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Travolta and Will Smith caught in religious rows

Title: Travolta and Will Smith caught in religious rows
Date: Monday, 27 March 2000
Publisher: Guardian Unlimited
Main source: film.guardian.co.uk

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In yet another fine weekend for protest groups, the anti-scientology group FactNet has warned that "lawsuits may soon be flying" over John Travolta's upcoming Battlefield Earth. FactNet accuses the movie - adapted from a sci-fi novel by cult founder L Ron Hubbard and starring celebrity scientologist Travolta - of accommodating "subliminal messages to surreptitiously recruit new members from the movie audience". FactNet goes on to allege that the would-be religion - beloved of Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman and other film stars ... [Read the rest at film.guardian.co.uk]