An Unexpected Journey

Philippa Boyens on adapting The Hobbit, deleted scenes and more

Ryan Lambie Interview Dec 19, 2013

We sat down with The Hobbit and Lord Of The Rings co-screenwriter Philippa Boyens to chat about Smaug, deleted scenes, Tolkien and more...

Richard Armitage on The Hobbit, beards and barrels

Ryan Lambie Interview Dec 16, 2013

To mark The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug’s release, we chat to Thorin himself, Richard Armitage...

The James Clayton Column: Little Hobbits and long movies

James Clayton Feature Dec 13, 2013

The arrival of Peter Jackson's latest Hobbit film leaves James thinking about long movies, and argues that they're not always a bad thing...

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug review

Ryan Lambie Review Dec 8, 2013

Peter Jackson returns with the second part of his Hobbit saga. Here's our spoiler-free review of The Desolation Of Smaug...

First trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

Ryan Lambie Trailer Jun 11, 2013

Peter Jackson's three-part Hobbit saga continues with The Desolation Of Smaug. Here's the shiny first trailer...

James Nesbitt interview: The Hobbit, dwarves, Peter Jackson

Duncan Bowles Interview Apr 11, 2013

As The Hobbit gets its home release, we talk to Bofur himself, James Nesbitt, about working with Peter Jackson, dwarves and more...

Sylvester McCoy interview: The Hobbit, Doctor Who and more

Simon Brew Interview Apr 2, 2013

Sylvester McCoy chats to us about working with Richard Briers, The Hobbit, Doctor Who and more...

Top 10 films of 2012: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Juliette Harrisson Feature Dec 23, 2012

One of the last releases of 2012 is also one of our favourites. Juliette explains why The Hobbit made our top 10...

Music in film: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Ivan Radford Feature Dec 19, 2012

As The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey dominates the box office, Ivan has a listen to Howard Shore's superb score...

Was The Hobbit the right proving ground for 48fps?

Ryan Lambie Feature Dec 14, 2012

The use of HFR in The Hobbit has already divided opinion. So was An Unexpected Journey, Ryan wonders, the right film to use as its debut?