Fun Facts Inspired by the Weekend Box Office


1. Angels & Demons – $48m It would take about a billion years to produce a gram of anti-matter — not ten seconds. [via Popular Mechanics] 2. Star Trek – $43m Chris Pine and Audrina Patridge from The Hills were spotted out together over the weekend. [via Perez Hilton] 3. X-Men Origins: Wolverine – $14.8m “With this film, Hugh Jackman emerges as the first actor to play a comic book hero in four consecutive films since Christopher Reeve as Superman.” [via IMDb] 4. Ghosts of Girlfriends Past – $6.86m Kevin Smith almost directed this with Jennifer Garner’s husband Ben Affleck in Matthew McConaughey’s role. [via eFilmCritic] 5. Obsessed – $4.55m Ali Larter says her character was inspired by Rita Hayworth in Gilda, Barbara Stanwyck in Double Indemnity, and Faye Dunaway in Chinatown. [via MTV]