This weekend sees the release of Prime Video’s The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. Amazon’s mega-sized series is one of The Big TV Events of the Year, and it’s also a great reason to revisit earlier entries in J.R.R. Tolkien’s universe.
Believe it or not, it’s been nearly a decade since Peter Jackson’s third and final Hobbit movie, The Battle of the Five Armies, was released in theaters. It’s been a long wait for more entertainment set in that world, and it’s exciting just to be able to return (and Rings of Power is not all; an anime is on the way).
There’s also a lot to catch up on! While