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Manila Bulletin
The CEO who changed the gamelike Old School “turns off my brain and (makes me) laugh out loud,” says Racaza
The CEO who changed the game
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
like Old School “turns off my brain and (makes me) laugh out loud,” says Racaza. His list of favorites also includes Lord of the Rings trilogy, Matrix, Harry Potter, and Jerry Bruckheimer titles. Most likely he watches these movies on his... Read more
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Daily Star
'Bale shags sheep, Johnson shags kids,' are Euro 2016's flags the rudest EVER?spend some "quality" time with the Swedish ladies. There was also a cheeky nod
'Bale shags sheep, Johnson shags kids,' are Euro 2016's flags the rudest EVER?
Daily Star / Posted 2 hours ago
spend some "quality" time with the Swedish ladies. There was also a cheeky nod to keeper Darren Randolph – likening him to Lord of the Rings character Gandalf. Videos of witty chants and drinking games have gone viral.Related Articles Former... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Books That Made a Difference to 'Dust' - Author Yvonne Owuorfeel I might offend their feelings if I choose one over another (smiles). But i
Books That Made a Difference to 'Dust' - Author Yvonne Owuor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
feel I might offend their feelings if I choose one over another (smiles). But if I were to pick just four, these would be: Lord of the Rings, which I read over and over again from when I was about twelve. James and the Giant Peach, which I read... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Getting into Valhallabetrayal and death, as well as the end of the rule of the gods. (Many of these
Getting into Valhalla
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 hours ago
betrayal and death, as well as the end of the rule of the gods. (Many of these themes are also found in J.R.R. Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings”; Tolkien unconvincingly denied that he had been influenced by Wagner.) The “Ring” cycle is notable for... Read more
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Philly.com
'Game of Thrones' faces almost impossible task after epic finalerooted in the genre, both in terms of its cliches and its challenges; it's a ca
'Game of Thrones' faces almost impossible task after epic finale
Philly.com / Posted 14 hours ago
rooted in the genre, both in terms of its cliches and its challenges; it's a call-and-response to J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord Of The Rings," but the conventions of genre fiction are smattered and subverted all over the thousands of pages of the... Read more
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Anime News Network
Power Rangers Remake's Bryan Cranston Talks About Zordon Role in Videoof Anarchy) is serving as costume designer, Hamish Purdy (The Revenant) is in c
Power Rangers Remake's Bryan Cranston Talks About Zordon Role in Video
Anime News Network / Posted 15 hours ago
of Anarchy) is serving as costume designer, Hamish Purdy (The Revenant) is in charge of set design, and Weta Workshop (The Lord of the Rings) is handling suit design and visual effects. Paul Jennings is the stunt coordinator, Andrew Menzies is the... Read more
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/Film
Dungeons and Dragons: Ansel Elgort in Talks to Starbe a Guardians of the Galaxy-tone movie in a Tolkien-like universe. Because whe
Dungeons and Dragons: Ansel Elgort in Talks to Star
/Film / Posted 16 hours ago
be a Guardians of the Galaxy-tone movie in a Tolkien-like universe. Because when you think of all the Hobbit movies and The Lord of the Rings, they have an earnestness to them, and to see something fun, a Raiders romp inside that world, I feel is... Read more
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Variety
Is ‘Game of Thrones’ Too Big to Build a Satisfying Ending?rooted in the genre, both in terms of its cliches and its challenges; it’s a ca
Is ‘Game of Thrones’ Too Big to Build a Satisfying Ending?
