Telemachos wrote:There are any number of reasons the same horse wasn't used. Perhaps that shot was a pickup gotten in 2002 and the horse wasn't available. Perhaps the primary horse was used during shots where Ian McKellan wasn't riding (for any number of reasons, some of them being safety issues) and he rode a safe quiet old horse. I suspect it was largely a practical production issue.<BR><BR>note: the humane societies can occasionally be fooled by good prosthetics -- I remember hearing that Mel Gibson had his work cut out convincing them that no horses were harmed during BRAVEHEART.
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