All the films of Middle-earth, from worst to best according to critics

The Lord of the Rings trilogy made cinematic history not only for the stratospheric box office that each film garnered, but also to show that the fantasy genre still has a lot of strength with audiences. Following the success of all three films, several studios were encouraged to adapt other books, and although the results were diverse, none managed to achieve the same fame as the productions Peter Jackson made between 2001 and 2003.

Years after the trilogy ended, the director also rose to the challenge of adapting The Hobbit, a book that predated The Lord of the Rings, in the form of two new films, which would later become three. Several creative liberties were taken, which prompted part of the public and critics to reject the studio’s new initiative. But among them, which is the worst and the best according to the critics? Find out now!

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