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J.r.r. Tolkien

  1. deep dives
    What Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Maps Reveal About Its Prequel SeriesIt won’t be about Young Aragorn. But Amazon dropped a trove of clues about its upcoming Lord of the Rings show.
  2. trailer mix
    Tolkien Trailer: Nicholas Hoult Is a Moody, Sexy King of Middle-EarthIt’s a story of … fellowship [rim shot].
  3. books
    Exploring Middle-earth With Tolkien’s Original MapIt demonstrates the astonishing care with which he imagined his fantastical creations and their intricate world.
  4. yay!
    Holy Noldor, a Brand New J.R.R. Tolkien Book Is Getting Released This YearTolkien called The Fall of Gondolin “the first real story” of Middle-earth.
  5. dispatches from middle-earth
    A J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic Is in the WorksOne biopic to rule them all.
  6. lawsuits
    Tolkien’s Estate Suing for More LOTR Money$80 million, actually.
  7. party chat
    Billy Connolly Finds Tolkien ‘Unreadable,’ Stars in The Hobbit“I didn’t read [the books], and I normally don’t like people who have!”
  8. the hobbit
    Watch an Animated Version of The HobbitThe Hobbit: now a cartoon. A fancy, charming cartoon.
  9. the hobbit
    Elijah Wood Joins The HobbitHuh?
  10. explainer
    Guillermo del Toro Is Too Sad to Explain Why He Left The HobbitHe is really, vaguely bummed.
  11. return of the bling
    Lord of the Rings Beef SquashedThe heirs of J.R.R. Tolkien announced the out-of-court resolution to their dispute with New Line Cinema over the profits from the ‘LOTR’ movies.
  12. apropos of nothing
    Who’s Suing New Line Over ‘Lord of the Rings’ Now?That would be the estate of Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien, which filed a lawsuit against New Line yesterday claiming its not paid its share of the profits from the $6 billion-grossing movie trilogy.
  13. vulture lists
    15 Most Dynamic Duos in Pop Culture HistoryWho are the best buddies of all time — in movies, literature, TV, and music?