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Riddles in the Dark 17: Radagast the Brown and the Movie App

Tolkien Professor Corey Olsen, Dave Kale, and Trish Lambert consider Radagast the Brown as he appears in The Hobbit...

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Riddles in the Dark Digest 8: Escape and Talking? Animals

Dave Kale and Trish Lambert review Riddles in the Dark episodes 14 and 15, covering Bilbo's escape from the Misty...

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Riddles in the Dark 16: Orcs and Goblins (and Zomborcs!)

Tolkien Professor Corey Olsen and Dave Kale talk about goblins and orcs as they appear in Tolkien's book and then...

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Riddles in the Dark Digest 7: Controversy!

Welcome to The Riddles in the Dark Digest Controversy episode! Dave and Trish relook at RITD Episode 13 (about...

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Riddles in the Dark Digest 6: All Gollum All the Time

Dave Kale and Trish Lambert talk Gollum, first talking about the now-answered-by-Andy-Serkis riddle presented in...

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Riddles in the Dark Digest 5: Beginning and Bilbo

In the fifth episode of Riddles in the Dark Digest, co-hosts Dave Kale and Trish Lambert share analyst and listener...

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Riddles in the Dark 15: Wargs and Eagles and Bears, Oh My!

Prof. Olsen and Dave discuss talking animals. After all, that's what the Hobbit is all about, right? The films will...

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Riddles in the Dark 14: Escape and ahem, Trilogy Announcement

Prof. Olsen and Dave discuss more character development stuff, Bilbo and the Company's escape from the goblin tunnels...

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Riddles in the Dark 13: What else but Comic-Con?

Digest co-host Trish joins Prof. Olsen and Dave as they cover all things Hobbit and Comic-Con. And Christopher...

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Riddles in the Dark Digest 4: The Split

Dave and Trish wrap up their marathon Saturday podcasting session with one more digest. This week we revisit The...

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Riddles in the Dark 12: The Riddle Game

This episode we discuss our namesake Hobbit chapter: Riddles in the Dark. We can't wait so see The Riddle Game...

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Riddles in the Dark Digest 3: Rivalries and Trollish Dilemmas

Dave and Trish are on a roll! In this episode we review predictions, analysis, and feedback on Riddles 4 and 5 and...

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Riddles in the Dark Digest 2: Now with More Azanulbizar

The Digest is back! Trish Lambert joins the Riddles team and helps Dave review predictions, analyses, and listener...

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Riddles in the Dark 11: Gollum...and Romance?

This week we discuss two topics that go hand-in-hand: Gollum and romance. Duh.

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Riddles in the Dark 10: We finally discuss the "Hobbit!"

Only four months into the podcast, we finally get around to talking about The Hobbit's titular character, Bilbo...

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Riddles in the Dark 9: Framing the Issue

We go back to the very beginning...of first Hobbit film, that is. How will The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey open...

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Riddles in the Dark 8: Cinemacon Emergency Edition

The hosts hop on the Cinemacon debate bandwagon and weigh in on the "Tomb of the Ringwraiths." How will Sauron's most...

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Riddles in the Dark 7: The Split, Part 2

The second in a two-part series on the most hotly debated Hobbit question: where will the two films be split? In this...

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Riddles in the Dark 6: The Split, Part 1

The first in a two-part series on the most hotly debated Hobbit question: where will the two films be split? In this...

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Riddles in the Dark 5: Troll Dilemmas

The first RITD episode to address humor in the Hobbit; this week we focus on Bilbo's first "successful adventure"...

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