Big Love Finale Controversy, The Hobbit Begins


big love series finaleHBO series Big Love ended last night and the Big Love finale was very controversial!  After five seasons, the HBO series wrapped up Sunday night with a bang.  Spoiler Alert: If you haven’t seen Big Love yet, don’t read any further!

In the finale of Big Love, Bill Henrickson dies after being shot!  Bill Henrickson (Bill Paxton) dies a martyr.  The symbolism of his death as a martyr, just like Joseph Smith and Jesus Christ, was not lost on viewers.

Once again, the HBO series goes where other shows don’t go!  Killing off the main character is a risky move and the finale of Big Love has created a great deal of controversy with fans.  Did you see it?  What did you think?

Fans of Middle Earth rejoice! Peter Jackson begins shooting The Hobbit today. The award winning director and his crew begin principle photography on the The Hobbit. The film is finally underway after union disputes and Peter Jackson’s hospital stay and other challenges.

Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings trilogy raked in over $2.9 billion in worldwide box office.  The first of the two Hobbit films will be out in late 2012.