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Harvey Weinstein Threatened to Replace Peter Jackson With Quentin Tarantino on ‘Lord of the Rings’

Most fans of Frodo’s long journey to Mordor in The Lord of the Rings can’t imagine any other director but Peter Jackson at the helm, but Harvey Weinstein threatened to replace him, according to a new oral history of the blockbuster franchise. In a piece celebrating the 20-year anniversary of Fellowship of the Ring, The Independent […]

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 […]

Elijah Wood on Cult of Ted Bundy, Finding Levity With Luke Kirby in ‘No Man of God’ and Playing a Father for First Time

Elijah Wood has but one regret from his experience starring in and producing the new film No Man of God — that he didn’t get to meet the man he plays, acclaimed FBI profiler Bill Hagmaier. Though Hagmaier, who served in the agency’s Behavior Analysis Unit before becoming chief of the FBI’s National Center for […]

Elijah Wood’s Elaborate ‘Lord of the Rings’ Audition Tape Landed Him the Role of Frodo

Elijah Wood wanted to play Frodo Baggins so badly, he crafted an elaborate (VHS) audition tape for Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson. Reviewing his career for a GQ retrospective published Wednesday, Wood said that he was well aware he would have to make a splash if he had any shot at playing the […]

‘No Man of God’: Film Review | Tribeca 2021

Elijah Wood stars as leading FBI profiler Bill Hagmaier with Luke Kirby as his most infamous interview subject, Ted Bundy, in Amber Sealey’s chamber drama about murk and the male psyche.

Elijah Wood Inks Legendary TV First-Look Deal

Elijah Wood's production company SpectreVision banner has inked a first-look pact with Legendary Television.

Patrick Schwarzenegger Thriller ‘Daniel Isn’t Real’ Lands at Samuel Goldwyn Films

Samuel Goldwyn Films and the horror streamer Shudder have snapped up the North American rights to Adam Egypt Mortimer's dark thriller 'Daniel Isn't Real,' which stars Patrick Schwarzenegger and Sasha Lane.

Cannes: Saban Films Lands Elijah Wood Horror-Comedy ‘Come to Daddy’

Saban Films has acquired U.S. rights to producer Ant Timpson’s directorial debut, 'Come to Daddy,' which stars Elijah Wood and made its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival last month.

Netflix: Movies and TV Shows Leaving in April

Take a look at the titles that will disappear from Netflix next month.

Tribeca: Alec Baldwin-Led John DeLorean Film, Christoph Waltz Directorial Debut Among Feature Lineup

The Tribeca Film Festival on Tuesday revealed the feature film lineup for its 18th edition, which is set to run April 24-May 5.

Patrick Schwarzenegger, Sasha Lane Join Thriller ‘Daniel Isn’t Real’

Patrick Schwarzenegger, Miles Robbins and 'American Honey' breakout Sasha Lane are set to star in the supernatural thriller 'Daniel Isn't Real.'

Elijah Wood Explains His Move Into VR with Psychological Thriller ‘Transference’

The star's production company, SpectreVision, has teamed up with Ubisoft to produce a game that's left players "unsettled, uncomfortable and walking away from it still thinking about what they experienced."