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Blu-ray Review: ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

The Hobbit, The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo

If you’re a fan of Peter Jackson’s treatment of Tolkien’s work, there’s no reason not to pick this up right away. Read More »

Book Review: A Game of Thrones Series by George R. R. Martin

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Time magazine called the author "an American Tolkien". High praise indeed -- but is it accurate? Read More »

Movie Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit is definitely worth reading, but if you find the 305 pages a little daunting then Peter Jackson's new release will do just as well. Read More »

Book Review: Orders from Berlin by Simon Tolkien

Hitler versus Churchhill: Killing Words Read More »

Movie Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – Not Quite What I Expected

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is a fun romp; just don't expect too much. Read More »

PlayStation 3 Review: Lego: The Lord of the Rings

Lego: The Lord of the Rings is the deepest adventure yet in a Lego game and is a beautiful effort despite a few technical issues. Read More »

Worldcon Interview with Patrick Rothfuss, Author of The Kingkiller Chronicle

A magician should never reveal his tricks, they say. Well, this one does, and the stories he's conjured up are all the better for it. Read More »

Book Review: The Name of the Wind: The Kingkiller Chronicle, Day One by Patrick Rothfuss

Rothfuss is one of those new voices in fantasy literature that actually lives up to the hype; The Name of the Wind is his first book. Read More »

Book Review: The Fellowship of the Ring (The Lord of the Rings, Vol.One) by J.R.R. Tolkien

A modern review of this still worthy and classic high fantasy tale of adventure, magic, friendship, and courage. Read More »

Theater Review (LA): Fellowship!

The multiple-award winning musical spoof returns to Los Angeles for a run at Trepany House at the Steve Allen Theater. Read More »