the smartest kid on earth
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In which a bunch of Twitter academics talk about the coming Hobbit disaster for like three hours or something.
Written by gerrycanavan
December 5, 2012 at 12:18 pm
Posted in Look at what I found on the Internet
Tagged with film, Lord of the Rings, nerds, Peter Jackson, The Hobbit, Tolkien, Twitter
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A friend of mine is a movie critic. He has generally echoed the worry found in the several hours of twitter unhappiness, but recently said that all seems a little better if he thinks of The Hobbit movies as LOTR for kids.
I don’t think it’s just a matter lowering expectations to a kids movie. It’s… well, yeah, that’s exactly what it is, but it still might help.
December 7, 2012 at 7:56 am
But the LOTR movies were already for kids! What age are we talking?
December 7, 2012 at 7:57 am
The Hobbit begins at conception?
December 7, 2012 at 8:46 pm
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