A person whose hobby is monitoring movie titles that are registered by the major studios tells TheOneRing.net that New Line has registered a couple new films beginning with the "The Hobbit," seemingly giving away the subtitles of their planned two-film series. Those titles: The Hobbit: There and Back Again and The Hobbit: An/The Unexpected Journey--"There and Back Again" being Tolkien's alternate title for the book, and "An Unexpected Journey" being a pamphlet on puberty.
With shooting on a two-part The Hobbit franchise underway, New Line and MGM have gone ahead and sent out the official titles and release dates for the films. As previously rumored, the first film has been assigned the puberty pamphlet-esque subtitle An Unexpected Journey, and i... / Continue →
Big day in nerd news, everyone. First word of a Ray Bradbury adaptation for you hard sci-fi guys, now news Peter Jackson may direct The Hobbit films. According to Heat Vision, Warner Bros. and New Line are in talks with the director to continue his work finishing off the Tolkie... / Continue →
His work in repetition and stalling have already stretched a simple tale into a three-film deal, and now lengthening innovator Peter Jackson has figured a way to pad The Hobbit into a three-year affair as well. His secret? Post-production delays.
Once scheduled for a July 18, ... / Continue →