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As it happens, he did; Rudolph and Perkins Marlboro Lights 100S are old friends. But after a couple of days of shooting in Portland, Ore., she said Rudolph stopped a scene and told her, Buy Cheap Cigarettes Online "Elizabeth, I'm just looking for you." "He really demanded that I use most of my personal experiences and personality. That's a very uncomfortable thing Carton Cigarettes for an actor to do. Like going on 'The Today Show,' you're completely exposed without the protection of a character to hide behind." Like Rudolph's "Choose Me" and "Trouble in Mind," "Love at Large" is a stylized meditation on romance set in a mythic urban landscape. Everyone, in a sense, is a detective; everyone is trying to track down true love. "Stella is a searcher, Marlboro Red Cigarettes somebody who is continually looking for that light at the end of the tunnel or that person who's going to be the consummation of love in her life," Perkins said. "I think that's why Alan chose for his two leads to be detectives. Both are looking for something they're lacking in their lives. I think I can relate to that . . . I'm constantly looking for explanations or some other meaning to life. Or at least something new." That search began in the perfect atmosphere. She grew up in an isolated environment on a 600-acre farm in southern Vermont. "That played an enormous part in my becoming an actress. 
The actress tackles the role of a detective searching for romance in 'Love at Large Even now, four years after her film debut as Demi Moore's caustic, unstylish friend in "About Last Night . . . ," Elizabeth Perkins can Cheap Cartons Of Cigarettes walk into producers' offices and still notice looks of surprise. "You Cigarettes Wholesale can tell they're thinking, 'She's much more, uh, attractive than we thought she was going to be.' " Perkins smiles mischievously. "There's this little side of me that wants to say, 'It's called acting. It's what I do for a living.' " In "Love at Large," Perkins is acting the part of a woman shielding her insecurities behind the tough-guy facade of a detective. On her first job, she is Newport Carton shadowing a man (Tom Berenger) who happens to be another detective shadowing someone else. Cigarettes For Sale Online"They had faces then. So does Elizabeth. She brings a sexy, quirky vulnerability to the screen." Speaking animatedly during an interview in her publicist's office, the chain-smoking, 29-year-old actress--Tom Hanks' co-star in "Big"--displays yet another Elizabeth Perkins. This one is chatty, bemused, extremely articulate in discussing both her films and her career. Except for the occasional pause to light a cigarette, the words come in a steady wave. When she first read Rudolph's script, she felt, "My God, this guy knows Cheap Newport Cigarettes me."
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