Zardoz director John Boorman almost made a Lord of the Rings movie

John Boorman is the director behind Point Blank, Deliverance, Zardoz, and Excalibur, but his CV nearly included a Lord of the Rings movie. It would have been a pretty bonkers interpretation, with Aragorn wielding double blades and Frodo and Galadriel getting it on. » 8/10/13 9:00am 8/10/13 9:00am

"Book Of Eli" Reboots "Zardoz" For The Twenty-First Century

Though fans have often clamored for a sequel to 1970s classic Zardoz, only the Hughes Brothers could have done it, with Book of Eli. But did they toss aside the original film's message to reboot it for a new generation? » 1/15/10 4:29pm 1/15/10 4:29pm