The Middle-earth Mixer joins us this week to look at why Peter Jackson made some pretty big changes to 3 central characters. Listen in as we look at:

  • Sauron, the Formless
  • Elrond, the Unbeliever
  • Saruman, Sith Lord

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  • How could Sauron have been better portrayed in the films?
  • Did Christopher Lee regret playing the changed Saruman?
  • Did Peter Jackson kill off Saruman just to get rid of the Scouring of the Shire?

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