for none now live who remember it.
History became legend … legend became myth.
"He’s one of them Rangers. Dangerous folk they are — wandering the wilds. What his right name is I’ve never heard, but around here, he’s known as Strider.”
“I knew that I had to be really more serious about taking care of myself so I could take care of others. I wanted to stop being the guy who gives up halfway through and is content with mediocrity.”
"Robin Williams a true American hero"
But now the rains weep o’er his hall, and not a soul to hear
“Peter was always a geek in terms of technology but, once he had the means to do it, and the evolution of the technology really took off, he never looked back,” Mortensen says. “In the first movie, yes, there’s Rivendell, and Mordor, but there’s sort of an organic quality to it, actors acting with each other, and real landscapes; it’s grittier.” Mortensen says the “ballooning” of Jackson’s reliance on CGI began with the second film, The Two Towers, and has increased with each subsequent project. “It was grandiose, and all that, but whatever was subtle, in the first movie, gradually got lost in the second and third. Now with The Hobbit, one and two, it’s like that to the power of 10,” Mortensen says.