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  1. jedichick81986

    jedichick81986 Jedi Youngling star 3

    Aug 3, 2001
    yeah, it's pretty bad when your uncle attacks you for a ring!Gollum freaks me out too,if I saw anything like that i'd shoot it.I have another scene I liked:When Boromir is attacking Frodo for the Ring and Frodo puts on the Ring to disappear,then Frodo kicks Boromir and drags him down the slope of the hill!
  2. crazy_blonde

    crazy_blonde Jedi Youngling star 1

    Dec 11, 2001
    hey jedichick
  3. jedivalens

    jedivalens Jedi Master star 4

    Apr 2, 2001
  4. Trika_Kenobi

    Trika_Kenobi Jedi Master star 6

    Nov 4, 1999
    How 'bout when Aragorn takes the head off white hand boy...?
  5. GriffZ

    GriffZ Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    May 27, 2001
    The Last Alliance was pretty epic...

  6. Trika_Kenobi

    Trika_Kenobi Jedi Master star 6

    Nov 4, 1999
    One more before I go off to finish some homework: when Legolas jumps on the cave troll's shoulders and lets an arrow fly right through the top of its head...
  7. Lieutenant_Page

    Lieutenant_Page Jedi Padawan star 4

    Mar 17, 2001
    you're right Trika... that was an awsome part!! That Legolas has some darn good aim...
  8. Arsenal1234

    Arsenal1234 Jedi Youngling star 4

    Aug 4, 2001
    The Last Alliance was indeed breaktaking, especially Sauron's appearance. I never thought that I could enjoy actually seeing Sauron that much, but it was truly amazing. They did him justice.
  9. Jorus_Kando

    Jorus_Kando Jedi Padawan star 4

    Nov 9, 2001
    Since I guess saying "the whole freakin' movie" is not allowed, I guess I'll try to keep my list short ;)

    1. The introduction of the rings, with the Elves, Dwarves, and Men posing with their rings.

    2. Elrond kicking ass and taking names during the Last Alliance. Where is Gil-Galad, though? I HAVE seen pics of him from the set, but couldn't spot him in the movie.

    3. Bilbo and Gandalf's meeting. Bag End looked exactly as I'd imagined it.

    4. Sam's face after he sees Rosie.

    5. The fireworks...

    6. Merry and Pippin: "That was good!" "Let's get another one!"

    7. Minas Tirith.

    8. The whole sequence at Farmer Maggot's.

    9. The Nine riding out of Minas Morgul.

    10. Orthanc.

    11. Saruman and Gandalf's duel.

    12. Aragorn staring at Frodo in Bree. Very reminiscent of the way Bakshi illustrated the scene in the animated movie.

    13. "Let go of him, or I'll have at you, longshanks!"

    14. "What about second breakfast?"

    15. The Witch King saluting Frodo with his sword before going for the Ring. What a polite ghoul ;)

    16. Arwen's voice. I don't know if Liv did it, or if studio trickery was involved, buit MY GOD, she made me weak in the knees [face_love]

    17. Arwen's appearance to Frodo.

    18. "If you want him, come and claim him."

    19. Arwen's tears as Frodo starts to slip away.

    20. Frodo's reunion with Bilbo.

    21. Elrond and Gandalf discussing Men (get your mind out of the gutter :p)

    22. Boromir, Legolas, and Gimli arriving in Rivendell. Maybe I'm reading too much into things, but Legolas looks particularly impressed to be in this legendary Elven stronghold.

    23. Gimli trying to destroy the Ring with the axe, and Frodo's reaction.

    24. The look on Gandalf's face when Frodo offers to carry the Ring.

    25. "If with my life, or my death, I can protect you, I will."

    26. "Right! Where we going?"

    27. The Fellowship coming into view as the theme fanfare plays.

    28. Boromir teaching swordfighting to Merry and Pip.

    29. Saruman casting his spell on Caradhras.

    20. The Doors of Moria. Beautifully done.

    21. Gimli's reaction when he realizes the Dwarves of Moria have been slaughtered.

    22. Pippin knocking the skeleton down the well, and Gandalf scolding him.

    23. "They've brought a cave troll." Perfect delivery.

    24. "Let them come! There's still one Dwarf in Moria who still draws breath!"

    25. All the orcs scattering around when they hear the Balrog.

    26. Legolas shooting orcs from the bridge.

    27. Gandalf's confrontation with the Balrog. Brings tears to my eyes, even though I've known how that scene plays out since I was 10.

    28. The Fellowship's reaction to Gandalf's death, especially Gimli, Legolas, and Pippin.

    29. "The Dwarf breathes so loudly we could have shot him in the dark."

