In 1986, after meeting assistant director Costa Botes
, Peter Jackson did some freelance special effects for New Zealand TV series Worzel Gummidge
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Sir Peter Jackson
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[on The Lovely Bones
(2009)] - It's not a murder film and I wanted kids to be able to go and see it. Film is such a powerful medium. It's like a weapon and I think you have a duty to self-censor. There are some people who might enjoy watching a 14-year-old girl getting killed, a small minority maybe, but how could you live with yourself in providing that titillation? I wouldn't want the movie ...
Credits his favorite movie King Kong
(1933) as his biggest inspiration in filmmaking. He said that he cried when King Kong fell off the Empire State Building.
Darkly humorous scenes of violence