Right click on your desktop shortcut, go to target line and add a space after the final" and insert the following:

-GameProfile_SkipIntroMovies 1

YEAH! no more 2 week holiday whilst waiting for the movie to run its course.

Edit: I loaded a newbie, thgen saved it. Rebooted pc to do something else. Came back and the bloody code does not work now!! AGH!