Bad Movie Logo
"A website to the detriment of good film"
Custom Search
HOMEB-MOVIE REVIEWSREADER REVIEWSFORUMINTERVIEWSUPDATESABOUT
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
July 26, 2014, 08:24:48 AM
529981 Posts in 40000 Topics by 4997 Members
Latest Member: psychotronictony
Badmovies.org Forum  |  Movies  |  Press Releases and Film News  |  Hobbit movie possibly in jeopardy « previous next »
Pages: [1]
Author Topic: Hobbit movie possibly in jeopardy  (Read 1161 times)
trekgeezer
Frightening Fanatic of Horrible Cinema
****

Karma: 0
Posts: 4969


We're all just victims of circumstance


« on: February 12, 2008, 08:25:20 AM »

New Line is holding out on the Tolkein Estate.  Looks like the same crap they were pulling on Peter Jackson.


http://www.variety.com/article/VR1117980703.html?categoryid=13&cs=1
Logged




And you thought Trek isn't cool.
Justy
Bad Movie Lover
***

Karma: 56
Posts: 427


Oh the humanity!


« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2008, 10:38:59 AM »

This is sad. Its not like New Line is stiffing some other group Hollywood flunkies. I'm not saying Peter Jackson is a flunky. I'm just saying that Peter Jackson is one of them and they play these games with each other, thus the writer's strike. No, they are essentially screwing a charity. Great job New Line, not only are you biting the hand that fed you, you are biting the head that will feed you again and is working to spread some good in the world to boot. Do they not understand that The Hobbit will make them money? They understood the contract and who held the rights to what. Stupid... stupid... stupid.
Logged

-----------------------------------------
"Hey that's great, but who're the Chefs?"
-----------------------------------------
BoyScoutKevin
Frightening Fanatic of Horrible Cinema
****

Karma: 146
Posts: 2873


« Reply #2 on: February 16, 2008, 04:52:54 PM »

New Line actually may not be around much longer, in its present form. As I understand it,  Time Warner, which is the parent company for New Line, wants to make New Line a part of Warner Brothers, which Time Warner also owns, and have New Line return to making low-budget films, which it started out doing
Logged
Pages: [1]
Badmovies.org Forum  |  Movies  |  Press Releases and Film News  |  Hobbit movie possibly in jeopardy « previous next »
    Jump to:  


    RSS Feed Subscribe Subscribe by RSS
    Email Subscribe Subscribe by Email


    Popular Articles
    How To Find A Bad Movie

    The Champions of Justice

    Plan 9 from Outer Space

    Manos, The Hands of Fate

    Podcast: Todd the Convenience Store Clerk

    Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

    Dragonball: The Magic Begins

    Cool As Ice

    The Educational Archives: Driver's Ed

    Godzilla vs. Monster Zero

    Do you have a zombie plan?

    FROM THE BADMOVIES.ORG ARCHIVES
    ImageThe Giant Claw - Slime drop

    Earth is visited by a GIANT ANTIMATTER SPACE BUZZARD! Gawk at the amazingly bad bird puppet, or chuckle over the silly dialog. This is one of the greatest b-movies ever made.

    Lesson Learned:
    • Osmosis: os·mo·sis (oz-mo'sis, os-) n., 1. When a bird eats something.

    Subscribe to Badmovies.org and get updates by email:

    HOME B-Movie Reviews Reader Reviews Forum Interviews TV Shows Advertising Information Sideshows Links Contact

    Badmovies.org is owned and operated by Andrew Borntreger. All original content is © 1998 - 2014 by its respective author(s). Image, video, and audio files are used in accordance with the Fair Use Law, and are property of the film copyright holders. You may freely link to any page (.html or .php) on this website, but reproduction in any other form must be authorized by the copyright holder.