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Paul Asay - published on 06/02/18

Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (PG-13, 2001)

Everyone knows that Hobbits don’t go on adventures. And even when they do, they certainly don’t go on adventures in which the fate of the earth hangs on the outcome. They’re just not built for peril. But when Middle Earth’s boldest and bravest meet in Rivendell to decide what to do with evil Sauron’s evil ring, who steps up to the plate to carry it? Frodo Baggins, an otherwise reputable Hobbit from Hobbiton. Think about it this way: In an all-star team staffed with the Middle Earth equivalents of LeBron James and Kevin Durant, the most important duty is given to a backup middle-school guard. But despite his lack of strength and skill and, well, anything, Frodo handles the task mostly admirably — helping to save the day, and the world, a couple of movies later. (All of The Lord of the Rings movies are on Hulu.)

THE LORD OF THE RINGS
New Line Cinema

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