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Peter Jackson might direct an episode of Doctor Who

In a funny Facebook video, Oscar-winning director Peter Jackson indicates that he might get behind the camera to direct an episode of the BBC's hit sci-fi series Doctor Who next season.
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Among many flaws, the final installment of The Hobbit just needs more hobbit

Peter Jackson concludes Bilbo Baggins' origin story with an outrageously action-packed finale — and not a moment too soon.
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Air New Zealand creates a Hobbit-inspired ‘Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made’

Elijah Wood, Peter Jackson, and Sylvester McCoy cameo in new, Lord of the Rings and Hobbit-inspired airline safety video produced by Air New Zealand.
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It’s the dawn of war in the first trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

The third and final installment of Peter Jackson's trilogy of films brings war to the world of The Hobbit and depicts the fate of the great dragon Smaug.
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‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ review

Peter Jackson’s middle point for his Hobbit trilogy serves as an unnecessary, but ultimately enjoyable bridge between the first and third parts of an unwarranted trilogy.
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‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ filled with geeky goodness

The latest three-minute trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is filled with moments that will delight longtime fans. The movie is set to arrive in theaters on December 13, 2013.
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Giant spiders, Legolas, and a dragon await in ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ trailer

The latest trailer for Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is here, with looks at the great dragon's treasure hoard, Legolas in action, and a brief snippet of Benedict Cumberbatch delivering his Smaug-voice.
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10 things you might not know about ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’

With the release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey on home media today, we look back at the film and offer 10 things about J.R.R. Tolkien book and Peter Jackson's film that you might not know.
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Oscar Effects: How ‘The Hobbit’ doubled down on technical achievement

In preparation for the Oscars this Sunday, we take a closer look at the five nominees in the "Visual Effects" category and what made them stand out. We begin with The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey review: Return to Middle-earth (but choose your showing wisely)

Peter Jackson and company take us back to Middle Earth for the first of three installments based on The Hobbit. Just beware the frame rate.
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Release dates, subtitles finalized for Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy

Peter Jackson is now making three Hobbit films, and we've got release dates and subtitles for each one.
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Warner Bros. scales back distribution plans for The Hobbit at 48fps

Peter Jackson shot The Hobbit at 48 frames per second, but now it seems unlikely that many of you will see it that way.