Support - A not for profit fan community!
Join us in our 24 Hour Chatroom!
LEGO Lord of the Rings Collection
Thranduil Statue

News Alerts

Get emailed with every new post!

Weekly Newsletter

Select a list:

Japan: Trailer Twisted in Translation

October 24, 2002 at 11:15 pm by Tehanu  - 

The trailer for TTT has just come out in Japan, and once again Japanese fans are full of dread at the way the subtitles are mis-representing Tolkien and the script as Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh and Philippa Boyens intended it to be understood.
Sam : “Wonder if this is the way Gandalf meant?”
Frodo: “Everything is unpredictable.”
“This is a Zen dialogue, not a translation at all,” exclaims a fan leader….[More]

Posted in Old Main News on October 24, 2002 by

Comments are closed.