The Lord of the rings : the motion picture trilogy
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Format
Blu-ray
Language
English
ISBN
0780682319, 9780780682313
UPC
794043151293

Notes

General Note
Blu-ray Disc.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion pictures in 2001, 2002, and 2003 ; released as a Blu-ray DVD in 2012.
General Note
Based on the Lord of the Rings books by J.R.R. Tolkien.
General Note
Includes all three original theatrical films: The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers; and The Return of the King, plus seven hours of extras.
General Note
Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.
General Note
Includes 9 Special features Discs, including 4 commentaries by the director and writers, the cast, the production team and the design team, with more than 30 participants ; 5 documentaries exploring how the book was adapted into a screenplay, the origins of Middle-earth, designing Middle-earth, a visit to the Weta Workshop, and an in-depth look at creating and bringing Gollum to life; 2 interactive maps: Middle-earth atlas and New Zealand as Middle-earth; galleries with audio commentaries ; 8 documentaries cover the filming process, visual effects, editing, music and sound, stunts and fight training, and a visit to Weta Digital; interactive sound demonstration of The Battle of Helm's Deep; galleries with audio commentaries ; Behind the scenes; including the rare Costa Botes documentaries.
Creation/Production Credits
Director, Peter Jackson.
Creation/Production Credits
The fellowship of the rings: production designer, Grant Major ; costume designers, Ngila Dickson, Richard Taylor ; special make-up, creatures, armour and miniatures, WETA Ltd. NZ ; music by Howard Shore ; film editor, John Gilbert ; director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; screenplay by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson.
Creation/Production Credits
The two towers: production designer, Grant Major ; costume designers, Ngila Dickson, Richard Taylor ; special make-up, creatures, armour and miniatures, WETA Ltd. NZ ; music by Howard Shore ; editor, Michael Horton ; director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; screenplay by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, and Peter Jackson.
Creation/Production Credits
The return of the king: production designer, Grant Major ; film editor, Jamie Selkirk ; costume designers, Ngila Dickson, Richard Taylor ; special make-up, creatures, armour and miniatures, WETA Ltd. NZ ; visual effects supervisor, Jim Rygiel ; music by Howard Shore ; film editor, Jamie Selkirk ; director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; screenplay by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, Michael Horton ; music, Howard Shore ; special make up, creature, miniature and digital effects, Weta Ltd. ; visual effects supervisor, Jim Rygiel.
Participants/Performers
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, Andy Serkis, Ian Holm, Sean Bean.
Participants/Performers
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, Miranda Otto, David Wenham, Brad Dourif, Karl Urban, Andy Serkis.
Description
"The Fellowship of the Ring: ... The Fellowship of the Ring is an epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship and individual courage. The saga centers around an unassuming Hobbit named Frodo Baggins who inherits a Ring that would give a dark and powerful lord the power to enslave the world. With a loyal fellowship of elves, dwarves, men and a wizard, Frodo embarks on a heroic quest to destroy the One Ring and pave the way for the emergence of mankind."--Amazon.com.
Description
"The Two Towers: Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com.
Description
"The Return of the King: The final battle for Middle-earth begins. Frodo and Sam, led by Gollum, continue their dangerous mission toward the fires of Mount Doom in order to destroy the One Ring. Aragorn struggles to fulfill his legacy as he leads his outnumbered followers against the growing power of the Dark Lord Sauron, so that the Ring-bearer may complete his quest."--Amazon.com.
Description
Frodo and Samwise press on toward Mordor: Gollum insists on being the guide. Can anyone so corrupted by the ring be trusted? Frodo is increasingly under the sway of the ring wonders if he can trust himself. Meanwhile, Aragorn, drawing closer to his kingly destiny, rallies the forces of good for the battles that are about to come. Dark Lord's army is fast approaching Gondor and the War of the Ring is about to begin.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for epic battle sequences and some scary images.
System Details
Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition 16x9 ; DTS-HD Master Audio 6.1 (main features) ; English 6.1 Dolby Ditial, Spanish 2.0 0n The fellowship of the ring, 5.1 EX on The two towers and The return of the King subtitles. DVD.
System Details
Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital EX 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player.
Language
English dialogue, Spanish and English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Language
English (DTS-HD 5.1) dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards
Academy Awards, 2001: Best Cinematography ; Best Music, Original Score ; Best Effects, Visual Effects ; and Best Makeup.
Awards
Academy Awards, 2002: Best Sound Editing and Best Visual Effects.
Awards
Academy Awards, 2003: Best Picture ; Best Director (Peter Jackson) ; Best Adapted Screenplay ; Best Art Direction / Set Decoration ; Best Costume Design ; Best Editing ; Best Makeup ; Best Score ; Best Original Song 'Into the West' ; and Best Visual Effects.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Jackson, P., Walsh, F., Boyens, P., Osborne, B., Ordesky, M., Weinstein, B., Weinstein, H., Lesnie, A., Wood, E., McKellen, I., Tyler, L., Mortensen, V., Astin, S., Blanchett, C., Rhys-Davies, J., Hill, B., Boyd, B., Monaghan, D., Bloom, O., Weaving, H., Otto, M., Wenham, D., Urban, K., Noble, J., Serkis, A., Holm, I., Bean, S., Selkirk, J., Dickson, N., Major, G., Sinclair, S., Taylor, R., Shore, H., & Tolkien, J. R. R. 1. (2012). The Lord of the rings: the motion picture trilogy (Blu-ray, widescreen.). New Line Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Peter Jackson et al.. 2012. The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy. [California] : Burbank, CA: New Line Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Peter Jackson et al.. The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy [California] : Burbank, CA: New Line Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jackson, Peter, et al. The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy Blu-ray, widescreen., New Line Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2012.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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