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  1. CinemaCon 2012: Peter Jackson Debuts 'The Hobbit' Footage, Touts 48 Frame-Per-Second Exhibition

    1:08 pm 4/24/2012

    Via a videotaped message at CinemaCon, the "Lord of the Rings" director introduced 10 minutes of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” clips.Read more

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  2. CinemaCon 2012: Sony Introduces Projector Upgrade to Support High Frame Rates

    10:18 am 4/24/2012

    The company believes that with this software update, the majority of its 13,000 installed 4K projectors will be ready to show "The Hobbit" at 48 frames per second.Read more

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  3. CinemaCon 2012: Warner Bros. to Preview 'The Hobbit'

    12:36 pm 4/22/2012

    Up to 10 minutes of the upcoming Peter Jackson movie will be shown at 48 frames per second at the annual gathering of theater owners, where all of the major studios will present footage this week.Read more

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  4. Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit' Should Hit Theaters at 48-Per-Second Frame Rate

    7:03 pm 4/18/2012

    After Jackson and James Cameron championed higher frame rates as a solution to exhibition problems, projection manufacturers are working to support the move in time for the movie's December 14, 2012 release date.Read more

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  5. 'Planet of the Apes': The Digital Muscle Behind the Oscar Nom

    3:27 pm 2/16/2012

    Raising the visual effects ante by creating smart simians, Peter Jackson's Weta Digital -- which already has brought orcs and Na'vi to life -- is hoping for a sixth Academy Award.Read more

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  6. Berlin 2012: Tele-München Group Signs TV Output With MGM

    2:32 am 2/13/2012

    The deal gives TMG rights to Peter Jackson's two "The Hobbit" films as well as Sam Mendes-directed James Bond "Skyfall."Read more

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  7. Why 'Adventures of Tintin' Was a Win in Quebec

    11:07 am 2/9/2012

    It's a cultural thing: The enduring popularity of the European comic book tale made Steven Spielberg's 3D adaptation outperform in the French-speaking Canadian province. Read more

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  8. 'The Hobbit' Rounds Out Cast with Billy Connolly in Key Role

    4:04 pm 2/8/2012

    The two-part adaptation of the Tokien epic is being directed by Peter JacksonRead more

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  9. First Look: 'Lord of the Rings' Lego Toyline (Photos)

    10:40 pm 1/30/2012

    Warner Bros. has also inked a deal to release a separate line of toys in conjunction with Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit." Read more

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  10. Sundance 2012: Peter Jackson on 'West of Memphis,' New Evidence Points to Step-Father (Video)

    12:57 am 1/22/2012

    The producer hits THR's Video Lounge in Park City with director Amy Berg to discuss their documentary, the DNA on one of the murdered boys' shoelaces that matches one of their step-father's, and the three witnesses who came forth.Read more

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