'k It's out.. wha'cha think?

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Re: 'k It's out.. wha'cha think?

Postby Rifter » Sat Jan 03, 2015 6:42 pm

ahh see I haven't seen the extended editions so some of this stuff is a welcome imput
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Re: 'k It's out.. wha'cha think?

Postby Yavion » Mon Jan 19, 2015 9:21 am

Ehem, I'mma just leave this HERE.

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Re: 'k It's out.. wha'cha think?

Postby Hanasian » Tue Sep 29, 2015 1:10 pm

Ok, I'll post my usual comment on the PJ Hobbit / LotR fanfics. I was fortunate to be able to see them at free premieres, so I didn't have to spend good cash to be subjected to them. The three hobbit films did make the three LotR films look better in comparison. No, I'm not a fan of PJ Boyens & co's fanfic screenplays. But I give credit where credit is due, and for the most part ( with a few glaring exceptions) they got character casting pretty good in all the movies, and got the scenes pretty good for The Shire and Bree and some of the landscapes. But a great actor cast in character and they can own the part, but they can't do much about a crappy screenplay. Did I expect the movies to be exactly like the books? of course not, but these movie screenplays were a piss-poor attempt (if I can call it that) at telling the tale. All I can say is I hope I live long enough to see the re-makes.
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