View Poll Results: What would you rate the movie ?

Voters
17. You may not vote on this poll
  • *

    1 5.88%
  • **

    1 5.88%
  • ***

    0 0%
  • ****

    1 5.88%
  • *****

    0 0%
  • ******

    0 0%
  • *******

    0 0%
  • ********

    1 5.88%
  • *********

    1 5.88%
  • **********

    12 70.59%
Page 1 of 2 12 Last»
Results 1 to 20 of 28
  1. #1
    Banned
    Status
    Edo Odin is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    20,128
    Location
    地獄
    Que rico...
     



    The Hobbit discussion

    Don't view this thread if you haven't seen the Hobbit yet

    What did you think about the movie ? :D

    I've heard some mixed things about it, but personally I thought it was fantastic :y

    My favorite thing about it was probably seeing Gandalf do some actual super badass magic, something he rarely did in the LOTR trilogy

    Anyways, what about you, what did you think about the movie ? :D
     
         

  2. #2
    ᏒᏋᏰᎥᏒᏖᏂ Pragmatic's Avatar
    Status
    Pragmatic is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    1,614
    Location
    On a journey
    It is the mark of an educated
    mind to be able to entertain a
    thought without accepting it.
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Dope ass movie. Im like the biggest movie manga nerd so yeah I like freaked out when I heard it was coming out because I read the book like four times
     
         

  3. #3
    Prince of Madness CurseSealofEarth's Avatar
    Status
    CurseSealofEarth is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    5,236
    Location
    In a cage. As you observed.
    You actually care what I have
    to say?
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    The reason some people say it was bad because they compared it to the LOTR trilogy and you just can;t compete in my humble opinion.
     
         

  4. #4
    Senior Member 3MESSIAH's Avatar
    Status
    3MESSIAH is online now
    Gender
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    5,745
    This user has no status.
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    it`s great.i liked the song that dwarfs sang :D
     
         

  5. #5
    Banned
    Status
    Ōkami is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    17,267
    Location
    Draenor
    We will never be slaves! But
    we will... be conquerors.
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    i read the book
     
         

  6. #6
    Ańbu Juniør's Avatar
    Status
    Ańbu Juniør is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    11,662
    Location
    The Steps of Thanalan
    The Rat Prince
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    The Movie sucked compared to the book. It was only supposed to be one movie, but now they're making it a trilogy. Ain't nobody got time for that
     
         

  7. #7
    Banned
    Status
    Edo Odin is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    20,128
    Location
    地獄
    Que rico...
     



    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by Pragmatic View Post
    Dope ass movie. Im like the biggest movie manga nerd so yeah I like freaked out when I heard it was coming out because I read the book like four times
    It was great :D
    Quote Originally Posted by CurseSealofEarth View Post
    The reason some people say it was bad because they compared it to the LOTR trilogy and you just can;t compete in my humble opinion.
    IDK, I personally thought they were pretty similar, but everyone has their opinion of course
    Quote Originally Posted by 3MESSIAH View Post
    it`s great.i liked the song that dwarfs sang :D
    F*** yeah, it still gives me chills
     
         

  8. #8
    Banned
    Status
    Edo Odin is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    20,128
    Location
    地獄
    Que rico...
     



    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by Okami the butcher View Post
    i read the book
    Ya' like it ? :D
    Quote Originally Posted by anbu junior View Post
    The Movie sucked compared to the book. It was only supposed to be one movie, but now they're making it a trilogy. Ain't nobody got time for that
    Well, PJ is adding some new stuff to it from the other Middle Earth books too, along with including pretty much all of the things that happened in the book, so we won't miss anything :y
     
         

  9. #9
    Prince of Madness CurseSealofEarth's Avatar
    Status
    CurseSealofEarth is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    5,236
    Location
    In a cage. As you observed.
    You actually care what I have
    to say?
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by anbu junior View Post
    The Movie sucked compared to the book. It was only supposed to be one movie, but now they're making it a trilogy. Ain't nobody got time for that
    Except Hollywood, apparently.
     
         

  10. #10
    Ańbu Juniør's Avatar
    Status
    Ańbu Juniør is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    11,662
    Location
    The Steps of Thanalan
    The Rat Prince
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    I just hope the other two movies are worth it
     
         

  11. #11
    Banned
    Status
    Edo Odin is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    20,128
    Location
    地獄
    Que rico...
     



    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by anbu junior View Post
    I just hope the other two movies are worth it
    I'm so psyched for them :overjoy:
     
         

  12. #12
    Senior Member Arian's Avatar
    Status
    Arian is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    4,580
    etaf ruoy epacse tonnac uoy!!!
     



    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    it was absolutely aweosme!!!
     
