Re: [mythsoc] Re: Kill Bilbo.
- Who here has What against poor Bilbo Baggins?
Jonathan Michael Reiter
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From: "Jason Fisher" <visualweasel@...>
Sent: Monday, December 04, 2006 1:39 PM
Subject: [mythsoc] Re: Kill Bilbo.
> "Kill Bilbo" -- very clever. :)
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>I would assume, since Serkis is a very good actor, that he was playing the
> For my part, seeing Serkis's excellent work in other films (most
> recently"The Prestige") has made me even more appalled at his bizarre
> Gollum, especially in the one place he appears directly, the flashback
> scene with Deagol.
part as directed. It's an actor's job to play the character as interpreted
and instructed by the director, and if the director wants the character
played "goofball", that's what the actor delivers. Even so, he did an
excellent acting job, and Gollum wasn't treated nearly as badly as Gimli
Wil Wheaton has something to say on the subject - he repeatedly begged to be
able to play Wesley more like a normal teenager and not "annoying boy
genius", but was overruled.
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