September 13, 2001
Released on DVD
Chris S. sent me the following "mini review" of the
I just received a copy of the Bakshi DVD...in WIDESCREEN
format! So I guess the petition against pan-and-scan worked.
I haven't viewed it yet. Two notes though:
With typical sloppiness, Boromir's name is mis-spelled as "Borimir" in the scene
This presentation ends with the battle of Helm's Deep. When the movie was originally
released, it ended on the less high-powered but more moving scene of Frod and Sam
following Gollum into the gloom of Mordor.
I've already ordered my copy! You can do the same by clicking here.