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Movie Comparison: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) vs. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

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  The Hobbit:
An Unexpected
The Hobbit:
The Desolation
of Smaug
Domestic Title The Hobbit:
An Unexpected
Journey -
The Hobbit:
The Desolation
of Smaug
- Extended
Domestic Release Date Dec 14, 2012Dec 13, 2013
Production Budget $250,000,000$250,000,000
Opening Weekend Theaters 4,0453,903
Maximum Theaters 4,1003,928
Theatrical Engagements 27,71925,150
Domestic Opening Weekend $84,617,303$73,645,197
Domestic Box Office $303,003,568$258,366,855
Inflation Adjusted
Domestic Box Office
International Box Office $714,000,000$702,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $1,017,003,568$960,366,855

Note: A theatrical engagement is defined as the movie playing in a single theater for one week. So, for example, a film that plays in 3,000 theaters in its first week and 2,000 theaters in its second week will have had 5,000 theatrical engagements.