Sorry for the imprecision in antecedents: Lee said he appears in the film himself in that scene. He mentioned that someone else from behind the scenes does as well, but I can't remember now if it was Howe or someone else.
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> At 10:08 AM 2/24/2005 -0800, JDR wrote:
> >Yes, that's him. John Howe was the gent with the long black beard. Lee said
> >in his talk here in Seattle that he actually appears in the film as an extra
> >at the Battle of Helm's Deep, having been recruited to represent the sort of
> >hopeless broken-down old fellow they've been forced to rely on in their
> Who is the "he" who appears in the film, Lee or Howe?
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