skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Anything you can imagine : Peter Jackson and the making of Middle-earth Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Anything you can imagine : Peter Jackson and the making of Middle-earth

Author: Ian Nathan
Publisher: London : HarperCollins Publishers, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The definitive history of Peter Jackson's Middle-earth saga, Anything You Can Imagine takes us on a cinematic journey across all six films, featuring brand-new interviews with Peter, his cast & crew. From the early days of daring to dream it could be done, through the highs and lows of making the films, to fan adoration and, finally, Oscar glory."--
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Named Person: Peter Jackson; Peter Jackson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Nathan
ISBN: 9780008296650 0008296650
OCLC Number: 1008906856
Target Audience: Senior secondary
Description: xvi, 576 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : colour illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Andy Serkin --
Prologue --
Sillification --
An unexpected director --
Many meetings --
Words and pictures --
Concerning Hobbits --
Heavenly creatures --
Jamboree --
Miramar's mecca of merry souls --
Proof of concept --
The monsters and the critics --
To the edge of the world --
Junkie --
MASSIVE --
Return to the edge of the world --
The music of Middle-earth --
King of a golden hall --
Legacy of the ring --
There and back again --
Augmented reality --
Afterword.
Other Titles: Peter Jackson & the making of Middle-earth
Responsibility: Ian Nathan.

Abstract:

The definitive history of Peter Jackson's Middle-earth saga, Anything You Can Imagine takes us on a cinematic journey across all six films, featuring brand-new interviews with Peter, his cast & crew.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

`This book truly is the definitive history of the Lord of the Rings films. Nearly every single element of the productions is coverd here, from writing, to shooting, to Oscar-night jitters. Nathan's Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1008906856<\/a>> # Anything you can imagine : Peter Jackson and the making of Middle-earth<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1008906856<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/lord_of_the_rings_films<\/a>> ; # Lord of the Rings films<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Person\/jackson_peter_1961<\/a>> ; # Peter Jackson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Place\/new_zealand<\/a>> ; # New Zealand.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/motion_picture_producers_and_directors<\/a>> ; # Motion picture producers and directors<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/motion_pictures_new_zealand_history<\/a>> ; # Motion pictures--New Zealand--History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/791.430233092\/e23\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/motion_pictures<\/a>> ; # Motion pictures<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/performing_arts_individual_director<\/a>> ; # PERFORMING ARTS--Individual Director<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/lord_of_the_rings_films_history_and_criticism<\/a>> ; # Lord of the Rings films--History and criticism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:alternateName<\/a> \"Peter Jackson & the making of Middle-earth<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Person\/nathan_ian<\/a>> ; # Ian Nathan<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contentRating<\/a> \"Senior secondary<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"2018<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2018<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"\"The definitive history of Peter Jackson\'s Middle-earth saga, Anything You Can Imagine takes us on a cinematic journey across all six films, featuring brand-new interviews with Peter, his cast & crew. From the early days of daring to dream it could be done, through the highs and lows of making the films, to fan adoration and, finally, Oscar glory.\"--<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Foreword \/ by Andy Serkin -- Prologue -- Sillification -- An unexpected director -- Many meetings -- Words and pictures -- Concerning Hobbits -- Heavenly creatures -- Jamboree -- Miramar\'s mecca of merry souls -- Proof of concept -- The monsters and the critics -- To the edge of the world -- Junkie -- MASSIVE -- Return to the edge of the world -- The music of Middle-earth -- King of a golden hall -- Legacy of the ring -- There and back again -- Augmented reality -- Afterword.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/4086617921<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Criticism, interpretation, etc.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Biographies<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#CreativeWork\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anything you can imagine : Peter Jackson and the making of Middle-earth<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1008906856<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780008296650<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\numbel:isLike<\/a> <http:\/\/bnb.data.bl.uk\/id\/resource\/GBB844824<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1008906856<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/791.430233092\/e23\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Person\/jackson_peter_1961<\/a>> # Peter Jackson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1961<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Jackson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Peter<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Peter Jackson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Person\/nathan_ian<\/a>> # Ian Nathan<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Nathan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Ian<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Ian Nathan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Place\/new_zealand<\/a>> # New Zealand.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"New Zealand.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/lord_of_the_rings_films<\/a>> # Lord of the Rings films<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Lord of the Rings films<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/lord_of_the_rings_films_history_and_criticism<\/a>> # Lord of the Rings films--History and criticism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Lord of the Rings films--History and criticism<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/motion_picture_producers_and_directors<\/a>> # Motion picture producers and directors<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Motion picture producers and directors<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/motion_pictures<\/a>> # Motion pictures<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Motion pictures<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/motion_pictures_new_zealand_history<\/a>> # Motion pictures--New Zealand--History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Motion pictures--New Zealand--History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#Topic\/performing_arts_individual_director<\/a>> # PERFORMING ARTS--Individual Director<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"PERFORMING ARTS--Individual Director<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4086617921#CreativeWork\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Ebook version :<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1008906856<\/a>> ; # Anything you can imagine : Peter Jackson and the making of Middle-earth<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780008296650<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0008296650<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780008296650<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n