Tag Archives: Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson Reveals Concept Art For Mortal Engines Adaptation

If you’re wondering what “Lord Of The Rings” director Peter Jackson has been up to, here’s your answer. The guy is working on a big screen adaptation of “Mortal Engines”, the British series of award-winning novels by Philip Reeve. Jackson and Fran Walsh have already written the screenplay with regular collaborator Philippa Boyens. However, JacksonContinue Reading

LOTR Cinematographer Andrew Lesnie Dies At 59

This is turning out to be a sad week in the showbiz world. First, the passing of revered veteran film critic Richard Corliss, now this. Last night, Oscar-winning Australian cinematographer Andrew Lesnie passed away of a sudden heart attack. He was 59. His death was confirmed by the Australian Cinematographers Society with the statement: “WeContinue Reading

Movie Roundup: The Oscar Nominees

Electroshadow examines the films up for this year’s Oscar glory: “The Imitation Game’, “Birdman”, “The Hobbit 3” and “American Sniper”!…

Audio: Listen To Billy Boyd’s End Credits Song For The Hobbit 3

Remember Pippin’s wonderfully melancholy song in “The Lord Of The Rings: Return Of The King”? That was actor Billy Boyd’s real voice, and the guy sure can carry a tune. Now, Boyd has returned to lend his vocals to the end credits of “The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies”. Titled, “The Last Goodbye”Continue Reading

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Final Trailer

The final trailer sets up the massive showdown in store for Bilbo, the dwarves, the elves and the dark forces of Sauron…

New! Character Posters For The Hobbit 3

I sure hope the third and final instalment of director Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit” trilogy is the one that makes the slog of the first two worth it. No matter what, this is going to make mountains of money. But the less-than-stellar reception to these prequel films might impact people’s expectations of “The Battle OfContinue Reading

New! Giant Banner For The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

After a limp start with “An Unexpected Journey”, it seems like “The Hobbit” trilogy is slowly hitting its stride. The trailer for “The Battle Of The Five Armies” appears to be almost all money shots, and that’s a good thing in my book. However it turns out, you can be sure the third and finalContinue Reading

King Kong Prequel Skull Island Announced At SDCC

Over the weekend in Hall H, the big news for Legendary Pictures was its announcement of a “Godzilla” sequel that would feature many iconic monsters. But the studio wasn’t quite done. They also revealed that they will be making another live-action feature film that will also focus on giant monsters. Legendary is doing “Skull Island”,Continue Reading