Overview

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.

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  1. Peter Jackson

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Philippa Boyens

    Screenplay

  3. Fran Walsh

    Screenplay

  4. J.R.R. Tolkien

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Elijah Wood

    Elijah Wood

    Frodo Baggins

  2. Ian McKellen

    Ian McKellen

    Gandalf the Grey

  3. Viggo Mortensen

    Viggo Mortensen

    Aragorn

  4. Liv Tyler

    Liv Tyler

    Arwen Evenstar

  5. Orlando Bloom

    Orlando Bloom

    Legolas

  6. John Rhys-Davies

    John Rhys-Davies

    Gimli

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 58m

Budget $93,000,000.00

Revenue $871,368,364.00

Homepage http://www.lordoftherings.net/

Release Information

  • December 19, 2001
    PG-13, Theatrical

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