Tag Archives: The Hobbit

“Hope in the Disastrous World of Time”

It’s always good to find writers you appreciate writing well about the stories you love.  Even though I can’t yet bring myself to reread the Harry Potter series, I always enjoy reading things about the story of “the boy who … Continue reading

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Where Tea is at Four

Over the last week or so, I’ve been watching the extended editions of The Hobbit.  I think it’s the first time that I’ve made a point of watching them back-to-back (or at least close to it).  The extended version of … Continue reading

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Let the Took Decide

From The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien: As they sang the hobbit felt the love of beautiful things  made by hands and by cunning and by magic moving through him, a fierce and a jealous love, the desire of the hearts … Continue reading

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An Allowance for the War of Five Armies

A just-released preview scene from this month’s The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.  The clock is ticking.

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A Hobbit Walks into a Coffee Shop

The extended edition of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug drops tomorrow.  The director’s cut has about 25 minutes added to the feature.  I’m hopeful.  While DOS flowed better than An Unexpected Journey, it also felt off in its own … Continue reading

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Must-See Hobbit TV

This is what the internet was made for. . .   The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug dropped this past week.  Can’t wait to see what the extended version looks like.  Someday soon I’ll get my thoughts on my last … Continue reading

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From Rivendell: An Extended Clip from the Hobbit

One of my favorite parts of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was the time spent in Rivendell.  It was nice seeing the interplay between Gandalf, Elrond, and Galadriel, seeing them smile and enjoy each other’s company as they moved across … Continue reading

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