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.
Stanley Kubrick once considered directing a Lord of the Rings adaptation. Ironically, his death was indirectly responsible for Peter Jackson being able to get the cast he wanted. Sir Ian McKellen and Cate Blanchett were going to appear in the film Minority Report (2002). Kubrick's death caused Spielberg to delay that film, ... ...
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...
As Legolas, Aragon, and one of the hobbits enter the woods of Lothlorien, you can make out tire treads in the grass starting at the lower right hand side of the screen.
There are no opening credits after the title has been shown.
$844,711 (Belgium) (21 December 2001)
$315,544,750 (USA) (14 June 2011)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is the first movie in Peter Jackson's epic fantasy trilogy. An ancient Ring thought lost for centuries has been found, and through a strange twist in fate has been given to a small Hobbit named Frodo. When Gandalf discovers the Ring is in fact the One Ring of the Dark Lord Sauron, Frodo must make an epic quest in order to destroy it!
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