The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Return Of The King - Platinum Series Special Extended Edition (2003)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Noel Appleby Everard Proudfoot
Alexandra Astin Elanor Gamgee
Sean Astin Sam
David Aston Gondorian Soldier 3
John Bach Madril
Sean Bean Boromir
Cate Blanchett Galadriel
Orlando Bloom Legolas
Billy Boyd Pippin
Sadwyn Brophy Eldarion
Brad Dourif
Bernard Hill
Ian Holm
Christopher Lee
Ian McKellen
Movie Details
Genre Action; Adventure; Fantasy
Director Peter Jackson
Producer Peter Jackson; Frances Walsh; Barrie M. Osborne
Writer J.R.R. Tolkien; Frances Walsh; Phillippa Boyens; Peter Jackson
Language EnglishEnglish
Audience Rating PG-13PG-13
Running Time 201 mins
Country USAUSA
Studio New Line Home Entertainment
Internet Movie Database
The former Fellowship of the Ring prepare for the final battle for Middle Earth, while Frodo & Sam approach Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring.
Personal Details
Index 359
Product Details
Region Region 1
Layers Single side, Dual layer
Subtitles English; Spanish
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: DD-EX 5.1 [CC]
ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Stereo [CC]

Extra Features
Discs 1 & 2: Special Extended Edition of the Film
  • Four feature-length commentaries by the director and writers, the cast, the production and design teams, with over 40 participants including Peter Jackson, Fran Walsk, Philippa Boyens, Barrie M. Osborne, Richard Taylor, Howard Shore, Jim Rygel, and cast including Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Sean Astin, John Rhys-Davies, Bernard Hill, Christopher Lee, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Hugo Weaving, Miranda Otto, David Whenham, Karl Urban, John Noble, Andy Serkis, with Smeagol and Gollum

    Disc 3: The Appendices Part Five - The War Of The Ring
  • 6 original documentaries covering adapting the book into a screenplay, designing Middle-earth, a visit to the Weta Workshop, costume design and more
  • Two interactive maps: Middle-earth Atlas and New Zealand as Middle-earth
  • Galleries with audio commentaries (includes an archive of over 2,000 images)

    Disc 4: The Appendices Part Six - The Passing Of An Age
  • 7 original documentaries covering the filming of The Return Of The King, the visual effects, editing, music and sound, and a touching tribute as the cast bids a fond farewell to Middle-earth and the characters they played
  • Gallery of production photos