Movies on the Radio

Howard Shore's 'Hobbit' and Alexandre Desplat's 'Zero Dark Thirty'

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Saturday at 9 pm, Howard Shore previews his score for “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey." Plus: Alexandre Desplat shares his music for "Zero Dark Thirty.”

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Exploring The Hobbit

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Corey Olsen talks about what makes The Hobbit is one of the most widely read and best-loved books of the twentieth century. In Exploring J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit, he brings a thorough and original new reading of this great work, chapter by chapter, revealing the stories within the story.

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The Ring Haiku project

Thursday, April 05, 2012

Setting the stage for tomorrow's big Ring Haiku event!

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Studio 360

Waiting for Tolkien

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Guillermo del Toro was an inspired pick to direct the The Hobbit, the prequel to the Lord of the Rings trilogy.  If anybody can keep Bilbo from getting cute – and keep Gollum genuinely creepy -- it’s the director of Pan’s Labyrinth.  When del Toro visited Studio 360 last ...

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