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Good Guy Ringwraith Is Protagonist of New LORD OF THE RINGS Game Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor

My opinion’s usually malleable on the subject of Tolkien adaptations, especially since I seem to enjoy Peter Jackson’s film adaptations more than the source material, but even I’m a bit too ‘old school’ for this latest news. According to a recent press release, the newest Tolkien based video game Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor features a […]

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THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG Trailer Arrives!

Are you ready for another glorious romp in the land of Middle-earth? If so, then you’re in luck!  Because we have a brand new trailer to sate your appetite. [springboard type=”video” id=”800993″ player=”ulfb001″ width=”480″ height=”400″ ] The official description from the facebook page: Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has […]

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THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG – What’s Going to Happen?

Spoilers for An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit book (even if it is seventy-five years old) follow. So, part one of Peter Jackson’s ever-so-slightly overstuffed Hobbit trilogy, An Unexpected Journey is finally out, and after nearly three hours of movie, guess where we were in terms of the book? Page 103. Yep, as we left a miraculously healed Thorin, […]

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THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY Debuts With $85M

Well, this isn’t a surprise. Peter Jackson’s return to Middle Earth, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, was finally released on Friday – and the (massive) figures are in for the prequel’s opening weekend. An Unexpected Journey, boosted by IMAX, 3D and HFR 3D premium ticket prices, smashed the opening weekend record for December with an impressive $85M domestically. […]

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THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY Run-Time and UK Rating

There’s just two weeks to go until prequel The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, and hype levels… well, let’s just say that they’re high. Very high. Since the prequel two-parter became a prequel trilogy back in July, people have predicted that An Unexpected Journey would be a fair bit shorter than the three-hour plus epics that were the Lord of the […]

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First Song From THE HOBBIT Soundtrack Leaked

We’re a short month (or so) away from the release of THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY and the Peter Jackson guided romp can’t get here soon enough! Nappy, twisted beards. Grumpy, stumpy dwarves. A wizard. A hobbit. I am in a constant haze of “OhmygodOhmygod!” knowing that this film will finally grace theatres. Well, as […]

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