Tom Cruise, you're nuts and probably holding Katie Holmes hostage, but Dallas still buys what you're selling.
Why, I have no idea, but I find this kind of staggering. By now, you all know that Mission: Impossible III
had a "disappointing
" opening weekend, raking in a mere (heh) $47.7 million at the box office. Well, of that take, Dallas accounts for $1 million of all the tickets sold, according to a box-office-numbers-knowin' souce. One mil in one city for one movie. More money than he made in all of Nebraska last weekend. Or Tennessee. Or...look, just get out a map and starting point to states. Tom Cruise has always liked Dallas; shot Born on the Fourth of July
here, came through to promote Minority Report
and Vanilla Sky
. Maybe he oughta move here. Not like he'd be far away from the Scientologists
. And I would be happy to babysit. --Robert Wilonsky