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Reeling it in: One more trip to Middle Earth

...people complained that the last "Lord of the Rings" movie ended something like...soon to be the big bad in "Lord of the Rings," is attempting a return to...know - she's not in the "Lord of the Rings" films, so something must...
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Movie review: Return to Middle-Earth with 'The Hobbit'

...minutesIn 2001, when the first installment of "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy was released, there was a palpable sense...screen release of "The Hobbit," the prequel to "Lord of the Rings," has exactly the opposite set of expectations...
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Best and worst films of 2014

...Hobbit" trilogy leaves unanswered questions littering the battlefield as if they were trying to make up for "The Lord of The Rings" having something like nine endings in that final movie. What was the Arkenstone? What happened to Bard? Or Tauriel...
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Reeling it in: Webslinging sequel falls flat

...trilogy, really - they're all trilogies these days) is the best of the bunch. Series from "X-Men" to "Lord of the Rings," and going back as far as the 1970s with "Star Wars," and "The Godfather" all saw the second film as the highlight...
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Movie review: 'Noah' delves into human nature

...little dismal. The fallen angels, or Watchers, are overused, going from interesting mysteries to rejects from "The Lord of the Rings" after a while. The scenes of them hauling lumber up to help build the ark has the effect of making them less...
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Movie review: An exciting return to Middle Earth

...breathtakingly successful series, "Lord of the Rings." Many people, fanboys in...disingenuous considering the "Lord of the Rings" movies are definitely plodding...seen nor mentioned in the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, I'm afraid something...
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...married singer-songwriter Alexandra Lenas on Saturday in a ceremony with gowns and sets made by a designer for the "Lord of the Rings" films.Rick Zbur, Parker's representative during negotiations with the commission, said Parker worked diligently...
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Movie review: Welcome back to 'Jurassic Park'

...It's not surprising, I guess. A movie about dinosaurs coming back to life sounds positively low rent compared to "Lord of the Rings," or "Transformers."It's hard to describe the excitement caused by the original release of "Jurassic Park...
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2014 travel hot spots: Sochi, Brazil, Berlin, Sarajevo

...hoping for an increase in visitors inspired by the second movie in the "Hobbit" trilogy. Tourism connected to "The Lord of the Rings" and "Hobbit" films has become a big business in New Zealand, where the movies were filmed. A survey by Tourism...
Writers to converge on Homer

...short film. At one point ?Lord of the Rings? actor Viggo Mortensen was...because his sons are big ?Lord of the Rings? fans. ?You can have the...short film. At one point ?Lord of the Rings? actor Viggo Mortensen was...


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