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Ngila Dickson

Mauricio
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Dec 31 2012, 3:13am


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Does anybody know why she didn't return? All the key player from the LOTR trilogy came back for The Hobbit, and Ngila is definitely one of the main components of Middle Earth's current identity.

I think her presence is greatly missed, even more highlighted by the fact that the new designer is trying to emulate her style. And the results end up being sub par, they fail to live up to what came before and fail to become their own thing. And worst of all, they "feel" like costumes.

A minor bug perhaps, but it hunted me from the first snippet of footage to my first viewing of AUJ.

Aside from the old "scheduling conflicts" (which obviously nobody believes, she's only worked on 3 movies since 2009, two of which were less than minor), has there been any insight on her departure??

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Ngila Dickson Mauricio Send a private message to Mauricio Dec 31 2012, 3:13am
    I don't think the new costumes are bad. morgul lord Send a private message to morgul lord Dec 31 2012, 3:20am
    Yeah, the only thing I've heard... Ardamírë Send a private message to Ardamírë Dec 31 2012, 3:25am
    My theory... tiamy Send a private message to tiamy Dec 31 2012, 5:56am
        Why mus you always meddle... okay, this could really become the forum's classic phrase ;) Arannir Send a private message to Arannir Dec 31 2012, 11:27am
            hahaha! tiamy Send a private message to tiamy Dec 31 2012, 11:55am
    She was working on something else.... dormouse Send a private message to dormouse Dec 31 2012, 10:22am
        TORn users ... DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Dec 31 2012, 10:24am
    Nigila Dickson willowing Send a private message to willowing Dec 31 2012, 10:41am
    this is really starting to get absurd unexpectedvisitor Send a private message to unexpectedvisitor Dec 31 2012, 3:05pm
    yes I miss Ngilas costumes too, Elenorflower Send a private message to Elenorflower Dec 31 2012, 3:44pm
        nostalgia unexpectedvisitor Send a private message to unexpectedvisitor Dec 31 2012, 4:11pm
            I agree shadowdog Send a private message to shadowdog Dec 31 2012, 4:52pm
            Yes you have hit upon a point that applies to much of the negitive Kangi Ska Send a private message to Kangi Ska Dec 31 2012, 5:19pm
            won't disagree with that ^ Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Dec 31 2012, 5:32pm
            i don't mean to downplay Ngila, either unexpectedvisitor Send a private message to unexpectedvisitor Dec 31 2012, 5:53pm
            Agree with you Rostron2 Send a private message to Rostron2 Dec 31 2012, 6:18pm
            Agreed Mauricio Send a private message to Mauricio Jan 2 2013, 4:14am
                i agree that the end result is important unexpectedvisitor Send a private message to unexpectedvisitor Jan 2 2013, 3:14pm
    Most of the characters' looks are directly from the original trilogy sycorax82 Send a private message to sycorax82 Jan 1 2013, 12:35am
    Why no Nglia? SirDennisC Send a private message to SirDennisC Jan 1 2013, 1:00am
        Different styles Mahtion Send a private message to Mahtion Jan 1 2013, 6:46am

 
 
 

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