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Move Over Competition – The Hobbit is Coming!

June 2, 2011 at 8:03 am by newsfrombree  - 

Now that we know the official release dates for the two The Hobbit films, it was only a matter of time for other studios to start adjusting their schedules. First up, according to the HollywoodNews.com, is Ang Lee’s anticipated adaptation of Yann Martel’s ‘Life of Pi,’  which has pushed its release back a week to December 21st 2012. The Hobbit films, whether critically acclaimed or not, will ultimately rule the first two weekends at the box office. It is probably a very good strategy to avoid competition! Remember how Star Trek: Nemesis opened very close to The Two Towers in 2002? That was the death knell for Trekkies worldwide until the reboot a few years ago. Look for more movies to start adjusting their schedules based on the Bilbo juggernaut coming their way… [Read More]

Posted in Film Screenings, Hobbit Movie, Premieres, The Hobbit on June 2, 2011 by Source: Hollywood News.com Move Over Competition – The Hobbit is Coming! | Discuss