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'I Am Legend' Vs. 'The Hobbit'

Both movies had strong openings on the same weekend (Dec. 14-16), but five years apart.


(Weekly Gross / Weekly End Date (Thu) / Weekly Rank / Theaters / Theater Avg. / % Last Wk / Gross-to-Date)

WEEK
NUMBER

I Am Legend

The Hobbit
1 $103,265,293
12-20-07 / 1
3,606 / 3,606
-
$103,265,293
$113,152,900
12-20-12 / 1
4,045 / 4,045
-
$113,152,900
2 $63,809,944
12-27-07 / 2
3,620 / 3,620
-38.2%
$167,075,237
$76,547,914
12-27-12 / 1
4,100 / 4,100
-32.4%
$189,700,814
3 $45,262,967
1-3-08 / 3
3,636 / 3,636
-29.1%
$212,338,204
$56,588,693
1-3-13 / 1
4,100 / 4,100
-26.1%
$246,289,507
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4 $19,765,637
1-10-08 / 3
3,648 / 3,648
-56.3%
$232,103,841
$22,754,680
1-10-13 / 3
3,755 / 3,755
-59.8%
$269,044,187
5 $10,473,583
1-17-08 / 6
3,353 / 3,353
-47%
$242,577,424
$11,945,554
1-17-13 / 6
3,012 / 3,012
-47.5%
$280,989,741
6 $6,878,216
1-24-08 / 9
2,525 / 2,525
-34.3%
$249,455,640
$8,948,729
1-24-13 / 9
2,323 / 2,323
-25.1%
$289,938,470
7 $2,792,071
1-31-08 / 17
1,405 / 1,405
-59.4%
$252,247,711
$4,354,050
1-31-13 / 12
1,675 / 1,675
-51.3%
$294,292,520
8 $1,324,023
2-7-08 / 21
777 / 777
-52.6%
$253,571,734
$2,572,532
2-7-13 / 13
1,300 / 1,300
-40.9%
$296,865,052
9 $752,734
2-14-08 / 26
210 / 210
-43.1%
$254,324,468
$2,019,293
2-14-13 / 19
1,001 / 1,001
-21.5%
$298,884,345
10 $370,791
2-21-08 / 31
210 / 210
-50.7%
$254,695,259
$1,517,551
2-21-13 / 17
605 / 605
-24.8%
$300,401,896
11 $192,505
2-28-08 / 38
155 / 155
-48.1%
$254,887,764
$733,096
2-28-13 / 22
388 / 388
-51.7%
$301,134,992
12 $505,000
3-6-08 / 26
343 / 343
+162.3%
$255,392,764
$361,005
3-7-13 / 25
210 / 210
-50.8%
$301,495,997
13 $393,790
3-13-08 / 27
322 / 322
-22%
$255,786,554
$579,206
3-14-13 / 23
337 / 337
+60.4%
$302,075,203
14 $326,059
3-20-08 / 33
264 / 264
-17.2%
$256,112,613
$442,530
3-21-13 / 23
305 / 305
-23.6%
$302,517,733
15 $166,455
3-27-08 / 41
202 / 202
-48.9%
$256,279,068
$262,192
3-28-13 / 30
235 / 235
-40.8%
$302,779,925
16 $76,950
4-3-08 / 52
136 / 136
-53.8%
$256,356,018
$113,374
4-4-13 / 44
145 / 145
-56.8%
$302,893,299
17 $36,992
4-10-08 / 64
68 / 68
-51.9%
$256,393,010
$51,090
4-11-13 / 54
77 / 77
-54.9%
$302,944,389
Total $256,393,010 $303,003,568
Budget $150 million n/a
Theaters 3,648 4,100
Release
Date
12/14/07 12/14/2012
Yearly
Rank
6 5
All Time
Rank
79 46