Some thoughts on Halo the movie

When Halo was the hottest video game around, fans everywhere were understandably clamoring for a movie adaptation. 



In defense of 48 frames per second (and The Hobbit)

Peter Jackson's decision to shoot The Hobbit at 48 frames a second is drawing a lot of fire from journalists and geeks alike.

The Hobbit treads carefully at 48 FPS

As we've previously reported, there's been quite a lot of controversy over The Hobbit being shot at 48 frames a second, which Peter Jackson feels will revolutionize movies. 



The Hobbit trailer runs through the wilderness

New Line and Warner Bros. have posted the latest trailer for the first film in the upcoming Hobbit trilogy.

Some thoughts on a third Hobbit film

Last week there were what you'd call "rumblings" in Hollywood - this week it's officially a fact. 

Yes, The Hobbit, like the Lord of the Rings trilogy, will indeed be a three part series.

Confirmed: The Hobbit will be a trilogy

Veteran genre director Peter Jackson has officially confirmed that The Hobbit is being re-cut as a trilogy rather than the originally planned dilogy.

Yes, The Hobbit may be a trilogy after all

So Peter Jackson finally wrapped up The Hobbit after a 266 day shoot, and took a triumphant victory lap at Comic-Con, where he was welcomed like the geek god he is.

New dispatches from Middle Earth with Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson has posted a new Vlog dispatch from Middle Earth, featuring a few minutes of bonus Comic-Con footage.

The Hobbit doesn’t fear 48 frames a second

Long-awaited footage from The Hobbit screened at Comic Con over the weekend, and reports tell us it went over very well.

Peter Jackson wows SDCC with The Hobbit

Fans of Middle Earth are counting down to December 14.

Peter Jackson: No plans for third Hobbit film

Peter Jackson has adamantly denied that a third Hobbit film will be announced during Comic-Con 2012 in San Diego.

The Hobbit arrives at Comic-Con 2012



The Hobbit has arrived at Comic-Con 2012 in San Diego after a long trek from Middle Earth.

The Hobbit: From Middle Earth to Comic-Con

The Hobbit just finished shooting in New Zealand after 266 grueling days and Peter Jackson is no doubt frenetically hustling to get the film ready for its long-awaited December 14 release date. 



Peter Jackson's Hobbit wraps up



It's been over ten years since the first Lord of the Rings trilogy hit theaters, and Peter Jackson is finally making his return to Middle Earth on December 14, 2012 with the first installment of The Hobbit.



James Cameron is ready for a massive Avatar marathon



When New Line Cinema decided to go ahead with the Lord of the Rings trilogy, it basically gambled the company on the franchise.

There and Back Again: The Hobbit at 48FPS

It's certainly rather difficult to believe that any new technology would actually be more controversial than the current 3D revival, which certainly has plenty of friends and foes alike. 



The cost of The Hobbit at 48 frames a second

Footage of Peter Jackson’s adaptation of JRR Tolkien’s The Hobbit was recently shown at 48 frames per second instead of the standard 24.

Video: Jackson's Hobbit is on the set

December 14, 2012 obviously can't arrive soon enough for us Lord of the Rings (LOTR) fans. 



On LOTR, LEGO games and Middle Earth

LEGO has taken the wraps off an upcoming Lord of the Rings (LOTR) video game that crosses the Tolkien-inspired movie trilogy with the toy series.

Guillermo Del Toro to remake Pinocchio in 3D

As you regular readers probably know by now, we like Guillermo del Toro a great deal, and are always curious as to what he's up to.