Box Office: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Sets Thanksgiving Record, Edges Out Frozen For Top Spot

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December 02, 2013 AT 7:56 AM
This was no turkey. Moviegoers couldn't get enough of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire over the five-day Thanksgiving holiday as the Lionsgate sequel gobbled up a whopping $110.1 million during the Wednesday to Sunday period, including a $75 million Friday-Sunday tally to best Frozen, Disney's 3D animated musical. Frozen hit theaters Wednesday and also did spectacular business, earning an estimated $93 million over the five-day frame, including $66 million according to stats compiled by Box Office Mojo .