By EW Staff
Updated August 21, 2009 at 04:58 PM EDT

Movies Inglourious Basterds

Quentin Tarantino brings his signature style to this WWII thriller about a group of Nazi-killing soldiers led by a Tennessee hillbilly (Brad Pitt). Read our review

TV Natasha Bedingfield on Today (NBC, 7 a.m. EDT)

The sweet Brit performs as a part of the Today Show” summer concert series. Watch the performance here

Music Ursa Major, Third Eye Blind

Has it really been more than a decade since they ruled the charts with “Semi-Charmed Life,” “Graduate,” “Jumper,” and “How’s It Gonna Be”? Great, now we feel old. But that’s no reason miss the West Coast trio’s comeback effort. Read more about Third Eye Blind on the Music Mix

Books Yesterday’s Weather, Anne Enright

Man Booker Prize winner Enright shines in this story collection (now in paperback), which includes 31 career-spanning tales. Need an incentive to pick it up? The Washington Post and Kirkus Reviews named it one of the best books of the year.

Tech App: “Minigore”

We almost hesitate to kill the sorta adorable monsters in this addictive, delightful little app which, at $.99, is a total steal. Get it at the App Store