The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Opens Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 Synopsis: Peter Jackson takes cues from the appendices of The Lord of the Rings to expand New Line Cinema's Hobbit adaptation with this third film completing the epic tale of Bilbo Baggins, as played by Martin Freeman. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis, Elijah Wood Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Put Mideast in perspective

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...investigating.Family friend Kim Howard described Irizarry as "a great, hands-on father" to three children. He was an Army sergeant stationed at Fort Stewart in Georgia, according to officials, and Howard said the family was scheduled to be stationed...

Rhodes: 'Get On Up' is accurate depiction of James Brown's life

...him when he threatened people at an insurance conference but didn't fire it.? His father served in the Navy and not the Army.? His son Teddy was buried in Toccoa, Ga., and not Augusta.? He and some of his band members and backup singer Marva...

Moving? How to choose the right school from afar

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Patrick Eger sets bowfishing record with catch

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Don Feldman

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