The Hobbit

I built my own ‘Hobbit House’ for just $5K

Fed up with the stress of city life, this 31-year-old built his own “Hobbit House.” Here’s a look inside Kris Harbour’s off-the-grid home in the …

Wales

Seattle: Home of the Half-Million Dollar Shack

The commute from Tacoma isn't <i>that</i> bad, right? by Katie HerzogThank you, Redfin, for ruining whatever hopes us non-riches have of ever owning a square …

Commuting

Londoner, 31, quits city life and £400k mortgages to build £4k 'Hobbit house' in Welsh woodland he bought on eBay and live without bills

A LONDONER has given up his City job and high-flying lifestyle to build a £4,000 'hobbit home' in the Welsh countryside.<p>Kris Harbour owned two …

Wales

Hobbit Holes Card

I love to see two of my favorite things put together, in this case it’s stamping and The Hobbit. Sandy Allnock used the Hobbit Door stamp set from …

Crafting

Live out your Bilbo Baggins fantasies in this Alaskan 'Hobbit House'

This intriguing home in Wasilla, AK, looks like it's arrived straight from the Shire. Built into the surrounding hillside, it has a sod roof covered in trees. It fits into its surroundings so naturally, the current owner has found moose wandering atop the house!<p>But unlike the hobbit houses in the …

Green Roofs

Evangeline Lilly retired from acting until The Hobbit encouraged her back

Evangeline Lilly has revealed that she quit acting soon after <b>Lost</b> until a role in <b>The Hobbit</b> franchise encouraged her to return.<p><b>Ant-Man and the Wasp</b> …

Marvel Universe

Netflix's next batch of Castlevania episodes arrive in time for Halloween

It's currently 30C outside and football's coming home, but we're looking to the future - the cooler, darker evenings of autumn - and …

It's Coming Home

Castlevania season 2 release date announced by Netflix, first look revealed

<i>Castlevania</i>’s first season was met with huge praise, anime and video-game fans alike won over by the Netflix series – the only problem was that the …

Anime

Building a Primitive Hobbit Hut

LinkAt first glance, we thought we were watching another video by Primitive Technology, but this hobbit-style hut was constructed by competing …

Time-lapse Photography

David Parker starts moving chess pieces in looming LOTR/Hobbit Law backlash

<i>Gimmie some money</i><p>David Parker is the giant brain behind Labour and he is brilliantly moving chess pieces in the looming LOTR/Hobbit Law …

Movies

Merlin 7th Dimension(Brazil Guestmix)

THE WIZARD DK - Merlin 7th Dimension(Brazil Guestmix)<p>Aired By:<br>https://www.conteudoscriativos.com.br<br>Music Page …

Game of Thrones

BDE: Nick Kroll Talks To BOSSIP About Playing A Big Di** In “Uncle Drew” And Lil Rel Embraces His Hobbit Status [VIDEO]

Comedians Lil Rel And Nick Kroll Talk “Uncle Drew” Roasting And Dream TeamsNick Kroll plays the villain in “Uncle Drew” and he took his job very …

African-American Culture

New Mortal Engines Featurette Shows an Epic Scale Fantasy

BEGIN SLIDESHOW<i></i>New Mortal Engines featurette shows an epic scale fantasyUniversal Pictures has released a brand new behind-the-scenes featurette for …

Movies

Radical makeover for premiership netball presenter Courtney Tairi

It won't be a one-eyed commentator, but a big-nosed bearded presenter for Wednesday night's national premiership netball game between the Waikato Bay …

Sport (New Zealand)

Watch: Willie Nelson’s ‘Smokin” Audition for ‘The Hobbit’

During a recent trip to <i>Conan</i>, Willie Nelson took some time to put together a sizzling audition reel for Peter Jackson, in the hope that he might be …

Willie Nelson

Waikato-BOP Magic, Northern Mystics meet in Hobbiton for ANZ Premiership game

MARK TAYLOR / STUFF<p>The Claudelands Arena will become a Hobbiton away from home on Wednesday night when the Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic host the …

