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Elijah Wood Claims ‘Lord of the Rings’ Orc Was Designed to Resemble Harvey Weinstein

Elijah Wood dropped by the popular Armchair Expert podcast on Monday, where he talked about his life and career dating back to his youth. And, of course, the Lord of the Rings films were a part of the conversation. Podcast co-host Dax Shepard confessed he loved the story about how the films almost did not get […]

Michael Lynne, Former Co-Chairman and CEO of New Line Cinema, Dies at 77

Michael Lynne, who partnered with Bob Shaye to transform New Line Cinema from a struggling independent studio to a powerhouse known for its success with the 'Lord of the Rings,' 'Rush Hour' and 'Austin Powers' films, has died. He was 77.

‘Scream’ Writer Kevin Williamson Pens Tribute to Wes Craven: He Gave Me “a Master Class in Building Tension”

His movies — from his first, 1972's 'Last House on the Left,' through the franchises 'Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream' — were unsettlingly violent. But the modern master of horror was, as Neve Campbell and more recall here, alternately playful and serious, joyful and kind.+

New Line Cinema to Move to Warner Bros. Lot

The motion picture studio will leave its West Hollywood location this summer and relocate in the space formerly occupied by Legendary Entertainment.