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  1. THR's Producer Roundtable: Peter Jackson Collaborator on What Makes the Filmmaker Tick (Video)

    9:00 am 12/13/2012

    Philippa Boyens says Jackson sees himself as an "independent filmmaker" who happens to own a visual effects company.Read more

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  2. Imax to Show 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' in High Frame Rate 3D

    4:05 pm 12/12/2012

    The giant screen exhibitor will feature the Peter Jackson tentpole at 48 frames per-second, closer to what the human eye sees. Read more

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  3. Kate Middleton Pulls Out of ‘The Hobbit’ London Premiere

    6:39 am 12/11/2012

    The Duchess of Cambridge has pulled out of attending the Royal Film Performance of “The Hobbit” Wednesday night because of her ongoing pregnancy sickness.Read more

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  4. 'The Hobbit' Dwarves Discuss Mega Feasts, Video Game Rivalries and All That Makeup

    9:11 pm 12/9/2012

    At the film's NYC premiere, the actors that played the warrior dwarves recalled tough days on set, nose-fittings and much more.Read more

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  5. 'Hobbit' Director Peter Jackson Gets Grilled by Stephen Colbert (Video)

    6:42 am 12/7/2012

    The Comedy Central host and Tolkien superfan tries talking the filmmaker into letting him see the second film in his upcoming trilogy.Read more

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  6. Peter Jackson Details His Desperate Obsession With Casting Martin Freeman in 'The Hobbit'

    2:01 pm 12/5/2012

    The director said that he spent countless late nights watching Freeman on "Sherlock" and reworked his entire shoot to accommodate him.Read more

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  7. Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen Defend Making 'The Hobbit' a Trilogy

    11:19 am 12/5/2012

    "Anyone who thinks Peter Jackson would fall for market forces around him rather than artistic integrity doesn’t know the guy or the body of his work," Sir Ian McKellen said.Read more

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  8. Shopping Tour: Turin Film Festival Review

    7:54 am 12/4/2012

    Finnish cannibals feast on the flesh of Russian tourists in writer-director Mikhail Brashinsky’s juicy satirical horror comedy.Read more

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  9. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey: Review

    9:00 pm 12/3/2012

    Die-hard fans will gorge upon Peter Jackson's adaptation from J.R.R. Tolkien's book, though the movie itself is a bit of a slog, writes Todd McCarthy.Read more

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  10. Top Visual Effects Producer Eileen Moran Dies in New Zealand; Worked on 'Avatar,' 'The Hobbit'

    8:47 pm 12/3/2012

    An executive producer at Weta Digital, she worked on James Cameron's "Avatar" and with Peter Jackson on such films as “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy, “King Kong” and “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.”Read more

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