Julia Roberts talks new doomsday movie, 'Leave the World Behind'

Roberts shares what it was like having Barack and Michelle Obama as executive producers on the film, looks back on the 35th anniversary of “Mystic Pizza,” and reveals her secrets to a happy marriage.
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Transcript for Julia Roberts talks new doomsday movie, 'Leave the World Behind'
>> HELLO, HELLO. THANK YOU, THANK YOU. THANK YOU, THANK YOU. >> Whoopi: HELLO, DARLING. >> Whoopi: HELLO, DARLING. >> HELLO, DARLING. >> HELLO, DARLING. >> Whoopi: SO WE WERE JUST >> Whoopi: SO WE WERE JUST TALKING ABOUT THE UPCOMING TALKING ABOUT THE UPCOMING HOLIDAYS. HOLIDAYS. DO YOU HAVE ANY FAVORITE DO YOU HAVE ANY FAVORITE TRADITIONS THAT YOU DO? TRADITIONS THAT YOU DO? >> I LOVE THE HOLIDAYS. >> I LOVE THE HOLIDAYS. I LOVE ANY EXCUSE TO JUST SLOW I LOVE ANY EXCUSE TO JUST SLOW DOWN. DOWN. >> Sunny: YES. >> Sunny: YES. >> BE COZY, COOK, EAT, SPREAD >> BE COZY, COOK, EAT, SPREAD THE LOVE. THE LOVE. THAT'S MY JAM. THAT'S MY JAM. >> Whoopi: DO YOU DO A LOT OF >> Whoopi: DO YOU DO A LOT OF DECORATING? DECORATING? >> YEAH -- WELL, YES. >> YEAH -- WELL, YES. WE HAVE A TREE. WE HAVE A TREE. >> Sunny: IS IT REAL OR IS IT >> Sunny: IS IT REAL OR IS IT FAKE? FAKE? >> IT'S REAL. >> IT'S REAL. >> Alyssa: THAT'S GOOD. >> Alyssa: THAT'S GOOD. WE'VE LEARNED THAT'S GOOD. WE'VE LEARNED THAT'S GOOD. >> Sara: WE LOVE THAT FOR YOU. >> Sara: WE LOVE THAT FOR YOU. >> WELL, AND WE GET A PERMIT. >> WELL, AND WE GET A PERMIT. WE LIVE NEAR A FOREST. WE LIVE NEAR A FOREST. IT MAKES US SOUND LIKE ELVES. IT MAKES US SOUND LIKE ELVES. WE LIVE NEAR A FOREST, AND MY WE LIVE NEAR A FOREST, AND MY HUSBAND AND THE KIDS, THEY GET A HUSBAND AND THE KIDS, THEY GET A PERMIT AND THEY GO OUT. PERMIT AND THEY GO OUT. >> Sara: THAT'S OLD SCHOOL. >> Sara: THAT'S OLD SCHOOL. THAT'S CHEVY CHASE STYLE. THAT'S CHEVY CHASE STYLE. >> WELL, BUT BETTER. >> WELL, BUT BETTER. [ LAUGHTER ] [ LAUGHTER ] >> Ana: SO ARE THERE A LOT OF >> Ana: SO ARE THERE A LOT OF DEER IN YOUR FOREST? DEER IN YOUR FOREST? >> ALL RIGHT. >> ALL RIGHT. WELL, LISTEN. WELL, LISTEN. AFTER TALKING ABOUT THIS MOVIE AFTER TALKING ABOUT THIS MOVIE ALL DAY YESTERDAY, LAST NIGHT I ALL DAY YESTERDAY, LAST NIGHT I WAS IN THIS HOTEL ROOM, AND I WAS IN THIS HOTEL ROOM, AND I WOKE UP IN THE MIDDLE OF THE WOKE UP IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT AND I DIDN'T KNOW WHICH NIGHT AND I DIDN'T KNOW WHICH DOOR LED TO WHERE, AND I GOT A DOOR LED TO WHERE, AND I GOT A LITTLE DISORIENTED AND A LITTLE LITTLE DISORIENTED AND A LITTLE JETLAGGED, AND I JUST THOUGHT, JETLAGGED, AND I JUST THOUGHT, WHAT IF THE BUILDING COLLAPSES? WHAT IF THE BUILDING COLLAPSES? >> Sunny: OH, NO. >> Sunny: OH, NO. >> THIS ISN'T ME. >> THIS ISN'T ME. I'M AN EASY PERSON. I'M AN EASY PERSON. I'M EASYGOING. I'M EASYGOING. I'M HAPPY, AND I WAS, LIKE, WHAT I'M HAPPY, AND I WAS, LIKE, WHAT IF THE BUILDING COLLAPSED? IF THE BUILDING COLLAPSED? WHAT IF, LIKE, WHAT IF AN ALARM WHAT IF, LIKE, WHAT IF AN ALARM WENT OFF RIGHT NOW AND I CAN'T WENT OFF RIGHT NOW AND I CAN'T EVEN FIND THE DOOR TO DULUTH. EVEN FIND THE DOOR TO DULUTH. THIS IS WHERE I WENT. THIS IS WHERE I WENT. >> Sunny: I CAN UNDERSTAND THAT. >> Sunny: I CAN UNDERSTAND THAT. >> BUT