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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Five Disc C&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Elijah Wood|Ian Mackellen|Liv Tyler
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
This DVD is GREAT! Not only is the extra footage wonderful (especially "Sons of the Steward") but it has really given me a better understanding as to why certain things were left out of the theatrical version. In this DVD is more Faramir, as he was in the book,more of Merry and Pippin and the Ents, More Helm's Deep (Peter Jackson cameos as one of the Defenders), more of Aragorn's background, and the funeral of Theodred.
Then there are the Appendices. I haven't watched it all, but there is a very good, in depth documentary about the evolution of Gollum's character, from drawings, to casting Andy Serkis, to the finished digital character. Plus some stuff to really whet the appetite for… Read more
The Last of the Sky Pirates (The Edge Chronicles) by Paul Stewart
19 of 21 people found the following review helpful
WOW!!! I have just finished the Last of the Sky Pirates. It is simply Fantastic! without doubt the best book in the Edge Chronicles so far. Bravo, Paul & Chris. I highly reccomend this to anyone who has read the previous Edge Chronicles. (If you haven't, I reccomend reading them all in order of publication). Chris Riddell's illustrations fit into the Book perfectly once again, especially the pictures of places like Lake Landing or the Eastern Roost. And of course the story itself is enthralling. To summarise, the hero is Rook Barkwater, (name sound familiar?), who we follow from the sewers of Undertown to the Free Glades (the only place in the Edge to have changed for the better since… Read more