National Geographic: Beyond the Movie - The Lord of the Rings

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Pera ap' tin tainia: O arhontas ton daktylidion - I syntrofia tou daktylidiou ( Greece )

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National Geographic: Beyond the Movie - The Lord of the Rings

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Phil Crowley

Narrator (voice)

John Howe

Himself - Conceptual Designer of LOTR

Peter McHugh

Additional Voices

Oliver Muirhead

Additional Voices

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A documentary about the influences on Tolkien, covering in brief his childhood and how he detested the onslaught of industry through the idyllic countryside, moving on to describe his fighting experience from WWI, and closing with a look at the Finnish inspiration for the scholar's self-invented languages of Elfish. In between are interviews with the cast of the films and some clips, by far the most from "The Fellowship of the Ring", but a few glimpses of Rohan riders ... more


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Heather

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Mad About Movies

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thanks12 April 2012

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

richie74

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thanks for the comment12 October 2011

gives us info about the documentary

Laura

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Too short03 September 2011

Well made and full of interesting information about JRR Tolkien and the parallels between his life and The Lord of the Rings.
Could have been longer though.

Lizzy

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Is it worth viewing?05 August 2011

Is it worth viewing?

Mad About Movies

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question28 June 2011

Has anyone seen this, would you recommend it.

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