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Lord of the Rings Trilogy: Extended Editions

Latest Home Video

Jun 28, 2011

MPAA Rating:

Not Rated


Run Time:

681

Director

Peter Jackson

Cast

Elijah Wood

Ian McKellen

Viggo Mortensen

Cate Blanchett

Christopher Lee

Sean Astin

Sean Bean

Orlando Bloom

Studio

2011 New Line Cinema/ Warner Brothers

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Overall B+
ViolenceD
SexA-
LanguageA-
Drugs/AlcoholC+
Run Time681

Making the Grades

The MPAA has not rated The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Extended Editions) on Blu-ray (The three theatrical versions of these movies were awarded PG-13).

The three The Lord of the Rings movies (in their extended format) are releasing to Blu-ray. (The last release of this trilogy, on April 6, 2010, was the theatrical versions of the movies.) This 15-Disc Box Set includes 6 Blu-ray Discs and 9 DVDs. Digital Copies are available online. (Click here to read about the collection’s bonus materials.)

Follow these links to read our review of each of The Lord of the Rings movies:

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Discussion Ideas After The Movie

Teaching ideas and topics to discuss about Lord of the Rings Trilogy: Extended Editions.

Some people have been critical of the studio’s decission to release this franchise to Blu-ray, first in its theatrical versions, and then in its extended editions. How do you feel about it? Do you think it is just a way to increase profits?

Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
Not Rated
AB Not Rated
MB Not Rated
ON Not Rated
QC Not Rated
NB
NS
NL
PE
Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: NR

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Details on home video releases of Lord of the Rings Trilogy: Extended Editions...

On August 28, 2012, The Lord of the Rings- The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings-The Two Towers and The Lord of the Rings- The Return of the King Extended Editions release in as a single movie on Blu-ray. Each title comes in a 5 disc set.

The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy - Extended Editions (Blu-ray)

Release Date: June 28, 2011

The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy - Extended Editions releases on Blu-ray with the following bonus extras:

- Audio Commentaries (multiple tracks for each film)

- The Appendices: Part 6: The Passing of an Age (Sixteen cast members, including Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Andy Serkis, John Rhys-Davies, Orlando Bloom, Christopher Lee, Bernard Hill, and Miranda Otto)

- Easter Eggs: MTV Movie Award Spoof (The Council of Elrod), MTV Movie Awards clip (Gollum accepting award)

- Costa Botes Documentaries: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, The Return of the King: Behind the Scenes (on DVD)

- The Appendices (on DVD): Part 1: From Book to Vision

- The Appendices: Part 2: From Vision to Reality

- The Appendices: Part 3: The Journey Continues

- The Appendices: Part 4: The Battle for Middle Earth

- The Appendices: Part 5: The War of the Ring

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