Summary Peter Jackson's Gulfstream is being used to help coordinate search efforts in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson's private jet is now involved in the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Jackson's spokesperson confirmed Wednesday. The company that operates Jackson's Gulfstream G650 is using the aircraft to aid in the international search effort with Jackson's consent, Radio New Zealand reports .
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Summary Plus, the first teaser trailer of The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies!. Announced at Comic-Con International in San Diego, California over the weekend, the contest is a partnership between Tourism New Zealand, Air New Zealand and Jackson to help promote the final instalment of The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies set for an international release on Dec 17. Though exact details are scarce now, the contest will award 75 winners and their travel companions with the chance to fly out to New Zealand and visit some of the movie's filmscapes including a visit to Hobbiton, the movie set at the heart of both The Lord Of The Rings and The Hobbit trilogies.
Summary Darker tone ... Martin Freeman in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. THE Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies -- the third instalment in director Peter Jackson's trilogy -- has launched a full-scale assault on the internet. To the delight of fans, the first trailer for the third and final film in the series has been revealed.
Summary Anyone who's seen "The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King" knows: Peter Jackson enjoys yanking on our heartstrings. And according to Orlando Bloom , you should expect more of the same from the upcoming "Hobbit" finale "Battle of the Five Armies." "I think there'll be a lot more emotion in this one because you know, there's characters that you know and love who you know they're gonna die!"
Summary Peter Jackson says the Extended Edition of ' The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug ' could contain 25 minutes of additional footage in the form of deleted scenes. The film-maker told Deadline : "The first one ['An Unexpected Journey'], there wasn't that much we left on the cutting room floor and it wasn't earth shattering. But this is worthwhile stuff that you haven't seen before." Having stood at 161 minutes, the original theatrical release for 'Desolation of Smaug' was the shortest by several minutes of the entire saga, dating back to 2001's 'Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring'.
Summary There are two things to know before starting to get into this article. And since it only made sense that frequent Legendary Pictures collaborator Guillermo del Toro would be involved, Collider decided to ask Jackson what he thought about Del Toro possibly taking the reins of the project. "I would look forward to it. If Guillermo didKing Kong, that would be great. That would be fantastic. Ill be there on the first day, and will help him with anything he needs."
Summary Following the surprising but also confusing Skull Island announcement by Legendary Pictures at Comic-Con last week, news surfaced that Attack the Block director Joe Cornish has an offer to be at the helm of the next monster film from Universal Pictures, telling a new origin of King Kong. While there's no indication of whether Cornish will take the gig (he already turned down Star Trek 3), director Peter Jackson, who brought the giant gorilla to life in his 2005 remake of the 1930s classic, thinks that Guillermo del Toro should be the one bringing Kong back to the big screen.
Summary Sir Peter Jackson says he is looking forward to a proposed King Kong prequel. Jackson told Collider this week he did not know about the film being made. "If Guillermo did King Kong, that would be great. That would be fantastic. I'll be there on the first day, and will help him with anything he needs. "I've always wondered, if in my lifetime, whether we're going to see The Lord of the Rings film remade, or The Hobbit remade.
Summary Director Peter Jackson is a longtime fan of Doctor Who, and last year told EW he would dearly love to direct an episode of the long-running British science-fiction show, which returns to BBC America on Aug. 23 . So what's the holdup? Well, according to Doctor Who showrunner and head writer Steven Moffat, the Hobbit overlord has been too busy overlording The Hobbit to think about sitting in the director's chair for Who.
Summary J.R.R.'s 1937 novel The Hobbit is only about 300 pages long, but already Peter Jackson's adaptation has taken two films and five and a half hours - or five films and 15 hours if you count the "post-quel" Lord of the Rings trilogy. It all ends this December with the release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, which features a busy but dour trailer, backed by Billy Boyd singing the mournful Pippin's Song (Edge of Night) from The Return of the King.
Summary Australia has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Malaysia on Thursday to strengthen their collaboration in the search of Flight MH370. "I want to express my profound gratitude for the leadership role the Australian government has played in this complex and challenging exercise, and to the Chinese government for their ongoing support and resources dedicated to our efforts," Liow said in a statement. Liow said the MOU with Australia provides the framework for cooperation in the search for MH370 and includes Malaysia's financial contribution towards the search effort to match Australia's commitment.
Summary Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia has signed a deal with Australia to strengthen their collaboration for searching the ill-fated Malaysian flight MH370, which disappeared midair over five months ago with 237 people aboard. "Continuing with the search remains our focus. We have maintained our resolve in searching for the aircraft," he said. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which was carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew members, left the KL International Airport at 12.41 am on March 8 and disappeared from radar screens about an hour later over the South China Sea.