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SciFi.com Talks to Del Toro about ‘Hobbit’

June 25, 2008 at 7:47 pm by Calisuri  - 

SciFi.comSciFi.com caught up with director Guillermo del Toro at the Saturn Awards and talked to him a bit about the upcoming ‘Hobbit’ films. Del Toro had this to say about his adaptation of ‘The Hobbit:’

“I’m trying to be faithful,” del Toro said in an interview after accepting the George Pal Memorial Award at the Saturn Awards in Universal City, Calif., on June 24. “Like, when I was trying to create a screenplay about Tarzan and people asked me, ‘Is it going to be horror?’ I said, ‘No, no, no.’ The thing is, I’m trying to re-create on the screen the feeling I had when I was 11 in my bed reading the book. How excited I got. How great I thought it was. That’s what I’m trying to honor.”

Read the full article over at SciFi.com. [Read More]

Posted in Casting Rumors, Director news, Director Rumors, Guillermo Del Toro, Hobbit Movie on June 25, 2008 by
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