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- Other title:
- Return of the king [videorecording]
- Widescreen ed.
- Los Angeles, CA : New Line Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2004.
2 videodiscs (ca. 200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 -- Film adaptations.
Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
- In English with Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
- System details:
- : DVD - NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0; Region 1.
- Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth.
Disc 1. The film
disc 2. Special features.
- Elijah Wood, Ian Mckellen, Liv Tyler, Viggo Mortensen, Sean Astin, Cate Blanchett, John Rhys-Davies, Bernard Hill, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Hugo Weaving, Miranda Otto, David Wenham, Karl Urban, John Noble.
- Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, Jamie Selkirk ; music, Howard Shore.
- Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Aspect ratio 2.35:1.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: three in-depth documentaries: "The quest fulfilled: a director's vision", "A filmmaker's journey: making The return of the king", "National Geographic Special: beyond the magic"; six featurettes: "Aragon's destiny's", "Minas Tirith: capital of Gondor", "The battel of Pelennor Fields", "Samwise the Brave", "Eowyn: white lady of Rohan", "Digital horse doubles", The battle for Middle-Earth continues - video game from EA; "The Lord of the Ring" trilogy supertrailer; 3D animated menus; DVD-ROM: weblinks to exclusive content.
Jackson, Peter, 1961- , Producer, Director, Screenwriter
Osborne, Barrie. , Producer
Walsh, Fran, 1959- , Producer, Screenwriter
Boyens, Philippa. , Screenwriter
Wood, Elijah, 1981- , Actor
McKellen, Ian. , Actor
Tyler, Liv. , Actor
Mortensen, Viggo, 1958- , Actor
Blanchett, Cate, 1969- , Actor
Shore, Howard. , Composer
Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973. (John Ronald Reuel),, Author
New Line Cinema Corporation. , Producer
WingNut Films (Firm) , Producer
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm) , Distributor
Warner Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
- Publisher no.:
N6929 New Line Home Entertainment