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  1. Box-Office Freefall: Even 'Hunger Games,' 'Hobbit' Won't Rescue 2014

    5:00 am 9/11/2014

    U.S. revenue likely will be down for 2014 even if the two films perform as expected and 'Interstellar' matches 'Gravity'Read more

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  2. New Trailers Released for 'Shadows of Mordor' Videogame (Video)

    2:06 pm 7/31/2014

    The Warner Bros. game, developed with input from Peter Jackson, will span the time between "The Hobbit" and "Lord of the Rings."Read more

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  3. Somber Trailer for 'The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' Arrives (Video)

    12:53 pm 7/28/2014

    Martin Freeman's Bilbo Baggins promises to remember "those that survived — and those that did not" in the first teaser for the final installment in Peter Jackson's fantasy trilogy.Read more

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  4. 'Doctor Who' Showrunner: Peter Jackson Will 'Probably' Direct a Future Episode

    1:56 am 7/25/2014

    Steven Moffat confirms that he's discussed the possibility with the director and that bringing him on board is a matter of finding the time after he's finished with the final installment of "The Hobbit."Read more

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  5. What 'Transformers 4's Huge China Opening Means for Hollywood

    8:38 pm 6/29/2014

    The Michael Bay film's $93 million haul makes it the biggest ever three-day opening in the country.Read more

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  6. 'Boyhood': Why Richard Linklater Owns His New Movie

    10:00 am 6/19/2014

    The director sacrificed his usual low-seven-figure upfront fee to share the copyright in his 12-years-in-the-making movie, as financial transparency improves in the industry and Hollywood's take-the-money-and-run mentality shifts.Read more

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  7. CineEurope: Warner Bros. Teases 'Mad Max,' 'Man from U.N.C.L.E.' to Foreign Theater Owners

    10:34 am 6/16/2014

    UPDATED: International distribution president Veronika Kwan Vandenberg also shared snippets of "Interstellar" and the final "Hobbit" film, plus a personal message from Peter Jackson.Read more

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  8. Viggo Mortensen Criticizes 'Lord of the Rings' Sequels

    5:51 pm 5/16/2014

    "[W]hatever was subtle in the first movie gradually got lost in the second and third," the actor said about the "LOTR" trilogy. Read more

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  9. Popular Postproduction System Manufacturer to Support Dolby Vision: Are HDR Versions of 'Star Wars,' 'The Hobbit' on the Way?

    8:02 am 4/28/2014

    Dolby Vision displays high-dynamic range (HDR), which is getting attention in Hollywood for its ability to expand the range between the darkest and brightest images a TV can produce.Read more

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  10. Third 'Hobbit' Movie Gets New Title

    8:30 am 4/24/2014

    The final installment will be "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies." Read more

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