In The Hobbit's Honest Trailer, Even Its Own Characters Are Bored By It

With the last of the three Hobbit movies coming out today, Honest Trailers turned its keen eye on the one that came out this time last year, The Desolation of Smaug. It had not occurred to us just how much of the second movie was made up of flashbacks to the first one. But now, Thorin's statement that "This is taking… »12/17/14 7:30am12/17/14 7:30am

Richard Armitage reveals the dark journey awaiting The Hobbit's Thorin

Poor Thorin Oakenshield — the would-be King under the mountain just can't get a break. In The Hobbit, Azog the Defiler kills his Granddad, then he steals the dwarf's favorite shield... and he's not done yet. In our interview with Richard Armitage, the man behind the warrior's hair and nose, we find out just how much… »12/11/13 1:45pm12/11/13 1:45pm

How Desolation of Smaug adds Elves who don't appear in The Hobbit

J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit doesn't mention many Elven characters by name, so for The Desolation of Smaug's journey to the land of the Wood Elves, Peter Jackson brought back Orlando Bloom's Legolas and created a female Wood Elf, Evangeline Lilly's Tauriel. We spoke to both actors about their characters and how they… »10/17/13 1:00pm10/17/13 1:00pm

Why has a member of Game of Thrones' royal family been recast?

Star Wars: Episode VII could be released a bit later than anticipated. Vin Diesel and director David Twohy reveal what's ahead for Riddick. Lily Collins explains her upcoming fantasy movie Mortal Instruments. Plus an update on the future of Fox's Marvel movies, including Fantastic Four and X-Force. Spoilers now! »8/20/13 9:00am8/20/13 9:00am

Gandalf and Radagast inspect an ancient tomb in the first clip from The Desolation of Smaug

Now that the first leg of Bilbo's unexpected journey has been released on DVD and Blu-Ray, Peter Jackson is finally ready to show us a short segment from the second Hobbit movie, The Desolation of Smaug. Gandalf and Radagast (birds still firmly nested in the latter's hair) reunite to investigate the mystery of the… »3/24/13 4:44pm3/24/13 4:44pm