Variety / Posted 19 hours ago
rooted in the genre, both in terms of its cliches and its challenges; it’s a call-and-response to J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Lord Of The Rings,” but the conventions of genre fiction are smattered and subverted all over the thousands of pages of the... Read more
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Perth Now
Why this season of GoT has been ‘wimpy’and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popula
Why this season of GoT has been ‘wimpy’
Perth Now / Posted 23 hours ago
and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popularised in such works as Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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Farming Life
All that glitters is 2016 Highland Show gold for WhinfellparkCongratulations also go to all exhibitors who put on such a magnificent show of
All that glitters is 2016 Highland Show gold for Whinfellpark
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
Congratulations also go to all exhibitors who put on such a magnificent show of Limousin cattle with depth and quality in the classes throughout. Foxhillfarm Lord of The Rings - Junior Champion and Overall Male Champion Commercial Champion... Read more
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The Irish Times
Game of Thrones would be nothing without Tolkienif they have dragons). And yet, without Tolkien, there would be no Game of Thr
Game of Thrones would be nothing without Tolkien
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
if they have dragons). And yet, without Tolkien, there would be no Game of Thrones. Martin is a self-proclaimed fan of the Lord of the Rings’ sweeping story-telling. There are fantasy writers who have devoted their careers to laying bare what they... Read more
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The Columbian
Nerd Fitness takes exercise to a new levelgrew up playing “The Legend of Zelda” (and pretending he was Link) and reading
Nerd Fitness takes exercise to a new level
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
grew up playing “The Legend of Zelda” (and pretending he was Link) and reading the “Harry Potter” books and the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy. He said he used these as a mode of escape. Yet it was these stories that drew Kamb to envision... Read more
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Spot.ph
Geeks, We Found Your Dream Restaurantfeaturing games like "Marvel vs. Capcom" and "Metal Slug." By the bar, you’ll s
Geeks, We Found Your Dream Restaurant
Spot.ph / Posted yesterday
featuring games like "Marvel vs. Capcom" and "Metal Slug." By the bar, you’ll see a sprawling map of Middle Earth from The Lord of the Rings. This is the cave you gamers have been looking for—your home away from home. This is your geekdom. Geek... Read more
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Boston Globe
The first rule of knight club: Wear your armoris no Renaissance fair, live-action role play. It also puts to lie the battles
The first rule of knight club: Wear your armor
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
is no Renaissance fair, live-action role play. It also puts to lie the battles one sees on “Game of Thrones” and the “Lord of the Rings” movies, in which lithesome swordsmen twirl their weapons like batons, dancing and slashing with... Read more
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Perth Now
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popula
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popularised in such works as Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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examiner.com
My interview with the talented and adorable 'The Hillywood Show' sistersShow' since 2006 with their parody videos of hit TV shows like 'Supernatural' a
My interview with the talented and adorable 'The Hillywood Show' sisters
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
Show' since 2006 with their parody videos of hit TV shows like 'Supernatural' and 'Doctor Who' and film series' such as 'Lord of the Rings', 'Twilight', 'Harry Potter', and 'Hunger Games'. Their 'Supernatural' parody alone has had over ten... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popula
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popularised in such works as Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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Herald Sun
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popula
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popularised in such works as Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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News.com.au
Why this season of Game of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popula
Why this season of Game of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popularised in such works as Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popula
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popularised in such works as Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popula
Why this season of Thrones has been ‘wimpy’
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
and painfully pleasurable. The novels up-end the conventions of fantasy popularised in such works as Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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New York Post
Wimpy ‘Game of Thrones’ needs to start killing off the good guysand painfully pleasurable. The novels upend the conventions of fantasy populari
Wimpy ‘Game of Thrones’ needs to start killing off the good guys
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
and painfully pleasurable. The novels upend the conventions of fantasy popularized in such works as Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings.” This season, for the first time ever, the show moved beyond Martin’s books — the great author is still... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Hang on to your memories of Destin, Mr. McCreaof Destin that can be seen from outer space. They’re building another one right
Hang on to your memories of Destin, Mr. McCrea
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
of Destin that can be seen from outer space. They’re building another one right next to it. We think it lends a kind of “Lord of the Rings” oeuvre to the city, don’t you? We hope there’ll be an Eye of Sauron.To the left you’ll see Crab Island,... Read more
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Perth Now
The finale is coming, says Lancelappear at Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre for Supanova again today, alon
The finale is coming, says Lancel
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
appear at Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre for Supanova again today, along with fellow celebrity guests including The Lord of the Rings star Sean Astin, James Marsters from Buffy the Vampire Slayer and The Dresden Files, and Travis Fimmel from... Read more
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examiner.com
'The Lord of the Rings Online' to get first new raid in three years"The Lord of the Rings Online," the fantasy MMORPG based on J.R.R. Tolkein's sp
'The Lord of the Rings Online' to get first new raid in three years
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
"The Lord of the Rings Online," the fantasy MMORPG based on J.R.R. Tolkein's sprawling epic about Hobbits, dragons, and a certain very powerful ring, doesn't have as many players or get as much press as "World of Warcraft." That doesn't mean the... Read more
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WA Today
The geeks have inherited Perth: Supanova is backHolly Marie Combs, Shannen Doherty and Brian Krause (from the TV show Charmed)
The geeks have inherited Perth: Supanova is back
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Holly Marie Combs, Shannen Doherty and Brian Krause (from the TV show Charmed) Tyler Hoechlin (Teen Wolf) and Sean Astin (Lord of the Rings). No Supanova would be complete without a Buffy the Vampire Slayer character, so James Marsters, who... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Cult Classics which were Hugely Successful Comics & No it is Not Marvel or DC!!BENGALURU: None of us are new to movies that were adapted from novels and comic
Cult Classics which were Hugely Successful Comics & No it is Not Marvel or DC!!
