“In a relatively quiet weekend at the North American box office with no new wide releases, “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” held the No. 1 slot for a third round with ticket sales of $30.8 million, according to studio estimates issued on Sunday. Since its release, the film has earned $677 million worldwide, including $292 million from North America, where it is tracking 12 percent ahead of where its predecessor, “The Two Towers” was at the same time last year. That film ended up with $341 million domestically and $921 million worldwide.” To read the whole article,
Peter Jackson sat down for a small featurette to discuss taking The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit into 4k.