‘Focus: Masters of the scam’: why so much fascination with the movie, a newcomer to Netflix? – Movie news


Piles of money, lavish clothing and Will Smith alongside Margot Robbie, what more do you need?

Before you film that in a few hours it became the first place in the top 10 of Netflix in our country: Focus: Masters of the scam, written and directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa (This is Us), which was commissioned to gather a cast of first level accompanied by a story of crime, lies, car fast and a lot of drama. The perfect combination to meet our quarantine.


Nicky Spurgeon (Will Smith) is a con man, extremely accomplished that you choose to take advantage of the skills of the young lover, Jess (Margot Robbie) and include it in your band. After some luxurious robberies, Nicky and Jess become involved romantically, however, the profession of Nicky being a liar and a cheat for a living makes you realize that deception and love are things that do not go together.

For this reason, and after a juicy hoax, just when you seem to be in the climax of their relationship, they were separated, but the time was in charge of finding again his ways; now Jess is a woman with better skills in the business of deception and love re-emerges in the wrong time.


Let’s start with the main element, and that at the time, we did buy an entry ticket to the cinema: the duo protagonist formed by Will Smith and Margot Robbie, who for years formed part of the select group of super stars of Hollywood. Their fame precedes them and see them share a movie of deceptions and romances is an argument so strong that everyone feels attracted immediately.

In addition, the story written by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa is attractive enough to show on the remarkable intellect of the protagonists and how they join with their skills to take purses, briefcases full of banknotes, and even to deceive their victims in a psychological game to make even more big his bank accounts.

Even put so much attention in the tissue around the game of deception that from time to time you end up surprised by the funny way in which the characters had to plan his coup to become the luxurious prize.

It is true that the tape does not present an argument innovative or proceedings are to the best of our dear Will and Margot, but on the whole manage to create a suitable atmosphere that you spend a great moment and you forget about the quarantine; for these reasons Focus: Masters of the scam it has made the prestigious first place in the top 10 of Netflix in our country, now tell us: what was your favorite scene?