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'Twilight' Vs. 'The Hunger Games'


Movie Summary
New Moon

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Breaking Dawn Part 1

The Hunger Games

Catching Fire

Mockingjay Part 1
GenreRomanceRomanceRomanceAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / Adventure
StudioSummit EntertainmentSummit EntertainmentSummit EntertainmentLionsgateLionsgateLionsgate
Release DateNovember 20, 2009June 30, 2010November 18, 2011March 23, 2012November 22, 2013November 21, 2014
Domestic Gross$296,623,634$300,531,751$281,287,133$408,010,692$424,668,047$337,135,885
Production Budget$50 million$68 million$110 million$78 million$130 million$125 million
Running Time2 hrs. 10 min.2 hrs. 4 min.1 hr. 48 min.2 hrs. 22 min.2 hrs. 26 min.2 hrs. 3 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonsome violence and actionintense sequences of action and violence, and some sensuality.disturbing images, violence, sexuality/partial nudity and some thematic elements.intense violent thematic material and disturbing images - all involving teens.intense sequences of violence and action, some frightening images, thematic elements, a suggestive situation and language.intense sequences of violence and action, some disturbing images and thematic material.
 

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Domestic SummaryNew MoonThe Twilight Saga: EclipseBreaking Dawn Part 1The Hunger GamesCatching FireMockingjay Part 1
Total Gross$296,623,634$300,531,751$281,287,133$408,010,692$424,668,047$337,135,885
Opening Weekend*$142,839,137$64,832,191$138,122,261$152,535,747$158,074,286$121,897,634
Theaters4,0244,4684,0614,1374,1634,151
Average$35,497$14,510$34,012$36,871$37,971$29,366
Opening % of Total48.2%21.6%49.1%37.4%37.2%36.2%
Second Weekend Drop-70.0%-51.1%-69.8%-61.6%-53.1%-53.3%
Widest Release4,1244,4684,0664,1374,1634,151
Close DateApril 1, 2010October 21, 2010February 23, 2012September 6, 2012April 3, 2014March 19, 2015
In Release133 days / 19 weeks114 days / 16 weeks98 days / 14 weeks168 days / 24 weeks133 days / 19 weeks119 days / 17 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryNew MoonThe Twilight Saga: EclipseBreaking Dawn Part 1The Hunger GamesCatching FireMockingjay Part 1
Worldwide Gross$709,711,008$698,491,347$712,205,856$694,394,724$865,011,746$755,356,711
Foreign Gross$413,087,374$397,959,596$430,918,723$286,384,032$440,343,699$418,220,826
Foreign % of Worldwide58.2%57.0%60.5%41.2%50.9%55.4%
Domestic Gross$296,623,634$300,531,751$281,287,133$408,010,692$424,668,047$337,135,885
Domestic % of Worldwide41.8%43.0%39.5%58.8%49.1%44.6%
 
People SummaryNew MoonThe Twilight Saga: EclipseBreaking Dawn Part 1The Hunger GamesCatching FireMockingjay Part 1
Actor: Anna Kendrickn/an/an/a---
Actor: Ashley Greene#2#1#4---
Actor: Billy Burke#2#1#4---
Actor: Dakota Fanningn/a#1----
Actor: Elizabeth Banks---#2#1#3
Actor: Jackson Rathbone#2#1#4---
Actor: Jeffrey Wright----#1#2
Actor: Jena Malone----#1#2
Actor: Jennifer Lawrence---#2#1#3
Actor: Josh Hutcherson---#2#1#3
Actor: Kellan Lutz#2#1#4---
Actor: Kristen Stewart#2#1#4---
Actor: Lenny Kravitz---#2#1-
Actor: Liam Hemsworth---#2#1#3
Actor: Michael Sheen#2-n/a---
Actor: Philip Seymour Hoffman----#1#2
Actor: Robert Pattinson#2#1#5---
Actor: Stanley Tucci---#2#1#3
Actor: Taylor Lautner#2#1#4---
Actor: Woody Harrelson---#2#1#3
Composer: James Newton Howard---#3#2#4
Director: Francis Lawrence----#1#2
Producer: Jon Kilik---#1-#2
Producer: Karen Rosenfelt#2#1#4---
Producer: Marty Bowen#2#1#4---
Producer: Nina Jacobson---#2#1#3
Producer: Suzanne Collins---#1-#2
Producer: Wyck Godfrey#2#1#4---
Writer: Melissa Rosenberg#2#1#4---
 
Genres & FranchisesNew MoonThe Twilight Saga: EclipseBreaking Dawn Part 1The Hunger GamesCatching FireMockingjay Part 1
Franchise: The Hunger Games---#2#1#3
Franchise: Twilight#2#1#4---
Genre: Action Heroine---#4#3#5
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)-#34-#14#10-
Genre: Off-Screen Couples On-Screen#2#1#3---
Genre: Post-Apocalypse---#2#1#3
Genre: Romantic Fantasy#2#1#4---
Genre: Sci-Fi - Based on Book---#2#1#4
Genre: Teen Romance#2#1#4---
Genre: Vampire#2#1#4---
Genre: Werewolf#2#1#4---
Genre: Young-Adult Book Adaptations#8#7#14#2#1#4
Showdown: 'Harry Potter' Vs. 'Twilight'#4#3----
Showdown: 'Twilight' Tiff#2#1#4---
Showdown: 'Twilight' Vs. 'The Hunger Games'#5#4#6#2#1#3
Showdown: Biggest 2D-Only Openers---#4#3-
Showdown: Katniss Vs. Potter---#2#1#4
Showdown: Rogue One vs. Comparable Openings---#4#3-
Showdown: The Hunger Games Head-to-Head---#2#1#3
 
