All the magical adventure of J.R.R. Tolkien's thrilling fantasy classic comes to life in this brilliantly animated tale of the enchanted land of Middle Earth - and the brave band of hobbits, heroes and wizards who set out to protect it! When a dangerous and powerful magic Ring falls into his hands, a little hobbit named Frodo is caught up in a gigantic adventure! Now join him, the mighty Gandalf and a daring band of elves, dwarves and warriors as they set out to defend their enchanted land from the wicked sorcerer who would destroy it. Set in the mystical age of magic, monsters and unlikely heroes on incredible journeys, The Lord of the Rings will cast its spell over you!
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Release Date: 26 November 2001
Certificate: PG - Parental Guidance
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 Wide Screen
Sound: Dolby 2.0 Surround
Running Time: 127 minutes
Production Year: 1978
Main Language: English
Excellent interpretation of the story
If you don't mind animation and you liked Watership Down I'm sure you'll be well pleased with this adaption. A serious adult script allows everybody to enjoy it. Coincidentally, John Hurt is one of the lead voices in both films.