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Tom Hiddleston Named World's Hottest Actor

3rd August 2012

Tom Hiddleston has been named the world's hottest actor.The 31-year-old star beat his 'Avengers Assemble' cast mates Chris Hemsworth and Robert Downey Jr. to the title of Total Film magazine's Hottest Actor, with the superhero...

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Jackson Expanding Hobbit To Three Films

31st July 2012

Peter Jackson has now found a way to extract three films from J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit . It was originally planned as a two-partner. The first two films are scheduled to be released in December...

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Jackson Receives Public Criticism Over The Hobbit Trilogy

31st July 2012

The Hobbit is set to be stretched out from two to three films, due to be released over the next 3 years, Peter Jackson announced over his Facebook page and not everybody is happy about...

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The Hobbit To Be A Trilogy

30th July 2012

Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit' will be a trilogy.The eagerly anticipated adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's book was originally supposed to be in two parts but Peter says after reviewing footage he has already shot he believes...

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Peter Jackson Confirms The Hobbit Will Be A Trilogy

30th July 2012

Director Peter Jackson is turning his highly-anticipated The Hobbit movies into a trilogy.The Lord of the Rings filmmaker wrapped an epic 266-day shoot in New Zealand in early July (12) and the footage will be...

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'The Hobbit' To Become A Trilogy, Reveals Peter Jackson

30th July 2012

As a book, 'The Hobbit' is a fraction of the magisterial behemoth that is 'The Lord Of The Rings'. That's not stopped Peter Jackson, who has directed all the film adaptations of J.R Tolkien's Middle...

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Avatar 2 Pushed Back To 2015

30th July 2012

'Avatar 2' has been pushed back to 2015. Director James Cameron looks set to release the follow up to the 2009 fantasy film one year later than Fox executives had originally planned, and the movie...

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Peter Jackson Taught Serkis To Direct While Filming The Hobbit

28th July 2012

Peter Jackson mentored Andy Serkis while shooting 'The Hobbit'.'The Lord Of The Rings' director helped Andy - who voices sly goblin-like creature Gollum in the film franchise - make his directorial debut as a second...

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Is Peter Jackson Planning A Third Hobbit Movie?

25th July 2012

Could Peter Jackson be planning to extend 'The Hobbit' into a trilogy? It's a financial plan that has worked for several other movie franchises, adapted from novels. The Harry Potter movies did it, by making...

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Jackson Predicts Young Moviegoers Will Love Hobbit 'S Sharper Look

16th July 2012

Director Peter Jackson is defending his decision to produce his two Hobbit movies using a higher frame rate -- 48 frames per second rather than the standard 24 frames. Responding to published comments that exhibitors,...

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Comic-con Fans Cheer Hobbit Footage

16th July 2012

Reports coming out of Comic-Con, the annual San Diego convention of fantasy and science-fiction producers and fans, about the screening of 12 minutes of scenes from director Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings prequel(s), The...

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Peter Jackson In Talks Over Third Hobbit Film

16th July 2012

Peter Jackson is in talks about making a third 'Hobbit' film.The 'Lord Of The Rings' director is thinking of splitting 'The Hobbit: There and Back Again', the sequel to 2012's much-awaited adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's...

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Saturday At Comic Con: Hobbits, Vampires And More.

15th July 2012

Middle Earth upped sticks to San Diego yesterday, as Saturday's COMIC CON was all about Peter Jackson's follow-up film to the hugely successful Lord of the Rings series; The Hobbit.Along with director Jackson, Ian Mckellen...

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'The Hobbit' Poster Revealed In Time For San Diego Comic-con

12th July 2012

Just days after Peter Jackson announced that filming had been wrapped up on the hugely anticipated film adaptation of J.R Tolkien's 'The Hobbit', a new poster has emerged just in time for the huge Comic-Con...

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New Poster For 'The Hobbit' Unveiled, In Time For Comic-con

9th July 2012

A new poster has been unveiled for The Hobbit, which finished filming last Friday (July 6, 2012). The promotional image has been released just in time for this year's Comic-Con, and in the words of...

