So, i'm nearing the end of the hobbit, the book i've seen all the movies, both the lotr trilogy and the hobbit, multiple times i've yet to read the trilogy, but i just want thoughts on the differences between the hobbit book and movies. Books and movies are both written when watching a movie you can see and hear the details, where as when reading a book you are able to imagine them, and create the pictures in your head. The story is narrated by the author as an omnicient voice the story is told from bilbo's perspective history of middle earth detailing the hobbit's past and the dwarves' present state are revealed throughout the context of the story. The hobbit is a film series consisting of three high fantasy adventure films directed by peter jacksonthey are based on the 1937 novel the hobbit by j r r tolkien, with large portions of the trilogy inspired by the appendices to the return of the king, which expand on the story told in the hobbit, as well as new material and characters.
The hobbit trilogy consists of three films- an unexpected journey, the desolation of smaug, and the battle of the five armies the changes brought about by peter jackson, director of the hobbit trilogy, add depth to the story and more or less meet the expectations of fans of the lord of the rings films. First, the movie series greatly embellishes the story, inserting the plot line involving azog and expanding the role of bard, for example second, modern themes and tensions are introduced, such as the participation of tauriel, expanded roles for female characters having been started in the lord of the rings movies. The first two hobbit films are very different animals despite the desolation of smaug picking up right where an unexpected journey left off, the second film explores much darker territory and seems willing to stay there right up until the nail-biting cliffhanger while i absolutely loved the first film, the second film confused me for a long time with.
The hobbit (film series) the hobbit (film series) the hobbit: the desolation of smaug#plot the hobbit: the battle of the five armies#plot will include some playable characters (guardians) from the hobbit films additional the hobbit guardians will be added after the release of the hobbit, to tie in with the films. Alfred was a comic relief character for sure, but wait for the extended editions of the film should be easily about 30 minutes of footage thorin will probably have a scene where hes buried in the mountain with the arkenstone, baird will probably be crowned king, etc. Posted in characters, events, fans, fellowship of the ring, hobbit book, hobbit movie, lord of the rings, lotr books, lotr movies, movie fellowship of the ring, movie return of the king, movie the two towers, other tolkien books, return of the king, silmarillion, the hobbit, the hobbit: an unexpected journey, the hobbit: the battle of the five. The hobbit: an unexpected journey is a 2012 new zealand-american epic high fantasy adventure film directed by peter jackson it is the first installment in a three-part film adaptation based on the 1937 novel the hobbit by j r r tolkien.
“the hobbit” lived two different lives over the course of tolkien’s career “the hobbit” as published in 1937 was a free-standing piece of juvenile fantasy. The supernatural and extraordinary characters in ‘the hobbit’ fit the archetypal characters of the monomyth pattern and fantasy genre the differences among tolkien’s imaginary races are a major focus of the novel. The hobbit’s main theme is bilbo’s development into a hero, which more broadly represents the development of a common person into a hero at the beginning of the story, bilbo is timid, comfortable, and complacent in his secure little hole at bag end. The hobbit: the desolation of smaug the hobbit: the battle of the five armies differences between story and screenplay edit classic editor history talk (28) major thematic and character differences exist between the movie screenplay and the written story these differences are presented in the article linked below.
Martin freeman as bilbo, from left, jed brophy as nori and richard armitage as thorin in a scene from the hobbit: the desolation of smaug (mark pokorny / warner bros. A character like aragorn or frodo is a different person not only from the beginning of the trilogy to the end, they’re a different person from the beginning of the one movie to the end of that. As they sang the hobbit felt the love of beautiful things made by hands and by cunning and by magic moving through him, a fierce and jealous love, the desire of the hearts of the dwarves. Reading the movie guides to the hobbit films (at least so far) has given me an appreciation of how a rather sparely-written story whose prose style is out-of-date can be translated into a wonder of a modern fantasy tale in a visual format.
In 2013, the story continued with the release of the hobbit: the desolation of smaug since the release of these two additions to the lord of the rings, there have been skepticism on whether or not the movies do the book justice. My friend's review of the hobbit: the battle of the five armies well, considering that they took about 25 pages of the book and turned it into a 2 hour movie, not terrible but it was like one long battle and no plot. The complete list of film changes is my ongoing project to list all the reported differences between peter jackson's hobbit and lord of the rings films and the jrr tolkien books upon which they are based i am attempting to document each difference, regardless of whether i personally consider them to be good or bad, major or trivial.
What's the difference between the hobbit the book and the hobbit: the desolation of smaug the movie the character only exists in the movie: the character has a different name in the movie: enter the characters name in the : bard doesn't enter the story until after smaug leaves the mountain. Well, in keeping with our comparison between an unexpected journey and fellowship of the ring, we'll examine the desolation of smaug and the two towers with regard to five different aspects: the characters, story, world, action/effects and direction (of course, if you're already decided which one you feel is better, feel free to jump ahead and. Give us your money muhahahaha overall, aside from the somewhat annoying use of cg constantly, and the ending cliffhanger, i do think hobbit desolation of smaug is a great movie, a little better than the first honestly. The hobbit: an unexpected journey was released on dvd, blu-ray and blu-ray 3d on 19 march 2013, with an extended edition, with 13 minutes of additional footage and three bonus discs containing approximately nine hours of special features, released on 5 november 2013.