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Necessary Objects?

Which products were spotted in this week's movies? Converse sneakers was the theme found in ''I, Robot'' and ''A Cinderella Story''

Once they were state-of-the-art basketball sneaks; now they're state-of-the-art retro kicks. This week, Chuck Taylors!

CONVERSE SNEAKERS Will Smith's futurephobic detective wears the black high-tops as he saves the world from evil robots in ''I, Robot.''

CONVERSE SNEAKERS Hilary Duff's fashion-phobic teen wears the black high-tops as she saves herself from evil stepsisters in ''A Cinderella Story.''

Originally posted Jul 30, 2004 Published in issue #776 Jul 30, 2004 Order article reprints