Login

Or
Register Now


Already have an account?
Username:

Password:

Remember me

Lost Your Password?
Main Menu
Collector's Guide Table of Contents
Recent Visitors

laurel
2 minutes ago

BilboBaggins111
41 minutes ago

Findegil
49 minutes ago

FreiWild
58 minutes ago

onthetrail
1 hour 1 minute ago

Karl
2 hours 10 minutes ago

Earl
5 hours 49 minutes ago

Stu
8 hours 40 minutes ago
Report message: *
 
* = Required

Re: Hobbit Movie agreed with Peter Jackson (Plus Sequel)

Subject: Re: Hobbit Movie agreed with Peter Jackson (Plus Sequel)
by Metapraxis on 2007/12/19 16:52:49

Khamul - my understanding is that New Line (via Saul Zaentz) has the rights to anything in the Hobbit and LoTR (including appendices), but has no rights to anything in HoME / Silmarillion / Unfinished Tales, etc.

So if material appears anywhere in LoTR/Hobbit, they can use it. If material does not appear in any of the books, they can use it (i.e. they can invent material). However, if material is in HoME/Sil/UT (etc), but not in the Hobbit/LoTR they absolutely cannot use it.

Cheers
Stu
© 2016 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us