That Den of Geek quote is hilarious. It's the typical rant you hear every single time something new is introduced.
whenever it cuts back to the actors you are instantly back in the studio with them, complete with terrible lighting and obvious prosthetics, and away from Middle Earth.
But HFR is to blame?
and as much as we like seeing every pore of Martin Freeman’s face, this is a film best watched with the more traditional filmic substance of 24fps.
Sure it's not the 4K projection that's at fault here?
btw, anyone a fan of Miami Vice, Collateral and Public Enemies?