Nov 29, 1991

Issue #94

Cover Story

Michael Jackson's ''Black or White''

by David Browne | Jun 25, 2009
The 11-minute video is causing controversy and getting a lot of publicity Read it
Magazine Cover (Nov 29, 1991)

Encore

Remembering ''Brian's Song''

by Kate Meyers | Nov 29, 1991
We recall the TV movie that made everybody tune in 20 years ago Read it

Laserdisc

Incredible Animation Collection Vol. 2

by Steve Daly | Nov 29, 1991

Incredible Animation Collection Vol. 1

by Steve Daly | Nov 29, 1991

Spike & Mike's Festival of Animation

by Steve Daly | Nov 29, 1991

Book Article

William Least's new book

by Kelli Pryor | Nov 29, 1991
The best-selling author of ''Blue Highways'' has another hit about rural America in ''PrairyErth'' Read it

Watching TV for a year

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991
Bill McKibben's new book will address what people learn from watching it Read it

Jack London's books

by Bryan Woolley | Nov 29, 1991
A guide to the author's best titles Read it

Book Review

Tropical Night Falling

by Suzanne Ruta | Nov 29, 1991

Lady Day: The Many Faces of Billie Holiday

by Stuart Klawans | Nov 29, 1991

A Thousand Acres

by L.S. Klepp | Nov 29, 1991

Orwell: The Authorized Biography

by Jim Miller | Nov 29, 1991

Cover Story

Michael Jackson's ''Black or White''

by David Browne | Jun 25, 2009
The 11-minute video is causing controversy and getting a lot of publicity Read it

DVD Article

Kevin Kline on video

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991
A run down of releases that contain his most memorable performances Read it

''The Addams Family'' on video

by Steve Daly | Nov 29, 1991
The TV Show's first 12 episodes are now available in stores Read it

Two '50s sci-fi serials on home video

by Steve Simels | Nov 29, 1991
''Flying Disc Men from Mars'' and ''Radar Patrol vs. Spy King'' provide fun, dopey nostalgia Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Nov 29, 1991
The 15 hottest topics the week of November 29, 1991 Read it

Mail Page

Mail from our readers

Nov 29, 1991
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't on M.C. Hammer, ''Duel,'' and ''Doonesbury'' Read it

Movie Article

Talking with Wendy Robie

by Margot Dougherty | Nov 29, 1991
The actress tells us about her career and her roles in ''Twin Peaks'' and ''The People Under the Stairs'' Read it

Changes in the restored version of ''Fantasia''

by Steve Daly | Nov 29, 1991
Racist stereotypes have been cut from Disney's classic film Read it

Bad career moves

by Nicki Gostin | Nov 29, 1991
We take a look to some Hollywood actors, like Don Johnson and James Caan, that passed on significant roles Read it

Pauly Shore's new projects

by Harold Goldberg | Nov 29, 1991
MTV's popular VJ will star in the comedy ''Encino Man'' Read it

A new ''Madame Bovary'' movie

by Juliann Garey | Nov 29, 1991
Vintage wins the tie-in rights for the new version of the novel Read it

Mimi Rogers in ''The Rapture''

by Margot Dougherty | Nov 29, 1991
The actress talks about her new role portraying a woman involved in a fundamentalism cult Read it

Movie Review

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

by Steven Rea | Nov 29, 1991

The Addams Family

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 29, 1991

For the Boys

by Owen Gleiberman | Nov 29, 1991

Music Article

U2's Discography

by Bill Wyman | Nov 29, 1991
A run down of the band's albums such as ''War,'' ''The Joshua Tree,'' and ''Rattle and Hum'' Read it

Frank Sinatra's concert

by Bob Cannon, George Pelletier | Nov 29, 1991
Some idol chatter about Sinatra's Diamond Jubilee Tour Read it

Homage in ''Black or White''

by David Browne | Nov 29, 1991
Michael Jackson's video shows a number of references to movies like ''Back to the Future'' and ''Singing in the Rain'' Read it

Morphing technique

by Kate Meyers | Nov 29, 1991
Previously used in ''Terminator 2,'' the longest continuous morphing sequence is in Michael Jackson's ''Black or White'' video Read it

Box-set music guide

by David Browne | Nov 29, 1991
Aerosmith, Carpenters, and Yes are some of the bands that have sets available in stores now Read it

