‘Hobbit’ rules legion of holiday newcomers at theaters – USA TODAY

USA TODAYHollywood offered a bounty of new films over the Christmas weekend, but holdovers refused to give up their seats at the buffet. Peter Jackson’s adaptation The Hobbit: The Desolation…

‘Hobbit’ Leads Strong Post-Christmas Box Office – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalHollywood enjoyed a huge post-Christmas weekend at the box office, as moviegoers spread the wealth among a wide array of holiday offerings. Total ticket sales in the U.S.…