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10 Kids' Books We'd Like to See Adapted As Movies

By: Jacob Hall on December 5, 2013 at 4:52AM Comments

Inspired by The Hobbit, we have 10 books that would make for outstanding (and funny) films!


Giveaway: Win a 'The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug' Poster, Tickets and Denny’s Gift Card

By: Elisa Osegueda on December 2, 2013 at 4:29PM Comments (33)

Enter for a chance to win cool Hobbit prizes, including a Denny's gift card.


'The Hobbit' Photo: Here's Our First Look at Evangeline Lilly's Archer Elf

By: Sean OConnell on June 5, 2013 at 8:51AM Comments (2)

In Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Evangeline Lilly plays a new character with an eye on Legolas. Meet her today.


Evangeline Lilly Talks About Playing a Deadly 600-Year-Old Elf in ‘The Hobbit’ Sequel

By: Derrick Deane on May 27, 2013 at 10:32AM Comments (2)

Evangeline Lilly talks about her character Tauriel in The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, whom she describes as a 600-year-old ruthless, deadly killer.


'The Hobbit' Footage: Peter Jackson Teases the Making of 'The Desolation of Smaug'

By: Sean OConnell on April 1, 2013 at 8:51AM Comments

Peter Jackson teased footage of the making of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug with fans the other day, and now a chunk of it has made it online. 


Send Peter Jackson Your 'Hobbit' Questions for Next Week's Sneak Peek of 'Desolation of Smaug'

By: Derrick Deane on March 19, 2013 at 10:44AM Comments

It's the last day to submit your questions for director Peter Jackson before Sunday's sneak peek of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug


Oscar Discussion: Which Film Had the Best Visual Effects of 2012?

By: Christopher Campbell on February 8, 2013 at 11:06AM Comments (11)

One of the few categories that we can always expect some blockbusters to earn nominations is in the visual effect category. This week, we ask you, which nominated film had the best visual effects?


'Texas Chainsaw 3D' Slices Through the Box Office Competition

By: Sean OConnell on January 6, 2013 at 5:18PM Comments (24)

With very few new movies opening in theaters at he start of the new year, it was relatively easy for Texas Chainsaw 3D to win the weekend box. What other films performed well? 


'The Hunger Games,' Brad Pitt Lead Fandango Users' Most Anticipated of 2013

By: Sean OConnell on January 3, 2013 at 6:34AM Comments (23)

We asked. You answered. When Fandango polled its readers about their most anticipated movies of 2013, the resounding response was The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. What else did you vote for? And do your selections match our movie experts? Find out! 


'The Hobbit' Crosses $200M Mark as 'Django' and 'Les Mis' Open Strong

By: Sean OConnell on December 30, 2012 at 11:34AM Comments (83)

Hollywood received a staggering Christmas gift as all of the films opening over the holiday weekend did very well. Django Unchained and Les Miserables both opened to solid numbers, but it was Peter Jackson's The Hobbit that held on to the top slot at the box office. 


Our Most Anticipated Movies of 2013 - What Are Yours?

By: Derrick Deane on December 26, 2012 at 3:11PM Comments (35)

As amazing and wonderful as the slate of films were this year, it's time to look to the future. There's plenty of movies we're looking forward to in 2013 and after browsing our Most Anticipated Movies of 2013 gallery, let us know which movies you're looking forward to in the new year!


'The Hobbit' Holds Off 'Jack Reacher,' 'This is 40' at Box Office

By: Sean OConnell on December 23, 2012 at 4:54PM Comments (35)

Despite a push from five new movies, Peter Jackson's The Hobbit held on to the top slot on the box-office Top 10, dragging its overall cume near $150M. 


Win an Exclusive Peter Jackson Signed 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' IMAX® Poster

By: Lizerne Guiting on December 17, 2012 at 9:21AM Comments (168)

The Hobbit posterWe're giving away a Peter Jackson signed copy of the official The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey poster as well as an exclusive collector's set of four character prints, featuring Thorin, Bilbo, Gandalf, and Gollum! To enter our giveaway, simply post a comment to this blog post [one comment per entrant, must be 18 or older, U.S. residents only] with your answer to the following question: Of the four featured characters in the posters, who is your favorite and why?


'The Hobbit' Sets New Box-Office Record for December Opening

By: Sean OConnell on December 16, 2012 at 1:14PM Comments (22)

Peter Jackson's The Hobbit won the weekend in record-setting fashion, but fell short of an expected goal. FInd out how the first Hobbit movie did … and what it didn't do.


One Big Scene: 'The Hobbit' Amazes Us with Rock Giants Battling in 3D

By: Sean OConnell on December 14, 2012 at 1:48PM Comments (5)

Peter Jackson returns to Middle-earth for The Hobbit, the first is a planned trilogy based on J.R.R. Tolkien's novel. And while the film is presented in 3D, IMAX and 48 fps, there's One Big Scene that we feel absolutely has to be seen on the big screen. What is it?


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