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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Cast

Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen, Liv Tyler


Crew

Peter Jackson (Director), Peter Jackson (Screenplay), Fran Walsh (Screenplay), Philippa Boyens (Screenplay) View All

Released: December 19th, 2001
Runtime: 2 hours, 58 minutes
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.

Reviewed by

Omnizoa
It's a common problem with fantasy novels as well, but it's worse when the concept is taken to screen.
The Rodent
Tolkien's books have been whittled down by Jackson and his writers to the bare story and have built an incredible screenplay in the process. The other thing is the timelines of Tolkien's books.
JayDee
Tolkien (novel) Starring Elijah Wood Ian McKellen Viggo Mortensen Sean Astin Sean Bean The Fellowship of the Ring Plot The lands of Middle-Earth have been blessed with peace for many generations.
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