Posts tagged "Bilbo"

‘The Hobbit’ Breaks Records With $84.7M Weekend Opening

Looks like a lot of moviegoers traveled back to Middle Earth this weekend. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey enjoyed a strong opening weekend at the box office, topping all other movies with more than $84.7 million in domestic ticket sales, Deadline reports. The Peter Jackson picture also grossed some $75 million internationally, bringing its worldwide…

By: Peggy Truong / December 16, 2012

‘The Hobbit’ Is Changing the Way You Watch Movies, So How Should You See Peter Jackson’s Prequel?

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey may be set in a mythical ancient past, but the new movie presents viewers with a 21st-century, cutting-edge, state-of-the-art technological dilemma. If you're planning to see the fantasy epic when it opens on Dec. 14, you may be faced with as many as six different 2D and 3D formats to…

By: Gary Susman / December 14, 2012

‘The Hobbit': 7 Things You Need to Know About Peter Jackson’s ‘Rings’ Prequel (PHOTOS)

That sound you hear belongs to legions of Tolken fans snapping on their fanny packs as they rise up to see The Hobbit. December 14 marks director Peter Jackson’s return to Middle Earth for the first time since 2003’s Return of the King. To celebrate one of the year’s biggest releases, Celebuzz offers a quick…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 13, 2012

‘The Hobbit’ vs. ‘Skyfall': Box Office Battle (POLL)

This weekend, the box office is in for a massive shake-up as The Hobbit challenges James Bond for the No. 1 spot. Peter Jackson's much-anticipated return to Middle Earth is the sole new release this weekend, and its expected to rake in tons of hard-earned allowance money. Holdovers like Skyfall and Twilight: Breaking Dawn -- Part 2, which have…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 13, 2012