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David Bowie Wanted a Part in Peter Jackson’s ‘Lord of the Rings’


Probably like a few of you, I was very surprised and a little shaken by the passing of iconic rock and roll musician David Bowie earlier this month. I’ve always considered myself a huge Bowie fan, but I’ve learned a lot of new things about the man and his career in the wake of his [...]

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Peter Jackson Admits He Was Making It Up As He Went Along For ‘The Hobbit’


I’ve been a fan of Peter Jackson’s work for a great many years, but you can count me among those who people who were dismayed by his Hobbit trilogy. I found the movies to be muddled, generally, and thought that making a short novel for young people into three movies was just asking for trouble. [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Poll: Would You Buy THE HOBBIT Trilogy Edited To One Movie?


The extended editions of the Lord of the Rings trilogy sold surprisingly well!

But would you buy a single, complete movie of the Hobbit trilogy if it was edited down? Discuss!

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SF & Fantasy

Throwback Thursday: Peter Jackson & His Fellowship


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Andrew Lesnie, Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen, and Elijah Wood
Filming: Fellowship of the Ring (2000)

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SF & Fantasy

New Release Interview: Jude Fisher Joins FIVE ARMIES


hobbit-battlevisiualcompanionThe Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies is coming to theaters next month!

Here is an interview with Jude Fisher, author of the movie’s Visual Companion!

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SF & Fantasy

Poll: How Do You Rate The Desolation of Smaug?


poster-hobbitdesolationThe Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug has been in theaters for two weeks.

I figured it is time to poll everyone and see what people think of the movie! I’m pretty harsh concerning it. Make the jump to vote and comment!

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SF & Fantasy

Cave Troll Reviews The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug


The Del Rey office’s resident Cave Troll is back with a review of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. The verdict? “Is very good. Like meat.”

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SF & Fantasy

Gifts for the Geek | Day 12: The Desolation of Smaug Soundtrack


gifts-hobbitsoundtrackMusic is important to a movie. Music in an epic movie trilogy is quite possibly even more important!

Today, the soundtrack for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is released! Make the jump to listen and geek out!

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New Release Interview: The Desolation of Smaug Visual Companion by Jude Fisher


the hobbit visual companionThe Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is coming to movie theaters in a few weeks.

But cool merchandise has already started coming out! I’m a book guy, so I had to have The Desolation of Smaug Visual Companion. And then I had to interview its creator, Jude Fisher! Make the jump to read more!

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New Hobbit Posters


tolkien-hobbitmovie2The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is coming to theaters on December 13, 2013!

Yesterday, we got a few new posters. They are frickin’ gorgeous! Make the jump to view them as well as see the new book cover for The Hobbit!

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