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Wamg’s Guide To 100+ Films For Fall / Holiday 2014

29 August 2014 1:49 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

As we look in the rearview mirror of the summer blockbusters, September heralds the start of the fall movie season. Filled with Hollywood heavyweights and A-listers, here’s our Big list of the most anticipated movies coming to cinemas this autumn and during the holidays.

Our exhaustive list includes films that are playing at the upcoming Toronto Film Festival as well the ones that already have a theatrical release date. With the awards season on the horizon, we also added a few bonus films at the end to keep your eye out for in the months ahead.

Pull up a chair, grab a pen and paper and get ready for Wamg’s Guide to the 100+ Films This Fall And Holiday Season.

We kick it off with what’s showing in Toronto at the film festival that runs September 4 – 14.

Maps To The StarsSeptember 2014 – Toronto International Film Festival; UK & Ireland September »

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Encounters reveals competition titles

19 August 2014 2:56 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Bristol short film showcase to host 207 films across competitive strands.

Bristol’s short film and animation festival Encounters (Sept 16-21) will showcase 207 works from 30 countries across its competitive strands.

The festival’s Thicker Than Water programme features Happy Toys, the directorial debut of actress Zawe Ashton, while Billy Connolly’s daughter Cara Connolly’s Sundance selected film, Exchange and Mart, will also feature in competition with a cast including Scottish actor Ewen Bremner.

The Journeys programme will feature The Karman Line by Oscar Sharp starring Olivia Colman and shot by Robbie Ryan and established artist filmmaker and Encounters veteran John Smith presents Dark Light in competition.

Meanwhile, Katarzyna Klimkiewicz’s Hanoi Warsaw plays in the Encounters Retrospective. Klimkiewicz previously collaborated with Bristol-based film producer Alison Stirling, which led to Katarzyna’s first feature Flying Blind.

Other films in competition include Crocodile by Gaelle Denis which was selected in the Critics’ Week in Cannes.

In the Strange »

- andreas.wiseman@screendaily.com (Andreas Wiseman)

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Encounters hosts Zawe Ashton, Cara Connoly films

19 August 2014 2:56 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Bristol short film showcase to host 207 films across competitive strands.

Bristol’s short film and animation festival Encounters (Sept 16 – 21) will showcase 207 works from 30 countries across its competitive strands.

The festival’s Thicker Than Water programme features Happy Toys, the directorial debut of actress Zawe Ashton, while Billy Connolly’s daughter Cara Connolly’s Sundance selected film, Exchange and Mart, will also feature in competition with a cast including Scottish actor Ewen Bremner.

The Journeys programme will feature The Karman Line by Oscar Sharp starring Olivia Colman and shot by Robbie Ryan and established artist filmmaker and Encounters veteran John Smith presents Dark Light in competition.

Meanwhile, Katarzyna Klimkiewicz’s Hanoi Warsaw plays in the Encounters Retrospective. Klimkiewicz previously collaborated with Bristol-based film producer Alison Stirling, which led to Katarzyna’s first feature Flying Blind.

Other films in competition include Crocodile by Gaelle Denis which was selected in the Critics’ Week in Cannes.

In the Strange »

- andreas.wiseman@screendaily.com (Andreas Wiseman)

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The Week In Movies In Case You Missed It #1

10 August 2014 2:56 AM, PDT | www.themoviebit.com | See recent TheMovieBit news »

The Week In Movies In Case You Missed It is Also Available As A Podcast – Scroll down for podcast links August 10th 2014 We’re all busy people. Some of us are saving the world, others are trying to destroy it and the rest of us are reading iPads on the toilet. Either way, you may have missed some stuff that happened during the week in the world of movies. So, every Sunday (we say that now) we’re going to bring you “The Week In Movies In Case You Missed It”, complete with links to the original stories. So, let’s get going. A bunch of charming kids and Billy Connolly charmed our socks in the first trailer for What We Did On Our Holiday If you ever want to be a stunt co-coordinator in the movies, this video shows you how Not to do it. Marvel Studios tugs on »

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What We Did On Our Holiday New Trailer

5 August 2014 2:49 AM, PDT | www.themoviebit.com | See recent TheMovieBit news »

This looks like it could be fun, especially with a bunch of charming kids who look like they’re going to steal scene after scene. Combined with a decent “adult” cast including David Tennant, Billy Connolly and Rosamund Pike, What We Did On Our Holiday could be just what the doctor ordered to beat off the back to school blues. Written and directed by Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin, the plot follows a family who travel to the Scottish Highlands for a birthday party and it soon becomes clear that when it comes to keeping a secret under wraps from the rest of the family, their children are their biggest liability. Released September 26th Ireland & UK »

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Watch: David Tennant & Rosamund Pike Show 'What We Did On Our Holiday' In New Trailer

3 August 2014 10:50 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Your summer vacation time may be ending with school, work and responsibilities on the horizon, but there is still one more way you can get away — with the latest trailer for the Brit-com “We We Did On Our Holiday.” The movie looks like a rosier, and more English version of “Little Miss Sunshine,” but shame on me for pigeonholing it too soon. Starring former "Doctor Who" David Tennant, upcoming "Gone Girl" star Rosamund Pike and Billy Connolly, the story follows a couple and their three kids who head for the Scottish Highlands for a grandfather's birthday, all while trying to keep a secret from the rest of the family. But as they'll soon learn, its the children who could let the cat out of the bag. The film opens on September 26th in the UK, with no word on U.S. distribution at this point. [Digital Spy] »

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New Hobbit 3,Battle Of Five Armies Movie Pic Shows All The Dwarves Ready For Battle

