Originally Posted by Valiant
People that love the book won't have a problem with pacing. Imo.
I don't go to movies because I consider myself a film snob. I go because the story interests me. I'm either going to like the movie or I won't. I'm not going to leave the movie breaking down what the director did or didn't do.
I'll go see The Hobbit because I loved the books and I love Tolkien as an author.