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Forum: The Books 05-31-2004, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,335
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Eldarion's age

I've searched the appendices and all the lists of the kings and their history seem to end with Elessar. I was wondering if anyone knew what year Eldarion was born.
Forum: The Movies 04-18-2004, 07:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,394
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Well, if we put aside all gender restrictions, I...

Well, if we put aside all gender restrictions, I would have loved to be Boromir, simply because he's such an emotionaly complex and interesting character.

Of course, I would have probably been...
Forum: The Movies 01-27-2004, 11:19 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 16,557
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I'm suprised about the noms for Best Picture and...

I'm suprised about the noms for Best Picture and Adapted Screenplay, though I doubt they'll win, that's just the way the Acadamy is. It's a crying shame that neither Sean or Elijah got the...
Forum: The Movies 01-14-2004, 09:18 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,697
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting Did you notice when Merry & Pippin are dancing on...

Did you notice when Merry & Pippin are dancing on the table at Edoras ( I adored that scene, by the way), that one of them knocks a drink into Gamling's lap, and oh my goodness his reaction is simply...
Forum: The Movies 01-10-2004, 06:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,164
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I know this wasn't canon, so book purists don't...

I know this wasn't canon, so book purists don't attack me but the bit with Gandalf and Pippin talking about death struck close to home. I lost all self control the second time I went, it's just so...
Forum: The Movies 01-09-2004, 10:07 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,697
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting We all have different senses of humor I just...

We all have different senses of humor I just wasn't intimadated by her, the webs bothered me more. I've walked into my share of spiderwebs, sometimes with an open mouth, YUCK! Believe me, it's not...
Forum: The Movies 01-09-2004, 07:10 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,687
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I took my Mom and nephew out to see it again...

I took my Mom and nephew out to see it again yesterday. Let me rephrase that. I took my nephew and dragged my Mom But it's all good. There were only about 20 people there altogether. An old couple...
Forum: The Movies 01-09-2004, 07:04 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,697
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting Forgive me if this offends anyone, but did anyone...

Forgive me if this offends anyone, but did anyone else laugh during the Isengard scene? It sounds like Pippin says "Merry and I are sh***ing on the field of victory..."<P>Saw it for the second time...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 12-21-2003, 09:22 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,117
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I've only read The Hobbit once, would be much...

I've only read The Hobbit once, would be much more if I owned it.

I've read the trilogy 4 times on my own, and just recently finished up reading it to my nephew. (We finished before the movie!)...
Forum: The Movies 12-19-2003, 11:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,372
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting He reminded me of the guy from Back to the Future...

He reminded me of the guy from Back to the Future <P>While I was pleased they included him, the prosthetics were a bit much, at first I wasn't even sure it was Ian Holm. If they'd left the hair...
Forum: The Movies 12-19-2003, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,214
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting <BLOCKQUOTE>quote:<HR> but Jackson has changed...

<BLOCKQUOTE>quote:<HR> but Jackson has changed Denethor's character somewhat, so he has somewhat changed Gandalf's opinion towards him, thus he is not too happy about Pippin pledging his allegiance....
Forum: The Movies 12-18-2003, 10:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,214
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting Pippin Poking

"Get up!"<P>Was I the only one extremely disappointed in Gandalf's reaction when Pippin swears service to Denethor? This probably bothers me the most among the various changes in the film. I just...
Forum: The Movies 12-18-2003, 10:43 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,291
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting There are too many wonderful "scenes" in this...

There are too many wonderful "scenes" in this film for me to pick right now, until I've seen it at least once more. But the image that has been nagging me all day is that of Frodo and Sam lying on a...
Forum: The Movies 12-18-2003, 09:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,587
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I was really disappointed that Frodo didn't bear...

I was really disappointed that Frodo didn't bear the crown to Gandalf, but I suppose we'll have to deal with it now <P>No scene with Merry swearing service to Theoden.<P>No Shadowfax at the Havens. ...
Forum: The Movies 12-18-2003, 08:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,049
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting The thing I was probably looking foward to most...

The thing I was probably looking foward to most in this film was Sean Astin's performance, and he did not disappoint! Every line he delivered from the book was exactly as I'd imagined it, and as I...
Forum: The Movies 12-18-2003, 08:19 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,697
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting The nazgul flapping around after Eowyn cut off...

The nazgul flapping around after Eowyn cut off its head reminded me of a chicken But I managed to refrain.<P>Also had to refrain when Gollum was twirling about on invisible Frodo. Worst scene in...
Forum: The Movies 12-18-2003, 08:06 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,687
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I'm so sorry for those of you who had such rotten...

I'm so sorry for those of you who had such rotten experiences! *hugs*<P>I went to a 10:50am showing on the 17th, I swear, BEST audience I've ever had the pleasure of sitting with. I was worried at...
Forum: The Movies 12-17-2003, 08:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,074
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting This performance was perfect. I'm not sure what...

This performance was perfect. I'm not sure what was with all the disgusting table habits scenes, but somehow they fit his character. The level of dislike I felt for him was exactly as it was when I...
Forum: The Movies 12-17-2003, 08:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,625
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting This was one of the strangest moments of the...

This was one of the strangest moments of the film. I hate to say bad things about these movies, but this wasn't among my favorite scenes. <P>Gollum on invisible Frodo <I>did</I> last too long, no one...
Forum: The Movies 12-17-2003, 08:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,741
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I loved him, of course, but he was noticably...

I loved him, of course, but he was noticably different in this film. His reaction to being swept up by one of the Rohirrim and the realization of who it was seemed a bit odd. <P>"My lady!! " Hehe.
Forum: The Movies 11-10-2003, 12:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,554
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting <BLOCKQUOTE>quote:<HR> Does somebody know if it...

<BLOCKQUOTE>quote:<HR> Does somebody know if it is possible to listen to some tracks on the web?<BR>Thanx in advance!<P><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>Sure do! Listening right now, but I'm not getting the CD...
Forum: The Movies 10-15-2003, 02:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,501
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting I've got the boxed set of the Fellowship,...

I've got the boxed set of the Fellowship, actually just picked it up recently, and I bought two cause I knew my nephew would want one quite badly He's also got the TTT Eomer figure. I've seen ROTK...
Forum: The Movies 10-07-2003, 08:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,170
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting <BLOCKQUOTE>quote:<HR> I just saw the...

<BLOCKQUOTE>quote:<HR> I just saw the trailer...it was awesome. ROTK definetly is the best for last...It's gonna be sad though, because that's the end of the fellowship! <HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>Alas,...
Forum: The Movies 10-07-2003, 08:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,008
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting Never thought of him appearing as Forlong, that's...

Never thought of him appearing as Forlong, that's interesting <P>My speculation is that he'll be a random hobbit in the Shire, after our four heroes return, but someone pointed out to me that this...
Forum: The Movies 09-25-2003, 09:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,042
Posted By Shy Hobbit
Sting Will the trailer be a permenant feature of...

Will the trailer be a permenant feature of Secondhand Lions, or is it just for this weekend?
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