Oct 19, 2007

Issue #959-960
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Five fun things online

Oct 12, 2007
Ultimate Hotties, interviews with Ryan Gosling, TV Watches, and more Read it


Letters from our readers

Oct 12, 2007
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it



by Adam Markovitz | Oct 12, 2007
Celebrity news for the week of October 19, 2007 Read it


Spotlight on Josh Brolin

by Gregory Kirschling | Dec 19, 2007
The ''No Country for Old Men'' star talks candidly about his brush with death and getting some recognition from Spielberg Read it

Life lessons with Emily Mortimer

by Ari Karpel | Oct 12, 2007
What the British actress learned on the sets of ''Lars and the Real Girl'' and ''Pink Panther 2'' Read it

Cate Blanchett on being the Queen

by Carrie Bell | Oct 12, 2007
The star of ''Elizabeth: The Golden Age'' talks about the continuing allure of the fallen monarch Read it

Reintroducing Gregory Smith

by Jeff Jensen | Oct 12, 2007
The former ''Everwood'' star gives movies a go with ''The Seeker: The Dark is Rising'' and ''Closing the Ring'' Read it

Reuniting Salt-N-Pepa

by Josette Compton | Oct 12, 2007
The female rap duo gets back together on their VH1 show Read it

Book Article

James Lipton's memorable guest revelations

by Mandi Bierly | Oct 12, 2007
James Lipton's memorable guest revelations -- Match the quote to celebs like Dave Chappelle, Al Pacino, and Roseanne Read it

Book Review

Celebrity Detox

by Tina Jordan | Oct 09, 2007

The Abstinence Teacher

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 15, 2007

The Farther Shore

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 12, 2007


by John Simons | Oct 15, 2007

Otto Preminger

by Tim Purtell | Oct 12, 2007

A Charmed Life

by Tina Jordan | Oct 12, 2007


by Jeff Labrecque | Oct 12, 2007

The Almost Moon

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 15, 2007

Death and the Maidens

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 12, 2007


by Bob Cannon | Oct 12, 2007

Lost Paradise

by Hannah Tucker | Oct 12, 2007

DVD Review

The Jazz Singer

by Steve Daly | Oct 15, 2007

Planet Terror

by Clark Collis | Oct 15, 2007


by Benjamin Svetkey | Oct 15, 2007

A Mighty Heart

by Jeff Labrecque | Oct 15, 2007

Deal Report

Deal Report: October 19, 2007

by Tanner Stransky | Oct 12, 2007
The biggest upcoming projects in entertainment Read it

EW Photo Issue

Patrick Dempsey: Exclusive EW photos

by Christine Spines | Oct 10, 2007
Sneak a peek at James White's portfolio of ''Grey's Anatomy'''s McDreamy for EW's Photo Issue -- some of which you'll see only online See photos

The best celebrity photos: Behind the scenes

by Adam Markovitz | Oct 16, 2007
You've seen their faces in EW over the past year. Now, we've chosen 14 of our favorite outtakes -- and persuaded the photographers to share their stories See photos

Hit List

Scott Brown's Hit List

by Scott Brown | Oct 12, 2007
The 10 hottest topics for the week of October 19, 2007 Read it

Movie Article

Box-office woes for ''The Heartbreak Kid''

by Nicole Sperling | Oct 12, 2007
The Farrelly brothers comedy disappoints, but does this spell doom for Ben Stiller? Read it

''The Kite Runner'' Controversy

by Vanessa Juarez | Oct 12, 2007
A sensitive issue pushes the release date for the anticipated fall film Read it

''Get Smart'''s DVD spin-off

by Sara Randazzo | Oct 12, 2007
Would you believe that the 2008 Steve Carrell spy satire already has a spin-off…starring Masi Oka? Read it

A family of stuntmen

by Chris Nashawaty | Oct 12, 2007
A family of stuntmen -- Members of the Epper family recall death-defying stunts for TV's ''Wonder Woman,'' and blockbusters like ''Die Hard'' and ''Romancing the Stone'' Read it

We review the latest movie trailers

by Adam B. Vary | Oct 12, 2007
See what we thought of the teaser for ''Sweeney Todd'' Read it

What a movie critic loves

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 12, 2007
Owen Gleiberman tells us why he loves Wes Anderson Read it

Memorable film props

by Josh Rottenberg | Oct 12, 2007
''Rocky'''s boxing gloves, Sam's piano in ''Casablanca,'' and light sabers from ''Star Wars'' make our list of best movie accessories Read it

