Dec 28, 2007

Issue #971-972

Cover Story

The Best (and Worst) TV Shows of 2007

by Gillian Flynn | Dec 21, 2007
Gillian Flynn makes her picks, and adds her choices for the year's Hall of TV Shame See photos
Magazine Cover (Dec 28, 2007)

Legacies

Tributes: Artists we lost in '07

Jan 02, 2008
David Letterman honors Tom Snyder, Regis Philbin recalls Joey Bishop, and 20 other fond farewells See photos

2007 Trend-Spotting

How Perez Hilton led the media charge in '07

by Tim Stack | Dec 21, 2007
For better or worse, the popularity of gossip blogs changed the way mainstream outlets cover celebrity Read it

Best & Worst 2007

Best TV of 2007: A second opinion

by Ken Tucker | Dec 21, 2007
EW editor-at-large Ken Tucker offers his perspective on the small screen's biggest successes Read it

The Best (and Worst) Albums of 2007

by Chris Willman | Dec 21, 2007
See where Amy Winehouse, Radiohead, Bruce Springsteen, and others fit on Chris Willman's list See photos

The 10 Best DVDs of 2007

by Ken Tucker | Dec 20, 2007
''Larry Sanders,'' Popeye, and ''My So-Called Life'' make EW editor-at-large Ken Tucker's list Read it

The 10 best songs of 2007

Dec 21, 2007
See where the White Stripes, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, and Rihanna rank on EW's list of top singles Read it

The Best Books of 2007

by Jennifer Reese | Dec 20, 2007
EW critic Jennifer Reese honors the year's top ten in both fiction and nonfiction Read it

Best & Worst of 2007

Style 2007: Best and worst

by Meeta Agrawal | Dec 28, 2007
Look back at 2007's most fashionable (and, yes, some frightening) sartorial moments See photos

Stars pick their '07 faves

Dec 28, 2007
Johnny Depp, Jordin Sparks, Daniel Craig, Jenna Fischer, and other stars tell us their 2007 favorites in DVDs, music, games, and more See photos

Best of 2007

Ten breakout stars of 2007

Dec 31, 2007
Saluting the familiar faces who finally broke through and freshmen off to a hell of a start this year See photos

Best of the Web

Countdown! The 25 best fansites

Dec 21, 2007
EW picks the most essential sites for TV, music, and film buffs Read it

Your guide to entertainment online

by Tanner Stransky, LaRue Cook, Adam Markovitz | Jan 11, 2008
Great sites for movies, television, and music Read it

Book Article

The stats on 2007's books and authors

Dec 21, 2007
The number of ''Deathly Hallow'' copies sold, James Patterson's appearances on the best-seller list, and more Read it

The year Harry Potter saved reading

by Nicole Sperling | Dec 21, 2007
One parent dwells on the power of Rowling's books about the boy wizard Read it

Cover Story

The Best (and Worst) TV Shows of 2007

by Gillian Flynn | Dec 21, 2007
Gillian Flynn makes her picks, and adds her choices for the year's Hall of TV Shame See photos

The Great Performances of 2007

Dec 26, 2007
EW pays tribute to Amy Adams' in ''Enchanted,'' Alec Baldwin on ''30 Rock,'' Radiohead on ''In Rainbows,'' and 20 other brilliant turns Read it

Movie Article

Movies by the numbers: 2007

Dec 21, 2007
''Spider-Man 3,'' ''Superbad,'' ''Ratatouille,'' and more Read it

Lindsay Lohan's best moments of 2007

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Dec 21, 2007
The few and far between high notes of the star's whirlwind year Read it

Inspired by 50 Cent

by Clark Collis | Dec 21, 2007
Clark Collis explains how the rapper motivated him to see more films Read it

The year war movies flopped

by Adam B. Vary | Dec 21, 2007
Why audiences didn't flock to see ''Rendition,'' ''Lions for Lambs,'' and ''In the Valley of Elah'' Read it

The best films of 2007

by Owen Gleiberman, Lisa Schwarzbaum | Dec 21, 2007
Our critics explain why they loved ''There Will Be Blood'' and ''I'm Not There'' Read it

Music Article

Britney Spears' successes in 2007

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Dec 21, 2007
Five things the pop-diva accomplished that didn't end in disaster Read it

Bruce Springsteen's ''Magic''

by Chris Willman | Dec 21, 2007
Bruce Springsteen's ''Magic'' -- Why the protest record was our favorite album of 2007 Read it

