Category Archive: Movie News
For more information on where to see the live stream of the event, which takes place starting at 6:30 PM PST and 9:30 PM EST, just click here.
In order to help you, the viewing public, prepare for the release of ‘The Hobbit; The desolation of Smaug’ Youth Incorporated has prepared a little video clip primer. See it here.
Tolkiens life is set to become a biopic and is already in development. The movie will depict the times that led up to Tolkien writing the books ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’. Read more here.
Peter Jackson today revealed the closing song for The Hobbit; The Desolation of Smaug. Click here to be taken to the Facebook presentation of ‘I See Fire’.
News Update; Dwarves before and after, New book, a Chance to win a strategy game, Hobbit motel for sale, Details of the new Dennys promotion, The Simpsons do a Middle-earth couch gag.
Imgur has recently posted side by side shots of the Dwarves in person and in their makeup. The pictures can be found here.
The Tolkien Library has just announced the release of the new book; ‘MIDDLE-EARTH Envisioned: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings: On Screen, On Stage and Beyond’. Details can be found here.
Click here to learn how to enter Flickering Myths new contest for a chance to win ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – Journey to the Lonely Mountain Strategy Game.’
Ever want to own a Hobbit themed motel? Waikato’s Hobbit motel is now for sale. Details can be found here.
Details of the new Dennys ‘The Hobbit; The Desolation of Smaug’ promotion can be found here.
Click here for a look at the Simpsons new Middle-earth themed opening scene.
Director Peter Jackson has posted a new production video on his Facebook page. The video can be found here.
A chance ( for UK citizens) to win tickets to the U.K. pre-premiere Event, New ‘The Hobbit; An Unexpected Journey’ Extended Edition Featurette , Empire’s new ‘Desolation of Smaug’ covers, and TV Trailers 4 & 5
Details of heyuguys.co.uk’s new contest, and details of the star studded, many-city simulcast Event festivities, can be found here.
If you’d like to see the new one minute featurette, which focuses on Graham McTavish (Dwalin) and his dressing room chair, click here.
Empire Magazine’s four new covers featuring ‘The Hobbit; The Desolation of Smaug’, can be found here.
TV Trailers 4 and 5 for ‘The hobbit; The Desolation of Smaug’ can be viewed here.
Hobbit News catch-up; Stamps, Motion Capture pics, PJ`s plans, Hobbit figure collectors unhappy, Cinematography Award, new vinyl figures, and PJ uuse of del Toro`s vison of the films
To get a look at New Zealand’s ‘Hobbit’ commemorative stamps and coins, click here.
For a behind the scenes look at Benedict Cumberbatch doing some motion capture work playing Smaug, click here.
Click here to read about Director Peter Jackson`s future plans.
Click here to find out why many Hobbit action figure collectors are unhappy with some of Bridge Direct`s recent roll-out decisions.
Andrew Lesnie, the cinematographer of both the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies has just won another award to place alongside his Academy Award. For more information click here.
Click here for a look at Funko`s new POP! Vinyl Figures for `The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug`.
Director Peter Jackson recently discussed incorporating Guillermo del Toros designs and plans when filming The Hobbit. The discussion, which also includes more of the director`s thoughts about filming at 48 FPS can be found here.
(News submitted by Rivka, PotbellyHairyfoot and BerethEdhellen)