EVERYBODY GO SEE IT. >> BUT EVERYBODY GO SEE IT. >> Sunny: I CAN UNDERSTAND THAT >> Sunny: I CAN UNDERSTAND THAT BECAUSE I SAW THIS WITH MY BECAUSE I SAW THIS WITH MY HUSBAND YESTERDAY, AND WE LOVED HUSBAND YESTERDAY, AND WE LOVED IT. IT. WE LOVED IT. WE LOVED IT. >> THANK YOU. >> THANK YOU. >> Sunny: IT'S A THRILLER, BUT >> Sunny: IT'S A THRILLER, BUT IT'S -- IT HAS ALL THESE IT'S -- IT HAS ALL THESE SUBLIMINAL MESSAGES AND YOU SUBLIMINAL MESSAGES AND YOU LEAVE IT UP TO THE VIEWER AS TO LEAVE IT UP TO THE VIEWER AS TO WHAT YOU'RE PERCEIVING. WHAT YOU'RE PERCEIVING. MY HUSBAND SAW A DIFFERENT MOVIE MY HUSBAND SAW A DIFFERENT MOVIE THAT I SAW. THAT I SAW. >> INTERESTING. >> INTERESTING. >> Sunny: IT WAS VERY >> Sunny: IT WAS VERY INTERESTING. INTERESTING. IT'S CALLED "LEAVE THE WORLD IT'S CALLED "LEAVE THE WORLD BEHIND." BEHIND." IT'S DYSTOPIAN. IT'S DYSTOPIAN. IT'S A DYSTOPIAN THRILLER FROM IT'S A DYSTOPIAN THRILLER FROM THE CREATOR OF "MR. ROBOT," THE CREATOR OF "MR. ROBOT," WHICH IS ANOTHER MOVIE WE LOVE. WHICH IS ANOTHER MOVIE WE LOVE. SAM ESMAIL, ABOUT TWO FAMILIES SAM ESMAIL, ABOUT TWO FAMILIES STRUGGLING TO TRUST EACH OTHER STRUGGLING TO TRUST EACH OTHER AND SURVIVE WHAT SEEMS TO BE A AND SURVIVE WHAT SEEMS TO BE A DOOMSDAY SCENARIO. DOOMSDAY SCENARIO. >> THE MAYBE COLLAPSE OF THE >> THE MAYBE COLLAPSE OF THE WORLD. WORLD. I SUGGEST GRANOLA BARS, LOTS OF I SUGGEST GRANOLA BARS, LOTS OF WATER. WATER. >> Sunny: WITHOUT GIVING TOO >> Sunny: WITHOUT GIVING TOO MUCH AWAY BECAUSE I HAVE BEEN MUCH AWAY BECAUSE I HAVE BEEN WARNED, NO SPOILERS BECAUSE I WARNED, NO SPOILERS BECAUSE I LOVED IT SO MUCH. LOVED IT SO MUCH. >> IT'S HARD. >> IT'S HARD. >> Sunny: WHAT CAN YOU SAY ABOUT >> Sunny: WHAT CAN YOU SAY ABOUT IT? IT? >> WELL, FOR ME, IT'S, LIKE, YOU >> WELL, FOR ME, IT'S, LIKE, YOU KNOW, OBVIOUSLY TALKING ABOUT KNOW, OBVIOUSLY TALKING ABOUT THE DISASTER ELEMENTS AND THE THE DISASTER ELEMENTS AND THE THRILLER ELEMENTS, BUT TO ME, THRILLER ELEMENTS, BUT TO ME, IT'S REALLY ABOUT, YOU KNOW, IT'S REALLY ABOUT, YOU KNOW, THIS FAMILY, AND THEY GO OFF ON THIS FAMILY, AND THEY GO OFF ON THIS WEEKEND, AND THEN THERE'S A THIS WEEKEND, AND THEN THERE'S A KNOCK AT THE DOOR IN THE MIDDLE KNOCK AT THE DOOR IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT, AND SO I SAY, OF THE NIGHT, AND SO I SAY, LIKE, THE MOVIE KIND OF TAKES LIKE, THE MOVIE KIND OF TAKES OFF FROM THERE, AND I DON'T PLAY OFF FROM THERE, AND I DON'T PLAY THE NICEST PERSON. THE NICEST PERSON. I DON'T PLAY SOMEONE THAT I I DON'T PLAY SOMEONE THAT I WOULD REALLY NECESSARILY BE WOULD REALLY NECESSARILY BE FRIENDS WITH. FRIENDS WITH. SHE'S A LITTLE PRICKLY. SHE'S A LITTLE PRICKLY. >> Sunny: BUT THERE ARE PEOPLE >> Sunny: BUT THERE ARE PEOPLE LIKE THAT. LIKE THAT. >> I HAD A LOT OF SOURCE >> I HAD A LOT OF SOURCE MATERIAL. MATERIAL. [ LAUGHTER ] [ LAUGHTER ] NOT LOOKING LIKE, HM, HOW AM I NOT LOOKING LIKE, HM, HOW AM I GOING TO PUZZLE THIS OUT? GOING TO PUZZLE THIS OUT? IT WAS THERE FOR ME. IT WAS THERE FOR ME. >> Ana: IT'S THE APOCALYPSE. >> Ana: IT'S THE APOCALYPSE. IT'S HARD TO BE, LIKE, AMERICA'S IT'S HARD TO BE, LIKE, AMERICA'S SWEETHEART IN THE APOCALYPSE. SWEETHEART IN THE APOCALYPSE. >> EVEN BEFORE THE APOCALYPSE. >> EVEN BEFORE THE APOCALYPSE. >> Sara: A LITTLE