Kings play an unsurprisingly important role in The Lord of the Rings, and that importance led fans to concoct a number of very interesting theories about them to help flesh out backstories and motives. These rank among the best.
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Aragorn Was Especially Sad About Gandalf's DeathPhoto: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring / New Line Cinema
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Thror Was Driven Mad By A Ring Of Power, Not Dragon SicknessPhoto: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies / Warner Bros.
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Aragorn Was Constantly Being Tested By Gandalf To Be King
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Thorin Chose Not To Wear Armor During The Battle Of The Five Armies To Shed His Madness And Accept His FatePhoto: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies / Warner Bros.
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Denethor Goes Mad From Lead Poisoning
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Theoden Was A Terrible Leader