The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit: extended trilogy heading to cinemas

Simon Brew News
Aug 5, 2015

Plus: confirmation that the longer The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies runs to 174 minutes...

Middle-earth: ranking Peter Jackson's films in quality order

Andrew Blair Feature
Mar 27, 2015

From An Unexpected Journey to The Return Of The King, we rank the six films that make up the Lord Of The Rings and The Hobbit trilogies.

The Hobbit: Farewell and thank you to Middle-earth

James Clayton Feature
Dec 12, 2014

As The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies lands in cinemas, James looks back at what the Middle Earth movies have managed to do...

Lord Of The Rings & The Hobbit: is the magic still there?

Andrew Blair Feature
Dec 4, 2014

As The Hobbit's third and final film approaches, are anticipation levels as high as they were for the original Lord Of The Rings trilogy?

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...

The Hobbit trilogy costs exceed $500m

Glen Chapman News
Oct 8, 2013

With more work still to go, Hobbit trilogy costs have almost doubled that of the entire Lord Of The Rings Trilogy, reports suggest...

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition announced

Ryan Lambie News
Jul 31, 2013

A longer version of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey's coming out on disc in the US, with a Shire-load of additional features...