Nov 02, 2007

Issue #962

Cover Story

Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe: Two titans talk

by Josh Rottenberg
EW's extended exclusive interview with the Hollywood heavyweights in ''American Gangster,'' Ridley Scott's gritty '70s crime saga Read it
Magazine Cover (Nov 02, 2007)

EW.COM

Five fun things online

Oct 26, 2007
''LEGO Star Wars'' extended trailer, TV Icons, Ultimate Hotties, and more Read it

Feedback

Feedback from our readers

Oct 26, 2007
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Adam Markovitz | Oct 26, 2007
Celebrity news for the week of November 2, 2007 Read it

Spotlight

Spotlight on Juliette Binoche

by Ari Karpel | Oct 26, 2007
The French actress talks about her new film, ''Dan in Real Life'' and why Hollywood isn't important to her Read it

Book Article

Felicia Pearson's revealing memoir

by Margeaux Watson | Oct 26, 2007
The star of HBO's ''The Wire'' writes about her time in prison and her career in ''Grace After Midnight'' Read it

Read it or watch it?

Oct 26, 2007
We decide how readers will react to the television adaptations of ''Gossip Girl'' and ''Women's Murder Club'' Read it

Book Review

A Free Life

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 26, 2007

The Race

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 26, 2007

American Creation

by Jennifer Reese | Oct 26, 2007

Dead Street

by Paul Katz | Oct 26, 2007

Slash

by Whitney Pastorek | Oct 26, 2007

Gentlemen of the Road

by Mark Harris | Oct 26, 2007

Twenty Thousand Roads

by Shirley Halperin | Oct 26, 2007

Proust Was a Neuroscientist

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 26, 2007

Zeroville

by Troy Patterson | Oct 26, 2007

Out of Sync

by Tanner Stransky | Oct 26, 2007

Ronnie

by Clark Collis | Oct 26, 2007

Mosaic

by Mandi Bierly | Oct 26, 2007

Cover Story

Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe: Two titans talk

by Josh Rottenberg
EW's extended exclusive interview with the Hollywood heavyweights in ''American Gangster,'' Ridley Scott's gritty '70s crime saga Read it

DVD Review

License to Wed

by Youyoung Lee | Oct 26, 2007

El Cantante

by Gilbert Cruz | Oct 26, 2007

EW.com Exclusive

Hear Natalie Portman's ''new favorite band''

Oct 25, 2007
Stream a song from Beirut, the first group the actress asked to appear on her ''Big Change: Songs for FINCA'' charity mix Read it

First Listen: Dave Gahan's ''Kingdom'' (dance remix)

by Lori Majewski | Oct 26, 2007
Hear a different spin on the first single from the Depeche Mode singer's ''Hourglass'' CD Read it

Fall Music Preview

Jay-Z's ''American Gangster'' is the real deal

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 26, 2007
The rapper and heavyweights Sean ''Diddy'' Combs and L.A. Reid talk about how the new album happened -- and why it hits so hard Read it

Fall Music Q&A

Natalie Portman's new music mix for a cause

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 25, 2007
The star talks about using her love of music, her rockin' friends (the Shins, Beirut, Norah Jones), and her own cred to promote poverty relief Read it

Hit List

Scott Brown's Hit List

by Scott Brown | Oct 26, 2007
The 10 hottest topics for the week of November 2, 2007 Read it

Movie Article

Gay Hollywood: Out of sight?

by Adam B. Vary | Oct 25, 2007
What is keeping movies in the closet -- and what should Hollywood be learning from TV? Read it

The latest on ''X-Men Origins: Wolverine''

by Adam B. Vary | Oct 26, 2007
We tell you about the newest installment of the popular franchise starring Hugh Jackman Read it

Ranking the new ''Star Trek'' cast

Oct 26, 2007
We weigh in on which choices are inspired, like Simon Pegg as Scotty, and which are just tired Read it

Roles that were recast at the 11th hour

Oct 26, 2007
Viggo Mortensen, Jodie Foster, and Martin Sheen all replaced other big name actors at the last minute Read it

Everyone's a Critic: ''30 Days of Night''

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 26, 2007
See what Owen Gleiberman had to say to a reader who disagreed with his review about the Josh Hartnett vampire flick Read it

''Battleship Potemkin'' homages

by Tim Purtell | Oct 26, 2007
The ''Odessa Steps'' sequence from the classic film is recreated in ''Brazil,'' ''The Untouchables,'' and ''Naked Gun 33 1/3'' Read it

