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The perfect long weekend binge-watch: The “Lord of the Rings” trilogy
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But the Fellowship breaks, and Frodo continues the quest together with his loyal companion Sam and the treacherous Gollum. Meanwhile the Wizard Gandalf and Aragorn , heir in exile to the throne of Gondor , unite and rally the Free Peoples of Middle-earth in several battles culminating in the War of the Ring. The trilogy is based on the book The Lord of the Rings by J. Tolkien and follows its general storyline, despite some deviations. The trilogy was among the highest-grossing films of all time, unadjusted for inflation. They are critically acclaimed, winning 17 Academy Awards in total, as well as wide praise for the cast and innovative practical and digital special effects.
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There are so many reasons to create an extended version of a movie. Perhaps the theatrical release had to stick to a specific run time or studio interference made the director feel like they didn't get to showcase the film they wanted to make. Whatever the reason behind it, extended editions often contain extra scenes, different edits and additional effects or music. They can be a source of amazing new material for fans but can also seriously change the pacing of a movie. We've rounded up the cream of the crop of extended editions to let you know if they're worth your time — or if you're better off giving the original theatrical version another spin. Even before you start to devour the bonus footage, there's some exclusive art to enjoy on the sleeves of The Lord of the Rings trilogy extended editions.
The Lord of the Rings is a film series of three epic fantasy adventure films directed by Peter Jackson , based on the novel written by J. Set in the fictional world of Middle-earth , the films follow the hobbit Frodo Baggins as he and the Fellowship embark on a quest to destroy the One Ring , to ensure the destruction of its maker, the Dark Lord Sauron. The Fellowship eventually splits up and Frodo continues the quest with his loyal companion Sam and the treacherous Gollum. Meanwhile, Aragorn , heir in exile to the throne of Gondor , along with Legolas , Gimli , Merry , Pippin and the wizard Gandalf , unite to rally the Free Peoples of Middle-earth in the War of the Ring in order to aid Frodo by weakening Sauron's forces. The three films were shot simultaneously and entirely in Jackson's native New Zealand from 11 October until 22 December , with pick-up shots done from to An extended edition of each film was released on home video a year after its theatrical release.