"Tolkien has become a monster, devoured by his own popularity and absorbed by the absurdity of our time," Christopher Tolkien observes sadly. "The chasm between the beauty and seriousness of the work, and what it has become, has gone too far for me. Such commercialisation has reduced the esthetic and philosophical impact of this creation to nothing. There is only one solution for me: turning my head away."
Warner Bros has put up a brand new site that let's you generate high quality images from the new panoramic poster released yesterday.
An amazing collage of photos from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey revealing some key scenes from the film!
Peter Jackson has released a Comic-Con exclusive poster for The Hobbit via his facebook page.
"We made it! Shoot day 266 and the end of principal photography on The Hobbit. Thanks to our fantastic cast and crew for getting us this far, and to all of you for your support! Next stop, the cutting room. Oh, and Comic Con!"
Well, this seems pretty far-fetched to me considering how deeply JRD hated all the makeup that Gimli required...
Entertainment Weekly has posted 10 new photos revealing some new (minor) details about the Hobbit.
Dwarf/Elf love making a comeback in The Hobbit?
Finally, a new production video! This one takes a long look at Stone Street Studios, where The Hobbit is currently shooting.
Peter Jackson spoke to Entertainment Weekly commenting on the complaints surrounding the look of The Hobbit and its 48 frames per second.
A nice overview of everything of the Hobbit that was seen at CinemaCon.
Peter Jackson screened 10 minutes of footage from The Hobbit today at CinemaCon, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners.
Firefighters rushed in to a false fire alarm on the set of The Hobbit... and one of them snapped a couple of pictures.
The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce that, in celebration of this momentous year, the theme for this year's Tolkien Reading Day on 25th March will be "75 years of The Hobbit".
Jack at The Noldor Blog has posted a great article about his trip to Hobbiton back in January.