Aladdin was one of the biggest hits of the year so far at the box office.
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It entered theaters with low expectations due to a shaky marketing campaign.
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People were also unsure about Will Smith's take on the Genie.
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But Aladdin had a huge opening weekend and only went up from there.
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The film faced limited competition during its debut.
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And it had strong legs since many of the June films faltered.
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It's stayed in the top 5 on the weekend charts since it opened.
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