Off-topic - Lord of the Rings awards sweep
Well, last night was a good time to be a New Zealander as the third Lord of the Rings
movie cleaned up the Oscars by winning all (eleven) awards it was nominated for!
Just as importantly, the winning of Best Picture broke the glass ceiling of 'No
fantasy/sci-fi film will ever deserve a Best Picture award', which will give inspiration to
future filmakers I'm sure.....
I had to chuckle when I read a spoof article in the NZ Herald this morning saying how
Gollum snatched Peter's award at a post-awards party, saying, "yes, Gollum deserve
award, not hairy lump".
- Nicolette :-)
(a very happy) Co-moderator from New Zealand, that's-Middle-Earth-to-you
- Mozz, thanks for that I don't think we have had one of your spiels for a
while I thoroughly enjoyed it and was literally laughing out loud towards
the end. Then I had to cover up what I was laughing about because I am at
BTW I am wading through the last month's correspondence. I'm looking forward
to getting back into it....I just finished my Intervention reread and will
shortly start on JTB again.