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  1. How Harvey Weinstein Stands to Make Millions From 'The Hobbit'

    8:00 am 1/9/2013

    THR breaks down the contracts as two studios, Peter Jackson and others reap millions from Middle Earth.Read more

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  2. Box Office Milestone: 'Life of Pi' Crosses $300 Mil Overseas, Nears $400 Mil Worldwide

    12:34 pm 1/6/2013

    The fantasy-adventure grosses $59.3 million internationally for the weekend to edge past "The Hobbit"; Kathryn Bigelow's "Zero Dark Thirty" makes its first stop overseas.Read more

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  3. Oscar-Winning Peter Jackson Collaborator Mike Hopkins Dies in Rafting Accident

    3:27 am 12/31/2012

    The veteran sound editor worked on the "Lord of the Rings" franchise and "King Kong," among other movies. Read more

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  4. Foreign Box Office: 'Hobbit' Remains No. 1 Overseas; Approaching Half-Billion Mark

    12:32 pm 12/30/2012

    "Parental Guidance" off to spiffy start in seven markets. Hollywood majors fail to achieve benchmark but Sony and Universal set company records.Read more

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  5. Foreign Box Office: 'The Hobbit' Holds No. 1 Overseas For Second Straight Weekend

    12:53 pm 12/23/2012

    Openings in 35 markets push "Life of Pi" to second place; "Jack Reacher," "Les Misérables" and "This Is 40" undertake limited foreign starts.Read more

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  6. Holiday Box Office: Tom Cruise's 'Reacher,' Judd Apatow's 'This is 40' No Match For 'Hobbit'

    8:25 am 12/22/2012

    The Barbra Streisand-Seth Rogen comedy "The Guilt Trip" still faltering; at the specialty box office, Kathryn Bigelow's Osama bin Laden pic "Zero Dark Thirty" continues to impress. Read more

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  7. 'The Hobbit' Takes December Record on Imax Screens, Collects $15.1 Million

    12:03 pm 12/17/2012

    The first installment in the Peter Jackson trilogy grossed $10.1 million from 326 domestic dates on opening weekend. Read more

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  8. 'The Hobbit' a Success in South Korea, Challenges Dominance of Homegrown Films

    7:10 am 12/17/2012

    The fantasy film becomes the first import to top local box office in weeks while "A Werewolf Boy" breaks seven million admissions.Read more

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  9. Damien Echols, of the West Memphis Three, on Death Row and the Shocks of Being Free

    6:07 am 12/17/2012

    After nearly two decades in prison, the man who was wrongly convicted of murdering three children speaks out about his trauma, his celebrity backers, a new documentary and looking to the future.Read more

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  10. Box Office Report: Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit' Scores Record $84.8 Million Weekend

    8:35 am 12/16/2012

    UPDATED: The 3D fantasy-adventure opens to $138.2 million overseas for a worldwide total of $223 million; "Lincoln" and "Silver Linings Playbook" see boost from Golden Globe nominations.Read more

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