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Old July 22 2011, 04:45 AM   #301
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Still don't understand why it's two movies. Okay I know it's to make more money but artistically it's not a good idea. After all the time wasted in the LoTR trilogy with lingering close-ups and soaring music, I have a bad feeling about this.
You answered your own question. Two movies doubles the revenues while the costs are only marginally higher. Voila, two films.
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Old July 22 2011, 05:52 AM   #302
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Still don't understand why it's two movies. Okay I know it's to make more money but artistically it's not a good idea. After all the time wasted in the LoTR trilogy with lingering close-ups and soaring music, I have a bad feeling about this.
That time was surely not wasted! More, please!
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Old July 22 2011, 08:59 AM   #303
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Official image of the thirteen dwarves.

http://www.ropeofsilicon.com/Images/...tsupersize.jpg
I just saw this. I'm glad PJ released an official version because the fan-made version had Thorin's sword covering another Dwarf's face.
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Old July 22 2011, 09:12 AM   #304
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Still don't understand why it's two movies. Okay I know it's to make more money but artistically it's not a good idea. After all the time wasted in the LoTR trilogy with lingering close-ups and soaring music, I have a bad feeling about this.
That time was surely not wasted! More, please!
Ugh
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Old July 22 2011, 11:37 AM   #305
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Official image of the thirteen dwarves.

http://www.ropeofsilicon.com/Images/...tsupersize.jpg
For some reason that's not accessible. You have to go in through the main link to the site. (Huh.... now I can get to it directly...)

However, the sword from fan made version on TORN didn't so much cover another dwarf's face as it cut across his neck.
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Old July 22 2011, 11:48 AM   #306
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Ugh
FYI, that's Dwarvish for "More, please!" (feel free to accompany this post with the soaring cues from "The Bridge of Khazad-Dum").
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Old July 22 2011, 11:56 AM   #307
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Let us not go to Khazad'dum. It is a silly place.
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Old July 22 2011, 12:03 PM   #308
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Zahadum is more like the thing.
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Old July 22 2011, 01:17 PM   #309
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Zahadum is more like the thing.
Got a shirt that says that, too.
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Old July 22 2011, 01:36 PM   #310
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Trouble is, if the dwarves go there, Kosh won't be able to help them.
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Old July 22 2011, 03:14 PM   #311
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Well, I guess it was just a matter of time:
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Old July 23 2011, 01:36 AM   #312
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Any word yet on whether Howard Shore will be returning to score the movie(s)? It would surely be a crime if he wasn't able to do it.
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Old July 23 2011, 02:28 AM   #313
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Don't worry. He's definitely returning and has already started work on the scores.
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Old July 23 2011, 02:35 AM   #314
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Don't worry. He's definitely returning and has already started work on the scores.
Damn, I was hoping for Hans Zimmer.
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Official image of the thirteen dwarves.

http://www.ropeofsilicon.com/Images/...tsupersize.jpg
For some reason that's not accessible. You have to go in through the main link to the site. (Huh.... now I can get to it directly...)

However, the sword from fan made version on TORN didn't so much cover another dwarf's face as it cut across his neck.
You can see if it's cached, so either go to the main site or refresh.
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