PRICKLY. >> Sara: A LITTLE PRICKLY. >> Ana: THIS MOVIE HAS AN >> Ana: THIS MOVIE HAS AN INCREDIBLE CAST, RIGHT? INCREDIBLE CAST, RIGHT? YOU'RE IN IT, OF COURSE. YOU'RE IN IT, OF COURSE. MAHERSHALA ALI. MAHERSHALA ALI. YOU HAD A SEXY SCENE WITH HIM. YOU HAD A SEXY SCENE WITH HIM. ETHAN HAWKE. ETHAN HAWKE. >> THAT "Y" CAME LATE, HUH? >> THAT "Y" CAME LATE, HUH? THIS IS GOING TO COME AS A THIS IS GOING TO COME AS A SURPRISE TO BOTH OF US. SURPRISE TO BOTH OF US. >> Whoopi: INDICATION OF WHERE >> Whoopi: INDICATION OF WHERE HER MIND IS. HER MIND IS. >> Ana: I THOUGHT HE WAS PRETTY >> Ana: I THOUGHT HE WAS PRETTY FINE. FINE. I WOULD LIKE TO DANCE WITH HIM I WOULD LIKE TO DANCE WITH HIM TOO. TOO. KEVIN BACON'S IN IT, BUT ALSO KEVIN BACON'S IN IT, BUT ALSO THEN YOU HAD BARACK AND MICHELLE THEN YOU HAD BARACK AND MICHELLE OBAMA WHO WERE IN THE PRODUCTION OBAMA WHO WERE IN THE PRODUCTION TEAM, AND THEY WERE GIVING YOU TEAM, AND THEY WERE GIVING YOU NOTES AND THINGS. NOTES AND THINGS. WHAT WAS THAT LIKE? WHAT WAS THAT LIKE? >> THEY WEREN'T GIVING ME NOTES. >> THEY WEREN'T GIVING ME NOTES. I'M DOUBT TOTEM POLE. I'M DOUBT TOTEM POLE. >> Ana: BUT YOU KNOW THEM. >> Ana: BUT YOU KNOW THEM. WHAT WAS IT LIKE TO WORK WITH WHAT WAS IT LIKE TO WORK WITH THEM IN THAT ENVIRONMENT? THEM IN THAT ENVIRONMENT? >> WELL, WE WERE JUST HONORED >> WELL, WE WERE JUST HONORED WHEN THEY WANTED TO PARTICIPATE WHEN THEY WANTED TO PARTICIPATE IN IT. IN IT. WE FELT, LIKE, SAM AND I WERE SO WE FELT, LIKE, SAM AND I WERE SO PUFFED UP. PUFFED UP. YOU COULDN'T EVEN DEAL WITH US YOU COULDN'T EVEN DEAL WITH US FOR WEEKS. FOR WEEKS. IT WAS, LIKE, OH, HAVE YOU IT WAS, LIKE, OH, HAVE YOU HEARD? HEARD? I'M IN A GROCERY LINE. I'M IN A GROCERY LINE. EXCUSE ME. EXCUSE ME. DID YOU KNOW? DID YOU KNOW? SO IT WAS JUST EXCITING FOR US, SO IT WAS JUST EXCITING FOR US, AND THEY ARE BRILLIANT, AND THEY ARE BRILLIANT, INCREDIBLE PEOPLE, AND THEY'RE A INCREDIBLE PEOPLE, AND THEY'RE THEIR HIGHER GROUND PRODUCTIONS, THEIR HIGHER GROUND PRODUCTIONS, THEIR CONTENT IS IMPRESSIVE AND THEIR CONTENT IS IMPRESSIVE AND THEY WANTED TO COME INTO THE THEY WANTED TO COME INTO THE FOLD WITH US AND BE PART OF FOLD WITH US AND BE PART OF THIS. THIS. I MEAN, THIS BOOK, THIS NOVEL I MEAN, THIS BOOK, THIS NOVEL WHICH WAS A GREAT NOVEL SCARED WHICH WAS A GREAT NOVEL SCARED ME GOOD, AND IT WAS OP HIS READ WHICH WAS A GREAT NOVEL SCARED ME GOOD, AND IT WAS OP HIS N HI ME GOOD, AND IT WAS OP HIS N HI READING LIST THE YEAR THAT IT READING LIST THE YEAR THAT IT CAME OUT, SO THEY HAD BEEN IN ON CAME OUT, SO THEY HAD BEEN IN ON IT FROM THE BEGINNING. IT FROM THE BEGINNING. >> Whoopi: IT'S AVAILABLE ON >> Whoopi: IT'S AVAILABLE ON AUDIBLE BY THE WAY. AUDIBLE BY THE WAY. >> Sara: NOW I HAVE TO READ THE >> Sara: NOW I HAVE TO READ THE BOOK BECAUSE I LOVE MOVIES LIKE BOOK BECAUSE I LOVE MOVIES LIKE THIS, AND IT DID NOT DISAPPOINT. THIS, AND IT DID NOT DISAPPOINT. I LOVE THE CONTRAST OF SO MUCH I LOVE THE CONTRAST OF SO MUCH OF THE MUSIC, AND THEN THE OF THE MUSIC, AND THEN THE THROUGH-LINE OF FRIENDS, WHICH THROUGH-LINE OF FRIENDS, WHICH WHEN YOU THINK OF FRIENDS, YOU WHEN YOU THINK OF FRIENDS, YOU THINK OF ALL THE THINGS THAT, THINK OF ALL THE THINGS THAT, LIKE, THAT'S THE OPENING PART. LIKE, THAT'S THE OPENING