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Couples on the Cover: Issue 947: Quentin Tarantino & Uma Thurman

Photograph by Albert Watson

The actress rocked our cover for the release of Kill Bill Vol. 2.

This article appeared in the April 29, 2004 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

HOT ISSUE COVERS: 604: Winona Ryder

Photograph by Herb Ritts

Winona Ryder

Appearing in Jim Jarmusch's Night on Earth after roles in Edward Scissorhands and Heathers, she was the face of our Hot Issue in 1991.

This article appeared in the May 16, 1991 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

HOT ISSUE COVERS: 630: Sharon Stone

Photograph by Albert Watson

Sharon Stone

She'd already posed nude for Playboy when the actress starred in a much-discussed role in 1992's Basic Instinct.

This article appeared in the May 14, 1992 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

HOT ISSUE COVERS: 819: Angelina Jolie

Photograph by Mark Seliger

Angelina Jolie

On the verge of her Hollywood breakthrough, a young Jolie seduced readers on the cover of our 1999 Hot Issue.

This article appeared in the August 19, 1999 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

Rolling Stone Cover: 1061 Comedy Issue

Photograph by Robert Trachtenberg

Tina Fey, Sarah Silverman & Amy Poehler

Three very funny ladies appeared among the fellas for the extended cover of our special comedy issue in 2008.

This article appeared in the September 18, 2008 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

Rolling Stone Covers: 1024: Rose McGowan & Rosario Dawson

Photograph by Matthew Rolston

Rose McGowan & Rosario Dawson

The girls of Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez's Grindhouse brought plenty of ammunition to this cover shoot in 2007.

This article appeared in the April 19, 2007 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

Rolling Stone Covers: 701: Demi Moore

Photograph by Matthew Rolston

Demi Moore

Then still married to Bruce Willis, no caption was necessary when the actress posed for the cover in 1995.

This article appeared in the February 9, 1995 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

Rolling Stone Covers: 744: Brooke Shields

Photograph by Mark Seliger

Brooke Shields

She'd already been famous for nearly 20 years when the actress bared a little skin for this cover in 1996.

This article appeared in the October 3, 1996 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

Rolling Stone Covers: 816/817: Nicole Kidman

Photograph by Herb Ritts

Nicole Kidman

In 1999, the actress appeared opposite then-husband Tom Cruise in Stanley Kubrick's controversial Eyes Wide Shut.

This article appeared in the July 8, 1999 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

Sexy Covers: 851: Kate Hudson

Photograph by Herb Ritts

Kate Hudson

She, of course, had her breakthrough in Almost Famous, the movie based on Cameron Crowe's early experience as a reporter for Rolling Stone.

This article appeared in the October 12, 2000 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

Sexy Covers: 977/978: Jessica Alba

Photograph by Matthew Rolston

Jessica Alba

Her appearances in Sin City and Fantastic Four made her transition from TV to movies complete. 

This article appeared in the June 30, 2005 issue of Rolling Stone. The issue is available in the online archive.

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