The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power recap episode eight – finally, evil shows its face
In this first season finale, mysteries are answered, characters show their true selves and we say goodbye to a friendly face

Andy Welch

14, Oct, 2022 @1:25 PM

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‘Irish people have faced centuries of discrimination’: why are Lord of the Rings’ accents so offensively bad?
The harfoots’ accents in The Rings of Power aren’t just deeply inappropriate – they’re awful. But Amazon’s drama isn’t the first fantasy show to struggle with dialect …

Andy Welch

28, Sep, 2022 @9:39 AM

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The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power recap episode five – who are the weird folk in white gowns?
Are they waiting for The Stranger? But why? To worship him? Or to kill him? And how did they get 71 minutes of TV out of such a small amount of story?

Andy Welch

23, Sep, 2022 @8:00 PM

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The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power recap: episode four – the Queen stops being angry!
The most-prized metal in Middle-earth is being kept secret, and after a blurry glimpse last week, Adar is revealed to us

Andy Welch

16, Sep, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Elijah who? The amazing new stars of The Lord of the Rings
As The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power comes to TV, its young cast talk about replacing Cate Blanchett, being the saga’s first Black main character, and going to the pub in prosthetics

Tom Huddleston

26, Aug, 2022 @12:00 PM

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Andy Serkis: ‘Living with Gollum would be a nightmare – he’d leave a mess everywhere’
The actor and director answers readers’ questions about his performance-capture film roles, playing sax at parties in pre-hipster Shoreditch and being mistaken for Michael Sheen

As told to Rich Pelley

10, Feb, 2022 @2:17 PM

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Pixel wizards: meet the unsung heroes bringing your favourite films to life
Forget directors, the real stars behind the likes of The Jungle Book and Star Wars are the VFX artists who build their digital worlds. We report from the cutting edge festival offering a glimpse into the secret life of cinema

Steve Rose

25, Sep, 2017 @8:42 AM

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Guardians of the Galaxy tops list of deadliest films with 83,871 fatalities
Three JRR Tolkien films also make the top 10, suggesting family entertainment is more perilous than horror movies

Catherine Shoard

04, Oct, 2016 @10:29 AM

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Christopher Lee: an actor of muscular intelligence with a staggering career | Peter Bradshaw
From his electrifying roles as Count Dracula, to his venerable turns in Lord of the Rings and Star Wars, Christopher Lee possessed a rare grace and charm

Peter Bradshaw

11, Jun, 2015 @11:39 AM

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Will The Hobbit spark social revolution?
Letters: The appeal of The Lord of the Rings films lay in the courage that people saw in the small characters who made a difference despite their size


07, Apr, 2015 @7:56 PM

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Bored of the rings? No more Tolkien, says Peter Jackson – but Ian McKellen suspects otherwise
Director says that the likes of The Silmarillion out of bounds for film-makers unless Tolkien estate has change of heart, as Hobbit star McKellen later predicts

Ben Child

03, Dec, 2014 @9:35 AM

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Comic-Con trailer paradise for Hollywood's 2014 movie blockbusters

Glimpses of the new Hobbit and Hunger Games, along with Sin City 2 and Horns were among studio hopefuls on offer to comic-book fans at the San Diego convention, reports Ben Child

Ben Child

29, Jul, 2014 @4:03 PM

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