Julie Hagerty Touches Down on Broadway, and Other Culture Highlights From This Week's ‘New York’

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In this week's issue of New York, Adam Sternbergh checks in with Airplane! star Julie Hagerty, currently appearing in Broadway's The Marriage of Bette and Boo. John Leonard sings the praises of Generation Kill, the new HBO miniseries from The Wire's Ed Burns. Hugo Lindgren finds MGMT worthy of the hype. David Edelstein reviews Full Battle Rattle, Hellboy II: The Golden Army and Journey to the Center of the Earth (in that order). Need help with your Netflix queue? Logan Hill sorts through this month's new DVDs. Plus, Sam Anderson soberly assesses Iain Gately's new book Drink: A Cultural History of Alcohol.