From Book To Screen: Adapting The Lord Of The Rings Screenplay
Once a year, I watch The Lord of the Rings Trilogy Extended Editions. As soon as I complete the journey from the Shire to Mount Doom, I watch all of the special features on every disc.
Below is one of my favorite screenwriting documentaries on any DVD or Blu Ray. It’s a fantastic behind the scenes look at how Academy Award winners Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh & Phillipa Boyens adapted J.R.R Tolkien’s masterpiece.