For those of you who finished the recent Hobbit film trilogy wondering when they’d see Middle Earth on the big screen again, don’t hold your breath. As far as bad blood goes, the animosity between the Tolkien estate and filmmakers makes the saga’s dwarves and elves seem like best friends. A recent Ninth Circuit decision denying an anti-SLAPP motion is only the latest chapter in an ongoing fight over the extent of contractual.. Read More