Nicole Kidman Crashed Sandra Bullock’s Red Carpet Oscars Interview To Reminisce About 'Practical Magic'

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March 6, 2018 15:18 By Fabiosa

When Nicole Kidman hits the red carpet, everything stops for a moment.

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A 'Practical Magic' reunion

While Bullock was in a mid-chat discussing her forthcoming film Ocean’s Eight with Vanity Fair’s Krista Smith during ABC’s red carpet pre-show, Kidman snuck around back and made her way up to surprise Bullock.

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And it resulted in a magic: a nostalgic Practical Magic reunion nearly 20 years after the campy film’s debut to be exact.

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The two iconic actresses went on to virtually ignore the interview and instead chatted primarily about the ’90s witchcraft rom-com. “We were talking about when we shot together,” Bullock said to Kidman, referencing their roles as witch-sisters Sally and Gillian Owens.

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Do you remember 'Practical Magic'?

The movie is about Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman as a pair of witch sisters. What about all the frogs?

'Practical Magic' is about a light-haired sister and dark-haired sister who are descended from a long line of witches. They move in with their aunts  — also a pair of light-haired and dark-haired sisters — and learn about magic and the curse that kills off the men in their lives.

The dark-haired sister (Sandra Bullock) falls in love and has a pair of — wait for it — dark-haired and light-haired daughters.

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After her husband dies, the sisters end up killing light-haired sister's (Nicole Kidman) abusive boyfriend. Then, he gets resurrected, killed again, and later haunts them. A classic family story. The movie wasn't received widely, and some people believe it was cursed by a real witch.

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Reminiscing about memories

This is a woman I love!” Kidman mused after she crashed the chat.

When we shot Practical Magic together, I asked her to get some tequila. She came back with her tequila, but we drank it anyway.

Bullock responded with a laugh, prompting Kidman to proclaim:

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I love that movie, I showed that movie to my kids. It’s a little above them; we were really good sisters! I think we are, and we’re really good drinkers, too.

Prove it with a sequel, you two.

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