Box Office Beat: The Hobbits Take Over the Holidays


The Hobbits have returned to forge past Katniss’s crew, and Princess Elsa’s Frozen kingdom to snag the top spot. Let’s see where the holiday’s blockbusters landed this weekend:

1. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug $73.7M
2. Frozen $22.2M
3. Tyler Perry’s A Madea Christmas $16M
4. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $13.2M
5. Thor: The Dark World $2.7M
6. Out of the Furnace $2.3M
7. Delivery Man $1.9M
8. Philomena $1.8M
9. The Book Thief $1.7M
10. Homefront $1.6M