Warner Bros. Countersues Tolkien Estate Over 'Hobbit' Games 10 weeks ago
Warner Bros. has sued the estate of author J.R.R. Tolkien, claiming it has blocked the studio from making millions of dollars in licensing...
By Todd Cunningham
Horror fans, neglected over holiday season, push 3D Leatherface to stunning $23M opening weekend at box office
Universal's "Les Misérables" adds $12M on second day, "Hobbit" does $11.2M and "Django" is next with $10M at the domestic box office
"Hobbit" repeats atop box office with $36M, followed by "Jack Reacher" at $15M with Judd Apatow's "This is 40" next at $12M. "Guilt Trip" can't get untracked
"Hobbit" heads for $32M 2nd week. "Jack Reacher" on $16M pace and Judd Apatow's "This is $40" looking at $13M opening
Animal-rights group wants Peter Jackson to use computer-generated creatures exclusively for his films after allegations of animal mistreatment during "Hobbit" production
Peter Jackson says a thorough investigation found no evidence a horse was "hobbled"
Jackson said that 27 animals did not die on the set of "The Hobbit"; the American Humane Association calls off-set animal deaths "needless and unacceptable"
"Lord of the Rings" director announces on Facebook that there's enough story to warrant three "Hobbit" films
The 3D re-release of the Disney/Pixar classic will be the only animated film to bow in December
Plus, new glimpses of "The Hobbit," "Magic Mike," "Step Up 4," "Gone" and "The Words"
The return of "Mad Men" and Ricky Gervais, the end of "Breaking Bad" and an imaginary rabbit on Broadway should be among the new year's best offerings
Filmmaker is hospitalized in New Zealand with perforated ulcer, delaying production start on his next film
Bond, Bourne, Potter, Spidey and more, grading the major players' slates
Studio has until Oct. 29 to make a $450 million payment to 100 lenders
Studio would re-emerge with scaled-down production slate that includes James Bond and "The Hobbit"
The money would go toward the making of "The Hobbit" and the Bond series as part of MGM's new standalone plan
Jackson says prequels still on schedule for 2011, and Ian McKellen is the only returning cast member
Richard Linklater’s third peek into the love story of the couple played by Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke celebrates romance, compromise, disillusionment and the glory of conversation