Quote of the day: Take that, Jodie Foster, Nicole Kidman!

Warner Bros. honcho slaps the stars.

Published October 8, 2007 5:25PM (EDT)

"We are no longer doing movies with women in the lead."

-- Jeff Robinov, Warner Bros. president of production quoted by Nikki Finke's Deadline Hollywood Daily. The decree came following the recent disappointing box-office performance of the studio's "The Brave One" and "The Invasion," which starred Jodie Foster and Nicole Kidman, respectively.

By Katharine Mieszkowski

Katharine Mieszkowski is a senior writer for Salon.

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