Re: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Grading & Discussion (Spoilers
Which is why the extended version of The Two Towers is so much better than the shorter one! That flashback scene Faramir has about the last time he and Boromir were together, at Osgiliath, gives a lot of insight into Boromir as a person...and explains why he was so tempted - driven - to take the Ring, and yet remained (and died as one) a good guy.
I do not kill with my gun. He who kills with his gun has forgotten the face of his father. I kill with my heart. —The Gunslinger's Creed, The Dark Tower
It was a nice day ... AND THEN EVIL CAME!— The Collected Works of Stephen King, condensed version