The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Review

Orcs! Battles! Back-story! At nearly three hours, the first installment of Peter Jackson’s new Tolkien trilogy has too much of almost everything. “All good tales deserve embellishment.” It’s a line spoken by the wizard Gandalf to Bilbo Baggins early in Peter Jackson’s adaptation of the Hobbit. But is also, quite clearly, the operating premise of… Read More The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Review