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Review of RotK!

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A preciousss interview with Gollum

The New Zealand Herald has an exclusive interview with Gollum. Over Mai Tai’s and a plate of sushi Gollum reveals what it was like working with Peter Jackson, his love for NZ, his hopes for further movie roles and how he believes LotR should have ended!

UK residents – win LotR books

For a chance to win copies of The Return Of The King Visual Companion, by Jude Fisher and Weapons and Warfare, by Chris Smith, enter the competition at This is the North East.Three winners will each receive copies of both books.

Closing date is 3rd February.

Signed Copies of Rotk Soundtrack

In town to conduct a concert of the LotR soundtrack, Howard Shore will be doing signings at Sounds music store in Wellington. See Sounds NZ’s site for details, and a chance to win signed copies of the RotK soundtrack.

First screening of Rotk at the Embassy

The media was invited to the first showing of RotK at the Embassy Theatre in Wellington last night, but all attendees were required to sign strict embargo agreements. Story at Stuff.

Lord of the Rings on Primetime Thursday

On Thursday, Dec. 4. Myth and mystery: “weeks of unprecedented access to the entire cast, crew and director, Primetime focuses on The Lord of the Rings.”. Keep an eye on Primetime’s website at ABC News for more information.

MORE Humor!

Ring and I stayed up to the wee hours of the morning on Thanksgiving for you all to bring all you humor addicts episode three of The Bachelorette series! As always, we hope you enjoy!

NZ abuzz with the premiere of RotK

NZ is preparing for the premiere of ROTK on Monday, December 1st. The man destined to be King has already arrived as well as other cast members, but it’s Peter Jackson that has NZ in an uproar. The success of his epic trilogy has brought NZ to the height of tourism. Read the story at smh.

More rings stars arrive in Wellington

Now you can add Liv Tyler to the stars that have arrived in Wellington for the RotK premiere. Read the full story at Stuff

Rings stars arrive in Wellington

The stars of the Lord of the Rings are starting to arrive at Wellington for the world premiere of RotK. Elijah Wood, Billy Boyd and Ian McKellen, among others, are in New Zealand’s capital, ready for December 1st. Read more at Stuff.