Gimli, like Legolas, is mainly around to fill out the Fellowship’s roster with one Dwarf. Because Gimli is a Dwarf, he is short, bearded, and carries an ax. But he does have a distinct character arc in The Fellowship of the Ring that is worth recording.
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Elrond : The ring cannot be destroyed, Gimli, son of Gloin, by any craft that we here possess. The ring was made in the fires of Mount Doom. The ring was made in the fires of Mount Doom. Only there can it …
Dec 19, 2001 · Watch video · When Gandalf discovers the Ring is in fact the One Ring of the Dark Lord Sauron, Frodo must make an epic quest to the Cracks of Doom in order to destroy it! However he does not go alone. He is joined by Gandalf, Legolas the elf, Gimli the Dwarf, Aragorn, Boromir and his three Hobbit friends Merry, Pippin and Samwise.
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The eponymous Fellowship of the Ring, from left to right: (Top row) Aragorn, Gandalf, Legolas, Boromir, (bottom row) Sam, Frodo, Merry, Pippin, Gimli. Before filming began on 11 October 1999, the principal actors trained for six weeks in sword fighting (with Bob Anderson ), riding and boating.
Eight companions travel with him: the hobbits Sam, Merry and Pippin; Gandalf; Aragorn; the elf Legolas; the dwarf Gimli; and Boromir of Gondor. Second Pinch Point: The Fellowship of the Ring heads south from Rivendell and tries to cross the icy Pass of Caradhras.