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The Frodo franchise : the Lord of the rings and modern Hollywood

Kristin Thompson.
  • Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2007.
  • xxi, 399 pages, [8] p. of plates : illustrations(some colored), maps (some colored) ; 24 cm.
This reproduction
  • Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, MPublishing, 2012. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
  • I: The film
  • Prudent aggression
  • Not your father's Tolkien
  • Handcrafting a blockbuster
  • II: Building the franchise
  • Flying billboards and FAQs
  • Click to view trailer
  • Fans on the margins, Pervy Hobbit Fanciers, and partygoers
  • III: Beyond the movie
  • Licenses to print money
  • Interactive middle-earth
  • IV: The lasting power of the rings
  • Fantasy come true
  • Right in your own backyard.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-369) and index.
Additional form
  • Alternate version: 9780520247741 Alternate version: 0520247744