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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The third installment of the Hobbit series is an engaging sword-and-sorcery tale. It just hasn’t have much to do with J.R.R. Tolkien’s beloved book. Continue reading

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

In giving it the grand, elongated “Lord of the Rings” treatment, casual fans may feel Tolkien’s tender prequel has been burgled of much of its charm. Continue reading

The Hobbit: The Story So Far

…but it’s still a year until Part One! Continue reading

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The Lovely Bones

A disappointment that still resulted in a worthy film, “The Lovely Bones” arrives on video this week. Continue reading