Our Sponsor Sideshow Collectibles Send us News
Lord of the Rings Tolkien
Search Tolkien
Lord of The RingsTheOneRing.net - Forged By And For Fans Of JRR Tolkien
Lord of The Rings Serving Middle-Earth Since The First Age

Lord of the Rings Movie News - J.R.R. Tolkien
Do you enjoy the 100% volunteer, not for profit services of TheOneRing.net?
Consider a donation!

  Main Index   Search Posts   Who's Online   Log in
The One Ring Forums: Tolkien Topics: Movie Discussion: The Hobbit:
Never mind, I've responsed to your considerable arguments in full (see above):

Captain Salt
Tol Eressea


Jan 21 2013, 7:35am


Views: 121
Shortcut
Never mind, I've responsed to your considerable arguments in full (see above): [In reply to] Can't Post

who needs sleep, right? Tongue

My Top 5 Wish List for "The Hobbit"
5. Legolas will surf down Smaug's neck
4. Bilbo will be revealed to a Robot
3. Naked PJ cameo as Ghan-Buri-Ghan
2. Use of not only 3D, but smell-o-vision, plus the inclusion of axes coming out of the seats and poking the audience when appropriate
1. Not only keep the claim that Thorin & Co. ran amok in Mirkwood "molesting people", but depict said incident in vivid detail!!!!!

