The Lord Of The Rings. The Fellowship Of The Ring [videorecording] / New Line Cinema presents a WingNut Films production ;producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, Tim Sanders ; screenplay, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson ; director, Peter Jackson.
lderly hobbit Bilbo Baggins relinquishes possession of a golden ring possessing magical powers to Frodo, his youthful heir. Charged with casting the ring into the fires from which it was forged, the young hobbit begins an arduous trek across Middle-earth, accompanied by a stalwart band including his best friend Sam, the mercurial wizard Gandalf, the warrior Aragorn, and the blustery Gimli, among others. Opposed by the treacherous sorcerer Saruman and the demonic emissaries of Sauron, the Dark Lord, this ever-embattled Fellowship makes its way slowly toward the dark land of Mordor.
- ISBN: 0780638379
- Physical Description: 2 videodiscs; BPL Copy has 4 discs : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Widescreen version.
- Publisher: [New York] : New Line Home Entertainment, 
Based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Special features: 3 in-depth behind-the-scenes programs; 15 featurettes created for lordoftherings. net, exploring the locales and cultures of Middle Earth; original theatrical trailers and TV spots.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, John Gilbert ; music, Howard Shore ; production designer, Grant Major ; costume designers, Ngila Dickson, Richard Taylor ; visual effects supervisor, Jim Rygiel.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Viggo Mortensen, Sean Astin, Cate Blanchett, John Rhys-Davies, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Sean Bean, Ian Holm, Andy Serkis.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG-13.
|System Details Note:||
DVD; widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1); 5.1 Dolby digital EX surround sound and 2.0 stereo surround sound.
Academy Awards, 2001: Best Cinematography (Andrew Lesnie); Best Music, Original Score (Howard Shore); Best Effects, Visual Effects (Jim Rygiel); Best Makeup (Peter Owen, Richard Taylor).
Grammy Awards, 2001: Best soundtrack album for a motion picture.
Screen Actor's Guild Awards, 2001: Outstanding performance by a male actor in a supporting role (McKellan)
American Film Institute's 100 best American movies (2007 list): #50.
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