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Striking ‘The Hobbit’ Artwork Centering On Lee Pace’s Thranduil & Orlando Bloom’s Legolas

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Kinko-White has put together these two stellar ‘The Hobbit’ portraits centering on Lee Pace’s Thranduil and Orlando Bloom’s Legolas. Referred in the novel as “The Elvenking”, Thranduil is the ruler of the realm of the northern part of Mirkwood. He is also the father of Legolas. Expect to see more of Thranduil and Legolas in both ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ and ‘The Hobbit: There and Back Again.’

The second in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece ‘The Hobbit,’ by J.R.R. Tolkien, ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ continues the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins as he journeys with the Wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen) and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor. ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ arrives in cinemas on December 13th while ’The Hobbit: There and Back Again’ concludes the trilogy on December 17th, 2014.

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Hugh Jackman & Director James Mangold Present An Awesome New Clip From ‘The Wolverine’

wolverine pic Hugh Jackman & Director James Mangold Present An Awesome New Clip From The Wolverine

20th Century Fox has revealed this latest clip from ‘The Wolverine’ as part of a “HBO Advance Notice” piece that you can watch below. Alongside Hugh Jackman as the titular character, ‘The Wolverine’ stars Hiroyuki Sanada as Shingen, Hal Yamanouchi as Yashida, Tao Okamoto as Mariko, Brian Tee as Norubo Mori, Will Yun Lee as Kenuichio Harada/Silver Samurai, Rila Fukushima as Yukio, and Svetlana Khodchenkova as Viper. Scheduled for release on July 25th in the UK and July 26th in the US, ‘The Wolverine’ is directed by James Mangold (3:10 to Yuma, Walk the Line, Knight and Day), while the script is by ‘The Usual Suspects’ scribe Christopher McQuarrie and Mark Bomback.

‘The Wolverine’ takes inspiration from Chris Claremont and Frank Miller’s Marvel miniseries from the 1980s dealing with the character’s adventures in Japan. There, samurai steel clashes with adamantium claws as Logan confronts a mysterious figure from his past in an epic battle that will leave him forever changed. The official synopsis for ‘The Wolverine’ can be read below.

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