Articles Tagged 'J.R.R. Tolkien'

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Booming Marvelous: Epic Trailer for the Final ‘Hobbit’ Movie

Yesterday, the full-length trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies was released, and it’s a spectacular affair, filled with ominous rumbles, loud booms, dark looks, intimidating armies, tumbling masonry and worrying comments about honor,fortitude and personal choices from all of the main protagonists. It has been scientifically designed to make the final […]

Hobbit Lingo

Hobbit Lingo to Throw Into Everyday Conversation

Have you ever coined a term amongst your circle of friends and wait to see how long it takes for it to catch on? Let’s be trend-setters and throw a wink of Hobbit into modern day dialogue. There are over 20 languages in J.R.R Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit novels but Soval Pharë […]

Tolkien Reading Day

Tolkien Reading Day 2014

Tolkienists worldwide are gathering today, Tuesday, March 25, to read and enjoy the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. The day of recognition has been taking place annually since 2003. The Tolkien Society, established in 1969, received an inquiry in 2002 from an American journalist asking if a reading day existed. Tolkien’s birthday, January 3, was already […]

The Hobbit, Smaug

WATCH: New ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ Trailer

Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the sequel to last year’s An Unexpected Journey, seemed like it was a world away when first talking about it … but, the release date is upon us, and the adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic story will hit theaters on December 13, 2013. Martin Freeman (Sherlock) reprises […]

Martin Freeman

WATCH: The New ‘Hobbit’ Trailer

The new trailer for Peter Jackson’s film adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien‘s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has been released by Warner Bros with BBC’s Sherlock star Martin Freeman taking on the lead role of Bilbo Baggins. He runs out of the village declaring to the rest of the hobbits, “I’m going on an adventure!” If he only knew […]