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First footage from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, teaser trailer coming tomorrow

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Following on from yesterday’s panel at the San Diego Comic-Con [which you can watch in full here], Warner Bros. has just released the first footage from the concluding chapter to Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy, with a full trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies set to follow tomorrow. Check it out below…

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice. But there are even greater dangers ahead. »

- Gary Collinson

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Watch the entire Sdcc panel for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

27 July 2014 3:39 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

As Peter Jackson gears up to bring the curtaind own on his Hobbit trilogy, the filmmaker was in attendance at the San Diego Comic-Con yesterday to promote the upcomining release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies and provide a look back at his time in Middle-earth. Joining Jackson in Hall H for the presentation were screenwriter Philipa Boyens, along with Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom, Benedict Cumberbatch, Luke Evans, Evangeline Lilly, Graham McTavish, Lee Pace and Elijah Wood, and you can watch the entire panel right here…

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

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- Gary Collinson

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Original Alien Cast Featured in New Alien: Isolation Video

24 July 2014 10:59 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Ridley Scott immersed viewers in a spaceship of horrors 35 years ago and now it’s time to return. Alien: Isolation may focus on Ripley’s daughter, but Sega and The Creative Assembly are allowing gamers to relive the events of the 1979 movie and have brought back much of the Nostromo’s crew, including Sigourney Weaver, to lend their likeness and voice. A new video shows the original cast reflecting on the film’s legacy and the upcoming game.

This will be part of two Dlc missions that will allow players to relive classic scenes from the movie and are part of the game’s pre-order offerings. Alien: Isolation is due out on October 7th. In addition to the game’s new video from The Creative Assembly, a previous trailer and two screenshots are also included below. Read on for more details on the bonus missions and how to »

- Derek Anderson

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New images from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

24 July 2014 9:02 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Featured in the upcoming Comic-Con issue of Entertainment Weekly are a few new stills from this year’s highly anticipated new entry in Peter Jackson’s Middle Earth opus, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. Showcased in the images are Luke Evans (Fast & Furious 6) as Bard the Bowman, Evangeline Lilly (Lost, Real Steel) as fan-favorite new addition Tauriel, and Lee Pace (Guardians of the Galaxy) as Elven king Thranduil.

Check out the new images below, followed by the film’s long synopsis and extensive cast list:

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed »

- James Garcia

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Comic-Con: Original 'Alien' Cast Talk 'Alien: Islolation' Video Game

24 July 2014 8:10 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

The new Alien: Isolation game has special bonus levels that allow you to play as the original cast of 1979's Alien, bringing back the characters that launched a long-standing franchise. A new featurette brings the actors all back to discuss their work and their return to this world. Watch as Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Harry Dean Stanton, Yaphet Kotto and Veronica Cartwright reunite and share their experience with fans as Alien: Isolation heads to Comic-Con 2014.

Alien: Isolation allows players to assume the roles of from Ridley Scott 's original classic Alien . Sega and The Creative Assembly have premiered a new featurette with the cast discussing their legacy and involvement in the upcoming game.

Discover the true meaning of fear in Alien: Isolation, a survival horror set in an atmosphere of constant dread and mortal danger. Fifteen years after the events of Alien, Ellen Ripley's daughter, Amanda »

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New Hobbit 3,The Battle Of Five Armies Movie Poster Shows Hardcore Smaug & Fire Action

23 July 2014 2:26 PM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, New Line Cinema served up this new movie poster for their upcoming "The Hobbit 3: The Battle of the Five Armies" action/drama flick,and it looks very extreme, featuring a very angry Smaug surrounded by fire and on the attack while a lonely hobbit looks on. As for the movie, it stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Fry, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, Orlando Bloom, John Bell, Manu Bennett, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Billy Connolly, Ryan Gage, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, William Kircher, Lawrence Makoare, Sylvester McCoy, Graham McTavish, Dean O'Gorman, Mikael Persbrandt, and Aidan Turner. In the new flick, an Enraged, Smaug will rain his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin »

- Eric

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First poster for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

23 July 2014 11:07 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

After releasing a couple of images recently [see here and here], Warner Bros. Pictures has now given us the first poster for the concluding chapter of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice. But there are even greater dangers ahead. Unseen by any but the Wizard Gandalf, the great enemy Sauron has sent »

- Gary Collinson

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Smaug is Ready to Strike in First Poster for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

23 July 2014 10:25 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Warner Bros. have released the first poster for Peter Jackson’s third and final instalment in The Hobbit franchise, The Battle of the Five Armies, a movie that they’re calling “The Defining Chapter”.

