Desolation of Smaug

THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG: You Have Nice Manners for a Thief

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) – Directed by Peter Jackson – Starring Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Benedict Cumberbatch, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Graham McTavish, Aidan Turner, Ken O’Gorman, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, Mark Hadlow, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Peter Hambleton, William Kircher, Stephen Hunter, Cate Blanchett, Sylvester…

THE HOBBIT: There Are Moments Which Can Change a Person for All Time

The Hobbit (1977) – a Rankin/Bass Production – Starring Orson Bean, Richard Boone, Hans Conried, John Huston, Otto Preminger, Cyril Ritchard, Brother Theodore, Paul Frees, Jack DeLeon, Don Messick, John Stephenson, Glenn Yarbrough, and Thurl Ravenscroft. As I’ve grown older, my appreciation for Rankin-Bass’ animated version of J.R.R. Tolkien’s THE HOBBIT has grown with me.…