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“The Hobbit” to be made into a trilogy

As if 3 movies based on the Tolkien word pf Hobbits wasn’t enough, fans rejoiced when Peter Jackson confirmed he would be making a film adaptation of “The Hobbit”. They rejoiced again when it was confirmed that the story would be told in 2 films…and now, fans are scratching their head after Jackson confirmed this …

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New Comic Con 2012 poster for “The Hobbit”

“The Hobbit” trailer is here!

Looks like it’s going to be another home run for Peter Jackson.  Behold the long-awaited teaser to “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”, set to hit theaters December 14th, 2012!  Gotta love that singing…

Photo released of Dori, Nori and Ori from “The Hobbit”

The Lord of the Rings: The THEATRICAL Trilogy comes to blu-ray; Hobbit news!

That’s right.  It was too good to be true.  These blu-ray releases of The Lord of the Rings trilogy do not include the extended cuts of the films; only the theatrical cuts.  So before you think of handing over Mr. Benjamin Franklin (MSRP $99.98) to your local Best Buy cashier, think again – unless you’re …

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Writing begins on “The Hobbit”

It’s about time.  Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, and Philippa Boyens have begun working with director, Guillermo Del Toro, on the screenplays for the two films that “The Hobbit” will be divided into. Shooting is scheduled to commence in New Zealand during Fall 2009 at the earliest.  The first of “The Hobbit” films is planned for …

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