Latest Lord Of The Rings News

Everything You Need To Know About Christopher Lee's Metal Covers Album

By George Percival | 2nd June 2014

He’s been the evil wizard Saruman in one of the biggest grossing blockbuster franchises of all time. He’s played Dracula on almost a dozen occasions, a bond villain and a Sith Lord and he has...

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Viggo Mortensen Calls Lord Of The Rings Movies "Straight To Video, Sloppy" Films

By Michael West | 15th May 2014

Viggo Mortensen, the actor best known for playing Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings movies, says the second and third films in the franchise were "sloppy" movies and would have been straight-to-video had the...

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Three Major Predictions For 'The Hobbit There And Back Again'

By Victoria Pavlova | 9th April 2014

We’re two films, five hours and one cliffhanger into The Hobbit film series and final installment, There And Back Again, is due out in December. This means we’re in for about eight months of speculation....

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88 Years Later, Jrr Tolkien's 'Beowulf' Is To Hit Bookshelves

By Michael West | 20th March 2014

JRR Tolkien's translation of the epic Beowulf is to be published for the first time almost 90 years after its completion. Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary will be published in May, giving Tolkien fans an...

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The Hobbit: Smaug's Home Erebor Would Cost $6 Billion To Buy

By Michael West | 11th December 2013

Erebor, The Lonely Mountain where Smaug the Dragon lives in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, would cost around $6 billion to buy, if it was real, according to a new housing report. US real...

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Orlando Bloom And Sir Ian Mckellen Are Legolas And Gandalf For The Last Time

By Jack de Aguilar | 1st July 2013

As filming for The Hobbit trilogy comes to an end, the franchise says goodbye to some of its most loved characters. The time has come for Legolas and Gandalf to put down their bow and...

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The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug Trailer: Here's Benedict Cumberbatch! [Trailers And Pictures]

By Michael West | 17th June 2013

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Trailer is finally here, and with it, the first look at Benedict Cumberbatch's big scaly fire breathing dragon. The British actor voices Smaug in the second of Peter Jackson's...

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The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug Trailer: Jackson Posts The 'Happy Hobbit's' Reaction

By Elinor Cosgrave | 14th June 2013

Three Elves are watching a YouTube video. This is not, contrary to how it might appear, the start of a bad joke but is actual video footage posted by Peter Jackson on his Facebook page....

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The 'Real' Lord Of The Rings Ring Goes On Exhibition

By Contributor | 2nd April 2013

The ring that might well have inspired JRR Tolkien to write The Lord Of The Rings book has been put up in an exhibition at The Vyne in Hampshire, owned by the National Trust.According to...

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J.r.r Tolkien Thinks Back To Oxfordshire - The Inspiration For The Hobbit

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd January 2013

Today would have been the 121st birthday for legendary novelist J.R.R Tolkien. With the latest adaptation of his fantasy epics, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, still in the minds of many, an old interview with...

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New Captain Kirk Talks

23rd January 2008

Chris Pine, the actor set to play Captain Kirk in the upcoming Star Trek film, has talked of the pressures of taking on the iconic role.Smokin' Aces star Pine is to step into the shoes...

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