An email from Sir Peter Jackson shows union action had
nothing to do with Warner Bros.' decision on whether or not
The Hobbit would be filmed in New Zealand, says Council of
Trade Unions president Helen Kelly.
Troubled movie studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer said today that a
federal bankruptcy court has approved a prepackaged
bankruptcy plan in which its lenders will exchange nearly
$US5 billion in debt for ownership of the company responsible
for half of The Hobbit movies.