SiliconIndia / Posted 3 days ago
BENGALURU: None of us are new to movies that were adapted from novels and comics. Movies like ‘The Lord of the Rings’, ‘To Kill a Mocking Bird’ and ‘The Godfather’, which were adaptations of novels of the same names, apart from being cult classics,... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Not all who wander are lostall who wander are lost, is a line from the poem "All that is gold does not gli
Not all who wander are lost
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
all who wander are lost, is a line from the poem "All that is gold does not glitter," written by J. R. R. Tolkien for The Lord of the Rings. A fitting quote when describing the three souls who wandered through Sidney, Wednesday. A 1969 Dodge... Read more
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The New Statesman
Hate Brexit Britain? 7 of the best places for political progressives to emigrate tobeen legal in New Zealand since 2013, and sexual discrimination is illegal. But
Hate Brexit Britain? 7 of the best places for political progressives to emigrate to
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
been legal in New Zealand since 2013, and sexual discrimination is illegal. But more importantly, you can live out your own Lord of the Rings movie again and again. As they say, one referendum to rule them all and in the darkness bind them... 3.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Turk who depicted Erdogan as Gollum gets suspended jail termMan who depicted Turkey's President Erdogan as Gollum from Lord Of The Rings is
Turk who depicted Erdogan as Gollum gets suspended jail term
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Man who depicted Turkey's President Erdogan as Gollum from Lord Of The Rings is given a one year jail sentence Rifat Cetin likened President Tayyip Erdogan to the character Gollum He posted the offending image on Facebook in 2014 Turkish court... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Woman trolled after announcing pregnancy to wrong personreplied, “Ok ok ok you're gonna have to narrow it down for me,” and then posted
Woman trolled after announcing pregnancy to wrong person
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
replied, “Ok ok ok you're gonna have to narrow it down for me,” and then posted a series of pictures of famous Sams - from Lord Of The Rings' Samwise Gamgee to Game of Thrones' Samwell Tarly. With every picture she asked her which Sam was... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Michael Arace commentary | Buffalo pines for its own paradepeople lined the streets of Cleveland to celebrate the Cavaliers’ NBA title Wed
Michael Arace commentary | Buffalo pines for its own parade
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
people lined the streets of Cleveland to celebrate the Cavaliers’ NBA title Wednesday. It scene was like the end of "The Lord of the Rings," when the Eye of Sauron is finally destroyed, darkness has lifted and the new king is crowned. The dreaded... Read more
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Lifehacker
The Fantasy Soundtrack Playlistit’s the instantly iconic masterpiece of the Game of Thrones opening, or the ge
The Fantasy Soundtrack Playlist
Lifehacker / Posted 4 days ago
it’s the instantly iconic masterpiece of the Game of Thrones opening, or the genius interplay of leitmotifs throughout the Lord of the Rings trilogy, the fantasy genre is full of music that lives up to the name “fantastic.” This playlist, from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Liv Tyler cradles her baby bump as she grabs lunch with dad Stevenholiday with fiancé Dave Gardner and 16-month-old son, Sailor, had much catchin
Liv Tyler cradles her baby bump as she grabs lunch with dad Steven
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
holiday with fiancé Dave Gardner and 16-month-old son, Sailor, had much catching up to do with the Aerosmith singer. The Lord of the Rings actress covered up her pregnant bump in a white and black cotton dress with a black cardigan she threw... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Too precious: Turkish president's comparison to Gollum earns suspended jail sentencehas been handed a suspended jail sentence for insulting the Turkish president R
Too precious: Turkish president's comparison to Gollum earns suspended jail sentence
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
has been handed a suspended jail sentence for insulting the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan by depicting him as the Lord of the Rings character Gollum. According to reports, a court in the south-west province of Antalya sentenced Rifat... Read more
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express
Man who compared Turkish leader Erdogan to Lord of the Rings character Gollum spared jail TURKEY’S tyrannical president Recep Erdogan has always had a reputation for b
Man who compared Turkish leader Erdogan to Lord of the Rings character Gollum spared jail
express / Posted 4 days ago
TURKEY’S tyrannical president Recep Erdogan has always had a reputation for being precious about his image. Recep Erdogan has taken a man to court for... Read more
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Reuters
Turk who depicted Erdogan as Gollum gets suspended jail terma news conference at State House in Nairobi, Kenya June 2, 2016. ANKARA A man
Turk who depicted Erdogan as Gollum gets suspended jail term
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
a news conference at State House in Nairobi, Kenya June 2, 2016. ANKARA A man who depicted Tayyip Erdogan as the 'Lord of the Rings' character Gollum was convicted of insulting the president on Thursday and warned he faced a year in jail... Read more
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So Bad So Good
This Self-Taught 19-Year-Old Creates The Most Terrifying Makeup Looksfor makeup". Her scary looks pay homage to characters from Silence of the Lambs
This Self-Taught 19-Year-Old Creates The Most Terrifying Makeup Looks
So Bad So Good / Posted 5 days ago
for makeup". Her scary looks pay homage to characters from Silence of the Lambs, Pans Labyrinth, and even Gollum from _The Lord of the Rings. According to the 19-year-old, her scary hobby began just one year ago when she needed the perfect look... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turk who depicted Erdogan as Gollum gets suspended jail termANKARA: A man who depicted Tayyip Erdogan as the 'Lord of the Rings' character
