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DVD PR 6039 O32 L6 pt. 3 (COL)


The Lord of the Rings : the return of the king
by Jackson, Peter

Main Title: The Lord of the rings : the return of the king [videorecording] / New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; directedby Peter Jackso

Published/Created: [United States] : New Line Home Entertainment, c200

Description: 2 videodiscs in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

Local Call No: DVD PR 6039 O32 L6 pt. 3

Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Note: Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Note: 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.

DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound ; stereo surround sound. English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense epic battle sequences and frightening images.
Note: ISBN: 0-7806-4650-9

Cast: Elijah Wood, Ian Mckellen, Liv Tyler, Viggo Mortensen, Sean Astin, Cate Blanchett, John Rhys-Davies, Bernard Hill, Christopher Lee, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Hugo Weaving, Mireanda Otto, David Wenham, Brad Dourif, Karl Urban, John Noble, Andy Serkis, Ian Holm, Sean Bean

Credits: Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, Jamie Selkirk ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designers, Ngila Dickson, Richard Taylor ; production designer, Grant Major ; visual effects supervisor, Jim Rygiel ; special make-up, creature, miniature and digial effects, Weta Ltd

Summary: Looks at several themes of The Lord of the rings, The Return of the king and shows that while Middle Earth may not be real, the situations characters and motivations resonate through history.

Subject: Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Subject: Middle Earht (Imaginary place) -- Drama.
Subject: Kings and rules -- Drama.
Subject: Rings -- Drama. I. Tolkien, J.R.R. (John Ronald Revel), 1892-1973. II. Jackson, Peter

Related Name: Jackson, Peter, 1961-
Related Name: Wood, Elijah, 1981-
Related Name: McKellen, Ian.

videorecording DVD 200 min.
2 videodiscs in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©2002, , New Line Home Entertainment , United States
Distributed by D'Concorde Recording Corporation
AV Material ID 1000007539
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