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10th April 2014

The Lord Of The Rings director Peter Jackson met with British royals Prince William and Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge in...

Ed Sheeran High On Mdma When Asked To Write Song

10th April 2014

Ed Sheeran has revealed that he was high on MDMA when director Peter Jackson texted him to ask if he...

More Bard Than Bilbo? What To Expect From 'The Hobbit: There And Back Again'

10th April 2014

Yesterday saw the release of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug on DVD, which leaves us free to obsessively think...

Peter Jackson Sends Private Jet To Assist In Missing Plane Search

2nd April 2014

Director Peter Jackson has given search teams hoping to recover the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight Mh370 a boost by lending...

Peter Jackson's Jet Searches For Missing Malaysian Flight

2nd April 2014

Peter Jackson has lent his private jet to the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.The 'The Hobbit: The Desolation...

Richard Armitage Emotional About Final Hobbit Film

31st March 2014

Richard Armitage has a ''lump in his throat'' about the final movie in the 'The Hobbit' trilogy. The actor, who...

Taylor Swift Buys $20 Million Penthouse?

30th March 2014

Taylor Swift has reportedly snapped up two new penthouses in New York City for $20 million.The 24-year-old singer sparked rumours...

New Releases Fight For Box-office Crumbs As 'The Hobbit' Marches On

3rd January 2014

With The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Disney's Frozen and Anchorman 2 continuing to dominate the box office chart in...

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Becomes Most-pirated Film Of 2013

3rd January 2014

The Hobbit scored a big victory in the early days of 2014, by being named the most-pirated film of 2013....

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Is Most Pirated Film Of 2013

2nd January 2014

The first installment of Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy has been named the most pirated film of 2013.The Hobbit: An...

The Hobbit Is 2013'S Most Pirated Film

2nd January 2014

'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' has been named 2013's most pirated film.Peter Jackson's epic fantasy adventure film has the dubious...

Stephen Colbert's 'Hobbit 2' Cameo Finally Revealed [Video]

30th December 2013

Stephen Colbert's The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug cameo has finally surfaced and has been shared online. Though many may...

'The Hobbit 2' Still Dominates Box Office Despite 'Frozen' Festive Surge [Trailer]

30th December 2013

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug has maintained its number one position in the box office charts for a third...

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug Ends 2013 Atop North American Box Office

30th December 2013

Director Peter Jackson is ending 2013 on a box office high - The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug has scored...

The 10 Most Anticipated Films Of 2014

24th December 2013

10. The Expendables 3 (Aug) - Hopefully this meathead action romp will be the guilty pleasure of the year. Other...

'The Hobbit 2' Maintains Box Office Grip Despite 'Anchorman 2' Challenge [Trailer]

23rd December 2013

It's official: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is the film to see this year to top off what has...

Ed Sheeran Was Drunk When Offered Hobbit Track

23rd December 2013

Ed Sheeran was drunk when he was offered the chance to record a track for the new 'Hobbit' film. The...

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug Remains Holiday Favourite At U.s. Box Office

23rd December 2013

Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug has fought off competition from the Anchorman sequel to hold on to...

'Anchorman 2' Staying Classy To Top Us Box Office This Weekend

22nd December 2013

Anchorman 2: The Lengend Continues has been lighting up cinema screens since Wednesday (18 December) this week and looks set...

A Week In News: Ian Watkins Sentenced, Beyonce's Record Breaking Album, The Hobbit Establishes Box Office Stronghold

20th December 2013

Beyoncé's Secret Album Breaks Records: Last week's biggest story was Beyoncé's unexpected and sudden album release, where she dropped Beyoncé...

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug Tops The North American Box Office

16th December 2013

Peter Jackson's The Hobbit sequel has struck gold at the North American box office after conjuring up an impressive opening...

Inside The Tech Of The Hobbit: Frame Rates And 'Softening' Desolation

13th December 2013

As you’ll know, if The Hobbit trilogy means anything to you, an Unexpected Journey caused controversy with its high framerate,...

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

11th December 2013

Erebor, The Lonely Mountain where Smaug the Dragon lives in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, would cost around $6...

Peter Jackson Keen To Pit The All Blacks Against The Daleks In Doctor Who Special

10th December 2013

Lord Of The Rings moviemaker Peter Jackson has restated his interest in taking charge of a Doctor Who episode, inviting...

Will 'The Hobbit 2' Make 'Frozen' Loosen Its Ice-like Box Office Grip? [Trailer]

9th December 2013

Disney's new animated musical, Frozen has had a merry time at the top of the box office, charming both small...

Can 'The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug' Succeed Where It's Predecessor Failed? Review Round-up

9th December 2013

Having narrowly escaped several deadly confrontations with the likes of trolls, stone giants and an innumeral amount of orcs, Bilbo...

Ed Sheeran Sought Taylor Swift's Approval For His New Tracks

4th December 2013

Ed Sheeran asks for Taylor Swift's opinion on every song he writes. The 22 year-old singer-songwriter - who will be...

'The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug' Premiere Brings Together All-star Cast [Pictures]

3rd December 2013

Last night (December 3) saw the premiere for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug at Los Angeles’ Chinese Theater. While...

J.r.r. Tolkien Biopic In The Works

22nd November 2013

A biopic about 'Lord of the Rings' author J.R.R. Tolkien is in the works.The legendary writer, who wrote the popular...

Peter Jackson To Be Honoured With Pga Top Prize

12th November 2013

Filmmaker Peter Jackson and his special effects team are to be honoured with the 2014 Vanguard Award at the Producers...