April 3rd, 2006

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'Ice Age' Debut Nets $70.5M in Cold Cash. Meanwhile, Basic Instinct 2 makes $3 million. Yes, "three," single digit. An interesting theory I'm hearing from a couple of different places: in a nutshell, why pay $7-10 to see Sharon Stone naked in a crap movie when you can get porn on the internet for free?

United 93 trailer hitting too close to home? "One lady was crying. She was saying we shouldn't have [played the trailer]. That this was wrong ... I don't think people are ready for this." (Confession: I copypasted the links and wording from one of my RSS sources and can't find the attribution now. Oops.)

"I think the idea of holding any twenty year old up as a role model is completely idiotic. I’d like to make everyone in this room think about what they were doing at twenty, and hopefully it was a lot of sex and it was a lot of drinking and it was a lot of mistakes. It’s something you go through and it’s embarrassing, but it’s life. You’ve got to be able to do that." Hello, I am Keira Knightley and I am awesome.

Astin one of "The Guys" for ABC pilot.

New images: Wu Ji: The Promise; more Casino RoyaleScarlett Johansson in The Black Dahlia (scroll down); new Pirates of the Caribbean pictures.

(Related: Scarlett Johansson is 14 [and Napoleon's lover].)

Fire damages home of film director Ken Russell.

Clooney Stalking Gawker. (Gawker: George Clooney's Evil Plan Succeeds.)

I can't imagine that, if you care about Movies in Fifteen Minutes, you are not somehow on Venn diagram comprised of that and my personal journal, but in case you haven't already heard: V for Vendetta in Fifteen Minutes (scroll down), plus icons. Which is why there weren't many updates last week, because I ended up taking time off to write that.


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