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Forum: The Movies 06-30-2008, 06:12 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,773
Posted By ArathornJax
Accoording to

Voronwe the Faithful over at two other sites states that (he is a lawyer in CA) he believes that yes, it could make it easier for the Estate to settle in time with New Line at a reduce amount...
Forum: The Movies 06-29-2008, 02:46 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,773
Posted By ArathornJax
Court Sustains DeMurrer

The court on Friday sustained New Line's Demurrer that the only thing that the suit brought by the Estate only sustains a breach of contract action. I'm sure others can speak to what this means more...
Forum: The Movies 06-20-2008, 07:10 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
Council of Rivendell

I did have one question that came to me today. At the council of Rivendell Gimli takes the role of his father Gloin at the council. However, he states that the messanger from Sauron came to his...
Forum: The Movies 06-17-2008, 09:59 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
Are We Ready . . .

Well, looks like I have 3 polyps in my small intestine and they need to go in and take a look at the lower part of it and take em out. So one more procedure. Also, I may have celiac disease from the...
Forum: The Movies 06-17-2008, 06:49 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,627
Posted By ArathornJax
To the Good The Music

since we are discussing a film adaptation I think we have to say that Howard Shore's score has to goo in the Good.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-09-2008, 06:59 PM
Replies: 1,825
Views: 207,916
Posted By ArathornJax
I'll assign

I'll assign holding one of your children (or a grandchild) as a baby in a rocking chair in the nursery as they fall asleep and looking into the depth of those innocent and beautiful eyes before they...
Forum: The Movies 06-08-2008, 11:14 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,773
Posted By ArathornJax
Meet the Lawyers

Brad D. Brian who is representing the New Line/Time Warner. Not sure if any cares but I think he has a pretty impressive resume: Brad D. Brian (http://www.mto.com/lawyers/bio.cfm?attorneyID=19)
...
Forum: The Movies 06-08-2008, 08:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,773
Posted By ArathornJax
Tolkien Lawsuit Going to Trial

Over at theonering.net it is reported that one or both of the parties refused to agree to the court's request to continue the case management on June 27th. Here is the link and the quote. Just so you...
Forum: The Books 06-08-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,855
Posted By ArathornJax
Hard Cover ROTK with Illustrations by Allan Lee $7.98

I was in Barnes and Noble yesterday and checking out the clearance/discount books at the front of the store and found 10 copies of ROTK hardcover with Illustrations by Allan Lee for only $7.98. Well,...
Forum: The Movies 06-07-2008, 08:00 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
Some info

Well, it's Saturday and my Dr. had told me if I had cancer he would have called by yesterday so it sounds like that one is ruled out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Won't know for sure until I see him in a...
Forum: The Movies 06-01-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,405
Posted By ArathornJax
Nope

Jack Black has denied that he is the Riddle Maker ie Biblo. See http://moviesblog.mtv.com/2008/05/31/jack-black-denies-hobbit-rumors-will-not-play-bilbo/


Also over in one of the threads at...
Forum: The Movies 05-29-2008, 07:46 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
Episode XI The Battle of Pelannor Fields

Thanks for keeping me in your thoughts everyone. I had my last test today, a cool thing called a PillCam. It basically is a camera that is pill sized and goes through your entire GI track. I should...
Forum: The Movies 05-28-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
I can help post (just one more test tomorrow then I'll know by early next week)

but I will still participate. I am halfway through ep. 10 and will finish it tomorrow.
Forum: The Movies 05-27-2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,441
Posted By ArathornJax
Artists

I have to agree with Ted Nasmith. I know that he was invited but couldn't contribute due to some personal issues when the LOTR Trilogy was made.

This website shows though Nasmith's influence on...
Forum: The Movies 05-26-2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,441
Posted By ArathornJax
Kuruharan just wondering

why you find the addition of Alan Lee and John Howe to be depressing? This might be more appropriate as a PM and feel free to return that way if you like (or ignore this as you like :) ) but I would...
Forum: The Movies 05-26-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,773
Posted By ArathornJax
Sauron the White

As someone who is in their early forties, and waiting to hear if I have cancer or another disorder in my upper G I understand your point. The last week has brought to my face the issue of my own...
Forum: The Movies 05-25-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,773
Posted By ArathornJax
Clarification

Kristin IS reporting in her blog that this article on the times IS a tempest in a teapot. She writes:

"My reaction on reading it is that this is probably a tempest in a teapot, with the Times...
Forum: The Movies 05-25-2008, 11:53 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,773
Posted By ArathornJax
Bad Journalism

I've followed what is happening online with the suit and I have to say that I agree with Kristin Thompson over at The Frodo Franchise that this article is "rubbish." The lawyers for New Line/Warner...
Forum: The Books 05-13-2008, 08:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,811
Posted By ArathornJax
My two bits or more

I don't see how the Arkenstone can be a Silmaril. First, the Silmarils were hallowed by Varda that no mortal hands or flesh unclean or evil could handle them but that they would be scorched. There...
Forum: The Movies 05-13-2008, 07:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,801
Posted By ArathornJax
What's In

Well, going by the adaptation I think you'll see An Expected Party, then the Trolls, a quickie in Rivendell, the confrontation between the Goblins and Bilbo and Gollum. Next, the Eagles taking them...
Forum: The Movies 05-05-2008, 07:35 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
The Choices of Master Samwise

Transcript: http://www.tolkienradio.com/mastersamwise.html

Here are my thoughts on this episode. The interaction between Denethor, Gandalf and Faramir is well done. There are some major parts...
Forum: The Movies 04-28-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
Mindseye Hobbit

Estelyn here are some links:

http://www.sf-worlds.com/lord-of-the-rings/the-lord-of-the-rings-minds-eye-1979.html
...
Forum: The Movies 04-27-2008, 10:58 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
Nice to hear

I would totally agree with you that it is too fussy and very cumbered with too many intrusive sound-effects. The trumpets that go off are annoying as is the sound of Bilbo putting on the rings. I...
Forum: The Movies 04-27-2008, 12:48 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,470
Posted By ArathornJax
I know it has

gotten many younger fans to read the books for the first time. When it came out, media was just beginning to come around. Color TV in most homes were only about 10 years or so. Is it imperfect,...
Forum: The Movies 04-27-2008, 12:39 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 133,919
Posted By ArathornJax
Reply

A few items that I really noticed in this episode. I love the interaction of Faramir and Frodo and Frodo's reaction when Faramir informs him of the death of Boromir. Ian Holm continues to really...
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