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Tolkien's oldest story to hit stores

For fans of J R R Tolkien (1892-1973), April will be the nicest month.It sees the worldwide release in eight languages, on April 17, of The Children of Hurin, a previously unpublished tale that was......

The Lord of the Rings rooted in racism: Academic

An American academic, who teaches at the Warwick University in the United Kingdom, has described J R R Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings trilogy as an 'epic rooted in racism'.Dr Stephen Shapiro, an......

NRI boy wins BBC's Junior Mastermind

A 10-year-old Indian boy has emerged as the youngest champion in the history of a BBC quiz show, Junior Mastermind.David Verghese, who made it to the BBC1 show finals sailing through the heats, had......

Sahara makes $2-billion bid for MGM

Sahara India Pariwar has made a $2-billion bid to buy the debt of struggling Hollywood studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Inc. Agency reports said the new offer came a day after MGM said it had got......

Get high on multimedia games this summer

Not interested in catching the latest Bollywood release or Oscar nominated movie screening at a multiplex this summer? How about racing cars? Warming up to the FIFA 2006 frenzy? Getting transported......

Top-earning dead celebrities

They're famous across the globe. Their work is treasured by millions. And they're rolling in cash--they just can't spend any of it. The 13 members of our annual Top-Earning Dead Celebrities list......

LOTR heirs demand share of profits

Here's a classic case of being left out in the cold.The heirs of J R R Tolkien, the creator of The Lords Of The Rings are demanding their share of the profits made from the series' success......

Rahman's Lord of the Rings opens!

The world's biggest musical is now open.The epic musical adaptation of J R R Tolkien's Lord Of The Rings saga opened in Canada on Thursday night, and this is one really massive production. Costing......

Big Fish outsmarts the King

After reigning for three weeks, the third instalment in the J R R Tolkien saga seems to have been finally swallowed by Big Fish, a quirky film about a dying man with fabulous imagination and his......

Review: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is brilliant

According to Sukanya Verma, The Hobbit series continues to exhilarate and astound with The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.With over a decade spent immersed in Middle Earth......

Review: Thor: The Dark World is silly and it knows it

You'll be hard pressed to find another hero so totally, awesomely Super, insists Raja Sen. It might seem absurdly obvious, but sometimes we forget that comic book movies just need to be comic.......
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Q. march 25 is Tolkien Reading Day. Why did the tolkien society choose this date ?
Raju:  A.  more

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Q. FFF-Who is the author of The Grapes Of Wrath?a) Ernest Hemingway b) J.R.R. Tolkienc) Umberto Eco d) John Steinbeck
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. The society chose an important date from the book for the reading day. March twenty fifth is the Downfall of Sauron.In recent years The Tolkien...... more

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Q. What is common between the novels, `Lord of the Rings' and `The Hobbitis'?
Dimple:  A. john Steinbeck more

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Q. what was the first of JRR Tolkien's novels to be published after his death ?
Raju:  A. These have been written by JRR Tolkien more

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Q. Who is the author of The Grapes Of Wrath?1.John Steinbeck2.J.R.R. Tolkien3.Umberto Eco4.Ernest Hemingway
Rajan:  A. THE SILMARILLION more

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The Battle of the Five Armies trailer

Are you ready to witness the defining chapter of the middle-earth saga? The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies , scheduled to release this... ...

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Cate Blanchett was desperate to act in 'The Hobbit'

London, Jul 30 (PTI) Cate Blanchett, who plays ethereal elf Lady Galadriel in 'Lord of the Rings', instead wanted to be a dwarf on the movie... ...

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Two of the most powerful and magical weapons to feature in Lord of the Rings now up for grabs

LONDON: Two of the most powerful and magical weapons to feature in J R R Tolkien's Lord of the Rings, wizard Saruman's staff and Aragorn's sword... ...

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Author & Former War Correspondent Daniel Grotta Discusses the History & Importance of the Nation's Highest Military Award -- The Medal of Honor (video)

PRWeb 2014-07-29 In light of President Obama's recent awarding of the Medal of Honor to former Staff Sargent Ryan Pitts for valor in Afghanistan... ...

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Hobbit cast tease trailer, bloopers at Comic-Con

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies launched a full-scale assault on Comic-Con. The cast and crew from the final installment of The Hobbit... ...

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