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Old 06-14-2017, 10:16 AM   #20
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Originally Posted by The Sixth Wizard View Post
I get that this is a Tolkien fan forum but we can't have our cake and eat it too.
I think we should be allowed to want a different kind of cake.

Perhaps in this instance a cake that doesn't have so much stupid trash in it like elves at Helm's Deep, Faramir trying to take the Ring back to Minas Tirith until a Nazgul suddenly shows up, Théoden being reluctant to go aid Gondor, Denethor being a cowardly lunatic, the list goes on and on.

I have yet to see a sound justification as to why changes like these were needed to successfully adapt the novels to film.
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