WTC Movie Donates $2.6 Million To 9/11 Charities

world_trade_center_junket.jpg

We’ve spent some time covering Paramount’s lavish press junkets — and the scandalous banning of a freelance reviewer for writing about them — leading up to the opening of Oliver Stone‘s World Trade Center, so we probably should point out that the studio is making good on its charitable pledge, donating $2.6 million — 10% percent of the box office receipts for the film’s opening five days — to 9/11 charities, $1.3 million of which is being given to the World Trade Center Memorial Foundation.

EARLIER:

  • Update: World Trade Center ‘Junket Whores’ Not Limited To Seattle
  • Banned Junket Critic Says Other ‘Junket Whore’ Made Up Oliver Stone Quotes
  • World Trade Center Press Junket ‘Whore’ Critic Banned By Paramount
  • Newsweek Chooses Oliver Stone Drama Over Real-Life War In World Trade Center Cover
  • Is It Too Soon To Watch Oliver Stone’s World Trade Center Trailer?