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Peter Jackson’s Stunning Documentary ‘They Shall Not Grow Old’ Brings World...

It’s been a funny old decade and a half for Peter Jackson. After the critical, commercial, and awards triumphs of the “Lord of The Rings” trilogy — a blockbuster the lasting impact of which is as big as anything since “Star Wars” — he had the world at his feet. But, perhaps inevitably, given how […]

Peter Jackson Talks ‘Lord Of The Rings’ TV Series: “Looking Forward...

There are a lot of rumors and speculation surrounding the massive $1 billion Amazon “Lord of the Rings” TV series. What we do know is that it’s expensive and is guaranteed to go longer than one season. And just about everything, including the story and characters, seems up in the air. However, now we know […]

‘Mortal Engines’ Trailer: Producer Peter Jackson’s Fingerprints Are All Over This...

Peter Jackson became a household name in the early 2000’s with his astronomically successful “Lord of the Rings” trilogy. After cementing himself as an icon of the fantasy genre (and a four-year break since his last film), he’s set to do it again with Philip Reeve’s “Mortal Engines” series. While he’s not directing this one, […]

Amazon Exec Clears Up ‘Lord Of The Rings’ Rumors And Says...

There’s been a lot of talk lately about Amazon’s upcoming TV series slate. The streaming service is rapidly attempting to catch up with Netflix with their own mix of huge event series and prestige offerings. And in a new interview with the Amazon Studios box Jennifer Salke, we are beginning to learn a little more […]

Peter Jackson Denies Involvement In ‘Lord Of The Rings’ Series Or...

Early last month, rumors began swirling around social media that Peter Jackson was lining up his next project, but he was having to make a difficult choice. The director was going to choose between the $1 billion Amazon series “Lord of the Rings” or tackle a DC superhero for Warner Bros. Fans were understandably going […]

‘Mortal Engines’ Trailer: Peter Jackson’s Latest Features A Post-Apocalypse Where Cities...

Peter Jackson is back, with his latest, greatest fantasy adventure. Well, he’s not directing this one, but for all intents and purposes, “Mortal Engines” is most definitely a Peter Jackson film. The acclaimed filmmaker behind the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, and to a lesser extent “The Hobbit,” co-wrote and produced this new post-apocalyptic fantasy […]

Peter Jackson Rumored To Be Choosing Between DC Superheroes And Middle-Earth...

Since the end of the highly-debated ‘Hobbit’ Trilogy, Peter Jackson has remained fairly quiet. While he’s producing the upcoming film “Mortal Engines,” we have yet to hear anything concrete about his next film behind the camera. Well, according to a new rumor, that’s because the filmmaker has a very important decision to make. Go back […]

Weinstein Threatened To Fire Peter Jackson From ‘Lord Of The Rings’...

As the Harvey Weinstein controversy continues, many people are finally feeling safe to come clean about some of the mogul’s behind-the-scenes antics. While many of those situations involved inappropriate behavior with females, a new book details how the Hollywood heavyweight tried to derail Peter Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” trilogy and replace the director with […]

‘Lord Of The Rings:’ Peter Jackson Apparently Having “A Dialogue With...

After it was announced last year that Amazon was spending a fortune to bring J.R.R. Tolkien’s famous epic, “The Lord of the Rings,” to the small screen, little else has come out about the potential series. However, after a new report from The Hollywood Reporter, we are finally starting to see what this series might […]

Steven Spielberg Says Peter Jackson Still Directing Tintin Sequel ‘Prisoners Of...

Steven Spielberg’s 2011 adaptation of Herge‘s Tintin “The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn” didn’t fully deliver the goods for Stateside audiences or critics. The ambitious mo-capture animated film couldn’t even crack $80 million in the U.S., but it was a big hit internationally, which took the movie to almost $375 million worldwide […]

Peter Jackson Says Harvey Weinstein “Smear Campaign” Blacklisted Ashley Judd &...

When the first wave of allegations emerged against Harvey Weinstein, Ashley Judd was bravely among those sharing their stories about incidents and experiences at the hands of the disgraced producer. The actress revealed that Weinstein pressured her with requests for massages, and asking her to watch him shower during a meeting in his hotel room. […]

Kate Winslet Talks ‘Wonder Wheel,’ Woody Allen & Her Career [NYFF]

Kate Winslet about to unveil her fourth film at the New York Film Festival, sat down with Film Comment Editor-In-Chief  Nicolas Rapold for a career spanning conversation to celebrate the release of her newest film “Wonder Wheel.” “It all started last summer,” she said about her latest film, “my agent called and said, ‘Woody Allen wants to talk […]

Peter Jackson Eyed David Bowie To Play Gandalf In ‘The Lord...

It’s been nearly a year since David Bowie left us, but fans are still uncovering the array of secrets the playful, singular, and visionary artist packed into the artwork his his terrific final album, Blackstar. As as the musician and actor’s legacy continues to unfold, we’re also learning more about the people who approached Bowie […]

Christopher Nolan, Richard Linklater, Edgar Wright & More Share Important Lessons...

“If you’re interested in making a movie, go make one. But make it cheap. Make it dirt cheap. Refuse to spend any money and see how much you can do with your creativity.” That’s a direct quote from Robert Rodriguez, the filmmaker who made his first movie, “El Mariachi,” for a meager $7,000. “It’s such […]

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