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Overall A-

In this final installment of The Lord of the Rings franchise, director Peter Jackson (and his writing team) do an admirable job of pacing the audience, and carefully guiding them through the hills and valleys of story's climaxes and resolutions.

Violence D
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use C+

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense epic battle sequences and frightening images

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Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

Frodo and Sam’s relationship is stretched to the limit as pressures around them mount. How do you know when you can trust someone? How does knowing someone for a long time, as these two hobbits have, change your perspective of trust?