The Hunt for Gollum (2009)

Unrated  |   |  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 overview, first billed only:
Arin Alldridge ...
Patrick O'Connor ...
Gareth Brough ...
Gollum (voice) / Goblok
Jason Perino ...
Gollum (voice)
Matthew Cunningham ...
Max Bracey ...
Joshua Kennedy ...
Ross Morrisson ...
Emma Hunt ...
Lisa Rost-Welling ...
Angry Villager
Ivan Wilkinson ...


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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Not all who wander are lost...



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3 May 2009 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

A Caçada por Gollum  »

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£3,000 (estimated)

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2.20 : 1
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Made by fans on a shoestring budget for free release on the internet. See more »


(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 »


Referenced in Fanarchy (2015) 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:

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