PART. SORRY. SORRY. THAT'S WHAT I THINK OF IS THE THAT'S WHAT I THINK OF IS THE MUSIC. MUSIC. >> I DON'T KNOW THAT THAT WAS >> I DON'T KNOW THAT THAT WAS THE OPENING PART. THE OPENING PART. MARIACHI SHE WAS DOING. MARIACHI SHE WAS DOING. >> Sara: YOU'RE RIGHT. >> Sara: YOU'RE RIGHT. YOU'RE RIGHT, BUT IT WAS THE YOU'RE RIGHT, BUT IT WAS THE CONTRAST -- CONTRAST -- >> YOU GUYS ARE GOING A MILE A >> YOU GUYS ARE GOING A MILE A MINUTE UP HERE. MINUTE UP HERE. THIS IS, LIKE, WHOO! THIS IS, LIKE, WHOO! OKAY. OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHESH OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHALA OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHALS OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHALD OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHALU OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHALH OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHALE OKAY. >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHAL >> Sara: MA SHHERSHALAMAHERSHAL SAID SOMETHING INTERESTING. SAID SOMETHING INTERESTING. IT'S A TIME THAT NEVER WAS. IT'S A TIME THAT NEVER WAS. YOU HAD A FAMOUS APPEARANCE ON YOU HAD A FAMOUS APPEARANCE ON "FRIENDS" IN 1996. "FRIENDS" IN 1996. >> THE SUPER BOWL EPISODE. >> THE SUPER BOWL EPISODE. >> Sara: AS YOU KNOW, MATTHEW >> Sara: AS YOU KNOW, MATTHEW PERRY HAS RECENTLY PASSED. PERRY HAS RECENTLY PASSED. DO YOU HAVE A FAVORITE MEMORY DO YOU HAVE A FAVORITE MEMORY YOU CAN SHARE WITH US OF YOUR YOU CAN SHARE WITH US OF YOUR TIME AT "FRIENDS"? TIME AT "FRIENDS"? >> I'M SUCH A FOOTBALL FANATIC. >> I'M SUCH A FOOTBALL FANATIC. THIS IS SOMETHING A LOT OF THIS IS SOMETHING A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW, BUT I WAS STILL PEOPLE KNOW, BUT I WAS STILL WORKING WHEN THE 49ers WERE WORKING WHEN THE 49ers WERE PLAYING AND I WAS, LIKE, ANYBODY PLAYING AND I WAS, LIKE, ANYBODY GOT AN UPDATE? GOT AN UPDATE? THERE WAS ALWAYS A VOICE FROM THERE WAS ALWAYS A VOICE FROM SOMEWHERE THAT WOULD TELL ME SOMEWHERE THAT WOULD TELL ME WHAT WAS GOING ON. WHAT WAS GOING ON. I WISH THIS WAS MY WHOLE LIFE. I WISH THIS WAS MY WHOLE LIFE. BUT IT WAS SO -- TO BE ON THE BUT IT WAS SO -- TO BE ON THE SUPER BOWL EPISODE MADE ME FEEL SUPER BOWL EPISODE MADE ME FEEL THAT MUCH CLOSER TO THE SUPER THAT MUCH CLOSER TO THE SUPER BOWL WHICH I HAVE NEVER BEEN TO, BOWL WHICH I HAVE NEVER BEEN TO, AND IT WAS -- AND IT WAS -- >> Whoopi: CAN I SAY? >> Whoopi: CAN I SAY? WE DON'T KNOW WHERE IT IS THIS WE DON'T KNOW WHERE IT IS THIS YEAR? YEAR? >> VEGAS. >> VEGAS. >> Whoopi: IT'S IN VEGAS? >> Whoopi: IT'S IN VEGAS? DO YOU WANT TO GO TO THE SUPER DO YOU WANT TO GO TO THE SUPER BOWL? BOWL? >> I'D BE AFRAID. >> I'D BE AFRAID. WE'D LEAVE POOR. WE'D LEAVE POOR. >> Whoopi: YES. >> Whoopi: YES. BUT IT WON'T BE THE FIRST TIME. BUT IT WON'T BE THE FIRST TIME. SO LET'S GO TO THE SUPER BOWL. SO LET'S GO TO THE SUPER BOWL. OH MY GOD. OH MY GOD. WILL YOU HANDLE THIS? WILL YOU HANDLE THIS? >> Ana: I DON'T KNOW ANYTHING >> Ana: I DON'T KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT FOOTBALL AND I HAVE BEEN ABOUT FOOTBALL AND I HAVE BEEN TO THE SUPER BOWL IN MIAMI. TO THE SUPER BOWL IN MIAMI. YOU'VE GOT TO GO. YOU'VE GOT TO GO. IT'S SUCH AN EXPERIENCE. IT'S SUCH AN EXPERIENCE. >> Whoopi: IT'S