"It [Beloved] premiered on a Friday and I remember hearing on Saturday morning that we got beat by something called Chucky. I didn't even know what Chucky was. I asked my chef at the time, Art Smith, to make some macaroni and cheese. I ate about 30 pounds worth. I'm not kidding!"
-Oprah Winfrey on how she handled the commercial failure of her labor of love, the movie version of Beloved.