Dec 13, 1991

Issue #96

Cover Story

Talking with Anjelica Houston

by Margot Dougherty | Dec 13, 1991
The actress tells us about her career and how she felt right at home in ''The Addams Family'' Read it
Magazine Cover (Dec 13, 1991)

Encore

''Wheel of Fortune'''s Vanna White

by Jess Cagle | Dec 13, 1991
The life of a professional letter turner Read it

Book Article

Art Spiegelman produces a best-seller

by Meredith Berkman | Dec 13, 1991
In ''Maus II'' the author retells his father's story of the Nazi death camps Read it

Holiday gift guide for books

Dec 13, 1991
''Frida Kahlo, The Paintings,'' ''Popular Art Deco,'' and ''Lee Friedlander: Nudes'' are some of the titles available in stores now Read it

Book Review

Blood

by Rhonda Johnson | Dec 13, 1991

Mike Tyson: Money, Myth and Betrayal

by Allen Barra | Dec 13, 1991

Almanac of the Dead

by Gene Lyons | Dec 13, 1991

East is East

by Josh Rubins | Dec 13, 1991

Wilderness Tips

by L.S. Klepp | Dec 13, 1991

Cover Story

Talking with Anjelica Houston

by Margot Dougherty | Dec 13, 1991
The actress tells us about her career and how she felt right at home in ''The Addams Family'' Read it

DVD Article

Two former porn starlets star in ''B'' movies

by Steve Simels | Dec 13, 1991
Traci Lords in ''A Time To Die'' and Ginger Lynn Allen in ''Vice Academy III'' Read it

Bodybuilding on video

by Juliann Garey | Dec 13, 1991
''The WBF Championship: The Premiere Event'' vid showcases bodybuilders in competitions and at their homes Read it

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Dec 13, 1991
The 15 hottest topics the week of December 13, 1991 Read it

Laserdisc Review

Candide

by Mark Fleischmann | Dec 13, 1991

Mail Page

Mail from our readers

Dec 13, 1991
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't on Julia Roberts, Madonna, and condom ads. Read it

Movie Article

Caring for ''Cape Fear'' victims

by Meredith Berkman | Dec 13, 1991
Theater ushers are doubling as therapists at screenings of the hit film Read it

Disney artists

by Steve Daly | Dec 13, 1991
A look at the behind-the-sketches of ''Beauty and the Beast'' Read it

Robby Benson roars to his roots

by Jess Cagle | Dec 13, 1991
The former teen idol is the voice of Beast in ''Beauty and the Beast'' Read it

Homage Disney style

by Steve Daly | Dec 13, 1991
Beauty and the Beast makes reference to films ''Snow White'' and ''The Sound of Music'' Read it

Ben Kingsley plays Meyer Lansky

by Sean Elder | Dec 13, 1991
The actor plays the legendary mob boss in ''Bugsy'' Read it

Anjelica Houston's filmography

by Ty Burr | Dec 13, 1991
Her movie history includes ''Prizzi's Honor,'' ''Enemies, A Love Story,'' and ''The Grifters'' Read it

''Twin Peaks'': What's next for the actors

by Jane Frances | Dec 13, 1991
Kyle MacLachlan and Lara Flynn Boyle have been busy with movie offers Read it

Oliver Stone's homophobia

by Jane Birnbaum | Dec 13, 1991
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance has called the director homophobic for the gay stereotypes in ''JFK'' Read it

A parents' guide to entertainment

by Jeff Menell | Dec 13, 1991
See what we think of ''The Addams Family,'' ''Beauty and the Beast,'' and ''My Girl'' Read it

Animation Auteurs

by Gregg Kilday | Dec 13, 1991
Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise direct their first movie, ''Beauty and the Beast'' Read it

Macaulay Culkin in his first screen kiss

by Meredith Berkman | Dec 13, 1991
The actor meets love and death in ''My Girl'' Read it

Movie Review

Bugsy

by Owen Gleiberman | Dec 13, 1991

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

by Owen Gleiberman | Dec 13, 1991

Music Article

The Health Club Scene

by Arion Berger | Dec 13, 1991
Which dance-pop songs do the fitness experts prefer to use in their classes? Read it

Why so many boxed sets?

by Fred Goodman | Dec 13, 1991
The success of expensive music collections have produced a quick profit for the record companies Read it

The Paterno Papers

by John Voland | Dec 13, 1991
Calling a bunch of artists ''losers,'' a confidential memo from Hollywood Records' boss leaks Read it

Music Review

Affairs of the Heart

by Arion Berger | Dec 13, 1991

Seed State

by David Browne | Dec 13, 1991

Love or Lust

by Marisa Fox | Dec 13, 1991

Dondestan

by Dave DiMartino | Dec 13, 1991

Ten

by David Browne | Dec 13, 1991

Private Line

by Arion Berger | Dec 13, 1991

Don't Go Near the Water

by Alanna Nash | Dec 13, 1991

Nothing but a Burning Light

by Stephanie Zacharek | Dec 13, 1991

I'm Your Fan: The Songs of Leonard Cohen

by David Browne | Dec 13, 1991

Beethoven: Symphonies 1-9

by Alan Rich | Dec 13, 1991

Sticks and Stones

by Alanna Nash | Dec 13, 1991

The Freddy Fender Collection

by Alanna Nash | Dec 13, 1991

News Article

Queen of international ballet

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Dec 13, 1991
Prima ballerina Sylvie Guillem is doing it her way Read it

Travelling with 8mm videocassettes

by Mark Fleischmann | Dec 13, 1991
Prerecorded versions of movies can be played through a camcorder or a portable TV Read it

Hollywood lawsuits

by Casey Davidson | Dec 13, 1991
Anne Rice, Ken Wahl, and ''America's Most Wanted'' are being sued Read it

Plane aerobics

by Billy Frolick | Dec 13, 1991
Northwest Airlines is showing an in-flight exercise video to their passengers Read it

Entertainment in Biosphere

Dec 13, 1991
We asked some famous people what they would take if they were entering the sealed greenhouse Read it

Entertainment news for December 13, 1991

Dec 13, 1991
Daryl Hannah, Julian Lennon, and Ken Russell made headlines this week Read it

Zsa Zsa Gabor's autobiography

by Kate Meyers | Dec 13, 1991
A list of curious facts mentioned in her new book Read it

TV Article

Political commercials

by Leslie Savan | Dec 13, 1991
A conservative PAC made an anti-David Duke ad Read it

''The Kids in the Hall''

by Jess Cagle | Dec 13, 1991
We talked with the cast of the Canadian TV show Read it

TV goes below the belt

by Mark Harris | Dec 13, 1991
TV characters come up with creative names for the male anatomy Read it

''Candid Camera'' smiles again

by Benjamin Svetkey | Dec 13, 1991
TV's oldest funny-video show is back with an updated version Read it

TV Review

Backtrack

by Ken Tucker | Dec 13, 1991

In the Nick of Time

by Ken Tucker | Dec 13, 1991

Nova: The Art of Faking It

by Ken Tucker | Dec 13, 1991

Strays

by Ken Tucker | Dec 13, 1991

Hot Country Nights

by Ken Tucker | Dec 13, 1991

Video Review

Terminator 2: Judgement Day

by Richard Schickel | Dec 13, 1991

Rude Boy

by Glenn Kenny | Dec 13, 1991

Presumed Guilty

by Doug Brod | Dec 13, 1991

Straight Out of Brooklyn

by Ty Burr | Dec 13, 1991

The Terminator

by Richard Schickel | Dec 13, 1991