Sport (New Zealand)

Bukidnon agro-eco farm features 'hobbit homes'

MALAYBALAY CITY - If you are a fan of fictional movies like "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit," then the 22-hectare Mt. Kitanglad Agro-Eco Farm …

Sea Level

“Sneaky Little Hobbitses” Are Why Peter Jackson Didn’t Direct ‘Mortal Engines’

We know that ‘Mortal Engines‘ have been on Peter Jackson’s mind for quite some time but there is a reason that he only write and produced the film …

Movies

Josh Brolin says Benedict Cumberbatch's performance as a dragon in 'The Hobbit' convinced him to play the 'Avengers: Infinity War' villain

Josh Brolin has played complex villains in two separate Marvel films in 2018, "Avengers: Infinity War" and "Deadpool 2." But it wasn't until he saw future co-star Benedict Cumberbatch's performance as Smaug in "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug," that he was convinced to take on the villainous …

Marvel Universe

Two New Species of ‘Hobbit Shrimp’ That live in Sea Squirts

The Bilbo Baggins shrimp is one of two new species of ‘hobbit shrimp’ recently described and observed to have a fascinating behavior. The two new …

Reef Aquariums

Hobbit's five armies clash in Czech forest

DOKSY, The Czech Republic (Reuters) - Spears crossed, swords touched and arrows flew in a Czech forest over the weekend as hundreds of fans of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit reenacted a major battle.<p>More than 1,000 people, dressed in costumes from Tolkien's books, took part in the Battle of the Five …

J.R.R. Tolkien

Tolkien fans dress as dwarves and orcs to recreate the fantasy author's battle Of The Five Armies

Now that looks like a nasty hobbit! Tolkien fans dress as elves, dwarves and orcs to recreate the fantasy author's Battle of the Five Armies in Czech …

Board Games

THE HOBBIT Actor Richard Armitage Confirms That He Was On The Shortlist To Play BATMAN

Before Ben Affleck landed the role of <i>The Batman</i>, there were rumors that Richard Armitage had also been in line to don the cape 'n cowl, and now the …

Movies

How old is James Nesbitt, what are the Cold Feet star's hit TV shows, who's his ex-wife and does he have a girlfriend?

NORTHERN Irish actor James Nesbitt has become a TV star on both sides of the Atlantic following humble beginnings in Cold Feet.<p>Here's what we know …

Celebrity (UK)

Hairy shrimp named after obvious Lord of the Rings character

Werner de Gier, a biology student at Leiden University, and shrimp expert Charles Fransen were faced with the prospect of naming a newly discovered shrimp with hairy legs. They did what any self-respecting scientists would do and named it after Bilbo Baggins, the hairy-footed hobbit from The Hobbit …

The Future

3D Printed Hobbit Freebies

In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, …

Freebies

New Shrimp Species Named After Tolkien’s Bilbo Baggins Due To Its ‘Hobbit’ Features

An unexpected journey has led a biologist to stumble upon a 'Hobbit' shrimp species living 'in a hole in a tunicate.'<p>A newfound species of tiny …

Dental Care

In a hole in a tunicate there lived a hobbit: New shrimp species named after Bilbo Baggins

Two new species of tiny symbiotic shrimps are described, illustrated and named by biology student at Leiden University Werner de Gier as part of his …

Dental Care

My Precious—Ancient Ring That May Inspired Tolkien’s The Hobbit Found In The U.K.

In what was once the housekeeper’s office of a Tudor mansion in Hampshire, a very odd golden ring glitters on a revolving stand in a tall perspex …

Jewelry

‘Mortal Engines’ Trailer: ‘The Hobbit’ Team Takes On Life In The Big City

Universal and MRC have released the official trailer for <i>Mortal Engines</i>, the post-apocalyptic thriller based Philip Reeve’s award-winning Scholastic …

Movies