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Human Face Of The Courts Revealed In Moving Letter From High Court Judge To Boy, 14

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK

The proceedings of family courts strictly occur behind closed doors and are thus shrouded in secrecy. But one High Court judge has published a warm, m...

The Hobbit-The Battle of the Five Armies: The Review

Roger Crow | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

So that's it then, the final chapter of Peter Jackson's so-so Hobbit trilogy, and the good news is this: The Battle of the Five Armies is better than the last two episodes put together.

11 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Spoilers

Samantha Baines | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Samantha Baines

Excited about The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies? Want the inside scoop on the 11 scenes that are so mind-blowing that you will have to watch them again and again and then probably once more to fully understand and appreciate them? Ask and thou shall receive...

Caroline Frost

EXCLUSIVE: Andy Serkis On Saying Goodbye To Gollum - 'This Is The End Of Typecasting' | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

As Andy Serkis prepares to say goodbye forever to Gollum, he remains absolutely convinced that his unique portrayal of JRR Tolkien’s most unique cha...

Air New Zealand's 'Hobbit'-Themed Safety Video Is One We'd Actually Watch

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Air New Zealand are the official airline of Middle Earth, so its only right that they’ve created this tribute video ahead of the final movie in ‘T...

'The Hobbit' Fans, Wait no Longer, The New Trailer Is Here

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Bilbo's back. Hobbit fans rejoice, a sneak-preview of the third and final instalment of the epic fantasy franchise is finally here. Actually, yo...

Platonic Morality in J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit

Ioan Marc Jones | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ioan Marc Jones

Around the fourth century B.C. - in the Gregorian rather than the Middle-earth calendar - Plato and a couple of wise old friends pondered the formation of ethics.

Is The Duchess Of Cambridge About To Star In The Latest Hobbit Movie?

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK

Well the answer is no, but Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge would make the perfect elf. Hobbit director Peter Jackson met the Duke and Duchess o...

Hobbit Director Peter Jackson And British Submarine Join Hunt For MH370

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK

Lord Of The Rings director Sir Peter Jackson's personal jet is assisting in the search for the Missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. A spokespers...

Review: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

The characters, as always, are a well-realised and charismatic bunch, although the dwarves outside of Thorin, once again suffer due to the sheer number of them running about.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug The middle part of Peter Jackson’s 'The Hobbit' trilogy returns us to the Middle Earth that Tolkien created,...

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Review

Tom Linay | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

The pacing of the film is a big improvement and the narrative wastes no time in getting into gear. The opening scene set in a dank, fetid drinking hole, shows Gandalf convincing Thorin to take a Hobbit with him on his quest to reclaim his homeland from Smaug.

'I'd Be Very Happy To Direct Doctor Who'

Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

He might be at the helm of one of cinema's biggest and most expensive film franchises but 'Hobbit' director Peter Jackson has revealed he'd love to di...

WATCH: Stars On The Red Carpet For 'The Hobbit' Premiere

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The glittering cast of 'The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug' are gathering on the red carpet this evening for the UK premiere of the second part of Pe...

WATCH: The Next 'Hobbit' Is Almost Here

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

A new trailer for 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' has been released, on the same day that it was announced the film is due in cinemas in Decembe...

WATCH: One Direction Movie - The Hobbit Version

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Comedy

Well, the boys have been on an unexpected journey, haven't they?...

A Quiet Cinematic Revolution

Phil Clapp | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Phil Clapp

After almost a century of relying on the same tried and tested technology, the big screen experience is bracing itself for a new digital age and the dizzying whirl of new technological developments that entails. It should be a Hell of a ride.

Peter Jackson Is Transforming Into the Next George Lucas

Planet Ivy | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Planet Ivy

It would seem, then, that Peter Jackson is now George Lucas's padawan in the sense that they both make visual-heavy, fantasy/sci-fi trilogies that are popular with people and make money - the art of it doesn't come into it.

Caroline Frost

The Hobbit' Visual Effects Champion Talks The Glory Of Gollum | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

The visual effects supervisor of 'The Hobbit', responsible for the creation of Gollum and himself an Oscar-winner five times over, wishes more credit ...

The Hobbit - 'Unexpected' Sounds About Right

Tim Manton | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tim Manton

The Hobbit is something of a wonder. On one hand, it's an endearingly unique fantasy romp that will impress fans with it's choice of casting and win over the rest with a mix of charm and stunning visual pieces. On the other, not only is it around 170 minutes long, it's also a bit of a nightmare thinking how Jackson will top this with the next two installments.

The Uncanny Valley of The Hobbit

Matt Zitron | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Zitron

Years ago I was the moron who was worried DVDs would remove the authenticity of VHS viewing. Then I was the prat who said the clarity of digital projection would harm cinema. I refuse to be stupid again.

William Joins Stars For Hobbit Premiere

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Duke of Cambridge attended the UK premiere of the new Hobbit film on his own on Wednesday, saying his pregnant wife Kate "would have loved to have...

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Reviews For All Ages

David Forrest | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
David Forrest

Sixteen-year-old Middle-earth newbie Naomi Shammas and 62-year-old Tolkien fanatic David Forrest present their views on a first time viewing of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Caroline Frost

'Hobbit' Star Richard Armitage Reveals He Nearly Didn't Come Back | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Richard Armitage, star of Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit', confesses he fell so much in love with New Zealand during his time filming the epic, he nearly...

WATCH: 'Lord Of The Rings' - An Honest Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK Comedy

At last! The Honest Trailers team have bowed to public pressure and worked their magic on Peter Jackson's 'Lord Of The Rings' trilogy. Their verdict? ...