Movie Review

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 24, 2007

Dan in Real Life

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 24, 2007

Jimmy Carter Man From Plains

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 24, 2007

The Comebacks

by Gregory Kirschling | Oct 24, 2007

Lynch

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 24, 2007

Rails & Ties

by Owen Gleiberman | Oct 24, 2007

Movie on DVD Review

Selena

by Gilbert Cruz | Oct 26, 2007

Music Article

Jay-Z's next career move

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 26, 2007
Will the rapper resign as Def Jam's president and CEO or return to his performing roots? Read it

Rhino's ''Heavy Metal'' Box

by Nisha Gopalan | Oct 26, 2007
A new collection of classic metal from bands like Poison, Guns N' Roses, and others Read it

New music for November 2, 2007

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 26, 2007
Check out the latest singles from The Killers, Dethklok, and Jill Scott Read it

Music Review

Blackout

by Margeaux Watson | Oct 26, 2007

Carnival Ride

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 26, 2007

Neptune City

by Mikael Wood | Oct 26, 2007

Night Falls Over Kortedala

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 26, 2007

Unbreakable

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 26, 2007

100 Days, 100 Nights

by Sean Howe | Oct 26, 2007

Avenged Sevenfold

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 26, 2007

For Lovers, Dreamers, & Me

by Leah Greenblatt | Oct 26, 2007

Cyclone

by Simon Vozick-Levinson | Oct 26, 2007

Viva La Cobra!

by Mikael Wood | Oct 26, 2007

Raising Sand

by Chris Willman | Oct 26, 2007

Long Road Out of Eden

by Tom Sinclair | Oct 26, 2007

See the Light

by Jonathan Bernstein | Oct 26, 2007

News Article

Pop culture hit and miss

Oct 26, 2007
We rate pop culture this week, including Tia Carrere, the Spice Girls, and ''Rendition'' Read it

Remembering Deborah Kerr and Joey Bishop

by Michael Sauter | Oct 26, 2007
We honor the lives of the Oscar-winning actress and the last member of the Rat Pack Read it

The latest news from Hollywood

Oct 26, 2007
George Clooney, ''Viva Laughlin,'' and Evan Rachel Wood made news the week of November 2, 2007 Read it

Notable actor-director teams

by Josh Rottenberg | Oct 26, 2007
Ridley and Tony Scott's filmmaking histories with ''American Gangster'' stars Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe Read it

Sound Bites

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

Oct 26, 2007
An expanded online-only version of our favorite quips Read it

Stage Review

Pygmalion

by Thom Geier | Oct 26, 2007

The Ritz

by David Barbour | Oct 26, 2007

A Bronx Tale

by Aubry D'Arminio | Oct 26, 2007

Mauritius

by Melissa Rose Bernardo | Oct 26, 2007

TV Article

Talk show confessions

by Ken Tucker | Oct 26, 2007
Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah, and Bill Maher share too much on their shows Read it

How the looming WGA strike will affect TV

by Jennifer Armstrong | Oct 26, 2007
''Lost'' and ''Gossip Girl'' will be safe, but the fate of other shows is uncertain Read it

Stephen Colbert's powerful fans

by Kate Ward | Oct 26, 2007
The new presidential candidate has a history of getting the Colbert Nation to rally behind him Read it

What do you think of the new season of ''Heroes''?

Oct 26, 2007
See what our readers thought, then give your opinion Read it

Costar secrets on ''Carpoolers''

by Mandi Bierly | Oct 26, 2007
Fred Goss tells us about working with Tim Peper, Jerry O'Connell, and Jerry Minor on ABC's new sitcom Read it

Our favorite fall shows

Oct 26, 2007
Here's why you should be watching ''Reaper,'' ''Dirty Sexy Money,'' ''Back to You,'' ''Aliens in America,'' and ''Bionic Woman'' Read it

TV's fall season flops

Oct 26, 2007
We look at the recent problems with past hits like ''Heroes'' and ''Grey's Anatomy'' Read it

TV Review

Nip/Tuck

by Gillian Flynn | Oct 26, 2007

Women's Murder Club

by Gillian Flynn | Oct 26, 2007

The Final Cut

Dumbledore's outing: Why it matters

by Mark Harris | Oct 30, 2007
Mark Harris says it's a rare positive gesture at a particularly bad moment to be a gay consumer of pop culture Read it

The Must List

The Must List: November 2, 2007

Oct 26, 2007
Ten Things We Love This Week Read it

The Scene

Seven days in entertainment

Oct 26, 2007
Last week's biggest events including Claire Danes on Broadway, filming the ''Sex and the City'' movie, and much more Read it
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