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  • ‘Lord of the Rings’ Star Critiques ‘The Hobbit’ Films’ Reliance on CGI

    In a recent interview, Viggo “Aragorn” Mortensen mused over Peter Jackson’s use of CGI in the latter two ‘Lord of the Rings’ films and ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy.

    (87) by Andy Crump
  • ‘The Hobbit 3′ Logo Revealed; Luke Evans Talks Title Change

    ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ now has an official logo, and star Luke Evans explains why changing the title was the right thing to do.

    (13) by H. Shaw-Williams
  • Thorin Actor Richard Armitage Talks ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’

    ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies’ star Richard Armitage talks about the epic final battle that will close out Peter Jackson’s trilogy.

    (26) by Anthony Vieira
  • ‘The Hobbit 3′ Retitled ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’

    Peter Jackson has confirmed that the final ‘Hobbit’ movie is now subtitled ‘The Battle of the Five Armies’, instead of ‘There and Back Again’.

    (92) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Rumor Patrol: ‘The Hobbit 3′ May Get a Different Subtitle

    ‘The Hobbit: There and Back Again’ may get a title change, as New Line has reportedly registered the title ‘The Hobbit: Into the Fire’.

    (48) by H. Shaw-Williams
  • ‘House of Cards’ & 2014 Oscars Recap – SR Underground Ep. 133

    We recap the 2014 Oscar winners, review ‘House of Cards’ season 2, as well as discuss the ‘Godzilla’ trailer, ‘Star Wars’ casting rumors, and the status of ‘Ghostbusters 3.’

    (37) by Ben Kendrick
  • 2014 Oscar Winners List – Were There Any Surprises?

    Check out all the winners of the 86th Academy Awards. Were there any major surprises or upsets this year?

    (94) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Oscar 2014 Predictions – SR Underground Ep. 132

    We predict the 2014 Oscar winners, discuss ‘Fantastic Four’ and ‘Terminator’ reboot casting, as well as the return of ‘Heroes’ for a 13-episode miniseries.

    (39) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘The Hobbit': Benedict Cumberbatch in Mocap as Smaug

    Weta Digital shows us how Benedict Cumberbatch’s motion capture work helped create the Smaug in ‘The Hobbit: Part Two.’

    (19) by Casey Cipriani
  • 2014 Oscar Nominations Announced – Were There Any Surprises?

    Read the list of nominees for the 86th Academy Awards – are there any big surprises this year?

    (95) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: January 12, 2014

    Here’s our box office report for the weekend of January 12th, 2014 – featuring new releases ‘Lone Survivor’ and ‘The Legend of Hercules’.

    (17) by Anthony Taormina
  • Top 10 Movie Moments of 2013

    We’ve selected our Top 10 Movie Moments from 2013. Find out which scenes amused, impressed, horrified and/or disturbed us the most.

    (87) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Most Anticipated Movies 2014 & ‘Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones’ – SR Underground Ep. 125

    We discuss Screen Rant’s picks for the 20 Most Anticipated Movies of 2014 as well as review ‘Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones.’

    (22) by Ben Kendrick
  • Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: January 5, 2014

    Here’s our box office report for the weekend of January 5th, 2013 – featuring the ‘Paranormal Activity’ spin-off, ‘The Marked Ones.’

    (22) by Anthony Taormina
  • Screen Rant’s Top 5 Favorite Movies of 2013

    As 2013 comes to a close, the Screen Rant editors share their personal Top 5 Favorite Movies of 2013 lists. Find out if your favorites were among our picks!

    (150) by Ben Kendrick
  • Screen Rant’s 20 Most Anticipated Movies of 2014

    The Screen Rant team puts together their list of most anticipated movies hitting theaters in 2014.

    (168) by Rob Keyes
  • Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: December 29, 2013

    Here’s our box office report for the weekend of December 29th, 2013 – featuring new releases ’47 Ronin,’ ‘The Wolf of Wall Street,’ ‘Grudge Match,’ & ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.’

    (12) by Anthony Taormina
  • Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: December 22, 2013

    Here’s our box office report for the weekend of December 22nd, 2013 – featuring new releases ‘Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues’ and ‘Walking with Dinosaurs.’

    (6) by Anthony Taormina
  • ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ Featurette Examines Its Score

    A new featurette from Peter Jackson and his team on ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ shows off the efforts behind the film’s epic musical score.

    (3) by Kyle Hembree
  • ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ – SR Underground Ep. 122

    We review ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,’ discuss the recently announced ‘Venom’ and ‘Sinister Six’ spinoff movies, ‘Terminator’ reboot casting, as well as trailers for ‘Godzilla’ and ‘Sherlock’ season 3.

    (48) by Ben Kendrick