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Luke Evans interview: Hobbit, green screen acting and 48fps

Ryan Lambie Interview Dec 18, 2013

The Desolation Of Smaug introduces Luke Evans' character, Bard the Bowman. We find out his thoughts on The Hobbit, acting, 48fps and more...

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...

The James Clayton Column: Preparing for The Hobbit

James Clayton Feature Dec 7, 2012

With An Unexpected Journey almost upon us, James explains how we can prepare ourselves for the arrival of The Hobbit...

The Hobbit: just what’s in the appendices?

NP Horton Feature Aug 1, 2012

Peter Jackson’s making three Hobbit movies. But is there enough material in The Lord Of The Rings’ appendices to fill them? Nick takes a look…

The Hobbit trilogy: its studios talk finances and risks

Ryan Lambie News Aug 1, 2012

As it’s confirmed that Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit will indeed be a trilogy, its studios talk about the finances, risks and thinking behind the move...