GREAT FUN, AND >> Whoopi: IT'S GREAT FUN, AND IT'S -- PEOPLE ARE HAPPY TO BE IT'S -- PEOPLE ARE HAPPY TO BE THERE, AND IT'S WONDERFUL. THERE, AND IT'S WONDERFUL. LET'S GO TO THE SUPER BOWL, LET'S GO TO THE SUPER BOWL, BABY. BABY. >> CAN I SAY SOMETHING? >> CAN I SAY SOMETHING? I WANT TO SAY SOMETHING BECAUSE I WANT TO SAY SOMETHING BECAUSE I HAVE BEEN TALKING ABOUT MYSELF I HAVE BEEN TALKING ABOUT MYSELF FOR A NUMBER OF DAYS, AND IT FOR A NUMBER OF DAYS, AND IT DOES GROW OH SO TIRESOME, BUT I DOES GROW OH SO TIRESOME, BUT I WAS ON THE PHONE WITH MY HUSBAND WAS ON THE PHONE WITH MY HUSBAND THIS MORNING, A CINEMATOGRAPHER, THIS MORNING, A CINEMATOGRAPHER, AND HE FILMED THIS BEAUTIFUL AND HE FILMED THIS BEAUTIFUL MOVIE CALLED "EZRA," WHICH MOVIE CALLED "EZRA," WHICH WHOOPI GOLDBERG IS IN, AND YOU WHOOPI GOLDBERG IS IN, AND YOU WERE SO DOG GONE GREAT IN IT. WERE SO DOG GONE GREAT IN IT. YOU WERE SO GREAT IN THAT MOVIE. YOU WERE SO GREAT IN THAT MOVIE. [ APPLAUSE ] [ APPLAUSE ] >> Whoopi: I CAN'T WAIT TO SEE >> Whoopi: I CAN'T WAIT TO SEE IT. IT. >> Sunny: SHE DOES ALL THESE >> Sunny: SHE DOES ALL THESE THINGS, AND DOESN'T TELL US. THINGS, AND DOESN'T TELL US. >> SHE'S SO GREAT. >> SHE'S SO GREAT. BOBBY CARNIVAL >> SHE'S SO GREAT. BOBBY CARNIVEVALE PLAYS A STANDU >> SHE'S SO GREAT. BOBBY CARNIVEVALE PLAYS A STAND BOBBY CARNIVEVALE PLAYS A STAND COMEDIAN AND SHE'S HIS AGENT. COMEDIAN AND SHE'S HIS AGENT. YOU GIVE THIS MASTER CLASS AND YOU GIVE THIS MASTER CLASS AND NUANCE IN THIS PART. NUANCE IN THIS PART. YOU TAKE THIS PART THAT WAS YOU TAKE THIS PART THAT WAS PROBABLY, I DON'T KNOW TEN PAGES PROBABLY, I DON'T KNOW TEN PAGES AND MAKE IT, LIKE, SO CRITICAL AND MAKE IT, LIKE, SO CRITICAL TO UNDERSTANDING HIM AND JUST TO UNDERSTANDING HIM AND JUST ALL OF IT. ALL OF IT. IT WAS SO GREAT. IT WAS SO GREAT. >> Whoopi: THANK YOU, THANK YOU. >> Whoopi: THANK YOU, THANK YOU. [ APPLAUSE ] [ APPLAUSE ] THE DIRECTOR -- WE HAVE TO TALK THE DIRECTOR -- WE HAVE TO TALK ABOUT OUR DIRECTOR. ABOUT OUR DIRECTOR. >> TONY. >> TONY. HE WAS IN THE PELICAN BRIEF. HE WAS IN THE PELICAN BRIEF. >> Whoopi: HE WAS. >> Whoopi: HE WAS. HE'S MAGNIFICENT. HE'S MAGNIFICENT. HE'S THE DIRECTOR OF THIS MOVIE HE'S THE DIRECTOR OF THIS MOVIE THAT JULIA'S TALKING ABOUT. THAT JULIA'S TALKING ABOUT. HE SAID, WILL YOU COME DO THIS? HE SAID, WILL YOU COME DO THIS? HE DID "GHOST WITH THE HE SAID, WILL YOU COME DO THIS? HE DID "GHOST WITH " WITH ME. HE DID "GHOST WITH " WITH ME. >> THERE'SITTING NEXT >> THERE'SITTING NEXT TO ME. TO ME. >> Whoopi: WE ARE BACK WITH THE >> Whoopi: WE ARE BACK WITH THE FABULOUS JULIA ROBERTS. FABULOUS JULIA ROBERTS. ALYSSA HAS THE NEXT QUESTION. ALYSSA HAS THE NEXT QUESTION. >> Alyssa: YOU HAVE BEEN IN SO >> Alyssa: YOU HAVE BEEN IN SO MANY ROMANTIC COMEDIES. MANY ROMANTIC COMEDIES. WE THINK "PRETTY WOMAN," "MY WE THINK "PRETTY WOMAN," "MY BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING," BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING," AND "NOTTING HILL." AND "NOTTING HILL." OF THE ONES YOU HAVE BEEN IN, DO OF THE ONES YOU HAVE BEEN IN, DO YOU HAVE A FAVORITE? YOU HAVE A FAVORITE? >> OH THANKS YOU HAVE A FAVORITE? >> OH THA, THAT'S NOT FAIR. >> OH THA, THAT'S NOT FAIR. >> Sunny: I KNOW. >> Sunny: I KNOW. IT'S LIKE PICKING A