PG-13 | | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle Earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.
Because Lawrence Makoare's vision was impaired while he was made up to look like Lurtz he could not pull punches during the sequences when he battles Aragorn in hand-to-hand combat rather than having Makoare do this sequence over until he could pull his punches, Viggo Mortensen ... ...
The world is changed. I feel it in the water. I feel it in the earth. I smell it in the air. Much that once was is lost, for none now live who remember it. It began with the forging of the Great Rings. Three were given to the Elves, immortal, wisest...
When Gandalf visits Minas Tirith and reads the scroll of Isildur, first part of the ring inscription on the scroll has a missing a vowel in Black Speech. Correct word is "durbatulûk" however it is written as "durbatlûk" in the movie.
After the end credits, the DVD and Blu Ray editions of the extended cut feature a list of "Lord of the Rings fan-club members" who contributed financially to the project in exchange for a credit. This additional credit sequence lasts 20 minutes.
£11,058,045 (UK) (21 December 2001)
$313,837,577 (USA) (5 December 2003)
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