A familiar feeling came over me a third of the way through The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. It was reminiscent of what happened during last year’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. I became blanketed with a thin layer of disappointment. It is difficult not to immediately compare The Hobbit Trilogy to The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Unfortunately, for The Hobbit, there is no real comparison. The main ailment plaguing Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit Trilogy is that it’s
If the trailer for the forthcoming thriller The Fifth Estate is any indication, the film could be this fall’s sleeper hit. Depicting the story of the news-leaking website WikiLeaks, The Fifth Estate stars Benedict Cumberbatch as the website’s founder Julian Assange. Cumberbatch, donning a white wig and false teeth for the role, gives a performance that has even been praised by Assange himself. Rounding out the cast are names like
Sherlock! Sherlock Season 3 Teaser Trailer! This means Sherlock is just around the corner! Ever since Doctor Who scribes Stephen Moffat and Mark Gatiss discovered their love of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s beloved, and arrogant, detective and brought him back to life, I have rediscovered my 13 year old love of Sherlock Holmes in the body of a fetching, younger man with a predilection for nicotine patch abuse and technology.