Three ‘Hobbit’ Films? Peter Jackson Says Tolkien Would’ve Wanted It
If there is anyone who understands the overwhelming nature of fan pressure behind translating a beloved book for the big screen, it’s Peter Jackson. After the Oscar-winner’s tremendous success with “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy the man earned enough geek cred for life, which for Jackson meant that he had the leeway to start out making “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” for himself first and then start thinking about the fans.
“It’s always difficult because you try not to make films for other people and I find the only thing I can do is make the movie for myself,” Jackson told MTV News…
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