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The evolution of Tolkien's Smaug - TheOneRing.net

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TheOneRing.net The evolution of Tolkien's Smaug TheOneRing.net When Tolkien in 1960 attempted to re-write The Hobbit in a more mature way to better fit the tone of the Lord of the Rings (he never made it past Rivendell), this line was changed to...
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First look at The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug in 3D HFR | 3D ...

First look at The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug in 3D HFR | 3D ... | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
IBC 2013 / Peter Jackson presented a new trailer for The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug, the first showing anywhere in High Frame Rate 3D.
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Cate Blanchett will only appear in the The Hobbit: There and Back Again

Cate Blanchett will only appear in the The Hobbit: There and Back Again | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Actress Cate Blanchett is reprising her part as Galadriel  in The Hobbit: There and Back Again. Cate Blanchett revealed her thought to Yahoo Movies during an interview for her last movie Blue Jasmine.
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Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 5, Watching Peter Jackson Direct - TheOneRing.net

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Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 5, Watching Peter Jackson Direct
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By the time I got to Wellington for my first research trip, in late September of 2003, principal photography was over.
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Researching The Frodo Franchise: Part 3, Places Full of Magic

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Once again it has been a long time since I posted in this series, but what with the run-up to The Hobbit: An Unexpected Adventure and the reaction to it, TheOneRing.net has been a busy place, and n...
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Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 1, Off to Wellington without a Handkerchief

Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 1, Off to Wellington without a Handkerchief | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
[Part 1 in a series from The Frodo Franchise Author Kristin Thompson] Me and My Book I’m a film historian by trade. I got my Ph.D. in film studies in 1977 and have written several textbooks and aca...
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Sir Peter Jackson gets NZ's highest order - New Zealand Herald

Sir Peter Jackson gets NZ's highest order - New Zealand Herald | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Auckland stuff.co.nz Sir Peter Jackson gets NZ's highest order New Zealand Herald Sir Peter Jackson says receiving New Zealand's highest honour was a more formal affair than the "fluff'' of the Oscars - but both awards are likely share the same...
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One week until the LA Baggins Birthday Bash, new location - TheOneRing.net

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One week until the LA Baggins Birthday Bash, new location
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In just one week, the LA TORn staff will be hosting our annual Baggins Birthday Bash to help celebrate the shared birthday of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins.
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Why The Hobbit movie's divergences are beneficial

Why The Hobbit movie's divergences are beneficial | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Another interesting thought-piece that I stumbled on in my Middle-earth wanderings across the internet. In this article, Tolkien scholar Michael Martinez tackles the eternally vexing question of te...
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Hobbit Day events around the world

Hobbit Day events around the world | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
We’ve been getting lots of mail alerting us to events all over the world meant to celebrate World Hobbit Day (September 22 -also Bilbo and Frodo's birthday) and cap off a fabulous Hobbit week that ...
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Martin Freeman & Peter Jackson Interview - Casting Bilbo Baggins - The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey

Martin Freeman & Peter Jackson Interview - Casting Bilbo Baggins - The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey (I liked a @YouTube video http://t.co/HNwY2vjliY Martin Freeman & Peter Jackson Interview -...
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Before You Buy Tickets: What 'The Hobbit' in HFR (aka 48FPS) Actually Means - Hollywood.com

Before You Buy Tickets: What 'The Hobbit' in HFR (aka 48FPS) Actually Means - Hollywood.com | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Before You Buy Tickets: What 'The Hobbit' in HFR (aka 48FPS) Actually Means Hollywood.com There was a time when buying a ticket was a thoughtless process: show up to the box office (or in the 21st century, head to the web page to buy in advance),...
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The Hobbit's Second Breakfast being served at Denny's is something that is happening

The Hobbit's Second Breakfast being served at Denny's is something that is happening | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
In what is certainly one of the most mind-boggling-but-sort-of-logical marketing campaigns we've ever seen, The Hobbit has teamed up with Denny's to bring you Radagast's Red Velvet Pancake Puppies, Bilbo's Berry Smoothie, Gandalf's Gobble Melt,...
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Did Peter Jackson give us a clue about Smaug? - TheOneRing.net

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Did Peter Jackson give us a clue about Smaug?
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How to Make Your Own Hobbit Feet - Neatorama

How to Make Your Own Hobbit Feet - Neatorama | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Then you'll need to learn how to make your own hobbit feet since you can't just just run around barefoot all night. DeviantArt user deeed uploaded this great tutorial to make your own out of funny feet and slip on shoes.Link...
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Actor Thomas Robins (Deagol and Young Thrain) talks to TORn - TheOneRing.net

Actor Thomas Robins (Deagol and Young Thrain) talks to TORn - TheOneRing.net | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
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Actor Thomas Robins (Deagol and Young Thrain) talks to TORn
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as Young Thrain, in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.
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Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 4, Now It Can Be Told: Secrets and Spoilers

Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 4, Now It Can Be Told: Secrets and Spoilers | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Of the three trips I took to New Zealand in 2003 and 2004 to conduct interviews for my book, only the first happened before the release of The Return of the King. I didn’t go thinking that I would ...
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Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 2, Arriving in Wellywood

Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part 2, Arriving in Wellywood | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Back in July I posted the first in this series of memoirs about my work on my book, “Researching THE FRODO FRANCHISE: Part I, Off to Wellington without a Handkerchief.” I’ve been all too long in fo...
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Thranduil, The Fisher King and Oberon; Why It Matters - TheOneRing.net

Thranduil, The Fisher King and Oberon; Why It Matters - TheOneRing.net | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
TheOneRing.net Thranduil, The Fisher King and Oberon; Why It Matters TheOneRing.net In the much-discussed article in the August issue of Empire Magazine, the three Mirkwood Elves we'll see in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug shared some...
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IBC: ‘The Hobbit: DoS’ Previewed in High Frame Rates and 3D

IBC: ‘The Hobbit: DoS’ Previewed in High Frame Rates and 3D | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Source: Hollywood Reporter The debut of the current trailer for Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug in high frame rates and in stereoscopic 3D highlighted the IBC Awards, held Sunday night at the International Broadcasting Convention.
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Why Is the Hobbit Movie So Different From the Book?

Why Is the Hobbit Movie So Different From the Book? | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Source: Middle Earth.Xenite by Michael Martinez There is a certain amount of creative license that enters into any film adaptation of a book.
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Why The Hobbit is a Better Book than The Lord of the Rings

Why The Hobbit is a Better Book than The Lord of the Rings | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
A good case can be made that “The Hobbit” is a better and more satisfying read than its gargantuan successor, “The Lord of the Rings.” (“The Hobbit”: One Book to Rule Them All http://t.co/z007YOcclJ)...
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The five worst changes made to The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The five worst changes made to The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network Peter Jackson’s first film in the Hobbit trilogy ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’, whilst still an excellent film, wasn’t as critically received as ‘Lord of the Rings’ films and there are many reasons for that.
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'The Hobbit': Making Sense of Kili, the Hot Dwarf - Hollywood.com

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'The Hobbit': Making Sense of Kili, the Hot Dwarf
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Kili hot dwarf When news of Peter Jackson's adaptation of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey — J.R.R.
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Hard Hobbit to Break » 7 Things I Learned Reading the Hobbit

Hard Hobbit to Break » 7 Things I Learned Reading the Hobbit | 'The Hobbit' Film | Scoop.it
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