Jan 162015
 

Peter Jackson’s Rip-roaring Conclusion!

Here is my review at last… there will be spoilers a plenty throughout this nine part review… so keep that in mind if you have not yet seen the film!

Please go HERE to our Hobbit: BFA Review Page for all nine parts of the Mordor Review!

I’ll begin this review the same way I began my review of The Hobbit: AUJ and  The Hobbit: DOS. The movie theater’s commercials came to an end. The endless slew of trailers were finally finished and the lights began to dim, then fade to black. I waited in the darkness for the final film I might ever see about Middle-earth. Then the projector’s lights flickered and the now familiar Warner Bros. logo appeared on screen across a deep blue sky. I was excited for the film to begin… read more

 January 16, 2015  Posted by at 6:38 am 6 Responses »
Jan 252015
 

Hobbit takes $49.5 million in China over the weekend!

Warner Bros says that with a three-day $49.5 million box office take in the People’s Republic of China, The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies is the studio’s best-ever opening weekend in that market!

Amazingly that’s almost as much as An Unexpected Journey made in it’s first four-weeks! read more

 January 25, 2015  Posted by at 3:35 pm No Responses »
Jan 252015
 

The Song of the Lonely Mountain

4D is a community singing group based in Swansea, England  and on the Opening Night of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies they gave fans waiting for the movies an experience they will never forget!

Technical difficulties, dodgy camera work but great singing! read more

 January 25, 2015  Posted by at 12:51 pm No Responses »
Jan 252015
 

The Dead will rise again in two weeks!

A new trailer for The Walking Dead has just premiered showing our heros on the road once more trying to hold on to their broken humanity in a world of hard choices.

It’s a struggle for survival on the open road… read more

 January 25, 2015  Posted by at 7:12 am No Responses »
Jan 242015
 

The Morgul Uruk Lieutenant

Here is a comprehensive reviews of the Asmus Toys Lord of the Rings figure Lieutenant Guritz, seen upon the field of battle before the gates of Minas Tirith in Peter Jackson’s The Return of the King.

Lieutenant Guritz never looked so good!
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 January 24, 2015  Posted by at 6:09 am No Responses »
Jan 232015
 

Bolg Cut Koba Down To Size!

In our latest battle beneath the Mordor Thunderdome we pitted the VFX of Weta Digital against itself in an Ape vs Orc battle!

I hope this isn’t just a fanboy vote for a favored franchise… but a real choice of the digital effects used in the creation of these creatures! read more

 January 23, 2015  Posted by at 9:48 am 2 Responses »
Jan 232015
 

The Hobbit 3 opens today in China!

On Wednesday Peter Jackson, Philippa Boyens, Richard Taylor and Richard Armitage attended the premiere of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies in Beijing and today it opens throughout the rest of China

Can the good will of ‘Peter the Great’ help take the last film in the Hobbit trilogy to a billion? read more

 January 23, 2015  Posted by at 5:18 am No Responses »
Jan 222015
 

Time to go “Old School” with Shadows of Mordor!

You sat down in front of your Apple IIe, Commodore 64 or your IBM PC and you inserted a 5 1/2 floppy disk into a drive as you loaded the game into the computers RAM, which held no more that 256K of memory in most cases… yes, that’s right I said 256k… that was all you got back then and you loved it!

Hard to imagine now, with game consoles and computer games so realistic they seem almost cinematic. However, back in the day (and by that I mean the 1980′s) then you had text adventures in Middle-earth with chunky pixelated graphics. read more

 January 22, 2015  Posted by at 7:32 pm No Responses »
Jan 222015
 

Epic Screen-shot’s of Mordor!

Take a look at these darkly beautiful images taken directly from Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor by the folks at Dead End Thrills!

One does not simply walk into Mordor without taking screenshots! read more

 January 22, 2015  Posted by at 2:50 pm No Responses »
Jan 222015
 

A four hour fan edit of the trilogy!

Many fans have been waiting for the theatrical version of The Battle of the Five Armies to hit online, so they can begin to re-cut and edit what many feel is an oversized version of The Hobbit by Peter Jackson!

One of the first of these edits is now available for viewing online… read more

 January 22, 2015  Posted by at 8:07 am No Responses »
Jan 212015
 

Hilarious, kooky and inventive!

Take a look at some of the Hobbit Challenge videos posted on YouTube as fans try their hand at recreating scenes voted on by fans, in order to win a trip to New Zealand!

It’s fun to see how fans recreate this scene of Smaug and Bilbo! read more

 January 21, 2015  Posted by at 7:30 am No Responses »
Jan 212015
 

A fantasy film long in the waiting…

This film passed from Warner Bros. to Universal with multiple release dates, but now is finally premiering on the 6th of next month.

The Seventh Son was originally scheduled to release for February 2013, but the film was pushed back to October, then pushed back again to January 17th, 2014 and now finally being released two years later in 2015! read more

 January 21, 2015  Posted by at 6:46 am No Responses »

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