Ashton Kutcher, Angelina Jolie Are America's Fantasy New Year's Eve Dates According to Survey By Blockbuster
DALLAS, Dec. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ashton Kutcher, star of "Just Married" and "Dude, Where's My Car?" and Angelina Jolie, star of the popular "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider" franchise, were voted America's favorite fantasy New Year's Eve dates in an online survey by Blockbuster, Inc. (NYSE: BBI - News). Other fantasy favorites were "Pirates of the Caribbean" scalawag Johnny Depp and Catherine Zeta-Jones, star of the recent hit, "Intolerable Cruelty."
Who's Your Fantasy (Male) New Year's Eve Date? Ashton Kutcher 31% Johnny Depp 26 Keanu Reeves 15 Hugh Grant 15 Arnold Schwarzenegger 7 Cuba Gooding, Jr. 6 Who's Your Fantasy (Female) New Year's Eve Date? Angelina Jolie 35% Catherine Zeta-Jones 20 Jessica Biel 16 Queen Latifah 14 Diane Lane 9 Jada Pinkett-Smith 6
Fantasy date Queen Latifah helped propel "Bringing Down the House" to the number one renting movie at Blockbuster stores in 2003. Johnny Depp's swashbuckling charm in "Pirates of the Caribbean" led that film to the number three selling film at Blockbuster stores in 2003.
The survey was conducted Nov. 11-24 on blockbuster.com and included 31,969 responses.
Holiday Store Hours
Blockbuster stores are open throughout the week of New Year's, one of the chain's busiest weeks of the year. Holiday hours in most U.S. stores are as follows (local stores hours may vary): New Year's Eve, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.; New Year's Day, 10 a.m. - midnight.
Blockbuster Inc. is a publicly traded subsidiary of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA - News, VIA.B - News) and a leading global provider of in-home movies and game entertainment, with more than 8,700 stores throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australia. The company may be accessed worldwide at blockbuster.com.
Source: Blockbuster Inc.