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Want Hobbit Movie News? Hobbit Headlines of the Past Two Weeks!

DanielLB
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Feb 21 2014, 8:45pm

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     Want Hobbit Movie News? Hobbit Headlines of the Past Two Weeks!  

Want Hobbit Movie News? Hobbit Headlines of the Week!

Hobbit Headlines for the period of 07th - 21st February 2014.

Please see below for classification of spoilers:

S! - Spoiler! (Warning - you will be spoiled by opening the link)
LS - Limited Spoilers (Tidbits and snippets, no hard spoilers)
NS - No Spoilers (No spoilers contained whatsoever)


***Please note: Now that The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey extended edition has been released worldwide, spoiler tags for news relating solely to The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will no longer be used (they will all be marked with "NS"). Spoiler tags will now only be used for stories relating to The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hobbit: There and Back Again, and their subsequent extended editions. This includes any DVD news, behind the scene footage, commentaries, DVD/radio/TV/magazine interviews, screen-captures, promotional pictures and posters, any "making of" documentaries and videos, featurettes, merchandise, trailers, clips, tie-in material (books etc.), and so on.***

You have been warned!

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05-FEB-2014

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Box Office update thread - currently at $854 million worldwide. NS Thread

11-FEB-2014

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug DVD, blu-ray and Collector Edition information released:

- The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Limited Edition Collector's Gift Set available from 8th April 2014. NS Thread Source Thread 2 Thread 3 Thread 4
- Worlwide information on different DVD and Blu-ray versions of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. NS Thread Thread 2
- Warner Bros. release exclusive "motion poster" to advertise The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug DVD and Blu-ray release. NS Thread Source
- Artwork for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug UK Blu-Ray 3D Steelbook released. NS Thread Source
- Brief video of "Guards of Erebor" (part of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Limited Edition Collector's Gift Set) statues posted. NS Thread Source
- Pre-order your copy of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug on DVD and Blu-ray from Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk now. NS Thread
- More international information on The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug DVD release. NS Thread

Japanese TV show ZIP briefly interview Orlando Bloom - also contains short clip of Benedict Cumberbatch's motion capture for Smaug. LS/S! Thread Source

Doug Adams speaks with Tall Tale Radio on the soundtrack for The Hobbit film trilogy. NS/LS Thread Source Source 2

13-FEB-2014

Interview with Jed Brophy - small snippet on The Hobbit: There and Back Again and what he is looking forward to most. LS Thread Source

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug wins VES Award for Outstanding Animated Character in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture. NS Thread Thread 2

14-FEB-2014

Matt Aitken (VFX supervisor at WETA Digital) talks about bringing The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug alive - shape-shifting Beorn, Mirkwood and Smaug. S! Thread Source

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey special extended edition giftset 39.97 EUR from Amazon.de. NS Thread Source

16-FEB-2014

Doug Adams tweets whether there will Complete Recordings of The Hobbit films will be released. NS Thread Source

17-FEB-2014

New The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug figures (made by Bridge Direct) revealed at Toy Fair 2014 - include Beorn, Thranduil and Bard. LS/S! Thread Source

19-FEB-2014

Gentle Giant's "Kili the Dwarf" mini-bust figurine revealed. NS Thread Source

20-FEB-2014

Interview with Joe Letteri in the LATimes talks about the VFX of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug including the design and creating of Smaug. Also includes a video highlighting the creation of effects shots in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. LS/S! Thread Source Thread 2 Source

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For a comprehensive collection of all released (and leaked(!)) pictures and screenshots, see TORn user DarkJackal's website:

- Hobbit Photo Gallery
- Screencaps from trailers, video blogs and TV spots

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Previous Hobbit Headlines:

23rd-02nd January 2014
02nd-10th January 2014
10th-24th January 2014
24th-07th February 2014

Feel free to PM me if you have any questions, suggestions or ideas. Please notify us if any Hobbit movie news has been omitted. All links working at time of posting.

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(This post was edited by dernwyn on Feb 28 2014, 10:28pm)


SirDennisC
Half-elven


Feb 21 2014, 9:55pm

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     What's this, a modar caught off their guard? / [In reply to]  

 


dernwyn
Forum Admin / Moderator


Feb 21 2014, 10:16pm

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     LOL! [In reply to]  

Nope, I was just reading through the Fiesta thread - important stuff first, y'know! Laugh


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