Music by the numbers: 2007

by Chris Willman | Dec 21, 2007
Key stats from Jay-Z, Josh Groban, Kanye West, and more Read it

Obsessing over Journey

by Missy Schwartz | Dec 21, 2007
One writer explains her newfound love for the popular 80's band Read it

News Article

2007's memorable pop culture moments

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Dec 21, 2007
From ''Harry Potter'' and Judd Apatow to Stephen Colbert and the Spice Girls, here are this year's biggest news makers Read it

Readers Pick the Best of 2007

Dec 21, 2007
Here are the results of our year-end poll, where you weighed in on movies, television, music, and more Read it

Stars in the news

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Dec 21, 2007
Celebrity marriages, break-ups, and babies of 2007 Read it

Six stars with criminal records

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Dec 21, 2007
We look at the rap sheets of stars like Kiefer Sutherland and Shia LaBeouf Read it

2007's best and worst on stage

by Melissa Rose Bernardo | Dec 21, 2007
''Mauritius,'' ''Gypsy,'' and ''The Seafarer'' were some of our favorite shows this year Read it

Stage by the numbers: 2007

by Melissa Rose Bernardo | Dec 21, 2007
The key stats from Broadway, including the big box office for ''Young Frankenstein'' Read it

Being famous isn't always fun

by Jason Adams | Dec 21, 2007
Why it's good not to be in the limelight like Beyonce, Paul McCartney, and Vanessa Hudgens Read it

The Year I officially became old

by Whitney Pastorek | Dec 21, 2007
Whitney Pastorek laments the fact that she no longer ''gets'' what the ''kids'' and ''into'' Read it

Pie was big in 2007

by Gary Susman | Dec 21, 2007
The sweet treat showed up everywhere from ''Pushing Daisies'' to ''Sweeney Todd'' and ''Waitress'' Read it

The best in quips and quotables from 2007

Dec 21, 2007
EW's favorite soundbites from ''300,'' Michael Cera, Kanye West, and more Read it

The Pop Culture Moment of the Year

Dec 21, 2007
The WGA strike and Britney Spears were high on the list, but what did you ended up on top? Read it

The year of the geek

by Adam B. Vary | Dec 21, 2007
''Transformers,'' Michael Cera, and Comic-Con are only some of the reasons why nerds ruled this year Read it

A tribute to those who died in 2007

Dec 21, 2007
Here's a list of those who passed this year Read it

2007 celebrity pop-culture favorites

Dec 21, 2007
Find out why stars love ''Mad Men,'' ''Into the Wild,'' and more Read it

Photo Gallery

The Best Movies of 2007

Dec 21, 2007
Film critics Owen Gleiberman and Lisa Schwarzbaum each pick their top 10 -- see where ''Superbad,'' ''No Country,'' and others ranked See photos

The Worst Movies of 2007

Dec 21, 2007
See the flicks EW critics Lisa Schwarzbaum and Owen Gleiberman loathed this year See photos

TV Article

Groveling stars

by Adam Markovitz, Tanner Stransky | Dec 21, 2007
Alec Baldwin and Vanessa Hudgens are among the celebrities pleading for forgiveness Read it

''The View'''s controversial year

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Dec 21, 2007
Highlights from the daytime talk-show, from Alex Baldwin's appearance to Rosie O'Donnell's departure Read it

The brilliance of ''30 Rock''

by Gillian Flynn | Dec 21, 2007
Why Tina Fey's Emmy-winning sitcom tops our list of best tv shows in 2007 Read it

2007's TV ratings by numbers

Dec 21, 2007
The stats on TV's hits and misses, from shows like ''The Office'' and ''Viva Laughlin'' Read it

DVDs by the numbers: 2007

by Ken Tucker | Dec 21, 2007
Key stats from ''Transformers,'' ''300,'' and more Read it

The downside of TiVo

by Marc Bernardin | Dec 21, 2007
Marc Bernardin laments about television's latest advancement Read it

The benefits of TiVo

by Ken Tucker | Dec 21, 2007
Ken Tucker reveals his addiction to digital recording Read it

How the strike set me free

by Jeff Jensen | Dec 21, 2007
The absence of TV improved the quality of life for one of our writers Read it

The Pop of King

Stephen King's most memorable books of 2007

by Stephen King | Dec 21, 2007
The horror author lists his picks for the year's best literature Read it

Video Article

Celebrity's worst web videos

by Adam Markovitz, Kate Ward | Dec 21, 2007
We recap the unflattering footage of stars David Hasselhoff, Faith Hill, and more Read it
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