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REVIEW: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – 3/5

Director:  Peter Jackson Certificate:  12A Cast:  Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch, Evangeline Lilly, Richard Armitage, Orlando Bloom, Luke Evans, Stephen Fry Running Time:  161 min   Plot:  Embarking on the middle chapter of their Middle-earth saga, Bilbo et al continue to walk, run, fight and float their way towards the Lonely Mountain. And a […]

HOBBIT HYPE: SMAUGS ON A PLANE

Look at Smaug. He’s on a plane. Here it is; the world’s first proper look at Peter Jackson’s Smaug, the dragon under the mountain and bane of dwarves everywhere. Except that he isn’t under the mountain, he’s on a plane. Apparently Air New Zealand is ‘The Airline of Middle-earth’ and thus have been exclusively selected […]