27 October 2012 1175 Views

Giant Gollum Installed at New Zealand Airport

by Dan Koelsch

It’s no secret that New Zealand’s recent economy has basically revolved around the Lord of the Rings films being filmed there. In fact, when there was talk that The Hobbit (which at the time was only two films) might not film in New Zealand, some estimated it would cost the country $1.5 billion. Fortunately, all of what is now three films were shot on the island nation. So, it makes sense that Peter Jackson’s Weta installed a gigantic Gollum statue in the Wellington Airport this week to promote the films. Check out a few of the photos below, as well as a behind-the-scenes video.

See more photos at TheOneRing.net

Source: First Showing



New

Dates the Final Frontier Tracing the Voyages of Trekkers who look for Love on new Star Trek themed site
18 July 2016
Dates the Final Frontier Tracing the Voyages of Trekkers who look for Love on new Star Trek themed site
Star Trek Dating: a new frontier in romance           In...

May interest You

CHRISTOPHER LEE
11 June 2015
CHRISTOPHER LEE
SIR CHRISTOPHER LEE: A TRIBUTE         You will have heard the...
Watch: Viral Video Of Martin Freeman Starring In SNL’s Hilarious ‘The Hobbit’/’The Office’ Mashup
15 December 2014
Watch: Viral Video Of Martin Freeman Starring In SNL’s Hilarious ‘The Hobbit’/’The Office’ Mashup
This season of Saturday Night Live isn’t exactly the best season. And while their...
Viral Video Roundup: “Doctor Who”, “Game of Thrones”, “X-Men”, And More!
01 June 2014
Viral Video Roundup: “Doctor Who”, “Game of Thrones”, “X-Men”, And More!
The Internet is full of videos related to movies and television, whether they be...

Popular

TRAILER THRASHING TUESDAY GHOSTBUSTERS STAR TREK INDEPENDENCE DAY AND TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA ACCOUNTANTS
23 May 2016
TRAILER THRASHING TUESDAY GHOSTBUSTERS STAR TREK INDEPENDENCE DAY AND TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA ACCOUNTANTS
TRAILER TUESDAY! We look at the latest trailers and what they might reveal about...
X MEN APOCALYPSE VIRAL VIDEO AND ONE LAST TRAILER IN THE BUILD UP TO RELEASE DATE
26 April 2016
X MEN APOCALYPSE VIRAL VIDEO AND ONE LAST TRAILER IN THE BUILD UP TO RELEASE DATE
X MEN APOCALYPSE IS BRINGING BACK THE 1980s + REMINDING US THAT VIRAL MARKETING...

Tags