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Early Weekend Estimates: ‘Focus’ Eyes $18.5M Opening Frame; ‘Kingsman’ Remains Strong W/ $10.8M; ‘The Lazarus Effect’ Scares Up $9.2M

Warner Bros. reports that Focus earned an estimated $6.47 million for its opening day, easily taking first place on Friday. The Will Smith-Margot Robbie con artist flick debuted just under

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David Cronenberg ‘Maps’ his constellation of stars

Hollywood really hasn’t changed much since David Cronenberg started making movies, and neither has the importance of choosing the right actors. “It’s a matter of intuition,” says the Canadian director,

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Fifty Shades’ Stays On Top, Crosses $400M; ‘Spongebob’ Hits $200M

Fifty Shades of Grey remained as the top film overseas for a second consecutive weekend after grossing $68.1 million at 10,794 dates in 58 territories. The weekend performance lifts the

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Without Williams, NBC’s ‘Nightly News’ widens lead

NBC’s viewers aren’t missing Brian Williams. Its Nightly News, with substitute anchor Lester Holt, averaged a first-place 10.1 million viewers last week, a 416,000-viewer advantage over ABC’s World News with

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J.K. Simmons lit up Oscars with simple message

“Call your mom. Call your dad.” That simple call to action from J.K. Simmons went viral during Sunday’s Oscar telecast. The best supporting actor winner, who played a verbally sadistic,

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Super Bowl hero Malcolm Butler is still amazed by perks of sudden fame

Rob Gronkowski isn’t the only member of the New England Patriots having a few epic post-Super Bowl weeks. The gregarious tight end was certainly an recognizable personality well before his

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