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The Hobbit Wraps Filming

6th July 2012

Filming has wrapped on 'The Hobbit'.The 'Lord of the Rings' prequel - which is being split into two parts 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' and 'The Hobbit: There And Back Again' - will now enter...

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Peter Jackson Completes The Hobbit Prequels

6th July 2012

The cast of the highly-anticipated The Hobbit movies is celebrating after finally wrapping director Peter Jackson's epic 266-day shoot.Martin Freeman, Elijah Wood, Orlando Bloom, Cate Blanchett and Sir Ian MCKellen are among the stars who...

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Christopher Nolan To Make 3-D Batman Movie?

28th June 2012

Christopher Nolan is one of the last major action-movie directors to refuse to shoot digitally and in 3-D, claiming that the age-old format of 2D offers cinemagoers a more rounded experience. However, one of the...

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The Hobbit Will Premiere In New Zealand In November

6th June 2012

'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' will have its world premiere in New Zealand on November 28. Director Peter Jackson has revealed the special screening will be hosted at the Embassy Theatre in Wellington before the...

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Jackson Not Surprised By Negative Reaction To New Film Format

30th April 2012

Peter Jackson plans to stick to his guns and release The Hobbit at 48 frames per second -- twice the usual frames rate -- despite criticism of the technique by some critics who watched a...

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Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit' Fails To Impress With 10 Minute Preview

26th April 2012

It's the moment everyone's been waiting for, the first extended footage of Peter Jackson's hugely anticipated film 'The Hobbit,' the story that precludes the mammoth 'Lord Of The Rings' trilogy. With production having gone on...

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Jennifer Garner Cuts Striking Figure At Cinemacon

26th April 2012

Jennifer Garner cut a striking figure on the red carpet at CinemaCon last night (April 25, 2012). Despite having two young girls and a new-born son to contend with at home, the Juno actress was...

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Jackson Previews The Hobbit For Theater Owners

25th April 2012

At CinemaCon, Peter Jackson presented a 10-minute preview of scenes from his upcoming The Hobbit that were shot at 48 frames per second, double the 24 frame rate per second that has been the standard...

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'The Hobbit' Preview Leaves Fans Concerned

25th April 2012

A 10 minute preview of The Hobbit was unveiled at CinemaCon last night (April 24, 2012). Peter Jackson's latest cinematic venture is another adaptation of JRR Tolkien's fantasy novels; a follow-on from his globally successful...

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Elijah Wood To Dj In The UK

24th April 2012

Elijah Wood is bringing his DJ skills to the UK.The 'Lord of the Rings' actor will perform with his Wooden Wisdom project at the Bushmills Live festival in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on June 20th.Elijah and...

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The Host Trailer Emerges: Is It The New Twilight?

23rd March 2012

The first trailer for 'The Host' has emerged online, with fans already drawing comparisons with the Twilight Saga and the latest teen movie sensation The Hunger Games. It's perhaps no coincidence that studio bosses have...

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Cate Blanchett Cover Is Completely Photoshop-free

23rd March 2012

Cate Blanchett's cover shot for the current issue of Intelligent Life magazine is completely natural, with the star opting against being photoshopped to hide wrinkles and blemishes. In a week that has seen Demi Moore...

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Jackson And The Hobbit Crew Escape Floods

2nd March 2012

Lord Of The Rings director Peter Jackson was forced to halt filming on his prequels in December (11) when local police issued a severe weather warning and urged him and his crew to pack up...

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Benedict Cumberbatch Joins Doctor Who For 50th Anniversary?

28th February 2012

Benedict Cumberbatch, the British actor whose stock has risen considerably since appearing in the likes of Sherlock, War Horse and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, is set to take on the role of The Master as...

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Peter Jackson To Direct Tintin Sequel

14th February 2012

Peter Jackson will direct the 'Tintin' sequel. Steven Spielberg revealed the 'Lord of the Rings' helmer will be in charge of the second 'Tintin' movie after the pair struck a deal before the first instalment...

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