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3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Video: First Look - the Hobbit: the Battle of the Five Armies; Full Trailer Unveiled Tomorrow

The trailer for the highly-anticipated THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES will be officially unveiled tomorrow, July 28th at 12pm US-PT/3pm US-ET.

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7 hrs ago | ETonline

Stephen Colbert Rocks Full 'Hobbit' Costume To Host Comic-Con Panel

It's no secret to fans of The Colbert Report that host Stephen Colbert is a die-hard J.R.R. Tolkien fan, with an encyclopedic knowledge of his work and a dedicated love for the worlds he built.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Journal and Courier

Review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limitedReview: Amazon...

Review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limited 600,000 books sounds like more than you'll ever read, but are they books you wanted? Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1rJeunw "The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien, an audiobook available through Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription service.

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Free Republic

Peter Jackson Suggests Even Longer Cuts Of 'The Lord Of The ...

Many many epochs past, before claiming its rightful status as the beloved Oscar-winning trilogy known the world over, "The Lord Of The Rings" was planned to be a single movie, directed by John Madden .

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

'Hobbit' cast tease trailer, bloopers at Comic-Con

The cast and crew from the final installment of "The Hobbit" trilogy showed off the first trailer for the fantasy film at the pop-culture convention, as well as a blooper reel from both "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" movies.

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ABC News

'Hobbit' Cast Tease Trailer, Bloopers at Comic-Con

The cast and crew from the final installment of "The Hobbit" trilogy showed off the first trailer for the fantasy film at the pop-culture convention, as well as a blooper reel from both "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" movies.

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Cinema Blend News

Stephen Colbert Just Showed Up At Comic-Con Dressed Like This

There are a lot of great things about Comic-Con but none more so than watching famous people turn into fans.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Polygon

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will now launch one week earlier

The PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions will launch on Sept.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Country Courier

The Hobbit and History

A fascinating guide to the history behind J.R.R. Tolkien's book The Hobbit-just in time for the final movie release, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies J.R.R. Tolkien's Bilbo Baggins is one of the most beloved characters in modern literature.

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ContactMusic.com

Peter Jackson Still In Line To Direct an Episode of 'Doctor Who'

Peter Jackson , whose big budget adaptations of the J.R.R Tolkien novels The Lord of The Rings and The Hobbit have grossed almost $5billion worldwide, might be making a brief switch to small screen to direct an episode of Doctor Who for The BBC.

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Radio Times

Fiery Smaug dominates first poster for The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies

The dragon - played by Benedict Cumberbatch - squares up to Luke Evans' Bard the Bowman in the final instalment of Peter Jackson's trilogy The last time we saw Benedict Cumberbatch's Smaug the dragon he was taking flight for Lake-town, intent on wreaking destruction.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

USA Today

Comic-Con readies for the last 'Hobbit' film

Peter Jackson brings his sixth and final Middle-earth film "The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies" to Comic-Con.

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Radio Times

Caption competition! What's going on in the first image from The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies?

The first image from The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies has been released... and we're not sure what to make of it.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

USA Today

Review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limited

Amazon's new "unlimited" e-book service lets you read 600,000 books. That sounds like more than you'll ever read, but I found myself struggling to find the books I wanted.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

RollingStone

Competing J.R.R. Tolkien Biopics In the Works

We're nearing the end of The Hobbit trilogy as The Battle of the Five Armies is slated to arrive in December 2014.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

NewsOK.com

Review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limited

Amazon's new "unlimited" e-book service lets you read 600,000 books. That sounds like more than you'll ever read, but I found myself struggling to find the books I wanted.

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Christian Science Monitor

Biopic will reportedly center on the friendship between writers J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis

The famous friendship between fantasy authors J.R.R. Tolkien of "The Lord of the Rings" and C.S. Lewis of "The Chronicles of Narnia" will reportedly be the subject of a film.

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Examiner.com

'Tolkien and Lewis' to focus on relationship between two British fantasy writers

J.R.R, Tolkien, whose "Lord of the Rings" series and his children's book "The Hobbit" are the most famous examples of high fantasy in history and has inspired a series of hit movies , is inspiring some movies based on his own life.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Biopic will reportedly center on the friendship between writers J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis

The famous friendship between fantasy authors J.R.R. Tolkien of "The Lord of the Rings" and C.S. Lewis of "The Chronicles of Narnia" will reportedly be the subject of a film.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Competing J.R.R. Tolkien Movies Race to Theaters

"Tolkien & Lewis," which centers on the author's relationship with his University of Oxford colleague C.S. Lewis, joins Fox Searchlight's "Tolkien" and is aiming to court the faith-based audience with an Easter release.

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