The Return of the King (1980) (part 7 of 8)

Moving on, Gollum yells for them to give him the ring, tossing a huge boulder at them as he does so. The duo is knocked out by the rock, and Gollum rants for a while before heading after them.

Frodo comes to as Gollum leaps at him, crying out that the ring is his. Sam comes forward with the sword, but stops, worried he might hit Frodo. I should add that a sword is more precise than a gun, and Frodo doesn’t exactly take up huge amounts of space. Just saying.

The Return of the King (1980) (part 7 of 8)

Anyway, Frodo gets Gollum off of him by grabbing the ring and doing that preliminary Hulk-out it seems to provoke.

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Ed Harris

A fan of less than great cinema since childhood, Ed divides his time between writing scripts, working an actual paying job and subjecting himself willingly to some of the worst films society has produced.

Multi-Part Article: The Return of the King (1980)

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