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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Reviews

Rob Vaux
Sci-Fi Movie Page
November 18, 2013
It still works and Jackson is too good at his job to really let us down. We're simply made more aware that this Hobbit isn't quite what it could have been
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Richard Edwards
SFX Magazine
April 10, 2013
There's a good film in here, but as with many double albums, you have to sift through a lot of padding to find it.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Phil Villarreal
COED.com
March 19, 2013
The start of Peter Jackson's second Tolkien universe trilogy seemed to elicit more shrugs than awe, which was odd because the movie stands on par with his monumental The Lord of the Rings films.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
John Semley
Slant Magazine
March 18, 2013
A top-shelf presentation of one of last year's baggiest, most unnecessary films, this combo pack confirms An Unexpected Journey's status as little more than pricey techno-bauble.