The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Country of Origin: New Zealand, United States
Production year: 2002
Director: Peter Jackson
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 794043-635526
Running time: 2:59 (179 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: August 26, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#891)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 11, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 9 / 10
Overview
The Fellowship has broken, but the quest to destroy the One Ring continues. Frodo and Sam must entrust their lives to Gollum if they are to find their way to Mordor. As Saruman's army approaches, the surviving members of The Fellowship, along with people and creatures from Middle-Earth, prepare for battle. The War of the Ring has begun. Nominated for six Academy Awards®* including Best Picture.

* 2002, Best Picture, Art Direction, Visual Effects, Film Editing, Sound, Sound Editing
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Genres
Fantasy
Action
Adventure
Studios
Production Studios:
 • New Line Cinema
 • WingNut Films
Media Companies:
 • New Line Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital EX 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1)
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Music Videos
 • Closed Captioned
 • Sean Astin's short film and making of
Easter Eggs
On the movie disc, select play movie, but do not press enter. Instead, move down and the New Line cinema logo will be selected. Press enter to view the DVD credits.
Crew
Direction
Peter Jackson....Director
Writing
Fran Walsh....Screenwriter
Philippa Boyens....Screenwriter
Stephen Sinclair....Screenwriter
Peter Jackson....Screenwriter
J.R.R. Tolkien....Original Material By
Production
Barrie M. Osborne....Producer
Fran Walsh....Producer
Peter Jackson....Producer
Mark Ordesky....Executive Producer
Bob Weinstein....Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein....Executive Producer
Robert Shaye....Executive Producer
Michael Lynne....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Andrew Lesnie....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Michael Horton....Film Editor
Jabez Olssen....Film Editor
Music
Howard Shore....Composer
Howard Shore....Song Writer
Fran Walsh....Song Writer
Sound
Ethan Van der Ryn....Supervising Sound Editor
Michael Hopkins....Supervising Sound Editor
David Farmer....Sound Designer
Christopher Boyes....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Michael Semanick....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Michael Hedges....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Hammond Peek....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Grant Major....Production Designer
Ngila Dickson....Costume Designer
Richard Taylor....Costume Designer
Richard Taylor....Make-up Effects
Richard Taylor....Creature Design
Jim Rygiel....Visual Effects
Peter Owen....Make-up Artist
Peter King....Make-up Artist
Dan Hennah....Art Director
(Peter) Joe Bleakley....Art Director
Rob Otterside....Art Director
Phil Ivey....Art Director
Mark Robins....Art Director
Carolyn M. Fenton....Costume Designer
Jose L. Perez....Make-up Artist
Jeremy Woodhead....Make-up Artist
Rick Findlater....Make-up Artist
Janine Schneider....Make-up Artist
Lenore Stewart....Make-up Artist
Kerryn Roberts....Make-up Artist
Nancy Hennah....Make-up Artist
Vivienne MacGillicuddy "Bliss"....Make-up Artist
Margaret Aston....Make-up Artist
Noreen Wilkie....Make-up Artist
Tera Treanor....Make-up Artist
Allie Rutherford....Make-up Artist
Davina Lamont....Make-up Artist
Tanya Travis....Make-up Artist
Emma Moncrieff....Make-up Artist
Catherine McGuire....Make-up Artist
Gail Wilson....Make-up Artist
Angela Mooar....Make-up Artist
Digital Visual Effects Designed and Created by Weta Digital
Joe Letteri....Visual Effects
Sony Pictures Imageworks
Jim Berney....Visual Effects
Oktobor Films
Dean Lyon....Visual Effects
Cast
John Rhys-Davies....Voice of Treebeard (voice)
Bruce Allpress....Aldor
Sean Astin....Sam
John Bach....Madril
Sala Baker....Man Flesh Uruk
Cate Blanchett....Galadriel
Orlando Bloom....Legolas
Billy Boyd....Pippin
Jed Brophy....Sharku/Snaga
Sam Comery....Éothain
Brad Dourif....Wormtongue
Calum Gittins....Haleth
Bernard Hill....Théoden
Bruce Hopkins....Gamling
Paris Howe Strewe....Théodred
Christopher Lee....Saruman
Nathaniel Lees....Uglúk
John Leigh....Háma
Robbie Magasiva....Mauhur
Robyn Malcolm....Morwen
Ian McKellen....Gandalf
Dominic Monaghan....Merry
Viggo Mortensen....Aragorn
Miranda Otto....Éowyn
Craig Parker....Haldir
Bruce Phillips....Rohan Soldier
Robert Pollock....Mordor Orc
John Rhys-Davies....Gimli
Andy Serkis....Gollum
Olivia Tennet....Freda
Ray Trickett....Bereg
Liv Tyler....Arwen
Karl Urban....Éomer
Stephen Ure....Grishnakh
Hugo Weaving....Elrond
David Wenham....Faramir
Elijah Wood....Frodo
Hero Orcs
Victoria Beynon-Cole
Lee Hartley
Philip Grieve
Cute Rohan Refugee Children
Billy Jackson
Katie Jackson
Sean Bean....Boromir (uncredited)
Dan Hennah....Man of Rohan (uncredited)
Paul Holmes....Orc (uncredited)
Peter Jackson....Rohirrim Warrior (uncredited)
Alan Lee....Man of Rohan (uncredited)
Timothy Lee....Wildman (uncredited)
Henry Mortensen....Reluctant Rohan child warrior (uncredite
Phillip Spencer-Harris....Ranger 1 (uncredited)
Piripi Waretini....Uruk-Hai Soldier (uncredited)
Hannah Wood....Woman in Cave (uncredited)