With 'The Hobbit' now in the can New Zealand seeks further 'runaway productions' by loosening rules for two grant schemes.
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HONG KONG — Elijah Wood-starring slasher movie "Maniac" has been banned from theatrical and DVD release in New Zealand. The Kiwi authorities said the first person perspective of the U.S.-French film…
Martin Freeman has completed his work as the lead character in Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit” trilogy. “Tonight Martin Freeman finished his last shot as Bilbo Baggins,” Jackson said in a Facebook post…
Ian McKellen has completed his work on Peter Jackson’s "The Hobbit" trilogy. "Seconds ago we finished our last shot with Gandalf," Jackson said in a post on his Facebook page on Friday from New…
There's not much Hobbit in the teaser for "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug." Instead, this first appetite-whetter for Part Two of Peter Jackson's epic J.R.R. Tolkien adaptation overflows with…
"The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," "Life of Pi" and "Skyfall" top this year's Saturn Awards nominee list, which was revealed Tuesday by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films.
While Peter Jackson's prequel to "The Lord of the Rings" delivers more of what made his earlier trilogy so compelling -- it doesn't offer nearly enough novelty to justify the three-film, nine-hour…
Wellington, New Zealand, will host the world premiere of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" on Nov. 28 at the Embassy Theater.
Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit" movies have been given official release dates and titles.
Peter Jackson's plans to shoot "The Hobbit" at 48 frames per second -- twice the rate that's standard now -- marks the beginning of a technical shift in moviemaking that's as significant as 3D…
"Flight of the Conchords" star Bret McKenzie has joined the cast of "The Hobbit," which began shooting March 21. McKenzie, who made brief appearances as an extra in the first and third "Lord of the…