31 July 2014 2:41 PM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, New Line Cinema served up this new,official movie photo from their upcoming "The Hobbit 3: The Battle Of The Five Armies," and it gives us a new look at all the Dwarves suited up and ready to do some hardcore battling. As for the movie, is 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 film, an enraged Smaug is going to rain his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin will give up »

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The Company of Dwarves in new image from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

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

A few days ago we got a glimpse at the final chapter of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy with the arrival of the first trailer and images for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and now we have a new image featuring the Company of Dwarves…

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. »

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Five New Pictures from 'The Hobbit: Battle of Five Armies'

31 July 2014 7:19 AM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

Warner Bros. has released five new pictures from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies and granted, they are pretty much all screen captures from the first trailer, but I felt some of you may appreciate the shot of Smaug up top since capturing anything too clearly from that scene in the trailer was a little tough. Arriving in theaters on December 17, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is the final chapter in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy and it begins as the dwarves may have reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, but Smaug reacts with fiery doom, meanwhile the great enemy Sauron has sent forth legions of Orcs in a stealth attack upon the Lonely Mountain and the races of Dwarves, Elves and Men must decide - unite or be destroyed. The film stars Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Andy Serkis, Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, »

- Brad Brevet

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David Tennant, Rosamund Pike in new What We Did On Our Holiday trailer

31 July 2014 4:00 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

David Tennant's new film What We Did On Our Holiday has premiered its new trailer exclusively through Digital Spy.

The comedy, which also stars Rosamund Pike, comes from Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin, the creators of BBC sitcom Outnumbered.

What We Did On Our Holiday follows Doug (Tennant) and Abi (Pike) and their three kids, as they travel to the Scottish Highlands for Doug's father Gordie's (Billy Connolly) birthday.

The film is due to arrive in UK cinemas on September 26, 2014. »

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5 New Photos & Poster For The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Arrive

29 July 2014 6:58 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Warner Bros. Pictures has released five dazzling new images from The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies.

Hard to fathom that this is our final journey to Middle-Earth since the original film, The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring, was in cinemas in 2001. In case you missed the teaser trailer, check it out below.

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 film 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, »

- Michelle McCue

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

29 July 2014 12:48 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

After dropping the first trailer yesterday [which you can watch here], Warner Bros. has now unloaded five brand new images from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, the concluding chapter of Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings prequel. Take a look…

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is set for release on December 12th in the UK and December 17th in North America, with a cast that includes Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, with Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Orlando Bloom, John Bell, Manu Bennett, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Billy Connolly, Stephen Fry, Ryan Gage, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, William Kircher, Sylvester McCoy, Graham McTavish, Dean O’Gorman, Mikael Persbrandt and Aidan Turner.

The post New images from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies appeared first on Flickering Myth. »

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New Hobbit 3,Battle Of Five Armies First Movie Trailer Released By 2014 Comic Con

28 July 2014 1:59 PM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

This past weekend, "The Hobbit 3: The Battle Of Five Armies" spoiler panel hit up the huge 2014 Comic-Con event in San Diego,CA to drop this new, first movie trailer (below) for the movie. It looks pretty intense and action-filled as more danger goes down with the huge Smaug dragon, and more. Check it out,below. 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. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, »

- Andre

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The Battle of the Five Armies begins in trailer for The Hobbit finale

28 July 2014 1:25 PM, PDT | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

Billy Boyd reprises his “The Edge of Night” theme from The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King as the hobbit Pippin in the trailer for the end of The Hobbit trilogy. He’s, of course, not in the trailer (he’s not alive yet), but he’s providing the tone for a trailer that promises an epic, emotional finale to Peter Jackson’s second venture into Middle-Earth.

There will also be dragons.

“The Defining Chapter” of the Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, will star Martin Freemanas Bilbo Baggins and Ian McKellen as Gandalf with Lee Pace, Benedict Cumberbatch, Evangeline Lilly, Cate Blanchett, Richard Armitage, Orlando Bloom, Hugo Weaving, Billy Connolly, Christopher Lee, and Aidan Turner.

Check out the brand new trailer for the film below, and a bonus poster of Martin Freeman as the eponymous and infamous hobbit: »

- Sasha James

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Watch: First Official 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' Trailer

28 July 2014 12:57 PM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

Warner Bros. has officially released the first The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies trailer, giving you the first look at the final chapter in Peter Jackson's long and laborious Hobbit trilogy. Arriving in theaters on December 17, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies begins as the dwarves may have reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, but Smaug reacts with fiery doom, meanwhile the great enemy Sauron has sent forth legions of Orcs in a stealth attack upon the Lonely Mountain and the races of Dwarves, Elves and Men must decide - unite or be destroyed. The cast includes Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Andy Serkis, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Hugo Weaving, Richard Armitage, John Callen, Stephen Fry, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, Graham McTavish, James Nesbitt, Lee Pace, Mikael Persbrandt, Aidan Turner, Luke Evans, Evangeline Lilly, Barry Humphries, Benedict Cumberbatch, Billy Connolly and Orlando Bloom. »

- Brad Brevet

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The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies First Teaser Trailer Arrives

28 July 2014 12:50 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

The first trailer is here for Peter Jackson’s film, The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies.

The third in a trilogy of films adapting the 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 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 forth legions of »

- Michelle McCue

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First trailer and new poster for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

28 July 2014 12:00 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

After screening it at Comic-Con this past weekend and giving us a brief 15-second teaser yesterday, Warner Bros. has now given us the first trailer for the concluding chapter of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and we have it for right you here after the brand new poster…

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. »

- Gary Collinson

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

27 July 2014 1:13 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

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.

Obsessed »

- Gary Collinson

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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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