FAVORITE IT'S LIKE PICKING A FAVORITE CHILD. CHILD. >> IT'S IMPOSSIBLE. >> IT'S IMPOSSIBLE. I MEAN, BECAUSE I SPENT SO MUCH I MEAN, BECAUSE I SPENT SO MUCH TIME WITH SAM ESMAIL AND "MY TIME WITH SAM ESMAIL AND "MY BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING" IS HIS BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING" IS HIS FAVORITE MOVIE AND WE END UP FAVORITE MOVIE AND WE END UP TALKING ABOUT IT ALL THE TIME TALKING ABOUT IT ALL THE TIME AND WE DID THIS TV SHOW AND WE DID THIS TV SHOW CALLED "COMING TOGETHER," AND HE CALLED "COMING TOGETHER," AND HE HIRED DYLAN McDERMOTT TO PLAY MY HIRED DYLAN McDERMOTT TO PLAY MY BOYFRIEND. BOYFRIEND. >> Alyssa: FULL CIRCLE. >> Alyssa: FULL CIRCLE. >> WE DID NOT HAVE A VERY NICE >> WE DID NOT HAVE A VERY NICE RELATIONSHIP IN "HOMECOMING." RELATIONSHIP IN "HOMECOMING." WE'RE GREAT FRIENDS IN REAL WE'RE GREAT FRIENDS IN REAL LIFE, AND THAT'S THE ONE THAT LIFE, AND THAT'S THE ONE THAT KIND OF ALWAYS SPRINGS TO THE KIND OF ALWAYS SPRINGS TO THE FOREPERSON FRONT OF MY MIND, BUT FOREPERSON FRONT OF MY MIND, BUT IT'S, YOU KNOW, "NOTTING HILL," IT'S, YOU KNOW, "NOTTING HILL," THEY'RE ALL FUN, AND WHEN YOU THEY'RE ALL FUN, AND WHEN YOU MAKE PEOPLE HAPPY, THAT BRINGS MAKE PEOPLE HAPPY, THAT BRINGS ME SO MUCH JOY. ME SO MUCH JOY. >> Alyssa: AND IT'S ALSO THE >> Alyssa: AND IT'S ALSO THE 35th ANNIVERSARY OF YOUR 35th ANNIVERSARY OF YOUR BREAKTHROUGH ROLE IN THE 1988 BREAKTHROUGH ROLE IN THE 1988 CULT CLASSIC "MYSTIC PIZZA." CULT CLASSIC "MYSTIC PIZZA." >> THAT'S GREAT. >> THAT'S GREAT. >> Alyssa: I WATCHED IT A WEEK >> Alyssa: I WATCHED IT A WEEK AGO. AGO. IT HOLDS UP. IT HOLDS UP. IT'S FABULOUS IN EVERY WAY. IT'S FABULOUS IN EVERY WAY. WE DO HAVE A GREAT FLIP CLIP IT'S FABULOUS IN EVERY WAY. WE DO HAVE A GREAT FLIP CCLIP O IT'S FABULOUS IN EVERY WAY. WE DO HAVE A GREAT FLIP CCLIP OT IT'S FABULOUS IN EVERY WAY. WE DO HAVE A GREAT FLIP CCLIP O. WE DO HAVE A GREAT FLIP CCLIP O. >> KISS MOM FOR ME. >> KISS MOM FOR ME. >> NO, DAISY. >> NO, DAISY. I'LL BE LATE FOR MY INTERVIEW. I'LL BE LATE FOR MY INTERVIEW. >> WELL, THEN YOU BETTER HURRY. >> WELL, THEN YOU BETTER HURRY. >> I HAVE BEEN THREE TIMES THIS >> I HAVE BEEN THREE TIMES THIS WEEK ALREADY. WEEK ALREADY. >> OR YOU GO TO HEAVEN. >> OR YOU GO TO HEAVEN. >> CAT'S SUCH A GOOD GIRL. >> CAT'S SUCH A GOOD GIRL. WHERE DID WE GO WRONG WITH HER WHERE DID WE GO WRONG WITH HER SISTER, DAISY? SISTER, DAISY? >> YOU WOULD DO JUST FINE IF YOU >> YOU WOULD DO JUST FINE IF YOU WOULD JUST USE YOUR HEAD A WOULD JUST USE YOUR HEAD A LITTLE MORE. LITTLE MORE. >> WELL, DON'T WORRY ABOUT ME. >> WELL, DON'T WORRY ABOUT ME. I'M NOT GOING TO BE SLINGING I'M NOT GOING TO BE SLINGING PIZZA FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE. PIZZA FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE. >> THE BEST PIZZA. >> THE BEST PIZZA. [ LAUGHTER ] [ LAUGHTER ] >> Whoopi: THAT'S IT. >> Whoopi: THAT'S IT. THIS IS ONE WHO LOVES WHEN SHE THIS IS ONE WHO LOVES WHEN SHE CAN GET PEOPLE TO SAY THEIR CAN GET PEOPLE TO SAY THEIR LINES BECAUSE SHE JUST -- SHE LINES BECAUSE SHE JUST -- SHE WAITS. WAITS. SO SHE JUST MADE HER REALLY SO SHE JUST MADE HER REALLY HAPPY. HAPPY. >> Sara: I WAS GOING TO WAIT >> Sara: I WAS GOING TO WAIT UNTIL OUR SECOND MEETING. UNTIL OUR