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The Resource The lord of the rings, the two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay writers, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson ; director, Peter Jackson

The lord of the rings, the two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay writers, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson ; director, Peter Jackson

Label
The lord of the rings, the two towers
Title
The lord of the rings, the two towers
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay writers, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson ; director, Peter Jackson
Title variation
Two towers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and brave members of he Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Balck Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle-earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 2002 : Sound Editing (Ethan Van der Ryn and Michael Hopkins) and Visual Effects (Jim Rygiel, Joe Letteri, Randall William Cook and Alex Funke).
  • Winner of four 2002 Saturn Awards for: Best Picture--Fantasy, Supporting Actor (Andy Serkis), Costume (Ngila Dickson & Richard Taylor), and Make-Up (Peter Owen & Peter King).
  • Hugo Award, 2003: Best Dramatic Presentation--Long Form.
  • Young Artist Award, 2003: Best Family Feature Film--Drama.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, Michael Horton ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designers, Ngila Dickson ... [et al.] ; production designer, Grant Major ; visual effects supervisor, Jim Rygiel
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for epic battle sequences and some scary images
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English with optional subtitles in choice of English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Elijah Wood, Ian Mckellen, Liv Tyler, Viggo Mortensen, Sean Astin, Cate Blanchett, John Rhys-Davies, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Andy Serkis
Runtime
175
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The lord of the rings, the two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay writers, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson ; director, Peter Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Special features: On the set - "The lord of the rings: the two towers"; "Return to Middle-earth"; eight featurettes including "Forces of darkness," "Designing the sounds of Middle-earth," "Edoras: the Rohan capital," "Creatures of Middle Earth," "Gandalf the White," "Arms & Armor," "The battle of Helm's Deep," and "Bringing Gollum to life"; Andy Serkis, Bay Raitt"; Emiliana Torrini "Gollum Song" music video; exclusive 10-minute behind-the-scenes preview of "The lord of the rings: the return of the king"; short film by Sean Astin, "The long and short of it"; preview of Electronic Arts' video game, "The lord of the rings: the return of the king"; an inside look at the Special Extended DVD Edition of "The lord of the rings: the two towers"; original theatrical trailers and TV spots; DVD-ROM features, exclusive online content
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 2.35:1
Extent
2 videodiscs (175 min.)
Isbn
9780780643338
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043635526
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N6355
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52199488
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby surround, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The lord of the rings, the two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay writers, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson ; director, Peter Jackson
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Special features: On the set - "The lord of the rings: the two towers"; "Return to Middle-earth"; eight featurettes including "Forces of darkness," "Designing the sounds of Middle-earth," "Edoras: the Rohan capital," "Creatures of Middle Earth," "Gandalf the White," "Arms & Armor," "The battle of Helm's Deep," and "Bringing Gollum to life"; Andy Serkis, Bay Raitt"; Emiliana Torrini "Gollum Song" music video; exclusive 10-minute behind-the-scenes preview of "The lord of the rings: the return of the king"; short film by Sean Astin, "The long and short of it"; preview of Electronic Arts' video game, "The lord of the rings: the return of the king"; an inside look at the Special Extended DVD Edition of "The lord of the rings: the two towers"; original theatrical trailers and TV spots; DVD-ROM features, exclusive online content
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 2.35:1
Extent
2 videodiscs (175 min.)
Isbn
9780780643338
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043635526
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N6355
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52199488
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby surround, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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