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Carell's Smart roundly beats Myers' Guru at US box office

The changing face of US comedy delivered a stinging rebuke to the old guard as Steve Carell, one of the biggest success stories of recent years, outgunned the prodigal genius Mike Myers, back in his first live-action role in five years.Get Smart, in which Carell reprises the role of the bumbling spy Maxwell Smart made famous by Don Adams in the spoof TV series of the late 60s and 70s, opened at number one on $39.2m.Anne Hathaway, ...

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