A New J.R.R. Tolkien Collection Gathers the Author’s Writings on Middle-earth’s Second Age

Image: HarperCollins With Prime Video’s prequel series The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power arriving in early September, it stands to reason there’ll be a renewed interest in J.R.R. Tolkien’s original writings on Middle-earth’s Second Age. So the timing is perfect for The Fall of Númenor, which gathers all of Tolkien’s works on the … Read more

Lord of the Rings Anime Movie Reveals Voice Cast: Eowyn Returns

Miranda Otto as Éowyn in The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Image: New Line Cinema Miranda Otto, who famously played Éowyn in The Lord of the Rings series, is slated to return to the character she portrayed in the early 2000s, Deadline reports. The new anime feature, The Lord of the Rings: The … Read more

Commentary: Hiding children from America doesn’t change the reality | Columnists

Drew Gallagher A Spotsylvania County parent recently expressed concern about eight books available to students in county school libraries and wants them removed. In a perplexingly easy way of proving her point, the parent has taken to reading the most profane passages from these books at public school board meetings. Even though the parent is … Read more

A sour Killing Eve takes an ill-fated trip to the woods

Photo: Anika Molnar/BBCA There’s a certain type of Killing Eve episode in which the only way to describe the overall tone is sour. The violence gets grimier than usual, the vision of humanity grimmer, the humor bleaker. “Don’t Get Eaten” is one of those episodes. On the one hand, episodes like this one serve as … Read more