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Jolie enjoyed Salt fight scenes

Published 14/08/2010 | 06:43

Angelina Jolie enjoyed the shooting and fighting in her latest movie
Angelina Jolie enjoyed the shooting and fighting in her latest movie

Angelina Jolie has said she was in her element filming action scenes in new thriller Salt.

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"I'd done a lot of action movies but they were all based in fantasy in some way. This was the first time I got to do something based in reality and I think that makes all the action harder and softer and just a lot more fun," she explained.

"In most action films you have that one gun but in this one it's everybody taking everyone else's. I think I got to play with just about everything including a fire extinguisher in a way I had never used it," the actress laughed.

In the film the actress plays Salt, a CIA agent who's on the run after being labelled a Russian sleeper spy, and she revealed she's been left with a permanent scar from filming.

"Oddly I got injured in one of the most ridiculously easy scenes in the movie, I had to just jump into a door and shoot sideways while I roll on the ground.

"I rolled in to a desk and cracked my skull, it was bleeding and I have a little scar now on my head," she revealed.

At first Angelina even thought she'd lost her hearing in the accident.

"I actually thought that I had some problems because I couldn't hear anybody very well and I thought 'oh my god' but I'd forgotten I had my ear plugs in, I was fine!" she laughed.

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