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Lord of the Rings: Sean Astin Recalls Fan Encounter on Troll Plot Hole
Image courtesy of New Line Cinema And it's funny how, after a week of it, you're just used to it You're just like, 'Oh yeah, of course, we're in another thing, we're in another thing.' But we jump in the limo and there's this guy knocking on the window because people were always like… It was[...]
Lord of the Rings: Elijah Wood Says Amazon Should Rename TV Series
Image courtesy of New Line Cinema From Page to Screen: Lord of the Rings "There was a great sense of a lack of oversight," Wood said "Peter and the larger team were allowed to make the movies the way that they wanted to make them without much outside perspective." Jackson initially pitched it to Miramax in 1995[...]
Dwayne Johnson Calls Black Adam "A Bad Mothf*cker" Plus Images
(L-r) Director JAUME COLLET-SERRA and DWAYNE JOHNSON on the set of New Line Cinema's action adventure "BLACK ADAM," a Warner Bros Pictures release. © 2021 Warner Bros Entertainment Inc All Rights Reserved Photo Credit: Frank Masi DWAYNE JOHNSON on the set of New Line Cinema's action adventure "BLACK ADAM," a Warner Bros Pictures release. © 2021 Warner[...]
Dune is the Final Harry Potter Movies, Not Lord of the Rings
© 2001 New Line Cinema All Rights Reserved. The Lord of the Rings comparison makes sense when you think about it. Dune is science fiction and fantasy, while Lord of the Rings is just straight fantasy They are both baked into the DNA of their respective genres They are both massive series with lots of characters and locations[...]
Lord of the Rings: Elijah Wood Says Amazon Should Rename TV Series
Image courtesy of New Line Cinema Adrien Brody's Lord of the Rings Regret "I, somehow, didn't grasp it," Brody said about being approached about the film "I don't know what part I would have been right for, but it was some Hobbit-like character I was looking for something else I remember going to see 'Lord of the[...]
Lord of the Rings: Elijah Wood Says Amazon Should Rename TV Series
Image courtesy of New Line Cinema "And Miramax said, 'We will only give it back to you in turnaround, but two things have to happen One: You have to go get it set up this weekend And two: Whoever agrees has to agree to make all three at once,'" Shepard said with Wood confirming the accounts[...]
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4 Director Talks Making Freddy like James Bond
However, after the bizarre choices in the mostly unrelated sequel and the improvement with the third film, A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, there was an absence of a crucial scream queen – so it took another stab at shifting the direction. Photo Credit: New Line Cinema – A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The[...]
Mortal Kombat Director On Adapting Interactive Storytelling to Movies
Caption: HIROYUKI SANADA as Scorpion/Hanzo Hasashi in New Line Cinema's action adventure "Mortal Kombat," a Warner Bros Pictures release. "Because I knew that there wasn't any way to sort of take the executional component of that interactivity, that full brain immersion, which is a different thing in a game than it is to a movie," McQuoid[...]