Apparently Robert Shaye’s ticket for a rough cut for Fellowship of the Ring didn’t come cheap. In a reply to Wellington city council’s permission to land Shaye’s jet, which would have exceeded noise limits, New Line surprised three Miramar schools with a donation of 5000 kiwi dollars each. For those who don’t know, Miramar is the Wellington suburb in which two of the main studios for Lord of the Rings are located. The full story can be read over at Stuff… [More]