Re: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Grading & Discussion (Spoilers
Cutter John wrote:
Why is everyone giving Jackson crap about this being a trilogy when that was entirely a studio decision?
Stretching it into three movies was all WB, sure. Too much extra money to be made.
But why did all three movies need to be nearly three hours long? Two-hour format would have worked as well.
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