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“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” Movie Review

(Bilbo’s Great Adventure Ends) — — Covering the last 77 pages of the book, “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Fie Armies” details the fight for Lonely Mountain now that Smaug has met his fate. Thorin, the Dwarf King, has fallen ill and is not thinking straight. The Elves and humans join forces to try to work with Thorin, but,

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“The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” Movie Review

(The Adventure Continues) – – The trilogy continues from page 123 to page 252 of the 330 page book read my review here:  “The Hobbit” by J.R. Tolkien. In this episode, the dwarves and Bilbo set out through the Mirkwood Forest on the, relatively safe, Elf path toward their destination of Lonely Mountain where Thorin will claim his throne from

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“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” Movie Review

 (Instant Classic) – – “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” is a stupendous movie.  An instant classic that is visually spectacular and interesting enough that the 170 minutes felt like 30, it was over just as it was getting interesting.  🙂 Director Peter Jackson takes a few liberties with the book ostensibly to set up the “Lord of the Rings” movies.  I

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