The Lord of the Rings (1978)

PG  |   |  Animation, Adventure, Fantasy


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The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.


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Cast & Crew

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Director:

Ralph Bakshi

Writers:

Chris Conkling (screenplay), Peter S. Beagle (screenplay), J.R.R. Tolkien (novels)

Did You Know?

Trivia

Trey Wilson, who played Nathan Arizona in Raising Arizona (1987), did the live-action stand-ins for Aragorn whenever they would blend in the animation scenes with live-action sequences through out the movie.


Quotes

Sam: Oh, Mr. Frodo, sir! Don't let him hurt me, sir! Don't let him turn me into something unnatural!


Goofs

Gandalf and Aragorn pronounce "Edoras" differently.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Animation | Adventure | Fantasy

Details

Release Date:

15 November 1978

Language

English, Sindarin


Country of Origin

USA, UK, Spain

Box Office

Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$626,649 (USA) (19 November 1978)

Gross:

$921,769 (USA) (19 November 1978)

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