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Movie Review: ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ Starring Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ian McKellen

Posted: December 13, 2013 at 8:05 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Yes, it’s better than “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” (which, in all fairness, isn’t necessarily a bad movie, just a bloated one. It just felt so… padded, in parts.) Whereas […]

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New Photos from Peter Jackson’s ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ Starring Martin Freeman

Posted: July 4, 2012 at 8:31 am   /   Local, Movie News

This week Entertainment Weekly released some new exclusie photos of Peter Jackson’s prequel to The Lord of the Rings Trilogy – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. The film stars Martin […]

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“The Hobbit” Adds Actress Saoirse Ronan To The Cast

Posted: January 27, 2011 at 11:33 pm   /   Film, Local, Movie News

Even though I have no idea how to pronounce Saoirse Ronan’s first name, I still think she is an extremely talented kid.  Atonement is one of my favorite films, and she […]

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Posted: December 10, 2010 at 2:05 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

The Chronicles of Narnia is yet another big budget fantasy series much like Twilight, Harry Potter, and Lord of the Rings. However, it doesn’t have the rabid fanbase of Twilight, […]

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Who Will be Returning to Middle Earth for “The Hobbit”?

Posted: December 8, 2010 at 10:54 pm   /   Film, Local, Movie News

After numerous delays and a game of musical chairs with directors, The Hobbit is scheduled to hit theaters in December 2012 (part 1 that is).  While the casting of the […]

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“Hobbit” Production Stays in New Zealand

Posted: October 27, 2010 at 2:17 pm   /   Local, Movie News

People always assumed that Peter Jackson would film The Hobbit in New Zealand. It is, after all, the director’s home, and where he shot The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. […]

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Martin Freeman Cast as Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit”

Posted: October 22, 2010 at 12:18 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Now that the film has been officially greenlit, and the unions are retracting their strikes of the production, casting can finally get underway. For the past couple years people have […]

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Peter Jackson and “The Hobbit” Are Officially Greenlit

Posted: October 18, 2010 at 12:53 pm   /   Local, Movie News

I’m sure a lot of you were sure this day would never come. I wouldn’t blame anyone for believing it wouldn’t happen. This production has been pretty crazy since the […]

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“James Bond” Franchise May Have New Future With Spyglass?

Posted: August 11, 2010 at 2:12 pm   /   Local, Movie News

There has been a lot of talk over the past few months concerning the demise of MGM, and the properties it holds. The big properties in question are the James […]

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Guillermo del Toro and James Cameron Team Up for HP Lovecraft’s “Moutains of Madness”

Posted: July 29, 2010 at 2:13 pm   /   Local, Movie News

When I first read the story for this on Deadline Hollywood, I figured it would be a massive trolling effort on the part of Nikki Finke. I thought to myself, […]

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