Tag - Peter Jackson

Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug –...

Written by: Peter Jackson, Guillermo Del Toro, Fran Walsh, and Phillipa Boyens, based on the novel by J.R.R. TolkienDirected by: Peter JacksonStarring: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Luke...

Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins, holding Sting, from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Wayhomer Review #138: The Hobbit: An...

Episode #138 for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 3D, in which our protagonist laments watching what could have been a good movie go down the tubes due to “technical progress.” He’s amazed that two good scenes were still...

Jamie Bell as Tintin and Andy Serkis as Haddock in The Adventures of Tintin 3D

Wayhomer Review #97: The Adventures of...

Episode #97 for The Adventures of Tintin 3D, in which our protagonist thinks animation might be just the place for Spielberg, gives potential explanations for why the film took so long to get going, and praises Andy Serkis for saving the day.

Heavenly Creatures Blu-Ray

Win Heavenly Creatures on Blu-Ray!

It’s Heavenly Creatures, the uncut version, hitting Blu-Ray from Lionsgate. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Called “a visionary triumph” (Rolling Stone), Academy Award®-winning director Peter Jackson...

Stuff: You Live Actioned My Battleship...

There’s a lot of stuff happening these days in Popculturitania. Don’t worry, here’s your quick tour of what’s what. One post, and you can move on with your day. And as a reminder, if you want to purchase something we...

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From Somewhere: Dragons on a Main

Welcome to From Somewhere, a semi-weekly digest of interesting nuggets strewn about the information highway. Be they about technology, pop culture, or just random odd items, I’ll attempt to make sense of them… Time for a little...

King Kong (2005) – 27 Second Review

Written by: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens & Peter Jackson, based on the story by Merian C. Cooper & Edgar WallaceDirected by: Peter JacksonStarring: Naomi Watts, Adrien Brody, Jack Black, Andy Serkis, Jamie Bell Review: Quite simply...

Got Kong?

Okay, so the large furry guy is just about to arrive in cinemas. I pray that he will kick my ass through the back of the theatre. Let us hope I am correct in this, mostly because I have a running bet with Tobias about my reaction to the film...

Stop Motion Geekgasm

This video has Bob Burns showing up to gab with Peter Jackson. He brings along the armature from the original Kong. It takes the full tour of the production crew for the remake, gets animated yet again, and enables Jackson to recreate a...