December 29th, 2012 | WEEKEND
‘The Hobbit': much fighting, minimal plot, mediocrity

Remember how the final battle in “The Lord of the Rings” was breathtaking? How would you like to see that again, just a thousand times less epic, for three straight hours? It’s pretty easy to figure out what happened here. Somebody realized Hollywood was running out of recognizable source material for “Lord of the Rings” […]