Browne praised by Australian boxing federation

LUCAS BROWNE has received an official letter of praise from the Australian National Boxing Federation for his historic Commonwealth title victory in England last month.Browne, 35, halted Canada's Eric Martel Bahoeli in the fifth round to become the first fighter from down under to hold the heavyweight version of the crown since the legendary Peter Jackson back in 1892.In the...
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Throwback Thursday: Young Peter Jackson And Dixie Kid Fight To A Stalemate

(Young Peter Jackson; via) Even the most rabid of boxing fans would have to scrape the look of perplexity off their faces if asked about that time Sim Thompkins and Aaron Lister Brown met in a ring. But tell them Young Peter Jackson and Dixie Kid squared off, and that might be speaking their language.   Around the time of their meeting on December 26, 1904, nicknames...
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Stunning View of New Zealand As Seen From The Cockpit

Check out this incredible view of Queenstown, New Zealand from a cockpit and see why Peter Jackson picked this fantastic country to film Lord of the Rings. With that being said, the music (Coldplay’s “Paradise”) takes away from the epic vista, so I suggest muting it and playing something more grandiose, like “Heart of the Sunrise” by Yes.
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October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Thug Notes’ ‘The Hobbit’ is better than Peter Jackson’s

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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

New Zealand Sweeps RWC7s; US Women Take 3rd

Aside from sheep and Peter Jackson, New Zealand is most known for rugby.  And at least on that front, they are now kings — and queens — of all they survey. Both the men’s and women’s iterations of the All Blacks went undefeated en route to winning their cup finals at the Rugby World Cup 7s at Lushinski Stadium in Moscow this past weekend.  The men’s sevens blanked England...
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July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Peter Jackson Releases Production Diary of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Get your first glimpse of the behind the scenes production of the 2nd film in the Peter Jackson 3 part series of The Hobbit. With new locations like Dale and Laketown, along with new characters including the return of Orlando Bloom’s Legolas, there is a lot to look forward to later this year. If your interested in all the fun these lively dwarves have behind the scenes I recommend...
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July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

First Trailer For The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, the second installment of Peter Jackson’ completely unnecessary(-yet-still-awesome) The Hobbit trilogy, isn’t out for another six months. However, the first trailer was released today — and one very familiar face from Middle Earth makes an appearance. [YouTube] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Movie Review: ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’, Part 1: What Worked and What Didn’t

‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ made 84.6 million dollars this past weekend. And rightfully so, this first part of the trilogy has become the highest grossing film in December ever, surpassing the first 3 ‘Lord of the Rings’ films. Overall in comparison with the book by J.R.R. Tolkien, Peter Jackson has made ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ a beautiful adaption...
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December 18, 2012  |  Discuss

New trailer for ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’

Here’s yet another trailer for ‘The Hobbit’ with more evidence of how Peter Jackson is going to make this story one of the most epic movie trilogy’s of all time. Even though there have been ample amount of trailers already released, Ill never get sick of them because they get better and better. It is getting harder to be patient for the December 14th release date.
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September 19, 2012  |  Discuss

The Hobbit – Official Movie Trailer

Here is another trailer for The Hobbit which looks as good as any of the Lord of the Rings movies. Thanks to The Daily What for finding this solid piece of theatrical goodness. Peter Jackson’s return to Middle Earth stars Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter, Mark Hadlow, Graham McTavish, Dean Ogorman, Peter Hambleton, Aidan Turner, Jed Brophy, John Callen...
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September 19, 2012  |  Discuss

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