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Peter Jackson, Before 'Lord of the Rings'

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Peter Jackson, Before 'Lord of the Rings'

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Peter Jackson, Before 'Lord of the Rings'

Peter Jackson, Before 'Lord of the Rings'

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Before Peter Jackson emerged as the successful director of the Lord of the Rings movies, most of his early films were low-budget efforts that offered a mixed bag of characters and scenarios. Hear NPR's Neda Ulaby and Washington, D.C., video-store clerks Scott Mueller and Adam Robinson.