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Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord

Long before he became Guardians of the Galaxy’s Star-Lord, Chris Pratt was part of another team of specialized rogues in a film that typifies the era it was made in. That movie? The Extreme Team. The premise? A secret Black Ops rescue team composed of Gen X... full story

Fan Expo Day 4: John Travolta & Peter Capaldi Q&A

Fan Expo Toronto came to a close on Day 4 with a flurry of Q&A panels to end off the convention including Pulp Fiction John Travolta and Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi. full story

Viggo Mortensen – Aragorn, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

With The Lord of the Rings as one of the most iconic film trilogies of all time, it’s a wonder that Viggo Mortensen’s memorable performance as Aragorn happened because the original actor, Stuart Townsend, was fired on the first day of filming. It wasn’t even an issue with... full story

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Fans of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) will remember the time Gandalf bumped his head on the chandelier in Bilbo’s home. While actor Ian McKellen was filming for the scene he was supposed to duck under the beam and chandelier, but... full story

Stuart Townsend in The Lord of the Rings

Stuart Townsend was originally set to play Aragorn in the highly successful Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001-2003), but after two months of training and rehearsing, director Peter Jackson decided Stuart was too young to play the role of the king of men and fired him the day... full story

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The third and final film in the trilogy based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s literary masterpieces, Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King dominated the 2004 Academy Awards. It was a clean sweep for the critically-acclaimed film as it won in all 11 of... full story

Sean Connery – The Lord of the Rings

When the world famous book series The Lord of the Rings was set to be adapted into a live-action film series, director Peter Jackson originally approached legendary actor Sean Connery to portray the powerful wizard Gandalf the Grey. Connery reportedly turned the role down because he “didn’t... full story

10 favorite Lord of the Rings characters

The Lord of the Rings trilogy was filmed entirely in New Zealand over the course of eight years. The three films received a total of 30 Academy Awards, winning 17 of them. All three films won for Best Visual Effects, while the final film in the trilogy,... full story

Peter Jackson doesn’t know how to send emails

Peter Jackson doesn't know how to use email.The award-winning director is the creative force behind 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies', which features lots of impressive-looking special effects, but Peter concedes he still struggles with tech... full story

Peter Jackson announces The Hobbit world premiere

The world premiere date for Peter Jackson‘s highly anticipated The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has finally been announced. The Lord of the Rings director has confirmed that the premiere will be held at the Embassy Theatre in Wellington, New Zealand two weeks before its official release on... full story

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