The Hobbit

The Hobbit trilogy is going back to theaters with extended editions of each film

The extended editions of each film in Peter Jackson's trilogy of The Hobbit movies will be screened in theaters this October as part of a three-day event leading up to the final film's home-video debut.

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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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Bilbo Baggins goes to work at The Office in a Saturday Night Live skit with Martin Freeman

With The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies hitting theaters soon, Martin Freeman hosted the latest episode of Saturday Night Live to promote the film. No stranger to comedic roles, Freeman tapped into his on-screen past and present in a skit that…

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War arrives in the final trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies

The battlefield gets crowded in the final trailer for the third, concluding installment of The Hobbit franchise, The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies.

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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 third and final Hobbit film goes to war with a new title

Director Peter Jackson today announced that the third Hobbit film, previously known under the subtitle There and Back Again, has changed its name to The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies.

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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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Lego ‘The Hobbit’ confirmed for multiplatform launch in spring 2014

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games confirm a spring 2014 launch for Lego The Hobbit, which is based on the first two movies in Peter Jackson's planned trilogy.

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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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Guardians of Middle-earth review: Ambition can’t save this cash-in

WBIE's Guardians of Middle-earth may get the basics of the multiplayer online battle arena genre right, but that isn't enough to distract from the fact that the game is a blatant attempt to cash in on two trends simultaneously.

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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.

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Arguably new Hobbit trailer hits the ‘net

Thanks to roughly three seconds of new footage, our headline is technically accurate.

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