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The New Star Wars Film Gets a Name

November 6, 2014

A fanboy alert struck earlier today as director JJ Abrams’ latest addition to the Star Wars Universe (Episode VII) released its official subtitle today.  The movie, set for release in December 2015, will be called:  Star Wars Episode VII — The Force Awakens. While nothing about the plot was released or officially confirmed today, Abrams [...]

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New “Hobbit 2″ Trailer

October 6, 2013

Peter Jackson’s second piece to the Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, opens in theaters Friday, December 13.  Here is the official trailer: Can’t wait!  For those who have read the book, you know that one long Hobbit movie would have to cut so much out that it was definitely worth having two [...]

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The Hobbit–Part 2 Trailer Released

June 12, 2013

Peter Jackson’s second installment in The Hobbit movie trilogy, The Desolation of Smaug, is set for theaters in mid-December.  Here’s the teaser trailer which was recently released: The first Hobbit film grossed nearly a billion dollars worldwide, but it wasn’t up to par with the LOTR movies.  It took a bit too long to get [...]

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Movie Review — The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

December 16, 2012

Finally, a piece of the latest JRR Tolkien-inspired trilogy is in theaters!  The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hit theaters Friday and will surely blow-up this weekend’s box office.  I have already contributed to that pile of cash: No significant plot spoilers First, the good:  The Hobbit is well-acted, with great special effects and soaring musical [...]

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New Hobbit Trailer!

September 28, 2012

I’m really stoked to see The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in December, so any new material is welcome!  Here’s the link to the latest trailer (Warner Bros. is cutting direct YouTube vids at the moment so the link will have to suffice). The images, action, and woven LOTR Appendix material should produce an interesting and [...]

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An Unexpected Trilogy

July 30, 2012

Peter Jackson, director of the Lord of the Rings movie trilogy and the upcoming Hobbit movies, announced that his plan for a two-part Hobbit movie has turned into a trilogy.  Here’s Part 1′s trailer: The Hobbit was the first big book I read as a kid.  Its small type and yellowing paper gave me incessant [...]

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“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” Announcement Trailer

December 21, 2011

Yup, I geeked solidly when I saw this today: The trailer moves a little slow, doesn’t show much about where the story is going, and alludes to a few vaguely important moments.  The Lord of the Rings announcement trailer was kind of weak too.  Then again, The Hobbit book was released in the 1930s, so [...]

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Movie Review — 9

September 12, 2009

From the moment I saw the first trailer for “9″ at Transformers 2 in June, I had a feeling I’d like this movie.  I wasn’t let down by anything but its short duration.  The digital animation was top-notch and the mood was always dark or impending.  The first cartoon movie I ever saw in the theaters [...]

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