Articles Tagged 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey'

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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 […]

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Brits Bring It at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards

Emma Watson (The Bling Ring), Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers) and Martin Freeman (The Hobbit) were all awarded golden popcorn at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards. Watson received special recognition for her choice in roles and was awarded the Trailblazer Award based on her body of work. This is only the second year the award has been given out […]

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‘Skyfall’ Finally Starts To Pick Up Some Awards Love…

Empire Magazine, the journal of note for the British film buff, has done what the Oscars failed to do, what the Golden Globes failed to do, and what the Brit Awards failed to do (principally because it does not have any categories that relate to movies), they’ve given Skyfall a decent trophy-cabinet full of awards […]

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‘The Hobbit’ Breaks US Box Office Records

See, didn’t we tell you Martin Freeman was good? The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey finally reached theaters this weekend, and despite some lukewarm reviews and complaints about the running time, Peter Jackson’s latest Middle-earth epic has set a box office record with the biggest December opening ever, its $84.8million takings beat not only the three […]

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WATCH: ‘Hobbit’ Cast on the Merits of 48 Frames Per Second

A much talked-of aspect of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, out on Friday (December 14), is that it was shot at 48 frames per second. Most movies are shot at half this speed. What it means, at its simplest, is that it’s giving audiences a clearer picture. Among the cast there’s effusive praise for the […]

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DON’T WATCH: Yet Another Hobbit TV Spot…

Oh great! A TV spot showing Martin Freeman being really good as Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. That’s not something we’ve seen for a while. I mean, srsly, it’s like they’re trying to show us the whole film in tiny two minute sections. And it’s not as if the story hasn’t already […]

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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 […]