SECOND MEETING. >> FABULOUS LINE. >> FABULOUS LINE. >> Whoopi: FABULOUS. >> Whoopi: FABULOUS. >> Alyssa: YOU DID SOMETHING >> Alyssa: YOU DID SOMETHING CRAY S FOR THE AUDITION CRAY S FOR THE AUDITION FOR "MYSTIC PIZZA." FOR "MYSTIC PIZZA." WHAT WAS THAT? WHAT WAS THAT? >> WELL, MY HAIR, I WAS STILL MY >> WELL, MY HAIR, I WAS STILL MY OWN SELF IN THOSE DAYS WITH MY OWN SELF IN THOSE DAYS WITH MY BIG CHEEKS AND MY BIG CURLY BIG CHEEKS AND MY BIG CURLY HAIR, AND I HAD LIGHT HAIR, AND HAIR, AND I HAD LIGHT HAIR, AND SO I WENT IN TO MEET THE CASTING SO I WENT IN TO MEET THE CASTING DIRECTOR OF THE MOVIE AND SHE DIRECTOR OF THE MOVIE AND SHE SAID, GOSH, YOU KNOW, I THINK SAID, GOSH, YOU KNOW, I THINK THERE'S NO POINT IN YOU COMING THERE'S NO POINT IN YOU COMING BACK BECAUSE WE NEED SOMEONE BACK BECAUSE WE NEED SOMEONE WITH DARK HAIR AND, YOU KNOW, WITH DARK HAIR AND, YOU KNOW, AND I WENT TO LAMBERT'S. AND I WENT TO LAMBERT'S. DO YOU REMEMBER LAMBERT'S? DO YOU REMEMBER LAMBERT'S? >> Whoopi: MM-HMM. >> Whoopi: MM-HMM. >> AND I GOT SOME DARK MOUSSE. >> AND I GOT SOME DARK MOUSSE. >> Sunny: OH. >> Sunny: OH. >> AND BOY, MY HAIR'S THAT BIG >> AND BOY, MY HAIR'S THAT BIG IN REAL LIFE. IN REAL LIFE. YOU SHOULD HAVE SEEN WIT A IN REAL LIFE. YOU SHOULD HAVE SEEN WITIT WITH YOU SHOULD HAVE SEEN WITIT WITH CAN OF MOUSSE IN IT. CAN OF MOUSSE IN IT. IT WAS SO BIG, AND I READ WITH IT WAS SO BIG, AND I READ WITH ADAM WHO BECAME THE BOY THAT ADAM WHO BECAME THE BOY THAT PLAYED MY BOYFRIEND IN THE PLAYED MY BOYFRIEND IN THE MOVIE, AND I HAD MY GIANT, DARK MOVIE, AND I HAD MY GIANT, DARK HAIR, AND WE'RE TALKING, AND HE HAIR, AND WE'RE TALKING, AND HE STARTS GOING LIKE THIS AND I'M STARTS GOING LIKE THIS AND I'M GOING, LIKE, I CAN JUST HEAR THE GOING, LIKE, I CAN JUST HEAR THE CRUNCHINESS. CRUNCHINESS. JUST THE CRACKLING SOUND AND JUST THE CRACKLING SOUND AND HE'S GOING, OH, DAISY, AND I'M, HE'S GOING, OH, DAISY, AND I'M, LIKE, OH, GOD. LIKE, OH, GOD. AND WALKING TO THE TRAIN STATION AND WALKING TO THE TRAIN STATION ON THE WAY HOME FROM THE ON THE WAY HOME FROM THE AUDITION JUST STARTS TO OF AUDITION JUST STARTS TO OF COURSE, RAIN. COURSE, RAIN. >> Sunny: OH, NO. >> Sunny: OH, NO. >> AND MY NICE, WHITE-COLLARED >> AND MY NICE, WHITE-COLLARED ED TAYLOR SHIRT THAT I FELT SO ED TAYLOR SHIRT THAT I FELT SO GOOD IN, JUST RUINED. GOOD IN, JUST RUINED. BUT I GOT THE PART, SO IT'S BUT I GOT THE PART, SO IT'S OKAY. OKAY. [ APPLAUSE ] [ APPLAUSE ] >> Ana: AND JULIA, YOU HAVE BEEN >> Ana: AND JULIA, YOU HAVE BEEN MARRIED FOR OVER 20 YEARS TO MARRIED FOR OVER 20 YEARS TO YOUR HUSBAND. YOUR HUSBAND. YOU WERE JUST MENTIONING HIM. YOU WERE JUST MENTIONING HIM. THIS AMAZING CINEMATOGRAPHER THIS AMAZING CINEMATOGRAPHER DANNY MODER. DANNY MODER. >> Whoopi: YAY, DANNY! >> Whoopi: YAY, DANNY! >> WE CAN ALL CLAP FOR DANNY. >> WE CAN ALL CLAP FOR DANNY. >> Whoopi: YES. >> Whoopi: YES. >> Ana: I LOVE WHAT YOU SAY IS >> Ana: I LOVE WHAT YOU SAY IS THE SECRET TO A HAPPY MARRIAGE. THE SECRET TO A HAPPY MARRIAGE. CAN YOU SHARE IT WITH US? CAN YOU SHARE IT WITH US? >> WELL, I MEAN, THERE'S A FEW >> WELL, I MEAN, THERE'S A FEW SECRETS, AND SOME OF THEM ARE SECRETS, AND SOME OF THEM ARE ACTUALLY SECRET. ACTUALLY SECRET. >> Ana: THE ONES YOU CAN SAY ON >> Ana: THE ONES YOU CAN