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King Kong Vs the V. Rex- Let's Revisit Peter Jackson's Fight Scene

King Kong Vs the V. Rex- Let's Revisit Peter Jackson's Fight Scene

Peter Jackson's version of King Kong from 2005 is way better than people remember it being Sure, it is really long It never loses your attention however, and while telling its own version of the myth, it pays great homage to the versions of Kong we have gotten in the past Today, let's revisit the[...]

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"The Beatles: Get Back": Disney to Release Peter Jackson Documentary

Director Peter Jackson couldn’t find a more generous distributor than Disney for his documentary The Beatles: Get Back The film chronicles the recording of the band’s final album “Let It Be.” "The Beatles: Get Back is a front-row seat to the inner workings of the genius of those creators." - Bob Iger, Disney executive chairman [caption id="attachment_1176784" align="aligncenter"[...]

Peter Jackson Shifted the Production of 'The Hobbit' for Martin Freeman

Peter Jackson is man who knows what he wants when he makes a film, and he is quite stubborn about it The carried over after he directed The Lord of the Rings trilogy and into The Hobbit According to Jackson, there was only one man who could play the young Bilbo Baggins from The Shire,[...]

Paul McCartney Didn't Like The Idea Of Yesterday

Paul McCartney Didn't like the Idea of "Yesterday"

One such song, for example, is "Back in the U.S.S.R." It just doesn't work in 2019 when written by someone who wasn't really alive prior to the Soviet Union's fall.Prior to talking about Yesterday, McCartney updates us on the Let It Be documentary that Peter Jackson is currently working on. One of the things we’re working[...]

Peter Jackson to Direct New Documentary about The Beatles

Peter Jackson’s next project will help write a more definitive last chapter to one of rock n’ roll’s greatest bands, The Beatles.Working with founding member Paul McCartney, Jackson will utilize the unused 55 hours of in-studio footage not used in the 1970 documentary, Let It Be, according to Variety.Apple Corps and Jackson’s production company, WingNut[...]

Mortal Engines

"Mortal Engines" Review: A Wild Sci-Fi Fantasy that's More than Expected

Based on the book series by Philip Reeve with a screenplay adapted by Lord of the Rings authors Peter Jackson Philippa Boyens, and Fran Walsh,  it has suffered from mixed messaging about what kind of film it was and what audience age grouping it was going for.  As it turns out, that's unfortunate, because it is an[...]

Peter Jackson, Philippa Boyens Talk Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' Series

Amazon is hard at work on their upcoming Lord of the Rings television series(eseseses), and filmmaker Peter Jackson along with screenwriter Philippa Boyens have some thoughts about the project.[caption id="attachment_954605" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Filmmaker Peter JacksonPhoto by Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption] [caption id="attachment_954606" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Oscar-winning screenwriter Philippa BoyensPhoto by Joe Seer / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Jackson and Boyens recently spoke with Fandom[...]

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Andy Serkis to Moderate Mortal Engines NYCC '18 Panel

It would appear that Peter Jackson and Andy Serkis are pairing up again, at least when it comes to the Mortal Engines panel during New York Comic-Con (NYCC) next week.[caption id="attachment_728144" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Andy Serkis from our 2017 SDCC interview with him, photo by Mary Anne Butler[/caption]It was announced this morning that Serkis will be moderating the panel[...]

Mortal Engines

New Behind-the-Scenes Featurette for Mortal Engines

The December is a surprisingly packed month, with plenty of big blockbuster movies that will be fighting to get people into theaters. While everyone is already talking about Mary Poppins Returns, Bumblebee, and Aquaman, there is another one that's flying a bit under the radar. Mortal Engines is being brought to life by the people […]

Peter Jackson at the Los Angeles premiere of "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" in Hollywood

Peter Jackson is NOT Part of Amazon Studios' LotR TV Series, Nor That DCEU Film

While we knew it was a long shot, Peter Jackson has officially said he is NOT going to be a part of the Amazon Studios' Lord of the Rings tv series(eseseses).[caption id="attachment_861442" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Peter Jackson at the Los Angeles premiere of his movie "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" in Hollywood[...]

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New Details Emerge on Amazon's $250 Million Lord of the Rings Series Deal

Picture Group chairman Toby Emmerich were also directly involved in negotiations.● It's still not known if Peter Jackson will serve as executive producer on the series, though the choice is the filmmaker's alone to make His legal representation was not a part of the 2017 negotiations, but attorney Peter Nelson has recently helped open a[...]


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Lord Of The Rings Receives Multi-Season Series Deal From Amazon

We are honored to be working with the Tolkien Estate and Trust, HarperCollins and New Line on this exciting collaboration for television and are thrilled to be taking ‘The Lord of the Rings’ fans on a new epic journey in Middle Earth.”- Sharon Tal Yguado, Head of Scripted Series, Amazon StudiosAs film adaptations go, The Lord[...]

Peter Jackson Reveals Concept Art For "Mortal Engines"

Peter Jackson might be best known for his take on the Lord of the Rings trilogy, but he's diving into another genre in late 2018: young adult Jackson is developing a movie based on the series Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve and Jackson shared the first piece of concept art today on Facebook.The world is dying,[...]

Castle of Horror: Peter Jackson's King Kong is Lovingly Way Overlong

We continue our look at Kong with Peter Jackson's 2005 3-hour-plus tribute to the 1933 King Kong, featuring Andy Serkis' moving performance as the emotions of the great ape.Listen here:http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/King_Kong_2005_rev.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yEk-gbL9GPU Check out the trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYaTCPbYGdk Castle of Horror Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime in. The show is hosted here[...]

Peter Jackson's "Mortal Engines" Reportedly Bringing On Hugo Weaving

Lord of The Rings film world creator and visionary  Peter Jackson is tackling his next epic fantasy universe Philip Reeve's Mortal Engines four book series of futuristic steampunk London is being adapted by Jackson for Universal with Christian Rivers directing, and the newest casting rumor brings it all back to Middle Earth.Variety is reporting via their unnamed[...]

Peter Jackson's Mortal Engines To Release One Week Before Likely Avatar Sequel

The sequel to the highest grossing movie of all time might seem discouraging for any movie looking to compete with it, but that hasn't stopped Universal from slating Peter Jackson's Mortal Engines for the week before, on December 14, according to a report from Deadline Is Universal banking on Mortal Engines making enough money in[...]

Dominic Monaghan Delves Into The Middle-Earth Collection Box Set

The massive set collects the extended cuts of director Peter Jackson's Hobbit and Lord of the Rings trilogies plus their associated bonus features documentaries -- which are incredible documentaries in their own right.But as Monaghan shows in the video, the key feature here is the presentation The discs of each film placed in individual books and[...]

Peter Jackson – Signing On For Doctor Who With Peter Capaldi?

Posted on Peter Jackson's Facebook page 3 hours ago.. with only 892,628 views since.//Home InvasionThis was an interesting weekend...Posted by Peter Jackson on Sunday, November 29, 2015Peter Jackson said he would love to direct an episode of Doctor Who a while ago The BBC said they would love him to direct an episode And then..[...]

Peter Jackson Admits To Winging It On Hobbit Trilogy

In a rather frank video from the recently released The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Extended Edition (via JoBlo), members of the production team and director Peter Jackson discuss the enormous time pressure the films were under Following the departure of original director Guillermo del Toro, Jackson to the helm and quickly moved[...]