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  1. New Zealanders to See 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' on Nov. 28

    5:21 am 6/6/2012

    Peter Jackson’s hometown of Wellington will host the world premiere of the first of the two Hobbit films.Read more

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  2. Cine Gear 2012: The Debate over High Frame Rates Grows Among Filmmakers, Manufacturers

    8:57 pm 6/4/2012

    Footage from Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit," shot at 48 frames per second, has ignited the discussion.Read more

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  3. E3 2012: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Offers Double the 'Lord of the Rings'

    1:19 pm 6/1/2012

    WBIE will have two new games set in J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy world at its booth, including "Guardians of Middle-earth" and "LEGO The Lord of the Rings."Read more

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