Tag Archives: 48fps

Report Claims X-Men Days Of Future Past Will Be Released In Hobbit-y 48fps, But I’m Not So Sure…

Way back in the spring, just ahead of starting production on Days of Future Past, Bryan Singer told me, directly and openly, that they’d be shooting in 3D but at the typical 24fps…

Weta Digital’s Joe Letteri On The Hobbit, VFX And 48fps

There were a few sticking points…

A List Of UK Cinemas Now Booking For The Hobbit In 48fps HFR – UPDATED QUINCE

Per capita, we’re definitely doing better than the US here. Lots of cities to choose from.

Just Two UK Cinemas Announced For 48fps Hobbit – And One Is Still Being Built

Britain is getting the bum end of the Hobbit stick.

70 More Of The 450 US Cinemas Where You’ll Be Able To See The Hobbit In 48fps

Tickets on sale today.

91 Cinemas Where You’ll Be Able To See The Hobbit At 48fps

Where to see Peter Jackson’s cutting edge picture the way he intended.

Lucky For Some – UK Hobbit Release Brought Forward Just A Little

There’s nothing scary about December Thursday 13th.

You Won’t Pay Extra To See The Hobbit At 48FPS

When digital 3D was rolled out wide across the multiplexes, it came with a surcharge. This, we were told, was to subsidise the expense of the equipment to make the projection possible. Okay… and since Avatar paid for that several …

Hobbit To Receive Only A “Select” Release At 48FPS, And That’s A Bad Thing

A kind of sentimentality is getting in the way again.

Disappointing: Jackson Blinked, Comic-Con Hobbit Footage To Be 24fps 2D Only

Peter Jackson‘s The Hobbit is at the cutting edge of a certain kind of film making technology and will bring the extraordinary new look and feel of 48fps feature films to a very wide audience. After showing off some scenes …

Comic-Con Poster For The Hobbit Is Pastoral But Overcast

Looks like there’s rain on the way, Hobbiton. Better get your socks and knickers in off the line. Here’s the Comic-Con poster for Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. The film will be part of Warner Bros.’ panel next …

First Trailer For The Hobbit – UPDATED With Teaser Image

For the couple of minutes you spend watching the first trailer for The Hobbit, you might feel like a long, long wait is over… …shortly afterwards, you may remember that a long, long wait still lies ahead as The Hobbit: …

Exactly One Year Before The Hobbit Opens, The Official Blurb Is Unveiled

One year from today, the first in Peter Jackson’s pair of Hobbit films will finally be playing in cinemas. Another way to look at that is: crikey, Jackson, you’re not going to sleep much for the next twelve months. On …

Peter Jackson’s New Hobbit Video Blog – 3D, 48fps, Raw Footage And More

I’d say the two biggest cheerleaders for 3D are Ridley Scott and Peter Jackson*, both of which have said before that they never want to make another film in 2D. In his latest videoblog, Jackson says that he’d also have …

Tuesday Night Mini-Rushes – Cameron Returns To Terminator, Gets Theme Park, Pushes Cinema Technology

Busy day tomorrow, with an early start. This means I’m going to be keeping this installment of Rushes pretty darn short, and most of the stories will be deferred, redirected into tomorrow’s installment. I’ve decided to run with just three …

Andy Serkis Directing Second Unit On The Hobbit, Film Being Shot At 48 FPS

Peter Jackson has selected Andy Serkis to shoot second unit footage, including both performance capture and live action material, for The Hobbit. When we say second unit, we might mean third, or fourth. Or fifth. Or probably anything up to …