Delayed albums

by Dave DiMartino | Nov 29, 1991
Follow-up records from Bruce Springsteen, Lionel Richie, and Pink Floyd are taking more time to be released Read it

The No Hats Tour

by Ron Givens | Nov 29, 1991
Travis Tritt and Marty Stuart refuse to wear cowboy headgear Read it

Prince Akeem projects a positive message

by Bill Higgins | Nov 29, 1991
Rap's Nation of Islam representative debuts his record Read it

Curious facts

by Michele Romero, Bob Cannon | Nov 29, 1991
A list of interesting details shown in Jackson's video ''Black or White'' Read it

Music Review

Essential Robin Trower

by Ira Robbins | Nov 29, 1991

Simply the Best

by Ira Robbins | Nov 29, 1991

The Sky is Crying

by Dave DiMartino | Nov 29, 1991

You Said

by Arion Berger | Nov 29, 1991

T.E.V.I.N.

by Arion Berger | Nov 29, 1991

Penicillin on Wax

by James Bernard | Nov 29, 1991

Prime of My Life

by Amy Linden | Nov 29, 1991

Curtis Stigers

by David Browne | Nov 29, 1991

Kabu

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991

Planet Drum

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991

The Girl With Orange Lips

by Alan Rich | Nov 29, 1991

Swan Lake

by Alan Rich | Nov 29, 1991

Canto do Pajé (Song of the Shaman)

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991

Kindala

by Steve Daly | Nov 29, 1991

Mais

by Steve Daly | Nov 29, 1991

Smokestack Lightning

by Ira Robbins | Nov 29, 1991

Blues, Backtracks and Shapes of Things

by Ira Robbins | Nov 29, 1991

Dangerous

by David Browne | Nov 29, 1991

Achtung Baby

by Bill Wyman | Nov 29, 1991

News Article

AIDS in the entertainment world

Nov 29, 1991
A list of people that worked in show business and died from AIDS in 1991 Read it

Pajamas as a fashion statement

by Giselle Benatar | Nov 29, 1991
Madonna, Flavor Flav, and Roseanne Arnold wear their pjs on and off-screen Read it

Don Henley and Henry David Thoreau

by Kent Jones, Nick Francis | Nov 29, 1991
Are the singer and philosopher natural allies? Read it

Entertainment news for November 29, 1991

Nov 29, 1991
Mel Gibson, Bruce Lee, and Michael Jordan made headlines this week Read it

TV Article

''KTV'' covers the issues

by Sharon Isaak | Nov 29, 1991
The syndicated news-entertainment show offers a variety of segments dedicated to young viewers Read it

Gary David Goldberg's ''Brooklyn Bridge''

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 29, 1991
The producer of the new sitcom took a ride with us to remember his old neighborhood Read it

New erotic series

by Benjamin Svetkey | Nov 29, 1991
HBO and Showtime will release erotically themed half-hour programs Read it

Talking with Jeff Altman

by Joe Rhodes | Nov 29, 1991
The comedian tells us about his career and his new role at the hospital sitcom ''Nurses'' Read it

TV Review

Dame Edna's Hollywood

by Ken Tucker | Nov 29, 1991

Fatal Friendship

by Ken Tucker | Nov 29, 1991

Medusa: Dare to be Truthful

by Ken Tucker | Nov 29, 1991

Charlie Hoover

by Ken Tucker | Nov 29, 1991

Wildflower

by Ken Tucker | Nov 29, 1991

Silk Stalkings

by Ken Tucker | Nov 29, 1991

Civil Wars

by Ken Tucker | Nov 29, 1991

Video Review

City Slickers

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991

Soapdish

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991

The Canterville Ghost

by Jeff Unger | Nov 29, 1991

One Hand Don't Clap

by Ty Burr | Nov 29, 1991

Toy Soldiers

by Doug Brod | Nov 29, 1991

Dark Shadows Music Videos

by Steve Simels | Nov 29, 1991

Child in the Night

by Doug Brod | Nov 29, 1991

Dollman

by Steve Simels | Nov 29, 1991

Only the Lonely

by Jill Rachlin | Nov 29, 1991

Write to Kill

by Doug Brod | Nov 29, 1991