Peter Jackson reflects on Middle Earth

"The idea of having an ensemble of thirteen dwarves terrified me and I thought, it’s going to be much more interesting to have another filmmaker dealing with that..."

Andy Serkis: From Gollum to director

It’s one of the oldest sayings in Hollywood: "What I really want to do is direct."

Rolling the dice on The Hobbit

The original Lord of the Rings (LOTR) trilogy was a very risky venture, simply because New Line Cinema bet the whole company on the franchise.

The Lego sets of New York Comic Con

LEGO showed off a tall stack of new sets from their various genre-media partnerships at this year's NYCC.

Unpublished Tolkien work goes live in 2013

Now is certain;u a great time to be a fan of Tolkien, because there’s going to be more even more material written by J.R.R. hitting the genre bookshelves.

The Hobbit gets an extended edition

Fans of Tolkien's Middle Earth remain divided about Peter Jackson's version of The Hobbit. Originally slated to be a two-part film, the adaptation will ultimately be hitting theaters as a trilogy.

Peter Jackson eyes Doctor Who

Doctor Who star Matt Smith and famed LOTR director Peter Jackson both think it would be great idea for the veteran genre helmer to direct an episode of the show.

New Hobbit trailer seeks the mountain

The new trailer for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is here!

The Hobbit gets a new iOS app

New Line Cinema and Warner Bros. have released an iOS app optimized for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.

48 FPS won't cost you extra for The Hobbit

Future movies are likely to move much faster than the current 24 frames a second. 



The genre films of late 2012

Summer may be coming to a close in a few weeks, but genre fans won’t be disappointed by Hollywood’s Fall lineup.

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.

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.

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.