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The Hobbit

  1. last night on late night
    Stephen Colbert Thinks The Hobbit Is Pretty MehHe is ready for your Twitter attacks.
  2. supercuts
    Topher Grace Can’t Stop Editing Star WarsHe’s got a problem!
  3. movies
    Topher Grace Does Self-Care by Undoing Film FranchisesSome of us do charcoal masks, others recut The Hobbit trilogy into one simple two-hour movie.
  4. dispatches from middle-earth
    A J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic Is in the WorksOne biopic to rule them all.
  5. new ways to spend money
    Congratulations, You Can Spend $800 on LOTRPlus a shelf!
  6. One Think Piece To Rule Them All, by Luke Pohjala Three Think Pieces for the Editor-kings under the sky, Seven for the Staff Writers in their halls of stone, Nine for Mortal Freelancers […]
  7. roll clip!
    Peter Jackson Admits He Was ‘Winging’ The HobbitThings are making much more sense now, thanks to this behind-the-scenes bonus from The Battle of the Five Armies Blu-ray release.
  8. movies
    See Eddie Redmayne Relive His Horrible Hobbit AuditionIt really is the worst.
  9. Watch Stephen Colbert Interview Smaug the DragonStephen Colbert has done some strange interviews over the years, but none have been as weird, witty, and life-threatening as last night’s […]
  10. last night on late night
    Stephen Colbert’s Interview With Smaug Is FireHow to interview a dragon.
  11. comic-con 2014
    Read Stephen Colbert’s Epic Hobbit Speech“If I could only go back in time and show this to my 13-year-old self!”
  12. illegal things
    The Hobbit Was the Most Pirated Movie of 2013The first one.
  13. vulture quiz
    How Well Do You Know J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit?Before you see the second installment of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit movie trilogy, test your recall on the epic source material.
  14. party chat
    Orlando Bloom Suggests Elf-Dwarf Threesome for The Hobbit“Elf sex is Tantric.”
  15. primers
    Your Primer to The Hobbit: The Desolation of SmaugNine things you need to remember before you see The Desolation of Smaug.
  16. movies
    Cumberbatch Studied Lizards to Play a Dragon“Obviously I don’t have a tail, can’t breathe fire, don’t fly, and I’m not made of scales or cold-blooded.”
  17. chat room
    Hobbit Screenwriter Philippa Boyens on Dwarf Sex“Dwarves wouldn’t be that patient.”
  18. candy
    Watch The SimpsonsHobbit-Parodying Couch GagMoe is Gollum, obvs.
  19. alternate universe casting couch
    Here’s Willie Nelson’s Gandalf Audition TapeThanks, Conan.
  20. mix-ups
    Watch The Nerdist Panel Mix Up The Hobbit, LOTRDominic Monaghan played a hobbit, he was not in The Hobbit.
  21. chat room
    Viggo Mortensen on Beekeeping and The Hobbit“I went on opening day to see it.”
  22. hobbit hold-ups
    The Final Hobbit Film Pushed BackNow the trilogy will span a full two years.
  23. slogans run
    Let’s Give the Oscar Hopefuls Snappier TaglinesArgo: “Faking a Movie in Iran? Shah, Right!” It sells itself!
  24. your box office explained
    Texas Chainsaw Carves Out Top Spot at Box OfficeAnd Django is likely to become the highest-grossing Tarantino film next weekend.
  25. Could Magic Mushrooms Improve Your Viewing of The Hobbit?A Vulture experiment!
  26. your box office explained
    Your Box Office Explained: 2012 Was a Good Year for HollywoodThe industry saw its biggest single increase in admissions in a decade.
  27. party chat
    Why Gandalf’s Backstory Was Missing From The HobbitAnd can we expect to get more of it in The Desolation of Smaug?
  28. box office
    Les Miz Cleans Up at Christmas Box OfficeWith $18 million.
  29. weekend box office
    Zero Dark Thirty and Amour Start Strong at Box Office And The Hobbit continues to dominate the big movie field. 
  30. the hobbit
    There’s Got to Be a Way to Remember All of the Dwarves in The HobbitIt’s easy to forget the single dad.
  31. Naturally, Here’s a HobbitHunger Games Mash-UpAnd not one braid in sight.
  32. the hobbit
    See a Life-Size LEGO Bag EndIf you build it, dwarves will come.
  33. vulture investigates
    Will We Ever Get Used to The Hobbit’s 48 FPS?Why does it all appear so odd, so abnormal? And is it actually?
  34. the hobbit
    How Quickly Can You Name All the Dwarves in The Hobbit?The cast of The Hobbit gets put to the test.
  35. chat room
    Peter Jackson on Being a ‘Terrible Ham’ and West of MemphisThe documentary he’s promoting when he’s not promoting The Hobbit.
  36. the hobbit
    See the Most Delicious-Looking Hobbit CupcakesEat ‘em all!
  37. your box office explained
    Why Didn’t The Hobbit Make More Money?Not that $85 million isn’t a boatload.
  38. weekend box office
    The Hobbit Has Largest December Opening in History$223 million worldwide.
  39. the argument
    Was The Hobbit Boring or Exciting? Two Vulture-ites Fight It OutOne blogger thought it was 85 percent eating and walking. An editor thought this was a weird, hunger-based perception of it. Whose side are you on?
  40. doing your homework
    Lord of the Rings Facts You Need to Remember for The HobbitRemembering these connections and references will help you see how the stories inform each other.
  41. majority opinions
    What the Critics Are Saying About The Hobbit’s High Frame Rate“It looks like Jehovah’s Witness art.”
  42. One Man Plays Gandalf and Gollum, Also Covers ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’Freddie would be proud.
  43. movie review
    Edelstein on The Hobbit and Its Distracting Frame RateThe Hobbit probably plays better at the normal frame rate, but how much better?”
  44. the hobbit
    The Hobbit Cast Plays F*ck/Marry/Kill“Killing” it, McKellan.
  45. the hobbit
    Here’s Your Hobbit Dwarves Cheat SheetLearn your dwarves!
  46. the hobbit
    Watch ‘The Hobbit: The Musical’The Hobbit in song!
  47. the hobbit
    So How Much Would the Hobbit’s House Cost?But Bilbo ain’t selling.
  48. chat room
    Andy Serkis on The Hobbit, the Oscars, and How to Do Your Best Gollum“The key is to act like you have a furball.”
  49. the hobbit
    Watch Kids React to The Hobbit Trailer“Is it Dumbledore?”
  50. vulture reads
    Your Sunday Long Reads: Ke$ha and Freaks and Geeks Another excuse to stay indoors. 
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