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The Hunt for Gollum (2009)

 -  Short | Action | Adventure  -  3 May 2009 (UK)
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Strider must hunt down Gollum to keep the Ring secret.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Adrian Webster ...
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Patrick O'Connor ...
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Gareth Brough ...
Gollum (voice) / Goblok
Jason Perino ...
Gollum (voice)
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Matthew Cunningham ...
Max Bracey ...
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Dagbash / Orc
Joshua Kennedy ...
Ross Morrisson ...
Emma Hunt ...
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Angry Villager
Ivan Wilkinson ...
Orc
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The great events of the war of the ring are about to unfold and the priority for Strider and Gandalf is to keep the Ring secret. Sauron is preparing to unleash his armies and Gollum is creeping around Middle Earth with crucial knowledge of the Ring's location. He must be found. Written by Chris Bouchard

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3 May 2009 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Lov na Goluma  »

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£3,000 (estimated)
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Christopher Dingli who plays Gollum in this film, worked with John Rhys-Davies who played Gimli in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, in the TV Movie Helen of Troy (2003). See more »

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The size and look of Gollum keeps changing depending on camera angle. See more »

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Top notch LOTR! Most impressive.
5 May 2009 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

I was truly surprised and very happy to realise that this film was actually very good!

Expecting a well meaning but very flawed fan piece, I have to say my presumptions proved to be nonsense. The hunt for Gollum is a masterpiece in what can be done with talent and determination, regardless of money. It looks good, sounds good, is well written and even has a great fight scene with an Ork war-band.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE TEAM BEHIND THIS! Excellent job, thanks a lot for all your hard work!

BTW. for anyone who doesn't know, you can watch it on the official website in HD for free: http://thehuntforgollum.s3.amazonaws.com/index.html


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