Hi my favorite movie is LOTR. I also like Pirates of the Caribbean series,Transformers(Michale Bay movie) Battle LA, and Harry Potter. Favorite Actors: Johnny Depp,Vin Diesel,Viggo Mortensen,Orlando Bloom, Sir Ian McKellen and John Rhys-Davies. I play (online) Cod 2,4,6 and 8. Also War Thunder!! If you want to know more about LOTR go to LOTRwiki. And if you want to know more about Pirates of the Caribbean go to Pirates of the Caribbean encyclopedia! Me? I'm dishonest, and a dishonest man you can always trust to be dishonest. Honestly it's the honest ones you have to watch out for, you never can predict if they're going to do something incredibly stupid. Captain Jack Sparrow to Barbossa at Isla de Muerta! Please don't do anything stupid :D
Angelica: What were you doing in a Spanish Convent, anyway?
Captain Jack Sparrow: Mistook it for a brothel. Honest mistake.
Captain Jack Sparrow to Angelica: If you had a sister and a dog, I'd choose the dog.
Peter Jackson made $125 million from the three Lord of the Rings films.
According to a survey of 276,500 people, covering both genders and every age group, LOTR is most popular among the following demogaphics in ranked order:
1. Females under 18
2. Females 44 plus
3. Females 18 to 29
4. Males under 18
5. Males 18 to 29
6. Males 30 to 44
7. Females 30 to 44
8. Males 44 plus
100,000,000 people world-wide have read the books
The face of the fell beast was based on that of a salmon.
Over 6 million feet of film shot during production.
Liv Tyler's father (rock legend Steven Tyler of Aerosmith) fell asleep when he saw FOTR.
At Osgiliath, Samwise says, "It's all wrong! By rights we shouldn't even be here!" In the books Frodo and Sam never visit Osgiliath.
Number of times Frodo falls down -- 34
Number of times Sam eavesdrops -- 7
Number of times Aragorn tosses somebody -- 3
Number of times we see food -- 36
Number of times they play the old "he's dead! No wait, he isn't" trick -- 15
Number of times a hobbit says, "What are you doing?" -- 7
Characters accused of being late-- 4
Number of times a character sings -- 10
Peter Jackson cut his own hair throughout the project because he didn't have time to schedule a haircut appointment.
In the movie "Harry Potter and the Chamber of
Secrets" as Harry enters Dumbledore's study, a portrait of Gandalf the
Grey is included in the collection of paintings. (It is above the
The images during the closing credits of ROTK are
pre-production sketches, shown in the reverse of the order the actors
first appear in the trilogy.
Rohan was designed to look like a Kingdom from around 900 A.D.
48,000 props were used in the films.
At Rivendell, Sean was hit on the head by an Elven
loom. (Viggo said it was because he was having impure thoughts.) He had
to get a CAT scan. "When he got back all he could say was about how
large his brain was!" says Elijah. "We didn’t hear if he was healthy,
just how large his brain was."
On the quest to Mount Doom, Frodo and Sam always travel left to right on screen.
Ian McKellen based Gandalf off of Tolkien. "All the
Fellowship reflect aspects of Tolkien's personality," he says, "but
none more so than Gandalf. I adopted Tolkien's accent and voice
Gimli's beard was made of yak belly hair.
Stuart Townsend, originally cast as Aragorn, was
fired one day into shooting. (The Weathertop scenes were being shot).
Not only was Stuart too young for the part, he wasn't a very good
physical actor - an important part of Aragorn's character.
Bernard Hill (Theoden) made his own audition tape which he directed himself in a friend's barn.
Peter Jackson suffers from entomophobia. (This is not the fear of Ents, but the fear of insects.)
- John Rhys-Davies spent 5 hours putting on his makeup for Gimli.
- Was allergic to the makeup.
- John was the tallest member of the Fellowship.