         

  13. #13
    Member superflint64's Avatar
    Status
    superflint64 is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    85
    Location
    Area 51
    Dizzy
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Very entertaining especially when I see the most damage character in history...
     
         

  14. #14
    The Sage Scholar Umari Senju's Avatar
    Status
    Umari Senju is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    6,699
    Location
    Arizona, US
    RPing like a boss
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by CurseSealofEarth View Post
    The reason some people say it was bad because they compared it to the LOTR trilogy and you just can;t compete in my humble opinion.
    I agree, but since it took place before the events of LOTR, it really isn't fair to compare the two. I still thought it was awsome though. I loved the brown wizard and his rabbit sled lol. Hope he shows up some more in the other two installments. and yeah the dwarven song is awsome! very meloncholy very touching as well.
     
         

  15. #15
    Hyōton KGB Kakuzu's Avatar
    Status
    KGB Kakuzu is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    12,385
    Location
    Checking my Psycho Pass
    "Akuma no Ko" Robin
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    There were many good qualities....

    First of all: is was The Hobbit!!!!!

    The fight scenes were intense...

    The world was beautiful.

    The fact they included Radaghast and the Rock Giants was actually surprising!

    Finally I'm happy they split it up. By focusing on the ENTIRE book it doesn't leave a lot of things out like the Harry Potter Movies and the LOTR trilogy did.

    White Council: having the members interact has been awesome to watch! When Radaghast went to Dol Guldor (though not in the book). I loved knowing he was against a Morgul Blade. I hope they add the fight against the Necromancer (Ghostly Sauron).

    Problems:

    Now most of them are actually barely noticible for anyone who never read the books or watched the cartoon movie.

    First off the dwarves....some of them just seem silly looking (Bombor for sure). Having watched the cartoon version I already had my own view for them...so when they didn't live up it was simply my pre-determined view against Jackson's.

    Also, I couldn't find which Dwarf being who....now Gloin, Bombour, Thorin, Killi Filli, and Durin were the only ones with a sense of being in the story....Bifor, Bofur, Nori, and Oori have practically no mention....I never knew which Dwarf each of them were.

    Lack of songs. One thing that was cool in the book was songs....while they got "What Bilbo Baggins Hates" in there....they left out the don't where the Goblins catch the troop, and the fire burning song when the Orcs round them in the trees. It placed a more sinister and sadistic view of Orcs/Goblins than them simply just being a band of murderous creatures.

    Pale Orc: now it isn't really THAT BAD...I just don't get why he stabbed a fork in his arm -.- I think it is interesting that they added a faction as a sense of a constsnt antagonist after the Main Antsgonist: Smaug! SPOILER FOR PART TWO FOR THOSE WHO NEVER READ: Him being here does, however, create a reason for the Orcs to join the battle of five armies.

    Riddles In the Dark: know once again a small detail...they simply upped the drama of having Bilbo run at first where he slipped the ring on before Gollum returns when he realized he lost his ring (Gollum never had it in his pocket...he went to his 'house' to show it off)...I liked the books way of his escape better.

    10/10 for me.....I know I put a lot in the dislike...but honestly they are just me Nit-picking the movie and book differences
     
         

  16. #16
    The Sage Scholar Umari Senju's Avatar
    Status
    Umari Senju is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    6,699
    Location
    Arizona, US
    RPing like a boss
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by KGB Kakuzu View Post
    There were many good qualities....

    First of all: is was The Hobbit!!!!!

    The fight scenes were intense...

    The world was beautiful.

    The fact they included Radaghast and the Rock Giants was actually surprising!

    Finally I'm happy they split it up. By focusing on the ENTIRE book it doesn't leave a lot of things out like the Harry Potter Movies and the LOTR trilogy did.

    White Council: having the members interact has been awesome to watch! When Radaghast went to Dol Guldor (though not in the book). I loved knowing he was against a Morgul Blade. I hope they add the fight against the Necromancer (Ghostly Sauron).

    Problems:

    Now most of them are actually barely noticible for anyone who never read the books or watched the cartoon movie.

    First off the dwarves....some of them just seem silly looking (Bombor for sure). Having watched the cartoon version I already had my own view for them...so when they didn't live up it was simply my pre-determined view against Jackson's.

    Also, I couldn't find which Dwarf being who....now Gloin, Bombour, Thorin, Killi Filli, and Durin were the only ones with a sense of being in the story....Bifor, Bofur, Nori, and Oori have practically no mention....I never knew which Dwarf each of them were.

    Lack of songs. One thing that was cool in the book was songs....while they got "What Bilbo Baggins Hates" in there....they left out the don't where the Goblins catch the troop, and the fire burning song when the Orcs round them in the trees. It placed a more sinister and sadistic view of Orcs/Goblins than them simply just being a band of murderous creatures.

