The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

  1. Peter Jackson

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Philippa Boyens


  3. Fran Walsh


  4. J.R.R. Tolkien


Top Billed Cast

  1. Elijah Wood

    Elijah Wood

    Frodo Baggins

  2. Ian McKellen

    Ian McKellen

    Gandalf the Grey

  3. Viggo Mortensen

    Viggo Mortensen


  4. Liv Tyler

    Liv Tyler

    Arwen Evenstar

  5. Orlando Bloom

    Orlando Bloom


  6. John Rhys-Davies

    John Rhys-Davies


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Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 58m

Budget $93,000,000.00

Revenue $871,368,364.00


Release Information

  • December 19, 2001
    PG-13, Theatrical



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A review by NeoBrowser

By NeoBrowser

Brooking no argument, history should quickly regard Peter Jackson’s The Fellowship Of The Ring as the first instalment of the best fantasy epic in motion picture history. This statement is worthy of investigation for several reasons.

Fellowship is indeed merely an opening salvo, and even after three hours in the dark you will likely exit the cinema ravenous with anticipation for the further two parts of the trilogy. Fellowship is also unabashedly rooted in the fantasy genre. Not to be confused with the techno-cool of good science fiction, nor even the cutesy charm of family fare like Harry P... read the rest.

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