Picks and Pans Review: This Week

updated 02/06/1995 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 02/06/1995 AT 01:00 AM EST

>TUBE: Glenn Close and Judy Davis humanize the issue of lesbianism in the military in Serving in Silence; Charles Dutton powers a resonant Piano Lesson

SCREEN: Murder in the First is often a trial to watch; Laurence Fishburne is one of the few good things about Bad Company; the performances in Tom and Viv are pure poetry

SONG: Van Halen tries to strike a perfect Balance; Melissa Manchester's If My Heart Had Wings doesn't quite get off the ground

PAGES: Gary Warner celebrates 25 soap-filled years with All My Children: The Complete Family Scrapbook; Pauline Kael plays For Keeps; Dick Francis tames Wild Horses

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