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Thousands of “Hobbit” fans rally in New Zealand

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jon Stewart can have his “Rally to Restore Sanity.” We’d rather attend the rallies to retain “The Hobbit” that are going on today in New Zealand. Thousands of fervent supporters – some dressed as characters from the “Lord of the Rings” universe – reportedly have taken to the[...]

Decision on Peter Jackson’s “Hobbit” could arrive next week

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Though production on “The Hobbit,” an adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s award-winning novel, remains mired in labor disputes and red ink, a positive break could be on the horizon. A spokesperson for Peter Jackson was quoted in the New Zealand Herald this morning and said a decision regarding the[...]