The director reveals how the rushed pre-production on his second Tolkien trilogy left him "making it up as I went along."
Take a ball of water in microgravity. Add coloured dye and an effervescent tablet. Film the fascinating results.
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"The Story of Kullervo" was written decades before "The Hobbit" and the world it takes place in will be familiar to fans of Finnish mythology.
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The iconic actor, who portrayed Dracula, Saruman in "The Lord of the Rings" and Count Dooku in "Star Wars," left an astonishing legacy in cinema.
The "Hobbit" star follows his "Sherlock" buddy Benedict Cumberbatch into the world of Marvel movies.
Perfect for "Game of Thrones" and "Hobbit" dinner parties or D&D gatherings, this Dragon Cake Pan from ThinkGeek will make you the hit of the kingdom. No slaying required.