Movies spring into action for summer

Friedman, Wayne
April 2000
Advertising Age;4/10/2000, Vol. 71 Issue 15, p20
Trade Publication
The article presents a Hollywood stock exchange barometer of different films shown in the U.S. as of April 10, 2000. The film evaluated includes "Mission Impossible 2," starring Tom Cruise, "The Patriot," starring Mel Gibson, "Gone in 60 Seconds," starring Nicholas Cage and "The Perfect Storm," starring George Clooney.


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