    Pale Orc: now it isn't really THAT BAD...I just don't get why he stabbed a fork in his arm -.- I think it is interesting that they added a faction as a sense of a constsnt antagonist after the Main Antsgonist: Smaug! SPOILER FOR PART TWO FOR THOSE WHO NEVER READ: Him being here does, however, create a reason for the Orcs to join the battle of five armies.

    Riddles In the Dark: know once again a small detail...they simply upped the drama of having Bilbo run at first where he slipped the ring on before Gollum returns when he realized he lost his ring (Gollum never had it in his pocket...he went to his 'house' to show it off)...I liked the books way of his escape better.

    10/10 for me.....I know I put a lot in the dislike...but honestly they are just me Nit-picking the movie and book differences
    as you said, they were minor details. i wouldn't call your dislikes nit picking, just astute observations
     
         

  17. #17
    Banned
    Status
    Edo Odin is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    20,128
    Location
    地獄
    Que rico...
     



    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by Arian View Post
    it was absolutely aweosme!!!
    Agreed :D
    Quote Originally Posted by superflint64 View Post
    Very entertaining especially when I see the most damage character in history...

    Quote Originally Posted by KGB Kakuzu View Post
    There were many good qualities....

    First of all: is was The Hobbit!!!!!

    The fight scenes were intense...

    The world was beautiful.

    The fact they included Radaghast and the Rock Giants was actually surprising!

    Finally I'm happy they split it up. By focusing on the ENTIRE book it doesn't leave a lot of things out like the Harry Potter Movies and the LOTR trilogy did.

    White Council: having the members interact has been awesome to watch! When Radaghast went to Dol Guldor (though not in the book). I loved knowing he was against a Morgul Blade. I hope they add the fight against the Necromancer (Ghostly Sauron).

    Problems:

    Now most of them are actually barely noticible for anyone who never read the books or watched the cartoon movie.

    First off the dwarves....some of them just seem silly looking (Bombor for sure). Having watched the cartoon version I already had my own view for them...so when they didn't live up it was simply my pre-determined view against Jackson's.

    Also, I couldn't find which Dwarf being who....now Gloin, Bombour, Thorin, Killi Filli, and Durin were the only ones with a sense of being in the story....Bifor, Bofur, Nori, and Oori have practically no mention....I never knew which Dwarf each of them were.

    Lack of songs. One thing that was cool in the book was songs....while they got "What Bilbo Baggins Hates" in there....they left out the don't where the Goblins catch the troop, and the fire burning song when the Orcs round them in the trees. It placed a more sinister and sadistic view of Orcs/Goblins than them simply just being a band of murderous creatures.

    Pale Orc: now it isn't really THAT BAD...I just don't get why he stabbed a fork in his arm -.- I think it is interesting that they added a faction as a sense of a constsnt antagonist after the Main Antsgonist: Smaug! SPOILER FOR PART TWO FOR THOSE WHO NEVER READ: Him being here does, however, create a reason for the Orcs to join the battle of five armies.

    Riddles In the Dark: know once again a small detail...they simply upped the drama of having Bilbo run at first where he slipped the ring on before Gollum returns when he realized he lost his ring (Gollum never had it in his pocket...he went to his 'house' to show it off)...I liked the books way of his escape better.

    10/10 for me.....I know I put a lot in the dislike...but honestly they are just me Nit-picking the movie and book differences
    Yeah, agreed, there were some minor things wrong with it, but still a solid ten :D

    And yeah, adding other stories from Middle Earth was a great idea, it gives the movies more of a fill :D
     
         

  18. #18
    Hyōton KGB Kakuzu's Avatar
    Status
    KGB Kakuzu is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    12,385
    Location
    Checking my Psycho Pass
    "Akuma no Ko" Robin
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by Yugaro Uzamaki View Post
    as you said, they were minor details. i wouldn't call your dislikes nit picking, just astute observations
    Hahaha well yeah I guess that's rather true!
     
         

  19. #19
    Served fresh daily
    Status
    Wang is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    5,809
    Location
    Not here
    Damn, it feels good to be a
    wangsta
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by 3MESSIAH View Post
    it`s great.i liked the song that dwarfs sang :D
    Chip the glasses and crack the plates!
    That's what Bilbo Baggins hates..
     
         

  20. #20
    Banned
    Status
    Ōkami is offline
    Gender
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    17,267
    Location
    Draenor
    We will never be slaves! But
    we will... be conquerors.
     

    Re: The Hobbit discussion

    Quote Originally Posted by 6 paths View Post
    Ya' like it ? :D
    i digged it
     
         

Page 1 of 2 12 Last»

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •