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  1. Holiday Box Office: 'The Hobbit' Reclaims No. 1 Spot With $10.1 Mil, 'Les Mis' No. 2

    9:58 am PST 12/28/2012
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    UPDATED: Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" earns another $26 million internationally, pushing its worldwide cume to $562.8 million; Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" holds steady at No. 3 in North America. READ MORE

  2. Australian Box Office: 'The Hobbit' Bows Wednesday to Record $6.1 Million

    11:19 am PST 12/27/2012
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    UPDATED: Peter Jackson's fantasy-epic crosses $500 million globally, reaching $523.7 million in ticket sales; "Les Miserables" also opens Wednesday in Australia, breaking records for a musical. READ MORE

  3. Holiday Box Office: 'Les Miserables' Tops Wednesday With $12.2 Million

    9:38 am PST 12/27/2012
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    Moviegoing falls 23 percent from Christmas Day; "Django Unchained" comes in No. 3 behind "Les Mis" and "The Hobbit." READ MORE

  4. China's Record-Breaking 'Lost in Thailand' Prepares to Sink 'Titanic'

    9:42 am PST 12/26/2012
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    UPDATED: Now crowned the highest-grossing domestic release after the Christmas break, Xu Zheng’s romp could unseat James Cameron as the country’s box-office champion in 2012. READ MORE

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

    12:54 pm PST 12/23/2012
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    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

  6. Box Office Report: 'The Hobbit' Overshadows New Movies From Tom Cruise, Judd Apatow, Barbra Streisand

    10:14 am PST 12/23/2012
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    Kathryn Bigelow's Osama bin Laden pic "Zero Dark Thirty" packs houses in its exclusive launch. READ MORE

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

    9:37 am PST 12/22/2012
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    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

  8. THR's Oscar Expert Breaks Down the Production Design Race

    10:00 am PST 12/21/2012
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    Scott Feinberg on the front-runners, major threats and possibilities for 2012. READ MORE

  9. Visual Effects Oscar: The Illusions Behind 'Avengers' Through 'Snow White and the Huntsman'

    7:00 am PST 12/21/2012
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    With the Academy's shortlist of finalists due Jan. 3, a look at the effects we take for granted -- from a Bengal tiger on a lifeboat to a 3D Gollum. READ MORE

  10. Sound Oscar: How Editors and Mixers Amped Up Drama

    7:00 am PST 12/21/2012
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    From "Skyfall's" action-packed opener to "Argo's" suspenseful finale, the magic behind what moviegoers really hear -- and feel. READ MORE

  11. From 'Hobbit' Legos to Thor's Helmet: A Last-Minute Geek Gift Guide

    11:44 am PST 12/19/2012
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    Plus, "Dr. Who" kitchen essentials -- and what to give the "Star Wars" fan in your life. READ MORE

  12. Box Office Preview: 'Guilt Trip,' 'Monsters 3D' Usher in Glut of Holiday Films

    6:22 pm PST 12/18/2012
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    Between Wednesday and Christmas Day, no fewer than eight nationwide releases open; "Zero Dark Thirty," "Amour" and "The Impossible" are among the new titles at the specialty box office. READ MORE

  13. 'Age of the Hobbits' on Sale Despite Court Order

    4:41 pm PST 12/17/2012
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    The court order might not have been phrased broadly enough to prevent retail sale of the discs under that allegedly confusing title. READ MORE

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

    12:20 pm PST 12/17/2012
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    The first installment in the Peter Jackson trilogy grossed $10.1 million from 326 domestic dates on opening weekend. READ MORE

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

    8:20 am PST 12/17/2012
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    The fantasy film becomes the first import to top local box office in weeks while "A Werewolf Boy" breaks seven million admissions. READ MORE

  16. Foreign Box Office: 'The Hobbit' Cleans Up Offshore, Logs 2012's Fourth Biggest Opening Launch

    2:05 pm PST 12/16/2012
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    "Rise of the Guardians" places distant No. 2; "Breaking Dawn Part 2" breaks the half-billion offshore gross mark. READ MORE

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

    8:53 am PST 12/16/2012
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    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

  18. Box Office Report: 'The Hobbit' Eyeing $82 Million-Plus Domestic Opening

    6:44 pm PST 12/14/2012
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    Peter Jackson's 3D fantasy-adventure could even near $90 million, but there's some concern that the school shooting in Connecticut could dampen family traffic at the multipex. READ MORE

  19. Box Office Report: 'The Hobbit' Grosses $16 Million Overseas on Thursday

    11:04 am PST 12/14/2012
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    Peter Jackson's 3D fantasy epic has earned $27.3 million at the foreign box office in its first two days of play. READ MORE

  20. How 'Skyfall,' 'The Hobbit' and 'Life of Pi' Used Digital to Dazzle

    9:00 am PST 12/14/2012
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    Movies in contention show off, from far-flung locations to the Shire. READ MORE

  21. Box Office Report: 'The Hobbit' Grosses $13 Mil in Midnight Runs, Sets December Record

    8:48 am PST 12/14/2012
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    UPDATED: The 3D fantasy-epic stars Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins and returns Ian McKellen in the role of the wizard Gandalf. READ MORE