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  1. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,' 'Annie' and More

    6:30 am 12/19/2014

    Also see what THR's critics are saying about the Ben Stiller family film 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb' and biopic 'Mr. Turner'Read more

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  2. Peter Jackson: Tolkien Estate Rights Prevent More Middle-Earth Films

    11:39 am 12/2/2014

    The director says that "without the cooperation of the Tolkien estate there can't be more films" Read more

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  3. Ian McKellen Doesn't Believe Final 'Hobbit' Film Is "End of the Journey"

    10:57 pm 12/1/2014

    The actor, who has played Gandalf six times, thinks Peter Jackson may revisit Middle-earth in the futureRead more

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  4. 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies': Film Review

    2:00 pm 12/1/2014

    The final visit to Middle-earth is the most purely entertaining Read more

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  5. 'Vicious' Creator Talks Season 2 of Ian McKellen, Derek Jacobi Sitcom

    2:06 am 11/7/2014

    Gary Janetti, who also wrote 'Will & Grace,' promises more guest stars on what is now a co-production between ITV and PBSRead more

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  6. Bill Condon's 'Mr. Holmes' Lands U.S. Home With Miramax, Roadside

    9:30 am 9/3/2014

    The Sherlock Holmes tale stars Ian McKellen and Laura LinneyRead more

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  7. Ian McKellen Helps South African Director With YouTube Marriage Proposal

    1:10 am 8/11/2014

    Gandalf fills in for Patrick Stewart to help director Brett Best propose to Trekkie boyfriend. Read more

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  8. 'Mr. Holmes': First Look at Ian McKellen as Sherlock

    3:11 am 7/11/2014

    The film, directed by Oscar winner Bill Condon, tells the story of a long-retired Sherlock Holmes haunted by an unsolved case from 50 years ago. Read more

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  9. 'Vicious' Co-Creator on Ian McKellen's New Sitcom and Why Age Trumps Gay (Q&A)

    5:10 pm 6/28/2014

    Gary Janetti tells THR the fact that McKellen and Derek Jacobi's characters are in their 70s is more revolutionary than them being gay: "You don't get to see that frequently on TV."Read more

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