    30. Galadriel [face_love]

    31. Legolas explaining the chant they hear is a lament for Gandalf.

    32. Galadriel giving the Light of Earendil o Frodo.

    33. The Argonath. DAMN!

    34. The tearing down of the tres near Orthanc. I know a certain Ent who's gonna wanna have words with Sharkey later... ;)

    35. Frodo escaping Boromir at Amon Hen.

    36. "Something draws near. I can feel it."

    37. Aragorn calmly staring down the horde of Uruk-Hai facing him, and saluting Lurtz. I tell ya, these are the most polite warriors ever :p

    38. Boromir saving Merry and Pippin.

    39. Boromir recovering after being shot twice and still taking half a dozen orcs with him.

    40. Merry and Pippin tearfully lunging at the orcs after Boromir falls.

    41. Aragorn vs. Lurtz. On par with Obi-Wan vs. Maul.

    42. The look of Legolas' face when he realizes Boromir is dying. Now THAT's a sad face.

    43. "I will not let the White City fall, or OUR people fail."

    44. "Be at peace, son of Gondor."

    45. Frodo remembering Gandalf's words about making the most of the time we are given, and the resolve with which he jumps on the boat.

    46. "I'm going to Mordor alone!" "Of course you are, and I'm coming with you!"

    47. "I made a promise, Mister Frodo. 'Don't you leave him, Samwise Gamgee!' And I don't mean t
  10. Lieutenant_Page

    Lieutenant_Page Jedi Padawan star 4

    Mar 17, 2001
    a very short list indeed :)

    i also love the part: "something is following us"

    "he has been following us for three days"

    ha ha
  11. Valiowk

    Valiowk Jedi Grand Master star 6

    Apr 23, 2000
    My favourite scene is the one when Gandlaf is trying to open the door to Moria, after saying, "If you are a friend, then say the password and enter." He makes it sound so simple, but then he himself can't open it. Then the scene cuts to show some time after, everyone has sat down patiently (and bored) waiting for Gandalf to open the door still! :)
  12. THX_Princess

    THX_Princess Jedi Knight star 5

    Aug 26, 2001
    "N-n-nothin' important! That is, I heard a good deal about a Ring, and a Dark Lord, and somethin' about the end of the world, but...please Mr. Gandalf, sir, don't hurt me! Don't turn me anythin'...unnatural..."

    I just LOVE [face_love] Sam....

    But I really can't pick a favorite part, I love it all! :D
  13. Jedi_XandMan

    Jedi_XandMan Jedi Youngling star 3

    Mar 23, 2001
    I'm kinda partial to the gag where the gatekeeper opens the peephole, looks out, sees nothing, bends over, opens another and sees the hobbits. Very funny.

    I also like the whole pub sequence. Equally funny and suspenseful.
  14. LoveisSuicideSP

    LoveisSuicideSP Jedi Padawan star 4

    Apr 23, 2001
    I thought the part where Boromir has three arrows sticking out of him and he still tries to get was very emotional.
  15. FurryDuck

    FurryDuck Jedi Master star 4

    Apr 2, 2001
    Jorus: Gil-galad was seen during the Last Alliance battle (of course). He's only in it for a second or two, but he's seen thrusting his sword into an enemy that was brought to the ground. I can't really find the words to describe it, but hopefully you understand what I'm talking about.
  16. Bossk_BountyHunter

    Bossk_BountyHunter Jedi Youngling star 3

    Jan 3, 2002
    Fave Scene?

    When Galadriel gives the fellowship their gifts.

    I also like when Saruman confronts the hobbits in the shire.
  17. AnakinsGirl

    AnakinsGirl Jedi Padawan star 4

    Nov 2, 2001
    my favorite is at the end when frodo is leaving on the boat and he says "im going to mordor alone"
    "of course you are. and im coming with you!!!!"

    "i made a promise mr.frodo. a promise! 'dont you leave him samwise gamgee. and i dont mean to...i dont mean to"

    i cry at that scene ok?!!!!
  18. Bithysith

    Bithysith Jedi Knight star 5

    Oct 6, 2000
    Wow, that's quite a list Jorus. I think you love the movie at least as much as I do! ;)

    The look of Legolas' face when he realizes Boromir is dying. Now THAT's a sad face.

    I completely agree. It was almost as if he was experiencing an emotional level totally foreign to humans... beyond absolute sorrow.
  19. Gimli_Son_of_Gloin

    Gimli_Son_of_Gloin Jedi Youngling

    Jan 15, 2002
    I loved every scene where Legolas got to do a really good expression, like when he sees Boromir dying and when he notices the balrog. What a great actor... I'll be watching his career with great interest. ;)
  20. Sebastian_Updike

    Sebastian_Updike Jedi Youngling star 1

    Jan 14, 2002

    Let me go about phrasing it this way, my friends: the only thing I did not utterly love about this film is the fact that Rosamund Pike was not in it.
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