Tag Archives: Adaptations of The Hobbit

“The Hobbit” trailer promises wizards, magic and a precious ring

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: You shall not pass … before watching the first official trailer for Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” which finally made its way to the Internet late Tuesday night. We have it for you below in glorious HD. “Bilbo Baggins. I’m looking for someone to[...]

“Hobbit” cast speaks — Watch the press conference here!

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s a really good time to be a film geek. Almost every superhero under the sun has a film franchise, many of which are being guided by enormously gifted storytellers like Christopher Nolan or Darren Aronofsky. Big screen adaptations of beloved literary properties are underway. And[...]

Guillermo del Toro says ‘Adios’ to “The Hobbit”

Hollywoodnews.com: “The Hobbit” won’t be happening with Guillermo del Toro. The director of the Oscar-winning film “Pan’s Labyrinth” is departing the project he has spent developing for two years. However, del Toro’s decision to leave stems from MGM’s inability to give the film a green light as the studio hangs[...]