Subject User Time
The Hobbit will almost certainly hold up as a bona fide chapter in a larger classic film series, despite the mixed and overly cynical reviews. . AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 5:59am
    yepper! swordwhale Send a private message to swordwhale Jan 19 2013, 6:14am
        Quite true. What I think some forget (and the mixing in of Thror's fate doubtless muddied it further) AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 6:30am
    Nothing to add except SirDennisC Send a private message to SirDennisC Jan 19 2013, 6:40am
        Yes. Unless they sold them, which seems utterly improbable. New Line was already a division of AOL/Time Warner AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 6:51am
    It will hold up imin Send a private message to imin Jan 19 2013, 7:57am
        fine line indeed. That's what is so hard here, for us as fans to comment on... though we still have a concept of how good it was of course. Xanaseb Send a private message to Xanaseb Jan 19 2013, 12:27pm
            A 6-er box will definitely occur Estel78 Send a private message to Estel78 Jan 19 2013, 1:00pm
        Funny parts of the film ceppault Send a private message to ceppault Jan 19 2013, 3:32pm
        I am fairly confident that had this film managed to get made and released 13 years ago AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 7:15pm
    Trying to make a prequel is the root of the problem burrahobbit Send a private message to burrahobbit Jan 19 2013, 11:49am
        Book adaptation versus written for the screen. glor Send a private message to glor Jan 19 2013, 3:39pm
        The threat of death is not neccessary for Drama. I don't need to fear that Margret Thatcher will be eaten by a shark AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 7:21pm
            There's very little drama in the necromancer story thread burrahobbit Send a private message to burrahobbit Jan 19 2013, 7:38pm
        Using the length of the book as criticism of the three film format. Black Breathalizer Send a private message to Black Breathalizer Jan 21 2013, 3:18pm
    It's one of those movies Súlimë Send a private message to Súlimë Jan 19 2013, 2:45pm
        Exactly my sentiment. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 8:50pm
    Pretty spot on my friend Elessar Send a private message to Elessar Jan 19 2013, 3:26pm
        Thank you, Friend AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 9:37pm
            My pleasure Elessar Send a private message to Elessar Jan 20 2013, 7:25am
                I am more or less of the same mind. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 20 2013, 5:52pm
                    I beg to disagree Black Breathalizer Send a private message to Black Breathalizer Jan 20 2013, 6:30pm
                        And yet Thror had gone mad. The movie already tells you as much. He had succumbed to "a sickness" of the mind. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 20 2013, 7:03pm
                    Agreed Elessar Send a private message to Elessar Jan 20 2013, 6:37pm
                And some are pretty Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 6:34pm
                    I guess Elessar Send a private message to Elessar Jan 20 2013, 6:40pm
                        Lol! Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 6:41pm
                            Captain Salt,does quoting yourself make the point stronger? =) Black Breathalizer Send a private message to Black Breathalizer Jan 20 2013, 6:54pm
                                Black Breathalizer, and YOUR point is what, exactly? =) // Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 7:26pm
                    But, art being subjective, there are no facts of good versus bad. Only matters of taste. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 20 2013, 7:15pm
                        Everything's subjective, and taste Aragalen the Green Send a private message to Aragalen the Green Jan 20 2013, 8:02pm
                        Well, shall we count what ways that AUJ failed to impress? Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 8:03pm
                            a rebuttal Black Breathalizer Send a private message to Black Breathalizer Jan 20 2013, 9:24pm
                                I agree thoroughly about the dwarves, and largely about the humour. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 21 2013, 12:21am
                                Again, this is simply not the case: Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 21 2013, 6:14am
                                    Aaaaaaaaaaaaallllllllllll that typing I did to specifically respond to all that your long , 7 AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 21 2013, 6:45am
                            Bilbo fretting over his handkerchief is from the book. entmaiden Send a private message to entmaiden Jan 20 2013, 9:48pm
                            I put more stock in what was impressive. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 21 2013, 12:03am
                                I won't refute all of your counter-arguments, as clearly we're not going to agree Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 21 2013, 6:57am
                                    Fair enough AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 21 2013, 7:06am
                                        Never mind, I've responsed to your considerable arguments in full (see above): Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 21 2013, 7:35am
                                Well actually, I'll just respond to your previous post in full: Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 21 2013, 7:34am
                                    Thank you for the careful and thoughtful response. There remain matters on which AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 23 2013, 10:58pm
                    There's room for everyone here Altaira Send a private message to Altaira Jan 20 2013, 7:59pm
                        I was responding to this comment, actually: Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 8:08pm
                            The same applies to that comment Altaira Send a private message to Altaira Jan 20 2013, 8:40pm
                    Your very negative comments regarding fellow posters is uncalled for. Old Toby Send a private message to Old Toby Jan 21 2013, 4:51am
                        Thanks very much for sharing. Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 21 2013, 6:42am
                            *points to top of the board* Silverlode Send a private message to Silverlode Jan 21 2013, 6:52am
