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Picturing Tolkien : Essays on Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings Film Trilogy

  • Jefferson NC : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2011.
  • Copyright Notice: ©2011.
  • 1 online resource (311 pages)
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Genre
  • Electronic books.
Summary
  • "Extraordinary...fascinating"--Midwest Book Review; "will be of interest to scholars and fans...a worthwhile study"--Mythlore.
Contents
  • Cover
  • Acknowledgments
  • Table of Contents
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • I. Techniques of Story and Structure
  • Gollum Talks to Himself
  • Sometimes One Word Is Worth a Thousand Pictures
  • Two Kinds of Absence
  • Tolkien's Resistance to Linearity
  • Filming Folklore
  • Making the Connection on Page and Screen in Tolkien's and Jackson's The Lord of the Rings
  • "It's Alive!"
  • The Matériel of Middle-Earth
  • II. Techniques of Character and Culture
  • Into the West
  • Frodo Lives but Gollum Redeems the Blood of Kings
  • The Grey Pilgrim
  • Jackson's Aragorn and the American Superhero Monomyth
  • Neither the Shadow Nor the Twilight
  • Concerning Horses
  • The Rohirrim, the Anglo-Saxons, and the Problem of Appendix F
  • Filming the Numinous
  • About the Contributors
  • Index.
Other information
  • Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Additional form
ISBN
  • 9780786484737
  • Alternate version: 9780786446360
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 756864656