Box Office: Final 'Hobbit' Opens Strong With $24.5 Million Wednesday

December 18, 2014 6:17 PM

14 0

Fans are rushing back to Middle-earth one last time. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies opened to a very strong $24.5 million Wednesday.

The film, the final installment in Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy, will top the domestic box office with a $70 million to $75 million five-day debut. Opening in 3,875 locations this weekend, the New Line and MGM project's big Wednesday number includes the $11.2 million from Tuesday's late-night show...

Read more

To category page