THE Lord of the Rings Movies: Pocket Guide

THE Lord of the Rings Movies: Pocket Guide

Hardback

By (author) Jeremy Mark Robinson

$43.33
List price $46.85
You save $3.52 (7%)

Free delivery worldwide
Available
Dispatched in 4 business days
When will my order arrive?

Additional formats available

Format
Paperback $21.70
  • Publisher: Crescent Moon Publishing
  • Format: Hardback | 496 pages
  • Dimensions: 127mm x 203mm x 26mm | 616g
  • Publication date: 14 January 2013
  • Publication City/Country: Kent
  • ISBN 10: 1861713789
  • ISBN 13: 9781861713780
  • Edition: 2
  • Edition statement: 2nd edition
  • Illustrations note: 1, black & white illustrations

Product description

THE LORD OF THE RINGS MOVIES: POCKET GUIDE A pocket guide to the Hollywood adaptions of J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy epic The Lord of the Rings, released in 2001, 2002 and 2003. The book tells you everything you need to know about these very popular films, from writing the script through casting and financing, to shooting and performances, to visual effects, editing and theatrical distribution. The pocket guide includes discussions of every single scene in the three movies, including the Special Extended Editions (some scenes are explored in great detail, as well as some key individual shots). There are sections on the all of the important differences between The Lord of the Ring book and the Hollywood movies (including numerous details), as well as a chapter exploring the additions and the omissions. Looks at behind the scenes stories, and also the critical response to the movies. There are chapters on the visual effects, on the casting and key personnel of the movies, on the studio and the financing of the films, on the music and sound, and the marketing and release of the movies in 2001-2003 (including the home entertainment releases on DVD and video). There is also a chapter on the critical response to the movies. There is also an appendix on other adaptions of J.R.R. Tolkien's books. Jeremy Robinson has written many critical studies, including Steven Spielberg, Arthur Rimbaud, Jean-Luc Godard, Hayao Miyazaki, Ken Russell, Walerian Borowczyk, and The Sacred Cinema of Andrei Tarkovsky, plus literary monographs on: J.R.R. Tolkien; J.M.W. Turner; Samuel Beckett; Thomas Hardy; Arthur Rimbaud; Andr Gide; John Cowper Powys; Robert Graves; and Lawrence Durrell. Includes bibliography, illustrations, appendices and notes. ISBN 9781861713780. 496 pages. www.crmoon.com

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11
Categories: