LATEST INTERNATIONAL BOX OFFICE NEWS
Warner Bros Pictures International executives said The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug secured nine number one international opening days ahead of the weekend’s day-and-date release in 49 territories.
LATEST UK BOX OFFICE NEWS
Disney’s animation debuts top with $7.7m (£4.7m); Lionsgate’s The Hunger Games: Catching Fire surpasses The Hunger Games’ final UK result.
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Hollywood films of every stripe can take the UAE box office at a canter. But specialist titles, except for Bollywood films, tend to fall at the first hurdle and are increasingly pinning their hopes on VoD. Colin Brown reports.