desolation of smaug

Another Hobbit Production Vlog – Howard Shore's Score, Post Production And… Pictures Of The Beatles?

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is in cinemas now, and doing rather well, but another vlog certainly won't hurt It's a pretty good one too, with some unexpected anecdotes, quick meet-and-greets with members of the movie's orchestra and some explanation of Howard Shore's thinking behind this picture's cues and tunes.[youtube][/youtube]If you've not seen Desolation[...]

Directing A Dragon – The Thirteenth Hobbit Video Production Diary Brings Us To The Desolation

The second Hobbit movie The Desolation of Smaug will be released at the end of next week I'm already rather excited, and Peter Jackson's thirteenth production diary from the Hobbit production has only fanned the flames.[youtube][/youtube]The Master of Laketown seems to have become a wonderful creation, Stephen Fry's behaviours crusted over and soaked in corruption.[...]

Character Posters: The Hobbit, Divergent, Railway Man

Here are Jai Courtney, Mekhi Phifer and Zoe Kravitz showing off theirs:[gallery link="file" ids="297694,297695,297696"]The Railway Man, starring Colin Firth as a WWII veteran haunted by the horrors and tortures he experienced, doesn't strike me as needing character posters, but here are some, featuring Nicole Kidman, Jeremy Irvine, Hiroyuki Sanada and Stellan Skarsgard.[gallery link="file" columns="5" ids="297707,297706,297705,297704,297703"]And[...]

Watch: Peter Jackson's Live Hobbit Fan Event With New Footage And Q&A

Happening later today, with live events scheduled at various cinemas around the world, Peter Jackson and several of his Hobbit collaborators will be hosting live fan events, taking questions and premiering new footage from The Desolation of Smaug.I'm not really up to attending the London event in person, unfortunately, but I'll certainly be watching in[...]

Images Of Benedict Cumberbatch Performance Capturing As Smaug

We've had out first look and listen at Peter Jackson's Smaug in the latest The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer, and it was enough to secure my trust in Benedict Cumberbatch as just the right man for the role.These images of him mid-capture are just gravy.Thanks to the Tolkienerd Flickr and Sherlockology on Twitter.[...]

New Poster For The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug… Or Is It?

I was first alerted to this 'poster' for The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug by TheOneRing, who pointed out that it we haven't really seen many posters for the new Hobbit film yet And that here was a new one.But is it? I wonder if TheOneRing were so sure, as they refer to it a couple[...]

First Trailer For The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

This one will be The Desolation of Smaug and should take us, I think, up to the end of the original book's fourteenth chapter, Smoke and Water.Now, seeing as Man of Steel is likely to be Warner's biggest movie between now and December, it's no surprise the studio has made sure a Hobbit trailer was[...]

This Time, We Definitely Have The First Poster For The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

officially despatched this poster for the next Hobbit movie, The Desolation of Smaug.So let's just forget that mistake from yesterday, right?Anyhow, the first trailer for the film is 40-something hours away now Watch this space. Warner Bros officially despatched this poster for the next Hobbit movie, The Desolation of Smaug.So let's just forget that mistake[...]