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Forum: The Movies 12-06-2003, 05:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,264
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! If Peter Jackson dose make the Hobbit, it should...

If Peter Jackson dose make the Hobbit, it should come as no surprise to anyone here when it is Arwen or Legolas who kills Smaug. I can almost see Legolas hook the dragon with a rope and water ski...
Forum: The Movies 11-24-2003, 01:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 820
Posted By Pukel-Man
Sting No shocker there, PJ probably wanted more time...

No shocker there, PJ probably wanted more time for the Arwen-Witch King battle.
Forum: The Movies 08-22-2003, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,141
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I thought Arwen was going to kill the Witch-King...

I thought Arwen was going to kill the Witch-King in the movie.<p>[ August 22, 2003: Message edited by: Pukel-Man ]
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-14-2003, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,647
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Yes, trying to paint those figures will send you...

Yes, trying to paint those figures will send you to the eye doctor. I'm a poor excuse for a painter unless it involves full-size vehicles or houses- so that's really the problem but they can look...
Forum: The Movies 04-29-2003, 02:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,117
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I've heard that PJ has changed the look of Shelob...

I've heard that PJ has changed the look of Shelob to a caterpillar that pupates into a an angry, evil moth/butterfly that torments Frodo and Sam. The Hobbits realize that the Phial of Galadriel is...
Forum: The Books 04-07-2003, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,583
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! The elves may be less intellectually gifted than...

The elves may be less intellectually gifted than we thought if they put their trust in the same "guard" more than once.
Forum: The Books 03-29-2003, 02:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,737
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Ignorant bliss.

Ignorant bliss.
Forum: The Books 03-29-2003, 02:33 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,827
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Interesting post Lush, although Tolkien may not...

Interesting post Lush, although Tolkien may not be held in high regard by " scholars" it dose not really matter in the end. I'm quite sure Tolkien will be still in print long after our bones are...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-22-2003, 01:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,332
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Depending on how big you are Baran, a longbow may...

Depending on how big you are Baran, a longbow may be too large for you to start with. A traditional English longbow was between 67 and 78 inches in length and had a draw weight between 80 and 120...
Forum: The Books 03-19-2003, 10:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,262
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! It would seem appropriate that there would be...

It would seem appropriate that there would be limitations on the ultimate power of the elves, for no other reason than to prevent one from attempting to "usurp" the power of the Valar. The Eldar,...
Forum: The Movies 03-19-2003, 09:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 997
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I think Ian Holm is in his 70's now isn't he? Do...

I think Ian Holm is in his 70's now isn't he? Do you guys think he could really portray a young(er) Bilbo?
Forum: The Movies 03-14-2003, 02:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,006
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Best. Gandalf-perfect casting<P>Worst. Frodo-Wood...

Best. Gandalf-perfect casting<P>Worst. Frodo-Wood is way too weak,he looks like he's going to start crying in damn near every scene.
Forum: The Books 03-13-2003, 11:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,212
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Since Smeagol originally dwelt on the banks of...

Since Smeagol originally dwelt on the banks of the Great River before he was corrupted by the ring, it is probable that he became learned in the skills of boat-making. It would not be hard for him to...
Forum: The Books 03-13-2003, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,076
Posted By Pukel-Man
Sting Ai! ai! A Balrog! A Balrog is come! ...

Ai! ai! A Balrog! A Balrog is come!

....sorry I had to.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 03-12-2003, 03:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,533
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Rather than Gandalf falling in Moria with the...

Rather than Gandalf falling in Moria with the Balrog, he would have been captured and encased in carbonite. Then fellowship would then have to detour to Mordor to sneak in and rescue him(it's at this...
Forum: The Movies 03-12-2003, 02:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 997
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I wonder how many actors will want to be in...

I wonder how many actors will want to be in Thorin's company? It's now well known what a horrible time JRD had with the make-up. But then again, money talks.
Forum: Haudh-en-Ndengin 03-11-2003, 07:30 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,828
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I had a friend ask me if athelas is a real plant,...

I had a friend ask me if athelas is a real plant, or a plant just invented by Tolkien. Searching the forum, the question seems to have left unanswered so I'll dredge up this old topic again to see if...
Forum: The Movies 03-08-2003, 02:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,053
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Two Towers DVD "released"

I'm not sure if this has been mentioned here already, but I was screwing around on Ebay and I typed "Two Towers DVD" into the search engine- and guess what I found? Yes that's right, if you have some...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-07-2003, 08:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,839
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! Where is Targon in this list? Renowned keeper of...

Where is Targon in this list? Renowned keeper of the buttery and storehouse for the Guards of the Citadel.
Forum: The Books 03-07-2003, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,048
Posted By Pukel-Man
Question Stone of Erech

It is written that Isildur set the black stone atop the hill at Erech and the King of the Mountains swore allegiance to him upon the stone. My question is, is there any evidence that this stone...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-07-2003, 03:48 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,244
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I think a nice war-hammer would do the trick....

I think a nice war-hammer would do the trick. There is much less chance of a hammer getting lodged in the body, so weapon retention would be less of a concern. Most also had a spike on the weapon to...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-06-2003, 10:50 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,390
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I have the old Ballantine set with Tolkien art on...

I have the old Ballantine set with Tolkien art on the cover like Estelyn dose. There is also a Houghton Mifflin paperback set from 1981 that has the "eye" with runes and a ring with a stone in it. I...
Forum: The Books 03-06-2003, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,012
Posted By Pukel-Man
Sting You're right about the "wainriders'- in UT they...

You're right about the "wainriders'- in UT they are reffered to as war-chariots and cavalry, so I guess it's a general term used to describe mounted warriors(of the enemy). Also in UT it describes...
Forum: Haudh-en-Ndengin 03-06-2003, 07:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,418
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I remember that in "The Hobbit" Gandalf suspects...

I remember that in "The Hobbit" Gandalf suspects something after Bilbo escapes from Gollum and is also able to sneak past all the goblins in the guard room. I think all Tolkien writes is that Gandalf...
Forum: Haudh-en-Ndengin 03-04-2003, 05:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,828
Posted By Pukel-Man
1420! I would think the ill effects of smoking and...

I would think the ill effects of smoking and drinking would not even enter the minds middle-earth inhabitants. After all, there was a much greater chance of being slain by some foul creature than...
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