Posts tagged "Lord of the Rings"

Watch: Air New Zealand’s ‘Hobbit’ Themed Safety Video is Truly Epic

It was only a matter of time before Air New Zealand decided bring back Middle Earth into its air safety videos. (Watch part one and part two for a refresher). On Wednesday, the “Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made” was finally unveiled and boy, is it epic.
By: Peggy Truong / October 23, 2014

Watch: Guy Drops ‘The Lord of the Rings’ Quotes Simply to Annoy Beloved Girlfriend

When it comes it love, it means accepting your significant other for who they are. Just ask the girl, above.
By: Peggy Truong / October 8, 2014

See The Complete History Of Pop Music In Under Four Minutes And Other Funny Things

Memes, memes, the magical fruit, the more you eat, the more you... laugh! #Limericks #KilledIt #YoureWelcomeWorld What more is there to say, really? We should just get this Celebrity Meme Roundup underway, right? Let's do it! Remember to share your favorite memes by leaving a link in the comments or by tweeting them to u…
By: Matt Russoniello / April 18, 2013

Who’s Your Favorite Knight In Shining Armor?

On Friday, Jack the Giant Killer stomps its way into theaters, bringing with it not only some statuesque monsters with a penchant for alliteration, but two great-looking leading men – Ewan McGregor and Nicholas Hoult – who do battle dressed like the sexiest Tin Men you’ve ever seen. All of which reminded us:…
By: Todd Gilchrist / February 28, 2013

‘Hobbit’ Effects Guru Joe Letteri Says Peter Jackson’s Prequel Changed Filmmaking: ‘There Are Breakthroughs in Every Area’ (VIDEO)

Ever since Peter Jackson first announced that The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey would be shot in 3D with cameras recording at a speed of 48 frames a second, pundits have analyzed how much his film might impact Hollywood as a whole. But Visual Effects Supervisor Joe Letteri, who previously worked on groundbreaking films from Star…
By: Todd Gilchrist / December 14, 2012

‘Hobbit’ Star Martin Freeman Helps ‘Lord of the Rings’ Lighten Up: ‘I’m Quite a Whore… I Like Being Funny’

Although they were a massive gamble at the time, the Lord of the Rings films have become synonymous with big-screen, epic storytelling. Their serious, sweeping take on fantasy filmmaking was something that was not simply commercially successful, but artistically credible, winning awards and legitimizing genre movies more than ever before. In The Hobbit: An Unexpected…
By: Todd Gilchrist / 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,…
By: Phil Pirrello / December 13, 2012