As usual, this July, my family attended ConnectiCon in Hartford. Unlike other years, I was on a panel and a workshop. For more details on how that happened, see my recent blog post over at… 291 more words
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It was the film many thought would never happen and that languished in development hell for years, bouncing from studio to studio until New Line Cinema took a very big gamble with filmmaker Peter Jackson who, at that point in his career, was known for making slapsticky low budget horror films ( 1,037 more words
The Baltimore Comic-Con returns this September 2-4, 2016 to the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. We are very pleased to announce our first media guest for 2016, Sean Astin, currently voicing Raphael on Nickelodeon’s… 700 more words
The second part of the Lord Of The Rings trilogy sees the fellowship part company.
Frodo and Sam encounter Gollum, cleverly presented as a kind of wretched schizophrenic drug addict which makes for a much more interesting character dynamic than the “You’re my best friend Sam! 182 more words
Peter Jackson’s ambitious stab at bringing Tolkien’s much loved novel to the screen is a real technical achievement.
The sumptuous visuals and epic scale bring the world of Middle Earth to life in a way that could never have been attempted before. 199 more words