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Legolas... where's his "turbanlike helmet"?
A reporter for E!Online had the privilege of being an extra on the set for The Lord of the Rings--participating, it seems, in the filming of The Last Alliance and also Frodo and Sam's hiding among the orcs.

They give a few descriptions that are rather interesting. Here's one: "Also on hand are Elves. With turbanlike helmets and art nouveau, acid-etched scarves tied around their waists, they resemble Muslim warriors. 'We gave them the motif and coloring of fully bloomed flowers,' Taylor says. By contrast, Elves in the Helm's Deep scenes are wrapped in autumnal colors, knowing their time in Middle Earth is soon over."

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