Whenever I read about applications of the Golden Ratio, it always seems like there is a lot of fudging of the measurements to make them fit the formula, so I almost consider that theory to almost be akin to numerology. The theory is flexible enough that is is pretty hard to create a rectangular object that isn't close… » 12/18/14 5:24pm Thursday 5:24pm

I don't know about one movie, but I think two movies of about 2-3 hours in length would have covered the important stuff while keeping the bloat to a minimum and making the pacing better. Maybe split it around the time they finish fighting the spiders in Mirkwood forest and get taken captive by the wood elves. » 12/17/14 8:39am Wednesday 8:39am

The little girl is probably has some post-human/magic mental powers bullshit going on and the "Ascension" name of the project actually refers to humanity ascending to their next step in evolution with the little girl. If they go this way, I'm tuning out and coming back when the Childhood's End miniseries does the… » 12/16/14 1:53pm Tuesday 1:53pm