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Practical Magic (1998)
There's a little witch in every woman
For two sisters from a family of witches, falling in love is the trickiest spell of all.




Nicole plays Gillian 'Gilly' Owens

Practical Magic tells the story of two sisters, Sally and Gillian, who have the gift of magic. But they have the family curse, in which any man that falls in love with one of them will die an untimely death. Brought up by their aunts, Sally and Gilly adopt different attitudes towards their magical abilities - Gilly embraces it, but Sally chooses to live her life as normally as possible. When Gilly gets into trouble with a man, Sally must save her sister, and try and battle the curse when she meets the man she wished for as a child...

Information
Released: US- 16th October 1998; UK- 22nd January 1999; Australia- 4th February 1999
Directed by: Griffin Dunne
Co-stars: Sandra Bullock (Sally Owens), Stockard Channing (Frances Owens), Dianne Wiest (Aunt Bridget 'Jet' Owens), Goran Visnjic (Jimmy Angelov), Aidan Quinn (Officer Gary Hallet), Evan Rachel Wood (Kylie Owens), Alexandra Artrip (Antonia Owens)
Genre: Fantasy/Mystery/Drama/Romance

Filming: Washington, USA
Budget: $60,000,000
Nicole's salary: $6,000,000
Box Office: UK- 2,987,705; USA- $46,611,204. Made 1,001,536 in it's opening weekend in the UK showing on 284 screens, and $13,104,694 in it's opening weekend in the US on 2,652 screens.
Runtime: 103mins / 1hr 43mins



Trivia
[1] Nicole and Sandra became good friends while filming, and went out drinking together on many occasions.
[2] Continuity error - After placing Jimmy's body on the table, Gillian unbuttons his shirt and cuts his undershirt. In the next shot of him, his undershirt is uncut and shirt is buttoned up.
[3] When asked why Sandra and Nicole were chosen to play sisters when they obviously looked nothing alike, Griffin Dunne said that when he researched historical witches, witch siblings often looked nothing alike.


Media
Trailers: Trailer 1
Clips: none available
Official site: practicalmagic.com
Gallery: 'Practical Magic' at the Nicole's Magic Gallery
Quotes: at Nicole's Magic



Worth watching for...
... Nicole in a light-hearted and very entertaining film about sisters... co-starring Sandra Bullock.


Buy It
Video - US (NTSC) | UK (PAL)
DVD - US (Region 1) | UK (Region 2)