Sunday, 12 August 2012

august ansible - the hobbit trilogy

Peter Jackson's and Warner Bros' plan to expand the _Hobbit_ project from two films to three -- using spare _Lord of the Rings_ material since 'There's so much good stuff in the appendices that we haven't been able to squeeze into these movies' (_Telegraph_, 26 July) -- was thoughtfully described by _The Independent_'s John Walsh as 'stretching an ant's arse over a rain barrel.' (_Independent_, 26 July) [MPJ]
- August Ansible