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Poll: Do you think Peter Jackson should make The Simarillion next?
What is The Simarillion?
Other please explain why below
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Oct 25 2012, 2:50am

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Hmmmmmmm... [In reply to] Can't Post

While it could be done, I don't see the entire Silmarillion story appealing to audiences. A bit too Creationist at the beginning, it would offend religious audiences. It is a book without a clear ending.

The only start-to-finish character is Melkor, the antagonist. It is better for movies to have the protagonist to focus on from start to finish.

I can see parts of it as a movie, but not all of it. Turin, sure. A Beren and Luthien love story would be possible. I could also see a mini-series or TV show about the fall of the sons of Feanor.

Subject User Time
Do you think Peter Jackson should make The Simarillion next? Preciousssss Oct 6 2012, 4:35am
    No. Elizabeth Send a private message to Elizabeth Oct 6 2012, 6:27am
    Impossible! JWPlatt Oct 6 2012, 7:34am
    Trailer 2? / DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Oct 6 2012, 8:06am
    No malickfan Send a private message to malickfan Oct 6 2012, 1:50pm
    Eventually burgahobbit Send a private message to burgahobbit Oct 7 2012, 12:31pm
    I'd like to see it happen, but I doubt it will. Patty Send a private message to Patty Oct 9 2012, 12:26pm
    I don't think anyone should The Sil... diedye Send a private message to diedye Oct 9 2012, 6:06pm
        mini-series / anthology series Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Oct 9 2012, 7:47pm
    Nope. Otaku-sempai Send a private message to Otaku-sempai Oct 9 2012, 10:13pm
    Dont think he should. imin Send a private message to imin Oct 10 2012, 4:38pm
    Given a choice between Escapist Send a private message to Escapist Oct 10 2012, 4:46pm
    Sure... Donry Send a private message to Donry Oct 13 2012, 3:06am
    Hmmmmmmm... Joe-Mathews Send a private message to Joe-Mathews Oct 25 2012, 2:50am
    Absolutely. Durin's Folk Send a private message to Durin's Folk Nov 3 2012, 4:00am


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