Turk who depicted Erdogan as Gollum gets suspended jail term
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
ANKARA: A man who depicted Tayyip Erdogan as the 'Lord of the Rings' character Gollum was convicted of insulting the president on Thursday and warned he faced a year in jail if he committed another crime, the Hurriyet newspaper reported. A court in... Read more
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express
'My Precious' Lord of the Rings map with hand-written notes by JRR Tolkein goes on display TOLKEIN fans can see a newly discovered map of Middle Earth drawn by Christop
'My Precious' Lord of the Rings map with hand-written notes by JRR Tolkein goes on display
express / Posted 5 days ago
TOLKEIN fans can see a newly discovered map of Middle Earth drawn by Christopher Tolkein with hand-written notes by the author, himself. The map was only... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Brexit Referendum: Why ‘Lord of the Rings’ Actor John Rhys-Davies Can’t Voteremaining in the EU and will turn out for Thursday’s Brexit referendum. But the
Brexit Referendum: Why ‘Lord of the Rings’ Actor John Rhys-Davies Can’t Vote
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
remaining in the EU and will turn out for Thursday’s Brexit referendum. But the man who played dwarf warrior Gimli in The Lord of the Rings films will not get a chance to join the fellowship of voters. John Rhys-Davies, who also appeared in two... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Five things you need to know for todaywill be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on
Five things you need to know for today
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
will be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on show today is annotated by author of the Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit JRR Tolkien and depicts the ideas behind the fantasy world he created for these... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Five things you need to know for todaywill be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on
Five things you need to know for today
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
will be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on show today is annotated by author of the Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit JRR Tolkien and depicts the ideas behind the fantasy world he created for these... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
From rugby OE to the Spanish Olympic teamhardest of sporting hearts could only melt watching their veteran captain Pablo
From rugby OE to the Spanish Olympic team
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
hardest of sporting hearts could only melt watching their veteran captain Pablo Feijoo - known as Gandalf after the wise Lord of the Rings wizard - shed tears at Stade Louis II. "We've been working some of us for 15 years for this," he told a TV... Read more
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Perth Now
Pregnant woman mercilessly trolledto share a picture of Sam Winchester, a character on the US TV show, asking: “W
Pregnant woman mercilessly trolled
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
to share a picture of Sam Winchester, a character on the US TV show, asking: “Was it this Sam?” and a picture of Sam from Lord of the Rings, followed by the same question. Then she shared an image of unlikely hunk Samwell Tarly from Games of... Read more
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TribLIVE
PSO ends Pops season with Howard Shore worksShore put together from his music for “The Hobbit,” followed after intermission
PSO ends Pops season with Howard Shore works
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Shore put together from his music for “The Hobbit,” followed after intermission by music from other films such as “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy, “The Aviator,” “Mrs. Doubtfire,” “The Silence of the Lambs” and “Hugo.” Shore fell in love with... Read more
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IGN
Hunt for the Wilderpeople Reviewcare, Ricky has had time to take in a ton of pop culture and, in some of the mo
Hunt for the Wilderpeople Review
IGN / Posted 5 days ago
care, Ricky has had time to take in a ton of pop culture and, in some of the movie's best moments is able to talk about Lord of the Rings, Tupac, and The Terminator. Although he may be loathe to admit it, Neill's Hec is quite similar to Ricky.... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Inside Joyland: China's Brazenly Fake 'Warcraft' Theme Parkas to whether this was a rip-off too, but later realized that the statues owed
Inside Joyland: China's Brazenly Fake 'Warcraft' Theme Park
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
as to whether this was a rip-off too, but later realized that the statues owed more to the The Gates of Argonath from The Lord of the Rings. Similarly, the imposing dwarf bridge that connected Terrain of Magic to the World of Legend zone seemed to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Rare map of Middle-earth goes on display for Tolkien fans for one day onlywill be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on
Rare map of Middle-earth goes on display for Tolkien fans for one day only
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
will be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on show today is annotated by author of the Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit JRR Tolkien and depicts the ideas behind the fantasy world he created for these... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Rare map of Middle-earth goes on display for Tolkien fans for one day onlywill be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on
Rare map of Middle-earth goes on display for Tolkien fans for one day only
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
will be on display for Tolkien fans to enjoy at an Oxford Library. The map on show today is annotated by author of the Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit JRR Tolkien and depicts the ideas behind the fantasy world he created for these... Read more
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