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Watson to star in ‘Beauty And The Beast’ adaptation


July 20th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) After "Harry Potter", actress Emma Watson is all set to star in a new film adaptation of "Beauty and the Beast".Contactmusic.com reports that she will ... Read more...

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Peter Jackson Undergoes Surgery for Perforated Ulcer


January 28th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Lord of the Rings' director, Sir Peter Jackson recently underwent surgery to repair a perforated ulcer in his home of New Zealand after suffering from a very serious ... Read more...

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Peter Jackson to direct ‘The Hobbit’


June 28th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): 'Lord Of The Rings' director Peter Jackson is in talks over return to Middle Earth and direct 'The Hobbit'.After Guillermo del Toro had quit the project a month ... Read more...

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‘Wind In The Willows’ set for blockbuster treatment


June 20th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): Lord Of The Rings director Peter Jackson's company is set to give classic children's tale 'Wind In The Willows' the blockbuster treatment.Jackson's Weta Workshop special effects company has ... Read more...

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‘The Hobbit’ Director Stands Down In The Midst Of Studio Deferments


June 1st, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, who was directing two films anchored in J.R.R. Tolkien's ‘The Hobbit’, has stood down subsequent to two years on the project ... Read more...

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‘Lord Of The Rings’ prequel put on hold indefinitely, says Del Toro


May 29th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): Filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro has put a stamp of approval on rumours that the upcoming 'Lord Of The Rings' prequel 'The Hobbit' has been indefinitely put on hold ... Read more...

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Peter Jackson rubbishes Hobbit production troubles rumors


April 21st, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): Lord Of The Rings director Peter Jackson has rubbished claims of his upcoming film 'The Hobbit' being delayed due to production problems.Jackson has said that the project is ... Read more...

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Giant Hollywood-inspired sign to welcome visitors in ‘Wellywood’


March 9th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 9 (ANI): The famous giant size Hollywood landmark has inspired another massive sign that will welcome visitors to the home of Middle Earth and Pandora in New Zealand.The sign in ... Read more...

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Orlando Bloom desperate for Hobbit role


January 27th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Orlando Bloom has revealed that he wants to reprise his role as an elf-prince in upcoming 'Lord Of The Rings' prequel 'The Hobbit'.The actor is so desperate that ... Read more...

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Lord of the Rings’ director Peter Jackson knighted


January 2nd, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) Peter Jackson, the New Zealand director whose "Lord of the Rings" trilogy won 17 Oscars, will now be known as 'Sir Peter'. He was knighted for what the annual ... Read more...

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Peter Jackson plans movie on Gallipoli


December 17th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, December 17 (ANI): Film-maker Peter Jackson plans to make a movie on Gallipoli ahead of the April 2015 centenary of the ill-fated Anzac landings on the peninsula in World War I.The ... Read more...

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Official “District 9″ Trailers Released


July 9th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
The new trailers for the sci-fi movie "District 9" had debuted on Yahoo Movies. This is the full theatrical trailer of the movie that has been directed by first timer Neill Blomkamp. ... Read more...

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The Adventures Of Tintin is back


January 29th, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Jamie Bell the star of Billy Elliot is said to be playing a role of an intrepid boy reporter Tintin in the Steven Spielberg-directed movie adaptation of the comic-strip hero. Along with ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg to helm first Tintin flick


August 28th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Steven Spielberg is set to direct the first film in an upcoming Tintin trilogy, his representatives have confirmed.Herge Studios, the Belgian production company, which owns the rights ... Read more...

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Del Toro promises not to copy Peter Jackson


July 19th, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro has promised fans that he will not copy "Lord of the Rings" director Peter Jackson while filming "The Hobbit". Del Toro is refusing ... Read more...

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Fans will get a chance to appear in ‘The Hobbit’, says Del Toro


July 10th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) "The Hobbit" director Guillermo Del Toro is promising fans that they will get a chance to appear in the movie. Del Toro has gone one step further than ... Read more...

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Ian McKellen fears he wont land Hobbit role


March 27th, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Lord of the Rings star Sir Ian McKellen has not yet been approached to reprise his role as Gandalf in the prequel.The 68-year-old actor fears that he ... Read more...

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