TomTom has made the journey to find "the precious" a much simpler exercise, mapping out filming locations for Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit and eight other Hollywood films.
Tourist numbers are up, thanks to an early Easter, the England cricket team's tour and The Hobbit marketing campaigns.
Sir Peter Jackson hosted a live-streamed event today giving fans a sneak peek at The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug.
Martin Freeman, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and Skyfall have been honoured at the Jameson Empire Awards in London.
Many New Zealanders believe bumped-up Government subsidies for Warners Bros should be paid back.
Sir Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has become the 15th film in history to exceed US$1 billion at the worldwide box office.
Warner Bros withheld the announcement that Actors Equity had agreed to lift its boycott on the Hobbit movies.
Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has been honoured at the NME Awards in London where The Rolling Stones picked up two trophies.
Actors' rep say a protest held to keep the filming of the Hobbit trilogy in NZ was a "march of the patsies".
In 2010, making the Hobbit in New Zealand appeared to be in grave doubt. People protested against the Actors Union in the streets.
The Government has released 41 pages of emails and documents regarding the filming of The Hobbit trilogy in New Zealand.
The first film in the Hobbit trilogy, An Unexpected Journey, is nominated for three awards: makeup and hairstyling, production design and visual effects.
Sir Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will lead the way at the 2013 Saturn Awards after landing nine nominations.
The world premiere of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey injected $11.7 million into the Wellington economy.
Sir Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has landed an Academy Award for its visual effects team at a pre-Oscars ceremony in California.
Prime Minister John Key isn't worried about threats over the Hobbit documents and says it's "highly likely" they will be released.
Warner Bros has warned that the release of government documents on the Hobbit deal would be a "major disincentive" to future film-making in New Zealand.
The Ombudsman has ordered the Government to release documents about the deal it struck to ensure the Hobbit movies were made in New Zealand.
Ang Lee was the big winner at the Visual Effects Society Awards this week - his Life Of Pi movie won four major trophies and he walked away with a special prize in honour of his career.
New Zealand's Weta Workshop and Pukeko Pictures are bringing Thunderbirds back in a new TV series.
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