SPOILERS FOTR Review: Pop Matters (Todd R. Ranlow) - Screenwriter Frances Walsh does an admirable job adapting "The Lord of the Rings" for film, cutting many plot events while retaining a great deal of narrative complexity.
"Despite its shortcomings, Fellowship is an ambitious and generally enjoyable film, especially for those who might desire a little more narrative coherence and depth than Harry Potter has to offer. In the end, what is potentially most urgent about the film is how it reflects the tenor of our time, and in particular the resurgence, after September 11th, of social, political and religious debates over the 'nature' of 'good' and 'evil.'" To read more, CLICK HERE.
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