The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

2003 "There can be no triumph without loss. No victory without suffering. No freedom without sacrifice."
9| 3h21m| PG-13| en| More Info
Released: 17 December 2003 Released
Producted By: WingNut Films
Country: United States of America
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Official Website: http://www.lordoftherings.net
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As armies mass for a final battle that will decide the fate of the world--and powerful, ancient forces of Light and Dark compete to determine the outcome--one member of the Fellowship of the Ring is revealed as the noble heir to the throne of the Kings of Men. Yet, the sole hope for triumph over evil lies with a brave hobbit, Frodo, who, accompanied by his loyal friend Sam and the hideous, wretched Gollum, ventures deep into the very dark heart of Mordor on his seemingly impossible quest to destroy the Ring of Power.​

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Peter Jackson

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Scanialara You won't be disappointed!
Jeanskynebu the audience applauded
Acensbart Excellent but underrated film
Mathilde the Guild Although I seem to have had higher expectations than I thought, the movie is super entertaining.
ohad-84719 Damn it ,this movie is just a flawless masterpiece (except for the long runtime). From the first shot until the middle and the grandiosely epic end ,the LOTR Trilogy ends up with a huge epic war and with historical production design ,epic music and a perfect cast which acts out the most alongside brilliant story-telling and genius writing as well as hugely spectacular action sequences with full heart touching tone of drama. Every time i watch it and survives 200 minutes ,i recall the time i saw it at the cinema alongside many LOTR fans. I'm a fan of LOTR but not too much. Anyways ,this movie is hands down the best fantasy film of all time. It's also my most favorite fantasy movie more than any single movie of fantasy genre!.
shaftales Best casting for make this movie best directing in 12 hour movie best editing of all time best soundtrack of movies i think it deserve oscar awards best scenes and sets of all time
Omer Levent We watched Frodo and the others live like two separate films. Expected end. It was a classic. The film in the Shire did not notice anything, and the film added something different. I do not really understand the end, but anyway. Other than that, the characters finished in keeping their classics.
Pjtaylor-96-138044 'The Lord Of The Rings: The Return Of The King (2003)' is the best of the three mainly because it is, for the most part, so pacy and persistently forward-moving. It's constantly engaging and does a good job of wrapping up its story in a suitably epic and entertaining way. It does suffer from multiple endings, though. These could each have done the job (except for the one that's particularly silly) but none of them wrap up the picture especially well in conjunction with one another. There's also an occasional feeling that there's less plot this time around, with more emphasis placed upon phenomenally epic battles - some of the largest in scale I've ever seen. However, this one is more of an ensemble piece than the others and it intercuts between its main stories just often enough that you always care about each of its never-more-interesting dangling threads. Although the emphasis of this picture does seem slightly less on our protagonist's journey to rid Middle Earth of the one ring than you'd perhaps expect, it strikes a balance between all of its characters - especially those who were sidelined before - and makes sure that they all have something important to do and that you care about them while they are doing it. Because of this, it's the most character-focused in the trilogy, even if some of the 'main' players are given slightly less to do. Thankfully, it also means that Sam, who is clearly the most heroic of the hobbits, finally has his day as a hero (even if most other characters don't acknowledge it) and it is incredibly satisfying. 8/10