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Picturing Tolkien : essays on Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings trilogy

Author: Janice M Bogstad; Philip E Kaveny
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Peter Jackson; Peter Jackson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janice M Bogstad; Philip E Kaveny
ISBN: 9780786446360 0786446366
OCLC Number: 751764402
Description: viii, 301 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: AcknowledgmentsPrefaceIntroductionI. Techniques of Story and StructureGollum Talks to Himself: Problems and Solutions in Peter Jackson's Film Adaptation of The Lord of the RingsSometimes One Word Is Worth a Thousand PicturesTwo Kinds of Absence: Elision and Exclusion in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the RingsTolkien's Resistance to Linearity: Narrating The Lord of the Rings in Fiction and FilmFilming Folklore: Adapting Fantasy for the Big Screen through Peter Jackson's The Lord of the RingsMaking the Connection on Page and Screen in Tolkien's and Jackson's The Lord of the Rings"It's Alive!": Tolkien's Monster on the ScreenThe Materiel of Middle- earth: Arms and Armor in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings Motion Picture TrilogyII. Techniques of Character and CultureInto the West: Far Green Country or Shadow on the Waters?Frodo Lives but Gollum Redeems the Blood of KingsThe Grey Pilgrim: Gandalf and the Challenges of Characterization in Middle- earthJackson's Aragorn and the American Superhero MonomythNeither the Shadow nor the Twilight: The Love Story of Aragorn and Arwen in Literature and FilmConcerning Horses: Establishing Cultural Settings from Tolkien to JacksonThe Rohirrim, the Anglo- Saxons, and the Problem of Appendix F : Ambiguity, Analogy and Reference in Tolkien's Books and Jackson's FilmsFilming the Numinous: The Fate of Lothlorien in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the RingsAbout the ContributorsIndex
Responsibility: edited by Janice M. Bogstad & Philip E. Kaveny.

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