The Hobbit has got $445,5 million in few days.The Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey was an expected success!
The movie The Hobbit. An Unexpected Journey, by Peter Jackson, it should have leaded the subtitle of “an expected success”. From the beginning, “The Hobbit” was a safe bet and, yes, just a week and a half after, the film has grossed over $445, 5 million worldwide.
The Hobbit competitors: ‘Jack Reacher’ starring by Tom Cruise, the musical ‘Les Miserables’ ( Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe and Anne Hathaway) or the animation film ‘Ralph Break!’ have debuted strongly, but not so much.
Fortunately, after many delays and cancellations, The Hobbit. And Unexpected Journey can be seen on the big screen to the delight of millions of fans around the world. The effort of the team, led by Peter Jackson, is now being rewarded, and the expected success will mean, we are sure, the continuation of the trilogy.
Then, the Middle Earth triumphs again, which gives long life to the adaptation of the novel by Tolkien. A real triumph. But this is not anything new. Globally, the sagas of Tolkien filmed by Peter Jackson have always been a success, The Return of the King (2003) grossed $1119.9 million, The Two Towers (2002) $926 million and The Fellowship of the Ring ( 2001) 871.5. Will this new movie series overcome the previous achievements? Well, place your bets.
**The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is a fantasy adventure movie, the first of a three-part film adaptation of the 1937 novel The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien. It must be followed by The Desolation of Smaug and There and Back Again. Then, we will be some years living in the Middle Earth and dreaming with Tolkien and Jackson fantasies.
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