This week… in 87 Dolph Lundgren does NOT have the power for Masters of the Universe and Madonna asks the eternal question, Who’s That Girl? In 97 Mel Gibson is a Conspiracy Theory-ist while Bill Bellamy is a player. In 07 Barry Bonds breaks the career home run record while pick up artists premiere their game.
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THIS WEEK’S TOPICS
The Care Bears Adventures in Wonderland
Who’s That Girl: Madonna and Griffin Dunne
Stakeout: Richard Dreyfuss, Emilio Estevez
Back to the Beach: Frankie Avalon, Annette Funiccelo
Master of the Universe: Dolph Lundgren, Frank Langella, Courteney Cox
August 8 – Animal Crack-Ups
August 8 – The Ellen Burstyn Show returns for four brief episodes
New releases: “Between the Lines” by Five Star, Who’s That Girl soundtrack
Madonna, “Causing a Commotion”:
New releases: “Transistor” by 311, which includes “Beautiful Disaster,” “Silent Weapons for Quiet Wars” by Wu-Tang associates Killarmy and “Lovesongs for Underdogs” by Tanya.
Free Willy 3: The Rescue
Def Jam’s How to be a Player: Bill Bellamy, Lark Voorhies
Conspiracy Theory (no. 1 at box office): Mel Gibson, Julia Roberts
August 5 & 6 – Dean Koontz’s Intensity airs over two nights on Fox
Aug. 8: Garth Brooks free concert in the Central Park, broadcast on HBO with about 980,000 attending.
New releases: “Full Circle” by Drowning Pool, “Angels and Devils” by Fuel, “9 Lives” by Kat DeLuna, “The Stage Names” by Okkervil River, and “The Real Testament” by Plies.
“SOS” by the Jonas Brothers, off their debut album.
Daddy Day Camp: Cuba Gooding Jr.
Skinwalkers: Jason Behr, Elias Koteas, Rhona Mitra
Rush Hour 3 (no. 1 at box office): Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker
Stardust: Claire Danes, Charlie Cox, Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro
Barry Bonds breaks Hank Aaron’s home-run record
8/5/07 – Last episode of The Simple Life
August 6 – Bait Car premieres on Court TV, a very specialized COPS that’s all about entrapment
August 7 – Age of Love Finale, a dating show where a guy has to pick between “Kittens” and “Cougars”
Crazy Taxi Fare Wars for PSP