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question about the Moria flashback

ghost_matt
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Jan 11 2013, 12:37pm


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It's been a while since I last read the appendices. In the flashback to the battle where they try to take back Moria, it says they won, and yet in the present they're still homeless. I forgot why the abandoned Moria. Did they awake the Balrog? I thought that was Balin and his group when they tried to go back to Moria after the events of The Hobbit?

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question about the Moria flashback ghost_matt Send a private message to ghost_matt Jan 11 2013, 12:37pm
    Check out - Awakening and third age imin Send a private message to imin Jan 11 2013, 12:50pm
    Film vs. book TFP Send a private message to TFP Jan 11 2013, 1:27pm
    Dain saw the Balrog stoutfiles Send a private message to stoutfiles Jan 11 2013, 1:30pm
        This never would have worked in the movie Kassandros Send a private message to Kassandros Jan 11 2013, 3:05pm
            It was absurd stoutfiles Send a private message to stoutfiles Jan 11 2013, 3:34pm
                Poor Balin! DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Jan 11 2013, 3:41pm
                    I'm never going to see the discovery of Balins tomb in FOTR the same again Azog Send a private message to Azog Jan 12 2013, 8:23pm
                        Agreed. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 12 2013, 9:01pm
                valiant? foolish? TFP Send a private message to TFP Jan 11 2013, 4:07pm
                    I'll add to that. Macfeast Send a private message to Macfeast Jan 11 2013, 4:53pm
                Exactly. Exactly. And, as I say in another post, I think it possible that the defeat of Smaug, a victory beyond rational hope AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 12 2013, 3:18am
            I can see this confusing movie goers Kimtc Send a private message to Kimtc Jan 11 2013, 4:27pm
                Movie goers die fast. Balin is Balin. And the Balrog is missing. xxxyyy Send a private message to xxxyyy Jan 11 2013, 4:48pm
                    Gandalf doesn't know there's a Balrog stoutfiles Send a private message to stoutfiles Jan 11 2013, 6:25pm
                        Does anyone know how many went with Balin when he went back? Kimtc Send a private message to Kimtc Jan 11 2013, 6:36pm
                            The known Dwarves that went with him are: DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Jan 11 2013, 6:42pm
                                Thanks--I wondered about that. Kimtc Send a private message to Kimtc Jan 11 2013, 6:59pm
                        I like that... but what about movie Gandalf? xxxyyy Send a private message to xxxyyy Jan 11 2013, 10:44pm
                        That isn't true in the films. In the movie timeline he DEFINITELY knows there is a Balrog. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 12 2013, 3:14am
                    On this much, at least, I think you and I entirely agree AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 13 2013, 12:47am
    Are we thinking... Rostron2 Send a private message to Rostron2 Jan 11 2013, 5:01pm
        I think there is every chance... TheBladeGlowsBlue Send a private message to TheBladeGlowsBlue Jan 11 2013, 11:44pm
            But why are we going back to Moria with Balin? Rostron2 Send a private message to Rostron2 Jan 11 2013, 11:50pm
                because... TheBladeGlowsBlue Send a private message to TheBladeGlowsBlue Jan 12 2013, 5:47am
                    And, again, the best way to handle this, without a fast forward, is through hinting and looking back AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 12 2013, 6:42am
                Because Moria has been brought into the films. At least, that is my rationale for AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 13 2013, 1:08am
        I don't think we know how bound to a solid walking form Balrog's were. AinurOlorin Send a private message to AinurOlorin Jan 13 2013, 12:55am

 
 
 

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