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  1. the Hobbit: the Battle of the Five Armies Ending Features a 45-Minute ...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Collider

    With a title like The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies , there are pretty high expectations for a rather epic-looking battle sequence. Indeed, Peter Jackson has revealed that the film concludes with a 45-minute fight during the climax, as the various armies of Middle-earth all descend upon the Lonely Mountain now that the dwarven treasure of Erebor is no longer being guarded by that fearsome dragon Smaug.

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  2. Secrets to Benedict Cumberbatch's 'Smaug' Revealed in Hobbit Bonus MaterialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ContactMusic.com

    ... Jackson shot the films back to back in New Zealand and reportedly had enough material to convince studio Warner Bros that a trilogy was a good idea. The first film, An Unexpected Journey grossed over $1 billion worldwide, while Desolation of Smaug ...

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  3. Get a Lord of the Rings game bundle for $9.99Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNET News.com

    One does not simply buy four games and two DLC packs for a mere 10 dollars. Or does one? Yeah, I'm a "Lord of the Rings" nerd.

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  4. the Hobbit Movies Cost $745 Million, But That's Okay Because...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Collider

    Calculating the budget of Hollywood films is a tricky business. Rarely is the "official" number the actual amount that a movie cost, and even if a movie seems to have made more than its reported budget, that doesn't factor in the cost of marketing and distribution; roughly, a movie has to make about one and half times its budget to become profitable.

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  5. Making The Hobbit Trilogy Reportedly Cost $745 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | IGN

    With The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies set to open in just a couple of months, new details reveal that the Peter Jackson-directed films have reportedly cost $745 million to make. According to the Associated Press , production costs for The Hobbit trilogy through March hit 934 million New Zealand dollars, which is the equivalent to $745 million USD.

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  6. Benedict Cumberbatch Rolled Around On A Carpet To Bring The Dragon In 'The Hobbit' Movies To LifeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In the "Hobbit" sequel, Cumberbatch plays the role of the perilous dragon, Smaug. However, the "Sherlock" actor didn't simply voice the dragon.

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  7. The Hobbit Trilogy Cost An Insane Amount Of Money To Film, Find Out How MuchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Cinema Blend News

    The Hobbit film series is poised to be one of the highest grossing franchises of all time. And it better be considering how much Warner Bros has shelled out to make the trilogy: three times the cost of making Lord of the Rings .

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  8. 'Hobbit' Trilogy Reportedly Cost $745M to MakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... has bumped up to $745 million according to financial documents filed in New Zealand this month, AP reports. Warner Bros created a subsidiary company in New Zealand to make the movies and their annual financial reports are publicly available. The ...

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  9. 'Hobbit': See Benedict Cumberbatch writhe and snarl as SmaugRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Los Angeles Times

    Martin Freeman as Bilbo, from left, Jed Brophy as Nori and Richard Armitage as Thorin in a scene from "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug." Richard Armitage as Thorin, left, and Dean O'Gorman as Fili in a scene from "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."

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  10. Peter Jackson's 'Hobbit' trilogy costs $745M so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Star Tribune

    This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Martin Freeman in a scene from "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."

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  11. The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-earth ReleasedRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | GamersHell.com

    Kabam and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment have announced that The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-earth , an all-new role playing and character collection game featuring beloved characters from The Lord of the Rings, is now available for free download for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices on the App Store and for Android devices from Google Play.

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  12. Kabam And Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Launch The Lord Of...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | DVDCreation Reviews

    Interactive Entertainment, today released The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-earth , an all-new role playing and character collection game featuring beloved charactersfrom The Lord of the Rings . The game is now available for free download for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices on the App Store and for Android devices from Google Play.

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  13. More Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | KXVO

    Interactive Entertainment, today released The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-earth , an all-new role playing and character collection game featuring beloved characters from The Lord of the Rings . The game is now available for free download for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices on the App Store and for Android devices from Google Play.

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  14. Game review: a Shadow of Mordora emulates solid combat of a Assassina s Creed,a a Arkham Knighta seriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Lantern

    You are here: Home >> A+E >> Game review: 'Shadow of Mordor' emulates solid combat of 'Assassin's Creed,' 'Arkham Knight' series "Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor" is an action-adventure video game set in J.R.R Tolkien's Middle-earth. It was developed by Monolith Productions, which also created the "F.E.A.R." and "Condemned" video game series.

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  15. Harry Potter to Justice League: 5 Takeaways from WB's StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Warner Bros. has long been known for relying on big-budget tentpoles to not just carry its film slate but also drive the rest of the company's businesses.

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  16. PC Preview - 'Randal's Monday'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WorthPlaying

    Randal's Monday is a comic humor point & geek adventure that centers around geek and pop culture references from the 1990s and early 2000s, and gives a pretty authentic insight into how hard it is to overcome these stupid days of each week. Point-and-click adventure games rely on two things to entice people.

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  17. Highs outweigh the lows in 'Middle Earth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Lowell Sun

    "Shadow of Mordor" masterfully replicates the ancient ruins and grim atmosphere of J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy novels. Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site.

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  18. One game to rule them all: Shadow of MordorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    In "Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor," you'll play as Talion, a human ranger from the Black Gate, in an exhilarating quest for revenge. Along the way, you'll make allies among freed human slaves and slay hordes of Uruk-hai , working your way up the chain of command of the Dark Lord Sauron's army in order to reach the Black Hand - the man who cursed you with the inability to die and killed your wife and son.

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  19. A spooky October at Laman LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Examiner.com

    The Lord of the Rings: War in the North review. Classic Game Room presents a CGRundertow review of the Lord of the Rings: War in the North from Snowblind Studios and Warner Bros.

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  20. The Messy Story Behind YouTubers Taking Money For Game CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Kotaku

    And yet, YouTube entertainers were able to-if they agreed to terms like, "videos will promote positive sentiment about the game." These sort of brand deals, as they're known, are hardly anything new in the YouTube/Twitch game scene.

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