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Peter Jackson

Film Reviews

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
3 star rating
Bilbo Baggins leaves his comfy home to go on an adventure, little realising how much it will change him. But storm clouds are gathering over Middle Earth as he joins the quest to retake the dwarf homeland. The first in a trilogy.
Released in 2012.


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The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King
4 star rating
The third part of Peter Jackson's adaptation of Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy.
Released in 2003.


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The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers (extended edition)
5 star rating
The epic fantasy is now 42 minutes longer, but is it worth buying for that?
Released in 2003.


Peter Jackson directed the Lord of the Rings trilogy, which won a clutch of Oscars and other awards. This New Zealand director also writes screenplays, often in collaboration with Fran Walsh.

Unreviewed films

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The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug
Bilbo accompanies some dwarves on their quest to reclaim their homeland of Erebor. But the dragon Smaug will not let anyone touch the gold under the mountain.
2013

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The Children Of Hurin by J. R. R. Tolkien
A an epic and tragic fantasy set in the Elder days of Middle Earth.