Who? Frodo Baggins as he appeared in the Ralph Bakshi 1978 animated interpretation of 'Lord of the Rings'
Why? It was the week 'Fellowship of the Ring' received its worldwide opening. Wanted to remind everyone this was the second time we'd been there. Although I Iove the new film, it's a shame Peter Jackson hasn't acknowledged the influence the earlier picture had on the work. There are shots in there which appear to have been lifted from the cartoon, particularly the moment when the hobbits hidem from the orc under the roots of the tree.
first appeared 15th December 2001; finally

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