michele Landsberg | Nov 15, 1991

Blue River

by Margot Mifflin | Nov 15, 1991

Steel Guitar

by Mark Harris | Nov 15, 1991

Bruce Weber

Nov 15, 1991

Dead Elvis

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

Cover Story

"The Addams Family" movie

by Margot Dougherty | Nov 15, 1991
The classic TV series has been brought to life Read it

The creator of ''The Addams Family'' characters

by Meredith Berkman | Nov 15, 1991
We recall the career of Charles Addams, the cartoonist who created the fictional family that bears his name Read it

DVD Article

Instructional Music Videos

by Terry Catchpole | Nov 15, 1991
A list of releases featuring credential-intensive performers that would teach you to play the banjo, piano, or acoustic guitar Read it

The Beatles' performances on video

by Allan Kozinn | Nov 15, 1991
A run down of releases that contain choice material such as concert performances, clips, and films Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 15, 1991
The 15 hottest topics the week of November 15, 1991 Read it

Mail Page

Mail from our readers

Nov 15, 1991
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't on Roseanne Arnold and Kevin Costner Read it

Movie Article

Penn Jillette leads a gang of cult film fanatics

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 15, 1991
In a weekly ritual, a group of movie buffs get together to watch cheesy films like ''Problem Child 2'' and ''McBain'' Read it

Desi Arnaz Jr. in ''The Mambo Kings''

by Margot Dougherty | Nov 15, 1991
The son of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz talks about playing his own father Read it

Kate Nelligan and her movie roles

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 15, 1991
The actress talks about her career and how she got a role in ''The Prince of Tides'' Read it

Rolling Stones movie at IMAX

by Kate Meyers | Nov 15, 1991
Why some U.S. cultural institutions won't show the film Read it

Dracula’s upcoming films

by Leonard Klady | Nov 15, 1991
A dozen vampire-related movies like ''Bram Stoker's Dracula,'' ''Sleepwalkers,'' and ''Buffy, the Vampire Slayer'' are in development Read it

High-Profile projects by rookie directors

Nov 15, 1991
First time directors such as Jon Avnet and Barry Sonnenfeld get released Read it

Scheduling the holiday lineup

by Gregg Kilday | Nov 15, 1991
The need for hits has made the studios torelease movies before the season starts Read it

Movie Review

Beauty and the Beast

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 15, 1991

The People Under the Stairs

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 15, 1991

29th Street

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 15, 1991

Music Article

Islamic ideas and rappers

by James Bernard | Nov 15, 1991
Islamic thought is spreading among young black Americans, particularly rappers like Public Enemy, Ice Cube, and Big Daddy Kane Read it

Billboard's Pop Catalog Chart

by Dave DiMartino | Nov 15, 1991
This retro hit parade lists perennial best-sellers, like Meat Loaf's ''Bat Out of Hell'' album Read it

Metallica loves their fans

by Harold Goldberg | Nov 15, 1991
The band will allow fans at each show to make audio and videotapes of their concerts Read it

Frank Sinatra and Sinead O'Connor: ''Silent Night''

by Billy Frolick | Nov 15, 1991
Both artists have chosen to record the same song Read it

The origins of a band name

by David Browne, Michele Romero | Nov 15, 1991
How Abba, Pink Floyd, L.L. Cool J, and other bands created their names Read it

Michael Jackson's ''Dangerous''

by David Browne | Nov 15, 1991
What to expect from the ''King of Pop's'' new release Read it

U2's ''Achtung Baby'' reaches record stores

by David Browne | Nov 15, 1991
The album won't be available to press until it is released Read it

Music Review

There is Always One More Time

by Ron Givens | Nov 15, 1991

The Best of B.B. King Volume One

by Ron Givens | Nov 15, 1991

Death Certificate

by James Bernard | Nov 15, 1991

Peanut Butter Pie

by Susan Stewart | Nov 15, 1991

Mr. Lucky

by Ron Givens | Nov 15, 1991

Set the Night to Music

by Arion Berger | Nov 15, 1991

Something to Consider

by Gary Giddins | Nov 15, 1991

Rush Street

by Simon Reynolds | Nov 15, 1991

Moon in Scorpio

by Arion Berger | Nov 15, 1991

We Can't Dance

by David Browne | Nov 15, 1991

All Heaven Broke Loose

by Josef Woodard | Nov 15, 1991

Forever My Lady

by Arion Berger | Nov 15, 1991

24 Nights

by Dave DiMartino | Nov 15, 1991

Peanut Butter Pie

by Susan Stewart

News Article

Remembering Joe Papp

by Jess Cagle | Nov 15, 1991
We recall the life of the ''Hair'' and ''A Chorus Line'' producer Read it

7th annual Rita Hayworth Gala

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Nov 15, 1991
What celebrities like Brooke Shields and Isabella Rossellini wore to the black and white affair Read it

Barbara Bush on the radio

by Suelain Moy | Nov 15, 1991
The First Lady reads popular children's books over the airwaves Read it

The extra benefits of working in Hollywood

by Jeffrey Wells | Nov 15, 1991
Besides the salary, what matters are the perks given to celebrities in Tinseltown Read it

Beeban Kidron on ''Antonia & Jane''

by Jess Cagle | Nov 15, 1991
The British director talks about the movie’s characters and her first American feature ''Used People'' Read it

Warren Buffet gets into show-business

by Lisa Karlin | Nov 15, 1991
Besides guesting in ''All My Children,'' he plays the ukulele on son Peter's album Read it

Entertainment news for November 15, 1991

Nov 15, 1991
Francis Ford Coppola, Whoopi Goldberg, and Charles Bronson made headlines this week Read it

TV Article

''Northern Exposure'''s location problems

by Julie Fanselow | Nov 15, 1991
Residents of the town where the series is filmed have issues privacy and property Read it

Original cast of the ''Addams Family''

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 15, 1991
What happened to the actors in the 25 years since the show went off the air Read it

ABC's series ''In Concert '91''

by Michael Kaplan | Nov 15, 1991
Live concerts from artists like David Bowie, Phill Collins, and Morrisey Read it

TV Review

In a Child's Name

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

Chance of a Lifetime

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

The Trials of Rosie O'Neill

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

Intimate Stranger

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

Doris Day: A Sentimental Journey

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

Law and Order

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

L.A. Law

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

Designing Women

by Ken Tucker | Nov 15, 1991

Video Review

The Wind in the Willows

by Jeff Unger | Nov 15, 1991

Mannequin Two: On the Move

by Michael Sauter | Nov 15, 1991

Scanners 2: The New Order

by Michael Sauter | Nov 15, 1991

Ju Dou

by Melissa Pierson | Nov 15, 1991

Edge of Honor

by Doug Brod | Nov 15, 1991

Dream Machine

by Doug Brod | Nov 15, 1991

Murder by Moonlight

by Doug Brod | Nov 15, 1991

The Great Escape

by Steve Daly | Nov 15, 1991

The Universal Mind of Bill Evans

by Gary Giddins | Nov 15, 1991

Iron and Silk

by Melissa Pierson | Nov 15, 1991

V.I. Warshawski

by Melissa Pierson | Nov 15, 1991

The Best of MTV's 120 Minutes

by Taehee Kim | Nov 15, 1991

Pals

by Jill Rachlin | Nov 15, 1991

The Belly of an Architect

by Melissa Pierson | Nov 15, 1991

The Beatles: The First U.S. Visit

by Ty Burr | Nov 15, 1991

Spartacus

by Steve Daly | Nov 15, 1991