Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth.
Los Angeles, Calif. : New Line Home Entertainment ; Montreal : Distributed by Alliance Atlantis, c2004.
1 videodisc (ca. 200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Return of the king [DVD]
Digital video discs.
Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.
For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
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.
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.
DVD ; widescreen presentation.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English and French.
Winner of 11 Academy Awards including best picture, best director, 2003
Subjects:Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Fiction.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Return of the king -- Film adaptations.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Return of the king -- Television adaptations.
Other Authors:Alliance Atlantis (Firm)
Blanchett, Cate, 1969-
Bloom, Orlando, 1977-
Boyd, Billy, 1968-
Hill, Bernard, 1944-
Jackson, Peter, 1961- director.
Monaghan, Dominic, 1976-
Mortensen, Viggo, 1958-
New Line Cinema Corporation.
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Return of the king.
Walsh, Fran, 1959-
WingNut Films (Firm)
Wood, Elijah, 1981-