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Few family films among Hollywood's holiday movies

Actor Martin Freeman is shown in a scene from the film "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" in this publicity photo released to Reuters November 14, 2012. If moviegoers are expecting traditional family films in theaters this holiday season, they may be surprised. Hollywood filmmakers are releasing movies that feature epic battles with vampires, goblins, extremists and a few elves. REUTERS/James Fisher /Warner Bros Entertainment/Handout

Actor Martin Freeman is shown in a scene from the film "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" in this publicity photo released to Reuters November 14, 2012. If moviegoers are expecting traditional family films in theaters this holiday season, they may...more

Actor Martin Freeman is shown in a scene from the film "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" in this publicity photo released to Reuters November 14, 2012. If moviegoers are expecting traditional family films in theaters this holiday season, they may be surprised. Hollywood filmmakers are releasing movies that feature epic battles with vampires, goblins, extremists and a few elves. REUTERS/James Fisher /Warner Bros Entertainment/Handout
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Actor Robert Pattinson arrives for the European premiere of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" in London November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

Actor Robert Pattinson arrives for the European premiere of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" in London November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

Actor Robert Pattinson arrives for the European premiere of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" in London November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett
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