SAY ON DAYTIME TV. DAYTIME TV. >> SHE'S IN THIS -- >> SHE'S IN THIS -- >> Whoopi: SHE'S IN A MODE. >> Whoopi: SHE'S IN A MODE. I'M TELLING YOU. I'M TELLING YOU. >> Ana: I'M IN MENOPAUSE. >> Ana: I'M IN MENOPAUSE. WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME? WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME? >> Whoopi: IF YOU WAS IN >> Whoopi: IF YOU WAS IN MENOPAUSE, YOU WOULDN'T BE MENOPAUSE, YOU WOULDN'T BE TALKING ABOUT THIS. TALKING ABOUT THIS. >> MY SISTER WHO'S BEEN MARRIED >> MY SISTER WHO'S BEEN MARRIED FOR 25 YEARS OR 26 YEARS I FOR 25 YEARS OR 26 YEARS I THINK, SHE SAYS THE SECRET TO A THINK, SHE SAYS THE SECRET TO A HAPPY MARRIAGE IS TWO BATHROOM HAPPY MARRIAGE IS TWO BATHROOM SINKS AND TWO PHONE LINES. SINKS AND TWO PHONE LINES. YES, A HAPPILY MARRIED WOMAN IN YES, A HAPPILY MARRIED WOMAN IN THE BACK UNDERSTANDS. THE BACK UNDERSTANDS. >> Sunny: THE TWO SINKS IS >> Sunny: THE TWO SINKS IS IMPORTANT. IMPORTANT. >> TWO SINKS IS IMPORTANT. >> TWO SINKS IS IMPORTANT. I THINK MARRYING THE RIGHT I THINK MARRYING THE RIGHT PERSON IS IMPORTANT. PERSON IS IMPORTANT. >> Whoopi: IT HELPS. >> Whoopi: IT HELPS. >> I THINK LOTS OF KISSING HELLO >> I THINK LOTS OF KISSING HELLO AND GOOD-BYE IS REALLY I THINK A AND GOOD-BYE IS REALLY I THINK A CRITICAL DETAIL TO DAILY LIFE. CRITICAL DETAIL TO DAILY LIFE. >> Sunny: I LIKE THAT. >> Sunny: I LIKE THAT. >> OKAY. >> OKAY. I LIKE THAT YOU GUYS FEEL THAT I LIKE THAT YOU GUYS FEEL THAT WAY, BUT SHOULDN'T IT JUST BE, WAY, BUT SHOULDN'T IT JUST BE, LIKE, YEAH. LIKE, YEAH. >> Alyssa: I KNOW, OBVIOUS. >> Alyssa: I KNOW, OBVIOUS. >> I'M JUST SAYING. >> I'M JUST SAYING. EVERYBODY TRY IT. EVERYBODY TRY IT. GIVE IT A WEEK. GIVE IT A WEEK. EVERY TIME YOU SAY GOOD MORNING, EVERY TIME YOU SAY GOOD MORNING, A HAUGH EVERY TIME YOU SAY GOOD MORNING, A HAUUG AND A KISS. A HAUUG AND A KISS. >> Sunny: MY HUSBAND OF 25 YEARS >> Sunny: MY HUSBAND OF 25 YEARS DOES THAT EVERY SINGLE DAY. DOES THAT EVERY SINGLE DAY. I'M, LIKE, WHAT'S UP WITH ALL I'M, LIKE, WHAT'S UP WITH ALL THE KISSING? THE KISSING? I GUESS THAT'S THE SECRET. I GUESS THAT'S THE SECRET. >> 25 YEARS LATER, MAYBE THAT'S >> 25 YEARS LATER, MAYBE THAT'S WHAT THE SECRET SAUCE IS. WHAT THE SECRET SAUCE IS. >> Whoopi: MAYBE THAT'S BEEN MY >> Whoopi: MAYBE THAT'S BEEN MY PROBLEM. PROBLEM. [ LAUGHTER ] [ LAUGHTER ] I JUST HAVE A MWAH. I JUST HAVE A MWAH. I DON'T HAVE A -- GIST DO, SEE I DON'T HAVE A -- GIST DO, SEE YOU Y YOU, BYE. YOU, BYE. COME BACK IN A WEEK. COME BACK IN A WEEK. HIT AND RUN. HIT AND RUN. THAT'S WHAT I LIKE TO TALK THAT'S WHAT I LIKE TO TALK ABOUT. ABOUT. ANYWAY. ANYWAY. >> Ana: WAIT, AND I'M THE BAD >> Ana: WAIT, AND I'M THE BAD ONE? ONE? >> I GOT TO GO. >> I GOT TO GO. SORRY. SORRY. SORRY. SORRY. >> Whoopi: IT'S A PLEASURE TO >> Whoopi: IT'S A PLEASURE TO SEE YOU. SEE YOU. >> THANK YOU, THANK YOU. >> THANK YOU, THANK YOU. A JOY TO BE HERE. A JOY TO BE HERE. >> Whoopi: OUR THANKS TO JULIA >> Whoopi: OUR THANKS TO JULIA ROBERTS. ROBERTS. WILL BE WILL "LEAVE THE WORLD BEHIND" IS IN "LEAVE THE WORLD BEHIND" IS IN SELECT THEATERS NOW, AND HITS SELECT THEATERS NOW, AND HITS NETFLIX ON FRIDAY. NETFLIX ON FRIDAY. DO YOURSELF A FAVOR. DO YOURSELF A FAVOR. YOU MUST WAT

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