Friday Favourite: The Hobbit Fan Cut

jm.net

If you, like me, resented the bloated, heaving mass that was Peter Jackson’s ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy, then listen up. A fellow calling himself tolkieneditor has recut the movie down into a much more manageable 4 hour edit, which excludes irrelevant plot tangents, shortens sequences and generally makes it a more snappy, enjoyable ride. I watched part of it myself the other night, and the difference felt immediate. I’m very much looking forward to watching the rest, as the real winning factor for me was that tolkieneditor has edited out the ridiculous love triangle between Kili, Tauriel and Legolas. I disliked a lot of things about this series, but that was at the top of the list.

You can obtain it for yourself [here], but torrenting may be the only option, as the direct download appears to have disappeared.

View original post

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s