In the poster, we see Smaug (Benedict Cumberbatch) preparing to destroy Laketown, the location he set off for at the end of the last movie, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. With Bilbo Baggins and the dwarves still on the Lonely Mountain, only one person stands in the dragon’s way; Bard the Bowman (Luke Evans).

The first trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies will likely premiere at this weekend’s San Diego Comic-Con, and should be online shortly after, so stay tuned to HeyUGuys for that.

The movie is set to be released on December 12th. Click on the poster below for the full-size version.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies »

- Josh Wilding

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Comic-Con 2014: First Poster for The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies

23 July 2014 | The Daily BLAM! | See recent The Daily BLAM! news »

The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies is the epic, action-packed third and final film in Oscar-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson’s epic “The Hobbit” Trilogy, opening in theatres nationwide on December 17th, 2014. The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ken Stott, and James Nesbitt, with Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving and Orlando Bloom. Jackson directed from a screenplay by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Peter Jackson & Guillermo del Toro, based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien. The film is produced by Carolynne Cunningham, Zane Weiner, Fran Walsh and Peter Jackson, with Alan Horn, Toby Emmerich, Ken Kamins and Carolyn Blackwood serving as »

- Pietro Filipponi

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Gandalf featured in new still from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

22 July 2014 2:35 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Last week we brought you the first image from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, which featured Gandalf (Ian McKellen) alongside Bard (Luke Evans) [see here], and now USA Today has debuted a new still, with the grey wizard present once again alongside Lee Pace’s Elven king Thranduil…

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice. But there are even greater dangers ahead. »

- Gary Collinson

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First Look At The Hobbit: The Five Armies; Warner Bros. Pictures At Comic Con 2014

21 July 2014 5:46 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Warner Bros. Entertainment will plant its flag at Comic-Con International: San Diego this year with a huge presence, with each individual division touting its upcoming offerings, including Film, Television, Interactive and Home Entertainment, as well as a variety of product from DC Entertainment, whose celebrations in honor of 75 years of one of the world’s most beloved Super Heroes—Batman—will be in full swing.

On Saturday, July 26th, beginning at 10 a.m., Warner Bros. Pictures brings to Hall H three of its most hotly anticipated films to this year’s Con:

Peter Jackson will be on the main stage with “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” From New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, and George Miller will be on hand to present a first look at “Mad Max: Fury Road,” from Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures. The Wachowskis’ original sci-fi actioner “Jupiter Ascending,” also from Warner Bros. »

- Michelle McCue

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New Hobbit 3 Movie Pic Shows Gandalf The Grey & Bard Interesting Action

17 July 2014 2:43 PM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, New Line Cinema dropped this new, official movie pic for their upcoming "The Hobbit 3: The Battle of the Five Armies" action/drama/fantasy flick and it gives us a new look at characters: Gandalf the Grey in action with Bard The Bowman. They appear to be staring at something every intriguing in this scene. The movie stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Fry, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, Orlando Bloom, John Bell, Manu Bennett, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Billy Connolly, Ryan Gage, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, William Kircher, Lawrence Makoare, Sylvester McCoy, Graham McTavish, Dean O'Gorman, Mikael Persbrandt, and Aidan Turner. In the new flick, an enraged, Smaug will rain his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Thorin will sacrifice friendship »

- Eric

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Gandalf and Bard in new image from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

17 July 2014 12:22 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With a first trailer surely just around the corner, a new image from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies has surfaced via the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly, giving us a look at Ian McKellen’s Gandalf the Grey and Luke Evans’ Bard the Bowman…

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice. But there are even greater dangers ahead. Unseen »

- Gary Collinson

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Check Out Ian McKellen And Luke Evans In The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Image

17 July 2014 10:53 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Whatever your thoughts are on Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy when compared to the director’s Lord of the Rings trilogy, you certainly can’t fault him for casting. This new trilogy, which concludes in December with The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies, has brought back Ian McKellen as the great wizard Gandalf and Orlando Bloom as archer Legolas, while starring Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins, Richard Armitage as Thorin Oakenshield, Benedict Cumberbatch as the dragon Smaug and Luke Evans as Bard the Bowman, among many, many others. Now, we’ve got a new image from the trilogy topper, highlighting McKellen and Evans as they gaze, awe-struck, off-screen at what I can only presume is The Hobbit‘s collective worldwide box office haul.

