Just got the latest edition of Empire magazine in the post this morning and lo! LOTR gets a mention. Empire is the UK’s premier film magazine but last month’s issue featured a top twenty most eagerly awaited films that omitted LOTR from the list completely. I think the fans must have complained because this month it’s back in AT NUMBER ONE! I’ve scanned the article and attached it to this email.
BTW LOTR beat the following for the top slot: the Harry Potter film (18th), A.I. (7th), Matrix 2 and 3 (5th) and Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (2nd). Not much competition then. [View the article]