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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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Adrian Webster ...
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Patrick O'Connor ...
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Gareth Brough ...
Jason Perino ...
Gollum (voice)
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Matthew Cunningham ...
Max Bracey ...
Mirkwood Elf
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Dagbash / Orc
Joshua Kennedy ...
Disgruntled Orc / Orc
Ross Morrisson ...
Emma Hunt ...
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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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Not all who wander are lost...


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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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