Episode 58: Struck a Silmaril

This week we combined our movie discussion with out drunk episode. So, it’s a drunk movie discussion!

We discuss our favourite scenes and lines and performances and adaptations.

But, more importantly, we discuss the following completely unrelated pop-culture mediums:

  • X-Men
  • John Wick
  • Detective Pikachu
  • Veggie Tales
  • Spy Kids

 

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Episode 57: I2I

We have reached the final chapter of the Fellowship of the Ring!

Characters

  • Frodo
  • Sam
  • Merry
  • Pippin
  • Aragorn
  • Legolas
  • Gimli
  • Boromir
  • THE EYE

Locations

Due to the chapters long indecision, the Fellowship is still in the same place it was last chapter, which can be seen here.

 

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Intro/outro music: The Forest and the Trees Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Episode 56: Splish Splash

This week Caitlin, Rachel, and Emmy discuss Fellowship of the Ring, Book Two Chapter Nine: The Great River

Characters

  • The Fellowship – if you haven’t gotten it yet…there is no hope
  • Gollum! – the Pit Pat Creature
  • Mysterious Enemy on a winged creature – Frodo may know more.

Locations

The Fellowship travels down the Anduin this chapter, from Lothlorien towards the Falls of Rauros. You can see a large overview of the journey here, and you can see a close of of the lake and area around the Falls here.

Intro/outro music: The Forest and the Trees Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Episode 55: Blame Celeborn!

This week Caitlin, Rachel, and Emmy discuss Fellowship of the Ring Book 2 Chapter 8, Farewell to Lorien.

Characters

  • The Fellowship – Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin, Aragorn, Boromir, Legolas, Gimli
  • Galadriel – the Lady of Lothlorian
  • Celeborn – the Lord of Lothlorian
  • Celebrian and Arwen – Galadriel and Celeborn’s daughter and granddaughter, just mentioned.
  • Haldir – a Galadhrim elf
  • Rando elves of the Galadhrim

The Company depart Lothlorien on the Anduin. The same map as last week shows how all the rivers come together.

Stay tuned after we say goodbye for some random Game of Thrones talk as we recorded this the day after season eight premiered and had a difficult time talking about anything else.

Intro/outro music: The Forest and the Trees Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Episode 54: Dominating Hobbit

This week Caitlin, Rachel, and Emmy read Fellowship of the Ring, Book 2 Chapter 7, the Mirror of Galadriel.

Characters

  • The Fellowship – Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin, Aragorn, Boromir, Legolas, Gimli
  • Haldir – an elf of the Galadhrim
  • Galadriel – the Lady of Lothlorian
  • Celeborn – the Lord of Lothlorian
  • Rando elves of the Galadhrim

 

The group reach the elvish city of Caras Galadhon and stay there for some time. Here’s a map of Lothlorian and the surrounding areas.

Intro/outro music: The Forest and the Trees Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Episode 53: Pull an Elf

Caitlin, Rachel, and Emmy, discuss Fellowship of the Ring, Book 2 Chapter 7, Lothlorian

Characters

  • The fellowship – Minus One Wizard
  • Haldir – an elf of Lothlorien
  • Haldir’s brothers –  Rúmil and Orophin
  • The Creature of the PitPats – ????
  • Nimrodel and Amroth – Elves who lived in Lothlórien many years ago. We hear a song about them.

The Journey

The Fellowship make it to from Drimrill Dale to the woods of Lothlorian in this chapter. In the same map as last week, you can see the woods of Lothlorian and where Cerith Amroth (the old centre) is in comparison with Caras Galadhon, the new centre of the city.

Intro/outro music: The Forest and the Trees Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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