MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 942 this week

The Hunt for Gollum (2009)

 -  Short | Action | Adventure  -  3 May 2009 (UK)
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 4,364 users  
Reviews: 32 user | 6 critic

Strider must hunt down Gollum to keep the Ring secret.

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (screenplay), 4 more credits »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb via Withoutabox

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 43 titles
created 08 Jan 2011
 
a list of 40 titles
created 20 Oct 2011
 
a list of 467 titles
created 19 Sep 2013
 
a list of 1340 titles
created 11 Nov 2013
 
a list of 39 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Hunt for Gollum (2009)

The Hunt for Gollum (2009) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Hunt for Gollum.

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Documentary of the making of Peter Jackson's adaptation of the classic Tolkien work.

Stars: Sean Bean, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom
Documentary | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Sean Buckley
Stars: J.R.R. Tolkien
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle Earth.

Director: Ralph Bakshi
Stars: Christopher Guard, William Squire, Michael Scholes
Mr. Bliss (2004)
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Mr. Bliss is a tale of a man who set out to buy a motor-car and of what followed afterwards. Based on a children story by J.R.R. Tolkien.

Stars: Dmitri Matveyev, Gennady Tischenko
Born of Hope (2009)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A scattered people, the descendants of storied sea-kings of the ancient West, struggle to survive in a lonely wilderness as a dark force relentlessly bends its will toward their destruction... See full summary »

Director: Kate Madison
Stars: Christopher Dane, Beth Aynsley, Kate Madison
Director: Stephen Grant
Stars: Anke Buttner, Humphrey Carpenter, Bob Catley
Short | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The discovery of an ancient book leads Abigail down a path she never expected. Pursued by evil, haunted by the past and guided by a stranger, known only as Michael, she must restore the balance or face a world of darkness.

Director: Kate Madison
Stars: Christopher Dane, Jennie Fox, Patrick Oldham
Adventure | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Director: Carole Winchester
Stars: Stuart Winchester, Chris T. Ian, Steve Sauer
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Shows how we can do remarkable short film with low budget. You can watch team works of volunteer Hunt for Gollum crew, also you can watch matte painter Kemal Ciftcioglu's interview.

Directors: Ismail Kemal Ciftcioglu, Bahadir Karasu
Stars: Arin Alldridge, Chris Bouchard, Ismail Kemal Ciftcioglu
The Hobbit (1966)
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A homebody hobbit finds himself going on a quest to save a dwarfish treasure from a dragon in this loose adaptation of the classic novel.

Director: Gene Deitch
Stars: Herb Lass
Fantasy

The film is set in Middle Earth after the events of The Hobbit. Aragorn, a young man prophesied to be the future king of Gondor, is growing up in an elvish household. He is set on a quest ... See full summary »

Director: Isaac Stitt
Stars: Johnathon Krautkramer, Zech Johnson, Chanel Volpel
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Sam Genovese
Stars: Gelila Asres, T.J. Miller, Tessa Munro
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Adrian Webster ...
...
Patrick O'Connor ...
...
Gareth Brough ...
Gollum (voice) / Goblok
Jason Perino ...
Gollum (voice)
...
Matthew Cunningham ...
Max Bracey ...
...
Dagbash / Orc
Joshua Kennedy ...
Ross Morrisson ...
Emma Hunt ...
Lisa Rost-Welling ...
Angry Villager
Ivan Wilkinson ...
Orc
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Not all who wander are lost...


Certificate:

Unrated

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 May 2009 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Lov na Goluma  »

Box Office

Budget:

£3,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.20 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Made by fans on a shoestring budget for free release on the internet. See more »

Goofs

(at around 50 mins) When Aragorn is hiding behind a rock, a camera lens can be seen at the left side of the screen. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
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


56 of 68 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Has Peter Jackson seen this? jecaaca
40 minutes!? nicolasllanos
I have just seen this little film moenia
Ranger Question rzid
Sequels? Foghladha
Just watched this........... Thirty_Seven
Discuss The Hunt for Gollum (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?