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  1. Peter Jackson Considering Dolby Atmos for 'The Hobbit'

    2:53 pm 5/1/2012

    The new Dolby sound format will be installed at the Dolby Theatre, home of the Academy Awards.Read more

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  2. Peter Jackson Responds to 'Hobbit' Footage Critics, Explains 48-Frames Strategy

    11:12 am 4/28/2012

    Because the film clip shown at Cinemacon were not finished, he adds, “People haven’t experienced it yet in the way it should be experienced.”Read more

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  3. Fandom 5: 'Hobbit,' 'Dark Knight,' Gay Batman and Marvel's Race Relations

    10:44 pm 4/27/2012

    Peter Jackson responds to his critics, the villainous Bane speaks clearly. Read more

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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. '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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  9. 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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  10. 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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