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The Weird And Wonderful World Of Star Wars Fan Films

The Star Wars movies (for better or worse) have become a huge part of film fans lives. For the most part, we have all grown up with these movies and so it is with no great surprise that people would want to create their own homages to the films ...

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Beowulf Translation is Here

A full decade before he penned The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien completed a prose translation of the epic Old English poem Beowulf.   Even if J.R.R. Tolkien had never written The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, his name was well-known in ...

Ten Geek Friendly Flicks for Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day. The fancy restaurants will be full up on reservations by now, and flowers and candy are so last year. Why not grab your geeky valentine and camp out on the couch for a little cuddles and movie time? Check out ...

Three Burning Questions for The Hobbit: There and Back Again

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug was a really fun film. It was arguably better than the first film and presented some new, cool characters. But it also presented some serious, thought-provoking, and potentially series-ruining questions. Of ...

The One Expected Party – The Hobbit Oscar Night Event

On Oscar night, hobbits, elves, dwarves, men and women came together for The One Expected Party, hosted by TheOneRing.net (aka TORn). Everyone got to watch the show live on a big screen inside the American Legion Post 43’s theater in Hollywood. ...