The Lord of the Rings movie set an entirely new standard for fantasy in the movies.
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I thought I had the rights to The Lord of the Rings. I don't know how Jackson ended up with the rights.
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Lord of the Rings was my first experience making movies and at the time, I had no ideas how movies were done. I thought that's the way they're done, so in a way, I had nothing to compare it to.
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Lord of the Rings, I think, is far and away the most brilliantly done stuff.
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That was the big effect Lord of the Rings had on me. It was discovering New Zealand. And even more precious were the people- not at all like the Australians.
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I would like to see a fierce Fantasia mixed with Blade Runner, Lord of the Rings, and Star Wars all in one. That's the kind of movies I want to make.
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