Aragorn is, actually, a very different character in the films than the books. Was it a good decision to make the change? This week we discuss:

  • The Hobbit Youth Movement
  • Aragorn, the Dark and Brooding
  • Aragorn, the Reluctant King

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  • Is Frodo too young and too incompetent in the films?
  • Why didn’t Aragorn ascend the throne of Gondor earlier?
  • Is movie Aragorn a little too perfect at times?

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