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Random Quotes: 1999

What TV Show, Movie, Record, or Event Best Sums Up the Year?

Julianne Moore (Magnolia) ”Sex and the City. I love that show, I’ll stop everything to watch it!”

Donny Osmond (Donny and Marie) ”The Sixth Sense—I saw it twice.”

Haley Joel Osment (The Sixth Sense) ”I really liked The Phantom Menace and The Iron Giant.”

Serena Scott Thomas (The World Is Not Enough) ”Annette Bening in American Beauty. She’s a star.”

Michael Apted (director, The World Is Not Enough) ”For Love of the Game.”

Laurence FishburneThe Matrix. I know I was in it, but the best is the best, so what are you going to do?”

Pierce Brosnan (The World Is Not Enough) ”The English Patient. Oh, that was three years ago. I don’t get out much. Rene [Russo’s] designer dresses in [his own] Thomas Crown Affair.”

Ron Howard (director, EDtv) ”Three Kings made me laugh. It was a good role for George Clooney.”

Jennifer Love Hewitt (Time of Your Life) ”Sex and the City. I won’t miss that show. Such strong parts for women—and realistic ones at that!”

Dennis Franz (NYPD Blue) ”The Insider was wonderful.”

Johnny Depp (Sleepy Hollow) ”Being a dad. It’s the greatest ride I will ever take, and that is a huge understatement.”

Melissa Joan Hart (Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) ”Britney Spears. She came on my show, I was in her video, and we became good friends.”

Richard Belzer (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) ”The South Park movie. I thought it was brilliant.”

Hector Elizondo (Chicago Hope) ”A perfect ending: the Yankees being the team of the century!”

Gavin Rossdale (Bush frontman) ”Boys Don’t Cry—it made me reassess so much about my emotional life.”

Ryan Stiles (The Drew Carey Show) ”The new Santana CD.”

Christina Ricci (Sleepy Hollow) ”I liked Phantom Menace but I miss the old Star Wars movies. They had more character and less banter.”

Rosie Perez (Subway Stories) ”Being a part of Woodstock. At first I was extremely excited to be there—and then I was embarrassed.”

Rachel Hunter (Just a Little Harmless Sex) ”Iggy Pop Live. Rage Against the Machine’s new album. It’s frightening how rock & roll I am.”

Lauren Holly (Chicago Hope) ”Bruce Springsteen playing with the E Street Band in Los Angeles.”

Hilary Swank (Boys Don’t Cry) ”American Beauty. Kevin Spacey blew me away.”

Randy Newman (Toy Story 2) ”The Sopranos. The new Everclear album. Toy Story 2 was heartwarming. I didn’t see any concerts unless I was working myself. I’d only see Bruce Springsteen if he’d play at my house. I just don’t like big venues.”

David Hasselhoff (Baywatch) ”Seal put on a great show.”

Sally Jessy Raphael (Sally Jessy Raphael) ”Nothing except Pokemon.”

Tim Burton (director, Sleepy Hollow) ”I am the worst person to ask about things like that because I still think it’s the ’80s.”

Danny Elfman (composer, The Simpsons) ”The Sopranos.”

Alan Thicke (host, All New 3’s a Crowd) ”American Beauty.”