Julia Roberts' Return As Leading Lady

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In the last eight years, Julia Roberts has become a mother, dabbled on Broadway (in "Three Days of Rain") and provided the voice for both a spider (in "Charlotte's Web") and an ant (in "The Ant Bully").

Next month, she turns up in what has become a surprisingly unfamiliar role for an actress who was the biggest female box office star in Hollywood for a decade: leading lady.

While many in the movie world have their heads turned toward the Academy Awards, Universal Pictures has been laying groundwork for its March 20 release of "Duplicity." The film is a romantic romp about a couple of corporate security types working a con on the corporations and on each other.

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