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'Focus' Dethrones 'Fifty Shades of Grey' at Weekend Box Office

Focus debuted to $19.1 million at the weekend box office, taking the top spot!

According to THR, the flick, starring Will Smith and Margot Robbie, still marked one of the lowest openings of his career.

Coming in at No. 2 was Kingsman: The Secret Service, starring Colin Firth and Taron Egerton, which fell 33 percent in its third weekend, bringing in $11.8 million for a domestic total of $85.7 million.

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water took the third spot with an additional $11.2 million.

Rounding out the top five were Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson‘s Fifty Shades of Grey, and The Lazarus Effect, which earned $10.9 million and $10.6 million, respectively.

Meanwhile, The DUFF continued to do well, earning an additional $7.7 million and bringing its domestic total to $20 million.

Still Alice expanded nationwide and saw an Oscar-winning boost from Julianne Moore, grossing $2.7 million from 1,318 theaters.

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Will Smith Joins 'Focus', Kristen Stewart Drops Out

Will Smith is reportedly in final talks to join the upcoming con artist movie Focus, according to THR.

The 44-year-old After Earth actor will play the role of a seasoned male con artist who teams up with an inexperienced female one who needs his guidance.

The role was originally going to Ben Affleck, but his schedule caused him to drop out of the flick.

Kristen Stewart, who was once attached to star in the film with Ben, dropped out of the project a couple months ago, sources confirm to JustJared.com.

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Ben Affleck Drops Out of 'Focus' with Kristen Stewart?

Ben Affleck speaks during the House Armed Services Committee hearing on the Evolving Security Situation in the Congo on Wednesday (December 19) at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

The 40-year-old actor has reportedly dropped out of his highly publicized film Focus, according to Variety.

Ben was set to star opposite Kristen Stewart as a veteran grifter who takes a young woman under his wing, but things get complicated when they become romantically involved. Unfortunately the timing hasn’t worked out and the film can’t fit into Ben‘s schedule anymore.

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