November 24, 2003 |
For Sale: Stately antebellum house called Gracey Mansion. Situated on charming bayou. Victorian ballroom, grand staircase, spacious (burial) grounds, secret passageways. Tours available Wednesday through Christmas Eve at El Capitan Theater in Hollywood. Contact: Madame Leota or nearest zombie. Caution: Avoid cobwebs and don't accept rides in horseless hearse.
July 14, 2003 |
Movie premieres usually are cause for celebration. But Stephen Norrington, the director of "The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen," was in no mood to party at his film's Las Vegas unveiling. In fact, Norrington didn't even attend, having decided to turn his back on Hollywood. Asked on premiere night about his no-show director's whereabouts, star Sean Connery told the Las Vegas Sun: "Check the local asylum."