Los Angeles Business Journal

Hollywood Rebounds at the Box Office

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Some blockbuster new characters (Katniss Everdeen, Ted the foul-mouthed bear) joined some familiar ones (Batman, Bond, Baggins) to deliver a lift to the movies in North America this year, increasing attendance by 5.6 percent after two years of declines, the New York Times and MovieFone report.