Tolkien's Estate Has Brutally Strict Rules About Amazon's 'LotR' Series
The streamer will have to make sure every single detail of the upcoming show is "Tolkienian."
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You Can Finally Read J.R.R. Tolkien's Century-Old Love Story
'Beren and Lúthien' tells the tale of a forbidden love shared between a human and an elf in Middle Earth.
Found J.R.R. Tolkien Map Reveals Middle-Earth's Earthly Inspirations
An annotated map of Middle-Earth was found in an illustrator’s old copy of 'Lord of the Rings.'
Frodo Walks More Than 1,350 Miles in 'Lord of the Rings'
No wonder it took him about three books.
Trip the Light Fantastic with These Phosphorescent Paintings
Shayla Maddox uses special phosphorescent paints to create images of sunsets, landscapes, and even Middle Earth that look different depending on the time of day.
A Polish Painter Combined Rural Landscapes with Giant Robots
The Polish artist sees his '1920+' series as a means to interest others in Polish history.
In Defense of 'Game of Thrones' and Epic Fantasy
An open letter to GoT-hater Clive Martin.
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