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G Squared

I read J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit back when I was in junior high and unfortunately, I did not like it. Before that, I tried reading… 136 more words

Movie Adaptations

Throwback Trailer: Gods and Monsters (1998)

The last days of Frankenstein director James Whale are explored.

Throwback Trailer

The Da Vinci Code (2006)

3rd time I watch this since it came along. Never read the books but I sure love the movies. Never were a fan of the church so to me this is a perfect thriller with true evil, egotistical and despicable characters. 269 more words

Movies

Smart #tbt of the Day: Sir Ian McKellen on Acting

Just in case we ever forget what acting’s really about:

You heard the man.

Er, wizard.

Pop Culture

Ian McKellen Gives Students Advice As Gandalf

Ian McKellen has played many roles on both the stage and in film. However to most, he is known for two of his larger roles. One of those being Magneto in the X-Men franchise, and Gandalf in the “Lord of the Rings” and “Hobbit” trilogies.  61 more words

Video

THE HOBBIT - THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES - Main poster

Here’s the main one-sheet poster for the final Hobbit movie. Out on December 19.

Posters

If you don't study, "You shall not pass!"

Gandalf reminds kids that they need to study to do well at school in the only way he knows how.

In case it is not already clear, Sir Ian McKellen is an international treasure. 17 more words

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