Time Warner's 'Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug' Still Number 1 at Box Office
Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT) today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Dec. 22, 2013 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials and International Box Office Essentials™ theatrical measurement services.
Rentrak's Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "Warner Bros.' (NYSE: TWX) 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,' again took the top spot internationally with $96.0m in 56 international markets & $127.5 million for the global weekend including North America. With a global tally now at $403.8m, the film continues to resonate strongly with Hobbit fans around the globe."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 are below.
1. Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, The - Warner Bros. - $31.5M2. Anchorman 2 - Paramount - $26.8M3. Frozen - Disney -