Movie Review

Elizabeth: the Golden Age

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 10, 2007

We Own the Night

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 10, 2007

Lars and the Real Girl

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 10, 2007


by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 10, 2007

The Heartbreak Kid

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 10, 2007

The Seeker

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 10, 2007

Terror's Advocate

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 10, 2007

The Last Winter

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 10, 2007

The Good Night

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 12, 2007

Lake of Fire

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 12, 2007

Michael Clayton

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 12, 2007

My Kid Could Paint That

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Oct 12, 2007


by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 12, 2007

Movie on DVD Review

My Best Friend

by Missy Schwartz | Oct 12, 2007

Evan Almighty

by Ty Burr | Oct 12, 2007

ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway

by Jason Clark | Oct 12, 2007

Man Push Cart

by Kerrie Mitchell | Oct 12, 2007

Crazy Love

by Karen Valby | Oct 12, 2007

Music Article

First listen of Jay-Z's new album

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 12, 2007
The rap mogul gives EW a sneak preview of his new album, ''American Gangster'' Read it

New music for October 19, 2007

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 12, 2007
Check out the latest singles from James Blunt, Chaka Khan, and Calvin Harris Read it

Pop culture punchline: ''Afternoon Delight''

by Jeff Jensen | Oct 12, 2007
''Ugly Betty,'' ''Anchorman,'' and ''Arrested Development'' have all used Starland Vocal Band's song for a gag Read it

Should I pay for ''In Rainbows''?

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 12, 2007
An EW music writer agonizes over Radiohead's ''pick your price'' new album Read it

Music Review

Chrome Dreams II

by Chris Willman | Oct 12, 2007

Chase This Light

by Andy Greenwald | Oct 12, 2007

The Scene of the Crime

by Chris Willman | Oct 12, 2007

Dropping the Writ

by Adrienne Day | Oct 12, 2007

The Naked Brothers Band

by Jonathan Bernstein | Oct 12, 2007


by Tom Sinclair | Oct 12, 2007

The Bluegrass Sessions

by Chris Willman | Oct 12, 2007

Dream Merchant Vol. 2

by Josette Compton | Oct 12, 2007


by Alanna Nash | Oct 12, 2007

Photo Gallery

15 stars break out their favorite T-shirts

by Whitney Pastorek | Oct 15, 2007
What do Portia de Rossi, Matt Damon, Chloe Sevigny, and other actors wear when they're just portraying...themselves? Here, they cotton to what makes their beloved tees so great See photos

Pop Quiz

Name that movie prop

Oct 18, 2007
Can you name the film in which each one of these props appears? Type in your answers and see instant results Read it

Sound Bites

TV's funniest quotes: Pick the week's best

Oct 12, 2007
An expanded online-only version of our favorite quips Read it


Eve: ''I feel like a new artist again''

by Margeaux Watson | Oct 13, 2007
Rap vet E-V-E sounds off on being one of the only female rappers left in the game and why she just can't call Fergie or Gwen Stefani hip-hop Read it

TV Article

Who has the better boxed set?

by Mandi Bierly | Oct 12, 2007
We compare new collections from George Carlin and Robert Klein Read it

J.J. Abrams' new TV shows

by Jeff Jensen | Oct 12, 2007
The ''Lost'' mastermind adds two TV pilots, ''Fringe'' and ''Boundaries'' to his busy schedule Read it

Patience for TV ratings

by Lynette Rice | Oct 12, 2007
TV networks try to judge the success of their new fall shows like ''Cane'' and ''Gossip Girl'' while audiences change their viewing habits Read it

Amnesia: The TV trend

by Dan Snierson | Oct 12, 2007
Amnesia: The TV trend -- We profile the characters on ''Heroes,'' ''Samantha Who?,'' and ''Ugly Betty'' who suffer memory loss Read it

One-note singing dramas

by Dalton Ross | Oct 12, 2007
One-note singing dramas -- We compare CBS' new musical series ''Viva Laughlin'' to its unsuccessful predecessor, ABC's ''Cop Rock'' Read it

TV Review

Private Practice

by Ken Tucker | Oct 10, 2007

The Big Bang Theory

by Henry Goldblatt | Oct 12, 2007

The Must List

The Must List: October 19th, 2007

Oct 12, 2007
Ten Things We Love This Week Read it

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