Picks and Pans Review: This Week

UPDATED 08/21/1995 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 08/21/1995 at 01:00 AM EDT

>TUBE: Mike Tyson means a heavyweight payday for boxing promoters; Akira is the epitome of Japanese animation

SCREEN: Something to Talk About doesn't say much; Bushwhacked is bush-league comedy 17

SONG: Blind Melon cooks up an eclectic meal in Soup; The Snake proves Shane MacGowan and the Popes know how to party 21

PAGES: Elizabeth Kaye looks for meaning in Mid-Life; family is the heart of Hanging Up 27

BYTES: Rocktropolis strikes a commercial note; The Spot, an online soap, is hilariously campy 37

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Lupita Nyong'o: Most Beautiful!
  • Lupita Nyong'o: Most Beautiful!
  • Chelsea Clinton is Pregnant!
  • Exclusive Royal Tour Diary

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine


From Our Partners

Watch It

Editors' Picks

From Our Partners

Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters