Jackson's touching tribute
Jackson's touching tribute

Sir Peter Jackson has paid a touching personal tribute to Andrew Lesnie, the Oscar-winning cinematographer who was behind…

Hobbit, Weta Digital miss out at Oscars
Hobbit, Weta Digital miss out at Oscars

Peter Jackson is out of luck - the final Hobbit film has missed out at the Oscars. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies…

Hobbit films put Tolkien fans off
Hobbit films put Tolkien fans off

Die-hard fans of J.R.R. Tolkien's novels have been turned off by Peter Jackson's three-part film adaptation of The Hobbit…

NZ screenwriter, Weta Digital up for Bafta awards
NZ screenwriter, Weta Digital up for Bafta awards

New Zealand writer Anthony McCarten is up for a British Academy Film Award (Bafta) for his screenplay for the acclaimed…

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Hobbit still victorious in box office battle

Hobbit still victorious in box office battle

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is on track to be the second biggest film released in 2014. It is still at the top of the North American box office after three weekends, taking in US$21.9 million over the latest…

Hobbit takings defy forecasts

Hobbit takings defy forecasts

The Hobbit; The Battle of the Five Armies has topped US$355 million at the international box office after a week on release and a US$90 million five-day Wednesday-to-Sunday opening weekend in North America. That has meant…

Middle-earth museum on the cards?

Middle-earth museum on the cards?

New Zealand already has Hobbiton but Gandalf actor Ian McKellen doesn't think it should end there.

LOTR mythology explained in one short video

LOTR mythology explained in one short video

Anyone who wants to see Peter Jackson’s final Hobbit movie, The Battle of the Five Armies but reckons they’ll give it a miss because it’s all just too confusing – think again.

Five Armies storms box office

Five Armies storms box office

The Hobbit:The Battle of the Five Armies has grossed $US117 million worldwide in its opening weekend, breaking local box office records across the world ahead of its opening in the United States. Sir Peter Jackson's final…

The Hobbit: Definitive review

The Hobbit: Definitive review

And so it ends, with a hiss and a roar. Actually, many hisses and many roars - those from that dragon from the previous instalment going down in flames at the beginning.

Dominic Corry: Getting nerdy with Peter Jackson

Dominic Corry: Getting nerdy with Peter Jackson

Dominic Corry gets nerdy talking to director Peter Jackson about his final Hobbit film.

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Hobbit star stole from set

Hobbit star stole from set

Actress Evangeline Lilly pocketed a precious rune stone from the set of The Hobbit and told director Peter Jackson she had lost it on a beach.

Jackson gets Hollywood star

Jackson gets Hollywood star

Peter Jackson has realised a 40-year-old dream by receiving his star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame - and he's scored some prime real estate.

Actors reflect on Middle-earth movies

Actors reflect on Middle-earth movies

The acting veterans of Middle-earth remember and reflect with Des Sampson about their time on the trilogies.

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