MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,140 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 4,333 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

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 titles
created 01 Jan 2011
 
a list of 40 titles
created 20 Oct 2011
 
a list of 22 titles
created 10 Dec 2012
 
Alt
a list of 26 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 40 titles
created 3 months 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 7.4/10 X  

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

Stars: Sean Bean, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom
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
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
Documentary | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Sean Buckley
Stars: J.R.R. Tolkien
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
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
Director: Stephen Grant
Stars: Anke Buttner, Humphrey Carpenter, Bob Catley
Dark Resurrection (Video 2007)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An ancient prophecy convinces the powerful Master Sorran to commence an obsessive search for Eron, a mythical place capable of giving the Chosen One infinite knowledge. For the sake of his ... See full summary »

Director: Angelo Licata
Stars: Marcella Braga, Maurizio Zuppa, Giuseppe Licata
Adventure | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Director: Carole Winchester
Stars: Stuart Winchester, Chris T. Ian, Steve Sauer
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 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 5/10 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
    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 ...
...
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

Was viewed for free over 1 million times in the first week of its online release. See more »

Goofs

Modern buildings are briefly visible in the woods at 13:11, 13:43, 19:23. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Best fan-movie ever!
6 May 2009 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

This film was made on a budget of about 4000$ contributed by fans. Despite that, the cinematography and action sequences do not feel like a low-budget fan-film but come very close to multi-million-dollar Hollywood productions. If you consider the cinematic value versus the budget ... that makes it the best movie ever. Do not watch this movie unless you are a "lord of the rings"-fan though. The story is very basic and needs you to have viewed the 3 "lord of the rings" movies and preferably even read all the books since this story is in fact the prequel to those. It can hardly be called a story on it's own and will probably leave many people who don't know the characters with a lot of questions ... A new milestone nevertheless for fan-made films!!


32 of 37 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
Sequels? Foghladha
Just watched this........... Thirty_Seven
Ranger Question rzid
Discuss The Hunt for Gollum (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?