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Director Peter Jackson has said he's putting his energy into helping launch a museum to commemorate World War I after finishing his Hobbit movie trilogy.
After 6 films and $5bn, New Line is not planning to go back again to Middle-earth.
Orlando Bloom, who portrays the role of Legolas in the final Hobbit film, sits down for a quick Q&A.
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Martin Freeman admits he prayed on the set of The Hobbit while he was shooting dangerous scenes because he feared for his life.
It's well put together but the second Hobbit instalment quickly unravels into an overly indulgent, monotonous bore.
The Hobbit has topped the box office once again, with Into the Woods and Unbroken following close behind.
After a long and eventful journey, The Hobbit trilogy has reached its bloody climax.
The Odeon on Leicester Square in London played host to the world premiere of the final Hobbit film.
Orlando Bloom admits it has been an "honour" for him to have played elf Legolas in The Hobbit films as well as The Lord of the Rings movie series.
The cost of making three Hobbit movies has risen to $745m as the epic sets new spending benchmarks.
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The latest installment of the Tolkien epic series, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, is dominating the top of the box office with a $73.7m opening weekend.
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Movie producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein have sued Time Warner Inc for at least $75m over its decision to divide the screen adaptation of JRR Tolkien's book The Hobbit into three parts.
Air New Zealand has put the giant image of dragon Smaug on a plane to celebrate the second installment.
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