Hobbit: BotFAHere's the briefest summary I can give this movie - people only seem to hate it for the sake of hating it. If you give a shit about the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies, I see no reason why you wouldn't love this one. I'm not saying it's perfect... but to say it or the two first Hobbit movies have more flaws than the Lord of the Rings trilogy is just silly and overly biased to me.More Like This
I will keep it spoiler-free up until the bottom of this journal - don't worry, I will make it clear when I start that section.
There is plenty of CGI in the movie, sure. But you know what? Not only is it improved and refined from how it looked in the trailers - it has a lot of weight to it. While I could tell when CGI was used, it never felt fake to me. And that is more than enough to impress me in my book.
As for the romantic subplot between Kili and Tauriel - it doesn't really feel as pointless and unnecessary as people say it is. Not more so than Romeo and Juliet. It's a story about forbidden love, and