This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
These hobbit movies are so interesting to me. That is not an explicitly positive or negative statement.
There are so many decisions that Peter Jackson makes with this movie (and future movies) that I completely understand the reasoning behind and yet often have mixed feelings about.
For one, this movie, and from what I remember, the ones that follow it, are not completely adaptations of Tolkien's "The Hobbit." Instead they are an amalgamation of "The Hobbit" and what I like…