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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

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  1. 'The Hobbit': Two Animal Rights Groups Want Expanded Oversight in Wake of Deaths

    5:55 pm 11/19/2012

    The American Humane Association wants to extend its jurisdiction over the movie, while PETA is planning protests at the premiere.Read more

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  2. Tolkien Estate Sues Warner Bros. Over 'Lord of the Rings' Slot Machines (Exclusive)

    5:47 pm 11/19/2012

    The suit claims at least $80 million in damages from unauthorized merchandising of the Tolkien books.Read more

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  3. Peter Jackson Denies 'Hobbit' Animal Claims

    11:24 am 11/19/2012

    UPDATED: In a statement, the trilogy's director and producers "completely reject" allegations that up to 27 animals perished after being mistreated on the New Zealand set.Read more

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  4. FEINBERG FORECAST: Updated Projections (With 13 Weeks Until the 85th Oscars)

    10:52 am 11/19/2012

    Long-awaited Oscar hopefuls "Les Miserables" and "Zero Dark Thirty" finally screened this week, and THR's awards analyst reveals their impact on the race.Read more

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  5. Wranglers: 'The Hobbit' Production Responsible for Up to 27 Animal Deaths

    9:36 am 11/19/2012

    Peter Jackson's spokesperson acknowledges that horses, goats, chickens and one sheep died at the farm near Wellington, New Zealand, where about 150 animals were housed for the trilogy -- but says some of the deaths were from natural causes. Read more

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  6. Holiday Box Office Preview: Will the Season Set a Record?

    5:00 am 11/19/2012

    Comedy glut aside, studios are nervously whispering ho-ho-hooray as "The Hobbit," "Jack Reacher," "Les Mis" and other event movies just might be too big to fail.Read more

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  7. From 'Lincoln' to 'Skyfall': Why This Year's Best Picture Race Has Something for Everyone

    11:00 am 11/15/2012

    For once, nearly every genre could be represented in the potential 10 nominees in Oscar's top category.Read more

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  8. 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Footage Will Sneak Before 'The Hobbit'

    4:51 pm 11/14/2012

    The first nine minutes from the film will play in Imax 3D theaters across the country ahead of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey."Read more

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  9. A Few Minutes with Feinberg: Oscar Contenders

    12:34 pm 11/14/2012

    THR's awards analyst Scott Feinberg goes over the top contenders for this year's Oscar race. He also points out that several high-profile film have yet to screen, including 'Promised Land', 'Les Miserables', 'Zero Dark Thirty', 'Django Unchained', and 'The Hobbit'. Read more

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  10. Billion-Dollar Bond Breakdown: Who's Making What From 'Skyfall'

    7:00 am 11/14/2012

    MGM, the Broccoli family and Sony all have fingers in the pie as the extraordinary worldwide grosses come just in time for a flashy IPO.Read more

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