How THE HOBBIT's most infuriating character can be read as a surrogate for the films' director.
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How Peter Jackson’s prequel trilogy altered a nation’s culture, its economy, and even its legislation.
Get a Tolkien-approved galette recipe and feast menu from the Alamo's head chef!
From SERIAL to BREAKING BAD people like their stories long and episodic. Why should movies be any different?
There definitely is a CGI cart careening out of control scene, though.
Despite fears that the added runtime would create a world-destroying singularity Warner Bros has created an extended edition of the latest HOBBIT movie.
THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES gets a low-Hobbit count trailer.
And other non-news from the third HOBBIT press conference.
Could it go from THERE AND BACK AGAIN to INTO THE FIRE?
The desolation of restraint, storytelling and Devin's love for Middle Earth.
That's some fine Farthing Weed, dude.
Is that a retcon? I thought he loved Gimli.
We can all relax. The dragon looks like a dragon.
The Desolation of Ginger Elf.
A mysterious statue may reveal the dragon from THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG.
NOTE: Orcs do not exist, and living humans should never be used as substitutes. Even jerks.
Plus: a discussion on why the Eagles don't bring Bilbo et al to the Lonely Mountain.
A look at the revisions made to THE HOBBIT to match it up with LORD OF THE RINGS.
Sam explains the alternate version of THE HOBBIT you almost got stuck with.
The pictures hints where the next film ends.
The biggest movie of the year has been getting kicked on its way to the theater, and now I feel bad for it.
A fan edit of all the released HOBBIT footage so far, edited together chronologically.
Some HOBBIT fan is about to completely lose his wall space.
The short book has been stretched into three movies... and now there will be Extended Editions on home video!
The latest trailer for the first part of Peter Jackson's new trilogy shows off a different tone.
Warner Bros reveals the title of the new middle chapter in the sudden trilogy, along with release dates.
Pack a pipe of Shire weed and contemplate second breakfast while wearing these slippers.
Warner Bros is only releasing the 48fps version in a very limited number of theaters.
Warner Bros decides to make THE HOBBIT three movies long.
Warner Bros is in deep talks about making a HOBBIT 3. Will this be the most expensive fanfic in history?
Of course it's not entirely up to him.
A plethora of scenes make up a 'scroll' showing moments from Peter Jackson's next film.
Another Comic-Con poster - this time for Peter Jackson's THE HOBBIT.
Cinema has always been about a tension between art and technology, with art in the lead. That has changed now, and technology holds the leash. That's a bad thing.
Devin saw ten minutes of THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY presented at 48fps. The content is good, but the presentation leaves a lot to be desired.
A new picture documents a pivotal moment.
Set aside all worries and concerns: THE HOBBIT looks amazing.
Dwarfapalooza continues with Fili and Kili.
Peter Jackson is back in fine Shire form in this second behind the scenes video from the production of THE HOBBIT.
Gloin, father of Gimli, appears!
Meet Dori, Nori and Ori!
If Saruman can’t come to Middle Earth, Middle Earth will come to Saruman.
This is what Martin Freeman looks like in Elijah Wood drag.
The major HOBBIT casting comes to a close.
THE HOBBIT 1 and THE HOBBIT 2 can now acronymitized.
It’s begun. Here’s your first video look at the making of THE HOBBIT.
Technical innovation is exciting, but are our storytellers putting the machine before the heart?
Peter Jackson is lean, mean and out of the hospital, posing for pics on the set of Bilbo Baggins’ hobbit hole.
And she could be appearing as a character Peter Jackson made up. OUTRAGE!!!!
More trouble strikes THE HOBBIT as Peter Jackson undergoes emergency surgery.
“Indy” Magnoli makes some of the most ridiculously detailed prop replicas you will ever see.
Everybody’s returning to Middle Earth for one last hurrah… until Peter Jackson figures out how to fit them all into THE SILMARILLION.
There’s a rumor that Elijah Wood could be in THE HOBBIT. But how? Maybe your nerdy friends at Badass Digest figured it out. Unless it’s just not true, which is always possible. It is the internet, after all.