Chart RankingsNew MoonThe Twilight Saga: EclipseBreaking Dawn Part 1The Hunger GamesCatching FireMockingjay Part 1
All Time Domestic#66#65#81#21#15#42
All Time Adjusted#191#200-#100#98#168
All Time Worldwide#86#89#84#91#51#73
Worldwide Openings#22#35#20#41#71#23
Foreign Opening Weekends#37#73#24#90-#25
Opening Weeks#17#70#21#16#9#24
Thanksgiving 3-day Weekends#14-#15-#1#5
Thanksgiving 5-day Weekends#12-#15-#1#3
Post-Thanksgiving Weekend - Biggest Drops#33-#74-#30#64
Opening Day Gross#9#15#10#17#13#25
Single Day Gross#9#17#10#20#13#35
Non-Opening Friday Gross#61#16#69#50#7#22
Non-Opening Thursday Gross#80#4-#113#23#52
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#46#51#49#55#14#34
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#17#64#27#80#5#15
Single Day Friday Gross#9#82#10#16#13#22
Single Day Monday Gross#92#19#111#87#62#125
Single Day Saturday Gross#26#146#32#11#8#28
Single Day Sunday Gross#40-#42#19#21#49
Single Day Thursday Gross#98#9-#134#31#68
Single Day Tuesday Gross#51#57#55#61#17#39
Single Day Wednesday Gross#40#1#54#132#19#38
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#47-#63#43#28#71
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#19-#21#13#10#31
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#18-#20#13#10#30
Friday Share of Opening Weekends#11#107#8#91#76#73
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends#17#183#15#95#87#86
Opening Weekends#16#121#18#13#11#25
Opening Weekends - November#2-#4-#1#6
Opening Weekends - Holiday#4-#6-#2#8
Ninth Weekends---#109#157-
Tenth Weekends---#106#190-
Top 10-Day Grosses#21#32#29#17#6#24
Top 3-Day Grosses#16#29#18#13#11#27
Top 4-Day Grosses#20#25#23#14#12#31
Top 6-Day Grosses#20#21#26#18#10#31
Top 7-Day Grosses#21#22#26#19#10#30
Top 8-Day Grosses#18#26#25#17#6#27
Top 9-Day Grosses#19#30#24#17#6#23
Twelfth Weekends#196--#137--
Top 5-Day Grosses#20#26#24#16#13#35
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#205-#111#40#183#98
Consecutive Weekends At #1#196-#97#28#171#86
Second Weekends#64#141#71#21#7#24
Biggest 2nd Weekend Drops#87-#92#400--
Third Weekends--#188#19#51#81
Fourth Weekends---#21#102#121
Fifth Weekends---#17#123#169
Sixth Weekends---#24#36#35
Seventh Weekends---#94#52#32
Eighth Weekends---#78#85#120
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#889#520#887#797#580#591
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1625#1032#1621#1477#1134#1149
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#2261#1455#2257#2060#1590#1608
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#4327#3088#4322#4008#3307#3331
Rated PG-13#42#41#51#14#10#25
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#16#83#18#13#11#23
Widest Releases#52#1#65#45#36#41
Widest Independent Releases#2#1#3---
Widest Opening Releases#71#1#60#40#33#37
Widest Opening Independent Releases#3#1#2---
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#47#1#43#31#24#28
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#37#1#44#32#26#30
Fastest to $100 million#13#31#17#11#9#30
Fastest to $150 million#20#28#26#13#11#33
Fastest to $200 million#18#31#26#17#10#25
Fastest to $250 million#33#34#49#18#6#31
Fastest to $300 million-#56-#16#10#39
Fastest to $350 million---#18#12-
Fastest to $400 million---#20#10-
Slowest to $100 million#617#599#613#619#621#600
Slowest to $200 million#154#141#146#155#162#147
BOM Users' Grades#629#648----
Opening Weeks Adjusted#15#97#23#18#9#36
Thanksgiving 3-day Weekends Adjusted#19-#25-#4#11
Thanksgiving 5-day Weekends Adjusted#16-#21-#4#9
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted-#21--#15#42
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted#104#5-#153#48#83
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#53#72#67#87#25#57
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#18#85#37#117#6#28
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#7#98#10#16#15#24
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#121#22#148#123#107#198
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#25#195#41#14#16#45
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#49-#68#23#32#90
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#123#10-#175#60#100
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#61#81#75#96#30#65
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#51#1#77#175#26#65
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#20-#32#21#25#76
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#19-#31#20#24#67
Opening Weekends Adjusted - November#2-#3-#1#9
Opening Weekends Adjusted#16#148#19#14#15#37
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Holiday#3-#5-#2#11
Second Weekends Adjusted#80-#97#42#14#47
Third Weekends Adjusted---#45#126#200
Sixth Weekends Adjusted---#101#129#127
Seventh Weekends Adjusted----#151#128
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#63#68#75#28#27#53
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#16#101#18#14#15#29
 
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