It’s now been nearly two years since the release of the final movie in Peter Jackson’s film trilogy of J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Lord of the Rings.” Extended versions of all three films have long since arrived on DVD; the lead actors have gone on to star in other moves and hit TV shows; and Jackson and his crew are off in New Zealand putting the finishing touches on his big-budget remake of “King Kong,” which will be released in December. [More]