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“The Hobbit” set reports from Sir Ian

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “The Hobbit” fanatics wanting up-to-the-minute updates from Peter Jackson’s film set might want to bookmark Sir Ian McKellen’s Web site. He has better updates than the Hollywood trades! McKellen posted an update from New Zealand saying, “I’ve seen Bilbo – in three dimensions.” From McKellen’s site: I was visiting old[...]

‘The Lord of the Rings’ current and future Blu-ray releases

BY TODD GILCHRIST Yesterday in conjunction with the release of Warner Brothers’ new Blu-rays, Hollywood News published an exclusive interview with Richard Taylor, one of the good folks at effects house Weta who was responsible for helping bring the Lord of the Rings film to the screen. While Taylor provided as[...]