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  1. Live chat: Inside the Sharks, Tuesday at noonRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... of the evolution of U.S. pop music . And from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air to Wild Wild West, the ups and downsof Will Smith s career. Photo: Leonard Nimoy in 2013. (Jordan Strauss/Invision/Associated Press)

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  2. 5 ways to fix Will Smith's box-office slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Two years after the colossal failure of the sci-fi thriller "After Earth, " Will Smith returned to theaters this past weekend with the flashy con-artist love story "Focus," and though it was No. 1 at the box office, with an opening of $19.1 million , it was one of the lowest opening weekends ever for Smith .

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  3. Live chat: Inside the Sharks, Tuesday at noonRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... of the evolution of U.S. pop music . And from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air to Wild Wild West, the ups and downsof Will Smith s career. Photo: Leonard Nimoy in 2013. (Jordan Strauss/Invision/Associated Press)

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  4. Is Will Smith Over?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    Post- Focus , the ghost of After Earth's epic fail still haunts Hollywood's once most bankable star-for now. Last weekend, a new Will Smith movie opened at No.

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  5. New Will Smith movie could use a bit more focusRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    Will Smith might be the last true movie star. There was once a time when his signature swagger, smile and "Big Willie" style meant a hundred million dollars in the box office.

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  6. Kelly Clarkson And Jimmy Fallon Sing All Your Favorite DuetsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Love." Fallon's other "History" videos have included rapping with Justin Timberlake and hip-hop dancing with Will Smith . Whether you think this new version takes two steps forward or two steps back, as Paula Abdul and MC Skat Kat would say, it ...

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  7. Smith's 'Focus' undresses '50 Shades'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Will Smith's con-man caper "Focus" disrobed "Fifty Shades of Grey" at the box office, but the film's modest $19.1 million opening still left questions about the drawing power of the once-unstoppable star. According to studio estimates Sunday, Warner Bros.'

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  8. 'Focus' Leads To Hazy Results For Warner Brothers Despite Box Office WinRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    'Focus' wasn't the usual vehicle for star Will Smith and that, paired with the movie's "R" rating, may have kept his key audiences away from theaters. Warner Brothers started 2015 off strong with two big hits keeping them on top of the charts but they haven't been able to hold that momentum.

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  9. Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Will Smith's dying marriage, and making it workRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... to be willing to ride the waves. There's gonna be some flat days and some stormy days, and that has to be OK." Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith have been married for 18 years and had been seen as the strong, rock-solid couple in Hollywood. That ...

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  10. Box office top 20: Will Smith's 'Focus' on top with $18.7MRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Will Smith's crime caper "Focus" debuted with $18.7 million, according to final figures Monday, while the previous North American box office leader, "Fifty Shades of Grey," sunk to fourth place. The somewhat weak debut of Warner Bros.'

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  11. 'Focus' Review: Welcome Back, Movie Star Will SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    It's been a decade since Will Smith was "Will Smith" onscreen. Sure, he's made movies in the last ten years; science-fiction pictures, dramas, comedies.

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  12. Will Smith in new phase, learns to - quiet the warrior'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Detroit News

    Will Smith in new phase, learns to 'quiet the warrior' The actor has a positive attitude following his 2013 sci-fi flop Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/1BzN5Zw Once the biggest movie star in the world, his $130 million sci-fi spectacle "After Earth" opened in June 2013 to a lousy $27.5 million and would only go on to make up less than half of its production budget, domestically, by the end of its run. For a man who once defined himself by his box office star power, the blow was crushing.

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  13. Weekend box office: 'Focus' pulls off a minor con with $19 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    In one of the slowest openings of Will Smith 's career, "Focus" bowed with an estimated $19.1 million over the weekend. That was enough for the top spot at an overall sluggish box office, but after the stateside disappointment of "After Earth," a $130 million project that made less than half that in North America, Warner Bros.'

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  14. The Last Taboo: Will Smith, "Focus," And Hollywood's Interracial Couples ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Fast Company

    But ultimately that might not be his biggest on-screen accomplishment. Now he's poised to solve what is arguably Hollywood's last taboo: interracial couples.

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  15. 'Focus' lets Will Smith have some fun, but plot could be clearerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    It's easier to enjoy Will Smith's laidback acting style when he has a smirk on his face, so "Focus" suits him much better than his overly-serious roles in flops like "Seven Pounds" or "After Earth." Full of sizzling neon lights and sunny locales, "Focus" follows life-long con artist Nicky around the world as he trains aspiring pickpocket Jess .

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  16. North America: Weekend Actuals: 'Focus' Leads Lackluster Weekend with ...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Boxoffice

    As was widely expected, Warner's Focus debuted in first place this weekend with $18.69 million. However, the romantic heist film starring Will Smith and Margot Robbie did perform a bit below pre-release expectations.

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  17. Will Smith's 'Focus' opens with $19.1 million to win U.S. box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Will Smith's new action drama "Focus" booted the kinky sex tale "Fifty Shades of Grey" for its perch atop U.S. and Canadian weekend box office charts, racking up $19.1 million in ticket sales. Smith, in his first leading role since 2013's "After Earth," plays a seasoned con artist who meets up with an aspiring con artist, played by Margot Robbie, in the romance-caper film hybrid.

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  18. Jared Leto Just Got A Major Hair MakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... David Ayer, shared snaps of the makeover. The actor will play The Joker in the 2016 action film, which also stars Will Smith and Margot Robbie. As we all know, The Joker does not have a beard, and there was not enough stage makeup in the world to ...

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  19. Will Smith's 'Focus' tops box office with $19.1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin

    In this Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 file photo, actors Margot Robbie and Will Smith pose for photographers at the screening of Focus, at a central London cinema. Once the biggest box office star in the world, after the failure of the big budget "After Earth," Smith has entered another phase in his career and life where box office results don't define him.

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  20. Why Margot Robbie Told Off Will Smith During Her Focus AuditionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    The recent weekend box office win of Focus has seemingly reinvigorated the previously beleaguered cinematic star power of Will Smith, possibly redeeming himself from 2013's Afterbirth... err, After Earth . However, it seems that his gorgeous Aussie ingenue co-star, Margot Robbie may have dealt the star another diss during the auditioning process in the form of a rhetorical ribbing at the former Fresh Prince that was far meaner than "yo homes, smell ya later."

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