thehobbitdesolationofsmaug ps 22 Box Office Report: Hobbit Handily Tops Weekend  Does its Smaller Start Mean Anything?Here’s your 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – $ 73.6 million

2. Frozen – $ 22.1 million

3. Tyler Perry’s A Madea Christmas – $ 16.0 million

4. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – $ 13.1 million

5. Thor: The Dark World – $ 2.7 million

6. Out of the Furnace – $ 2.3 million

7. Delivery Man – $ 1.87 million

8. Philomena -