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‘To the hobbits.’ A celebration of ‘The Lord of the Rings’

Views Of Moseley Bog Where JRR Tolkien Played As A Child
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An ‘Eye of Sauron’ is carved into a fallen tree at Moseley Bog, believed to be the inspiration for Tolkien's ancient forests in his books ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit’ on January 3, 2019, in Birmingham, England.

Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring hit theaters 20 years ago this month, on December 19, 2001.

This hour, a look back at the Lord of the Rings books and movies and their impact.


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Colin McEnroe, Jonathan McNicol, and Cat Pastor contributed to this show, which originally aired August 12, 2021.

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Lily is the senior producer for 'The Colin McEnroe Show'. She first worked at Connecticut Public as an intern, in 2014. She has previously worked for WBUR, KUNC, and as a producer for the New England News Collaborative's weekly show 'Next.'
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