Animated Film “The War of the Rohirrim” Due to Hit Theaters April 12, 2024

“Of the Kings of the Mark between Eorl and Théoden most is said of Helm Hammerhand. He was a grim man of great strength…”

Trailer for Amazon’s “The Rings of Power” Debuts

Today Amazon released their first teaser trailer for their upcoming show, "The Rings of Power."  Take a look!My thoughts... well, this trailer didn’t let us sit on one shot for more than a second or two.  I really wanted to feel more after this trailer--give us...

Film and Gaming Rights for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit for Sale

Looks like Middle Earth Enterprises is about to break the bank with the sale of their film and gaming rights to the highest bidder.

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Animated Film “The War of the Rohirrim” Due to Hit Theaters April 12, 2024

Set around 250 years before Théoden's rule, this new anime feature focuses on Helm Hammerhand and the creation of Helm's Deep. With the movie being made by New Line Cinema and Warner Bros. Animation, and executive produced by Philippa Boyens (who co-wrote Peter...

Trailer for Amazon’s “The Rings of Power” Debuts

Today Amazon released their first teaser trailer for their upcoming show, "The Rings of Power."  Take a look!My thoughts... well, this trailer didn’t let us sit on one shot for more than a second or two.  I really wanted to feel more after this trailer--give us...

Film and Gaming Rights for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit for Sale

In 1976, film producer and music executive Saul Zaentz (most widely known for Producing films like One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Amadeus) purchased the worldwide film, stage, and merchandise rights to The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings from United...