Granted, the shot isn’t the most revealing, but it’s a nice reminder that this movie is on its way. So much attention »

- Isaac Feldberg

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The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Gets An Official Synopsis

15 July 2014 2:19 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Though Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy hasn’t received nearly as positive reviews as The Lord of the Rings trilogy, the first two installments were solid, if overlong, high fantasy adventures, thanks both to Jackson’s sense of visual splendor and the talents of the ensemble cast. An Unexpected Journey was more dull than many expected, though I personally enjoyed it, and The Desolation of Smaug was a big step up from that, accelerating the pace and featuring some truly epic battles. So, will the trilogy-topper, this winter’s The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, keep that upward momentum going to become the best of the bunch? It’s too early to say, of course, but the first official synopsis for the fantasy film certainly seems promising.

Courtesy of Warner Bros., the synopsis reads as follows:

From Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson comes “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, »

- Isaac Feldberg

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#SDCC14: On Day 3 (July 26) Vamp Out with True Blood, The Vampire Diaries, Salem, Ahs: Coven, Constantine, Grimm, Sin City, Lovecraft, Twin Peaks, and More!

12 July 2014 5:59 PM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

Day 3 of Sdcc '14 marks the end of an era with "True Blood's" last panel. It's joined by fellow fangers "The Vampire Diaries," the witches of "Salem" and "Ahs: Coven," "Grimm," Sin City, "Constantine," Troma, and lots more.

Per usual, we have the horror highlights along with info on a few other panels that should be of general interest (plus a couple of things for the kids). Be sure to visit the official 2014 San Diego Comic-Con website for the full lineup.

Day 3: Saturday, July 26, 2014

10 Am - The Simpsons

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Simpsons-no gifts please-with creator Matt Groening, executive producer Al Jean, supervising director Mike Anderson, and director for life David Silverman. Topics include the new Treehouse of Horror, Simpsorama, a visit from Homer Simpson and much, much more.

Saturday July 26, 2014 10:00am - 10:45am - Ballroom 20

10 Am - Idw: Summer Blockbusters!

Idw »

- Debi Moore

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Comic-Con 2014 - Saturday Schedule Unleashed

12 July 2014 1:00 PM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

Photo by Leonard Lee at MTV

Saturday is always the biggest, craziest and best day at San Diego Comic-Con. All of the really cool big stuff happens on Saturday, and this year there are some fun things to plan for. Comic-Con International has released the full schedule for Saturday July 26th, and you can go through the whole thing here to plan out your day. I've included a few of the highlights below though to give you an idea of what is in store for the fans. The biggest panels taking place are for Marvel and Warner Bros. We'll see you there! 

The Simpsons - Celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Simpsons-no gifts please-with creator Matt Groening, executive producer Al Jean, supervising director MikeAnderson, and director for life David Silverman. Topics include the new Treehouse of Horror, Simpsorama, a visit from Homer Simpson and much, much more.

Saturday July »

- Joey Paur

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Comic-Con 2014 Schedule for Saturday, July 26th

12 July 2014 11:52 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

San Diego Comic-Con has released the full schedule of events for Saturday, July 26, following the Thursday and Friday schedules that were released the past two days. You can clickHere to view the lineup in its entirety, which includes numerous comic book panels and events, but we have pulled out all of the movie, DVD and TV-related panels for your convenience.

San Diego Comic-Con has released the full schedule of events for Saturday, July 26, following the Thursday and Friday schedules that were released the past two days. You can clickHere to view the lineup in its entirety, which includes numerous comic book panels and events, but we have pulled out all of the movie, DVD and TV-related panels for your convenience.

Saturday, July 26

The Simpsons

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Simpsons-no gifts please-with creator Matt Groening, executive producer Al Jean, supervising director MikeAnderson, and director for life David Silverman. »

- MovieWeb

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Official synopsis for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

12 July 2014 9:12 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

While we await the first trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Warner Bros. has released an official synopsis for the final instalment of Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings prequel…

From Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson comes “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” the third in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to »

- Gary Collinson

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The Forgotten: "The Reckoning" (1969)

10 July 2014 5:36 PM, PDT | MUBI | See recent MUBI news »

Screening at Edinburgh International Film Festival as part of a retrospective on writer John McGrath, Jack Gold’s first two features, The Bofors Gun (1968) and The Reckoning (1969), made for punchy, exciting viewing.

Both films were made fairly fast and cheap—Gold, experienced in TV, keeps them moving with stabs of the zoom lens, an active camera and choppy, rough-hewn cutting. They’re not things of beauty, visually, but take their energy and spleen from Nicol Williamson’s manic performances.

The Bofors Gun takes place at a British army base in Germany, where David Warner has to command the night’s guard of the titular cannon without incident in order to get returned to Blighty the following day. His reluctance to discipline his men leads to horrific consequences, mostly caused by a drunken Irishman played by drunken Scottish actor Williamson (Merlin in Excalibur). Williamson’s capacity for loquacious, frenzied and diabolic grandstanding is exercised thoroughly. »

- David Cairns

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