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'The Hobbit 3' Postponed to December 2014

March 1, 2013 (4:13 am) GMT
'The Hobbit: There and Back Again' occupies the December 17 spot in 2014 after previously slated for July 18 that year.

"The Hobbit: There and Back Again" gets delayed by for five months. The final installment in Peter Jackson's trilogy adaption of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel is moved from the initial release date of July 18, 2014 to a new slot of December 17, 2014.

Words are, Warner Bros. decides to postpone "The Hobbit 3" from summer to fall to avoid face-off against superhero flick "". So far, the epic fantasy adventure movie is the only one occupying the December 17 spot.

Jackson begins his trilogy with "" which has raked in $300.9M domestically and $979.9M worldwide since it was released on December 14, 2012. Its follow-up "" is scheduled to start viewing in theaters across the country on December 13 this year.

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