1: Unearth the untold tale of the abandoned Lord of the Rings prequel

2: Discover the challenges of adapting J.R.R. Tolkien's work

3: Learn why Hollywood hesitated to bring the story to life

4: Explore the risks of mining fantasy goldmines in Hollywood

5: Delve into the truncated run of the Lord of the Rings prequel

6: Uncover the potential pitfalls of resurrecting beloved franchises

7: Unravel the mysteries behind the shelving of the prequel project

8: Understand the delicate balance of honoring the original source material

9: Contemplate the lessons learned from the failed adaptation.