New releases for Tuesday, March 24, include the final “Hobbit,” the movie musical “Into the Woods,” the near-musical “Song One,” the Angelina Jolie war drama “Unbroken…
Three of the more attention-getting titles from last holiday season — ”Unbroken,” ”The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” and ”Into the Woods” — make for an intriguing week for home-video fans, as all three arrive today on DVD.
It was a great holiday weekend for the film industry, as box office revenue is up over 8 percent from last year thanks to three blockbusters and one solid newcomer. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies has retained the No. 1 spot for a third consecutive weekend, raking in $21.9 million.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a busy weekend at the post-Christmas box office, but despite strong showings from new openers ”Unbroken” and ”Into the Woods,” it was ”The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” that marched to the top spot for the second weekend in a row with $40.9 million.
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The final chapter of ”The Lord of the Rings” trilogy in 2003 was a major event (and an Oscar magnet), but while the last part of ”The Hobbit” hasn’t draw anywhere near the same attention, it’s made just as much money, banking nearly a billion dollars worldwide. ”The Lord of the Rings” movies will stand the test of time as classics of the genre.
It should be a photo finish for first place between “Unbroken,” “Into the Woods” and last weekend’s champ, “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.”