                                I certainly hope he replies AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 21 2013, 6:56am
    Don't agree at all... Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 19 2013, 4:41pm
        Well, we are all entitled to our opinions, and varying tastes. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 19 2013, 9:03pm
        Have the opposite reaction IdrilofGondolin Send a private message to IdrilofGondolin Jan 20 2013, 12:34am
        Um, I assume you only speak for yourself Old Toby Send a private message to Old Toby Jan 20 2013, 2:27am
    I agree peace1993 Send a private message to peace1993 Jan 19 2013, 6:25pm
    The same criticisms were said of FotR... bborchar Send a private message to bborchar Jan 19 2013, 6:59pm
        Not really, no. Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 19 2013, 7:09pm
            I explained... bborchar Send a private message to bborchar Jan 19 2013, 7:34pm
                And I'm saying Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 19 2013, 7:58pm
                    No, many are not of that opinion... bborchar Send a private message to bborchar Jan 19 2013, 8:18pm
                        In fact just the opposite... Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 19 2013, 8:30pm
                            I don't think anyone is saying... bborchar Send a private message to bborchar Jan 19 2013, 9:01pm
                            *bangs head on keyboard* Roheryn Send a private message to Roheryn Jan 19 2013, 9:26pm
                                Nice way of putting it... bborchar Send a private message to bborchar Jan 19 2013, 10:51pm
                                You're a breath of fresh air here! Old Toby Send a private message to Old Toby Jan 20 2013, 2:45am
                                    I'm kind of curious if this is age related at all Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jan 20 2013, 3:05am
                                        Could be... Roheryn Send a private message to Roheryn Jan 20 2013, 4:09am
                                        Flawlessly stated. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 20 2013, 5:02am
                                            My rants Elessar Send a private message to Elessar Jan 20 2013, 7:41am
                                                Maybe not an important thought Elessar Send a private message to Elessar Jan 21 2013, 10:22pm
                                    More like a breath of rather old air. :-) Roheryn Send a private message to Roheryn Jan 20 2013, 3:56am
                                Yay Ro! entmaiden Send a private message to entmaiden Jan 20 2013, 3:25am
                                    No, Starling Send a private message to Starling Jan 20 2013, 3:35am
                                If I dig deep enough, I can find all kinds of fault with LOTR as movies. Kimtc Send a private message to Kimtc Jan 20 2013, 3:58am
                                *bangs self on keyboard* Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 6:17pm
                    That's not the situation peace1993 Send a private message to peace1993 Jan 20 2013, 4:12am
                        And the echo chamber/group think/fan denial continues... // Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 6:18pm
                            Disagreement with an OPINION is not "denial", "group think", nor "echo chamber"// Kirly Send a private message to Kirly Jan 20 2013, 10:47pm
                                at some point, you have to consider that someone is just yanking people's chains Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jan 21 2013, 1:30am
                                    I have only just returned for a short time, but yes, began to think that yesterday.// Kirly Send a private message to Kirly Jan 21 2013, 2:21am
                                    I don't know. I don't think being indelicate or over genralizing are definite signs of a Troll. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 21 2013, 3:10am
                                        I don't necessarily think people who like to yank chains are trolls Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jan 21 2013, 4:24pm
                                Eh, no but the kneejerk response of: Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 21 2013, 6:20am
        Yes they were.. glor Send a private message to glor Jan 19 2013, 8:20pm
            Thank you... bborchar Send a private message to bborchar Jan 19 2013, 8:35pm
                A film should work on its own merrits. Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 19 2013, 8:52pm
            FotR got a good critical response... burrahobbit Send a private message to burrahobbit Jan 19 2013, 9:26pm
                Oscars and critics two different ball games glor Send a private message to glor Jan 19 2013, 11:16pm
                    ... burrahobbit Send a private message to burrahobbit Jan 19 2013, 11:56pm
                        I think we may agrere to disagree on the post-modern politics of criticism but.. glor Send a private message to glor Jan 20 2013, 12:37am
                Thank you! Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Jan 20 2013, 6:21pm
        Pre-release Fan Expectations for AUJ & FOTR Black Breathalizer Send a private message to Black Breathalizer Jan 20 2013, 4:41pm
            Thank you :) bborchar Send a private message to bborchar Jan 20 2013, 5:31pm
    Can't speak for everyone Grant Send a private message to Grant Jan 19 2013, 7:04pm
    It will sit fairly well next to LOTR on a shelf, but... jtarkey Send a private message to jtarkey Jan 19 2013, 9:22pm
    The only review I really care about Kangi Ska Send a private message to Kangi Ska Jan 20 2013, 5:21am
        45 years is a long time to wait. .and PJ didn't.. Bombadil Send a private message to Bombadil Jan 20 2013, 7:02am

 
 
 

Search for (options) Powered by Gossamer Forum v.1.2.3

home | advertising | contact us | back to top | search news | join list | Content Rating

This site is maintained and updated by fans of The Lord of the Rings, and is in no way affiliated with Tolkien Enterprises or the Tolkien Estate. We in no way claim the artwork displayed to be our own. Copyrights and trademarks for the books, films, articles, and other promotional materials are held by their respective owners and their use is allowed under the fair use clause of the Copyright Law. Design and original photography however are copyright © 1999-2012 TheOneRing.net. Binary hosting provided by Nexcess.net

Do not follow this link, or your host will be blocked from this site. This is a spider trap.