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  1. 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

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  2. 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

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  3. 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

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  4. 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

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  5. 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

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  6. 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

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  7. 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

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  8. 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

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  9. 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

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  10. 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

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  11. '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

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  12. '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

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  13. '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

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  14. 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

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  15. 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

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  16. 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

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  17. 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

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  18. 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

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  19. 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

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  20. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,' 'Any Day Now' and More

    9:00 pm PST 12/13/2012
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    What THR's critics say about the movies opening this week. READ MORE

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  21. Box Office Report: Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit' Grosses $11.2 Million Wednesday Overseas

    4:24 pm PST 12/13/2012
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    The 3D tentpole opens in North America at 12:01 a.m. Friday and is eyeing a weekend gross in the $75 million to $90 million range. READ MORE

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