Tag: Bilbo Baggins

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Peter Jackson keeps Bilbo Baggins' house in his basement

Peter Jackson keeps Bag End in his basement.

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Image of the day: Bilbo looks downcast in The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies teaser poster

Peter Jackson’s final foray into Middle-earth is coming this winter…and Bilbo Baggins looks ready.

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Leonard Nimoy And Zachary Quinto Drives Audi Toward Geek Market

Leonard Nimoy didn’t know why the creators of the recent Star Trek-based Audi commercial had asked him to sing a few bars of his hilariously campy song from 1967, “The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins.” “I said, if you want me to do it, I’ll do it. I don’t know why it’s in the spot.” Nimoy, who created the role of Spock in the 1967-1969 series Star Trek, told me in a telephone interview that the response to song “was a complete surprise to me.”

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How Much Does It Cost to Buy Bilbo Baggins’ Hobbit Hole?

“In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms…. it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.” But all the comfort of Bilbo’s home, Bag End, comes at a price (if Middle Earth were real, that is). And that price has recently been calculated by Movoto Realty.

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