|Despite its strong cast, THE CROSSING I only gives an average box office performance|
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The Hong Kong Box Office Co. Ltd. tabulated the 2014 Christmas slot (December 24 to 26) film box office trends. This year the total box office was HK$ 34,690,895, an increase of 6.59% from HK$ 32,544,887 in the same period last year that is also a sign that Hong Kong film spending has risen from last year.
Among the Christmas film releases, Hollywood films had better box office. On top was NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: SECRET OF THE TOMB, over those three days it made HK$ 12,115,484 as it left second place THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF FIVE ARMIES' HK$ 7,508,959 and third place BIG HERO 6's HK$ 6,663,988 far behind. The only new Hong Kong film release during the period was THE CROSSING I, over the three day Christmas period, THE CROSSING I made HK$ 745,863 (The film was released on December 25th).