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Old December 23 2012, 12:25 PM   #322
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Re: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Grading & Discussion (Spoilers

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I noticed that, too. If they hadn't added Galadriel, there wouldn't have been a single female speaking role in the movie!
Come on. They made the orcs and goblins white-colored. That wasn't politically correct enough?
In all honesty, Tolkien didn't do "politically correct" very well. The great debate about racist and sexist elements in his works (not to mention subliminal conservative propaganda) has long become legendary.
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