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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.
Why Is Lord of the Rings: Return of the King Rated PG-13?
Lord of the Rings: Return of the King is rated PG-13 for intense epic battle sequences and frightening images
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Based on J.R.R. Tolkiens books, the other movies in this trilogy include:
P.S. The first two Lord of the Rings films are must sees before viewing this film.
Younger children looking for epic battles of good versus evil may do better with the less violent (though equally acclaimed) Narnia stories of C.S. Lewis, which have been adapted to the screen in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and Prince Caspian .
Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
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Details on home video releases of Lord of the Rings: Return of the King...
On August 28, 2012, The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King - Extended Edition releases in as a single movie on Blu-ray (5 disc set).
Lord of the Rings: Return of the King releases to Blu-ray on September 14, 2010. The 2-Disc package includes copies of the movie in Blu-ray and DVD.
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy
Release Date: 6 April 2010
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is releasing as part of The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. This boxed set of 9 discs offers the theatrical versions of all three movies (not the extended editions), plus many extras.