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A to Z Challenge: Fictional Favorites, Day 20

T is for — TinTin, from The Adventures of TinTin by Belgian cartoonist Herge

I’d never heard of TinTin until my family and I saw the Steven Spielberg / Peter Jackson movie… 201 more words


Go, Bilbo, Go

Everyone’s favorite hobbit is halfway home

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Blu-ray Combo Pack $35.95/DVD $28.98 (Warner Bros. Home Entertainment)

Lord of the Rings… 97 more words

Pop Culture

The Hobbit - The Desolation Of Smaug (2013)

Here we go again.  161 minutes of deepest, darkest Tolkien, albeit adapted by Peter Jackson and team.

Thankfully, there is much more of a gallop at the start of this film when compared to its predecessor. 683 more words


The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug - review

The second Hobbit film continues where the first one left off, a group of short hairy men, who are all pretty indistinguishable from each other, apart from the leader, the hot one and the one from Sherlock. 365 more words


Púkel man spotted in the High Fells!

This is strictly non-canon but I’m going to throw it out there and receive your feedback …

You may have already noticed, upon prior viewings of… 261 more words

The Films

The Thematic Significance of Weapons in The Desolation of Smaug

For my first article on The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, I want to talk about the weapons. Although it’s a common theme across all of the Middle-earth movies, it seems clear that possessing weapons directly expresses a character’s power to exact their will on those around them. 1,455 more words

Commentary & Analysis

The Hobbit Movies

Last night and this morning I’ve sat down and watched the three Lord Of The Rings movies. I am not someone who read the books, nor have I read The Hobbit or any of J.R.R. 135 more words