The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring

The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring

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Average of 6669 ratings: 4.2 Stars

2001 M Contains supernatural themes and violence.

The Legend Comes to Life

With the help of a courageous fellowship of friends and allies, Frodo embarks on a perilous mission to destroy the legendary One Ring. Hunting Frodo are servants of the Dark Lord, Sauron, the Ring's evil creator. If Sauron reclaims the Ring, Middle-earth is doomed. Winner of four Academy Awards, this epic tale of good versus evil, friendship and sacrifice will transport you to a world beyond imagination.

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171 minutes
New Line Cinema
2002 MTV Movie Awards
Best Movie
Breakthrough Male: Orlando Bloom
2002 BAFTA
BAFTA Award for Best Film: Peter Jackson
2001 BAFTA
BAFTA Award for Best Direction: Peter Jackson
Fatso Top 100
Rated #3 out of Fatso's Top 100

DVD details

Screen Format
2.35:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
English, Greek, English Titling
English Dolby Digital 5.1 EX, English Dolby Digital 2.0 surround-encoded

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 2.35:1
English for the hearing impaired
English DTS-HD Master Audio 6.1 ES

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5 by Darth Vadertron

Great movie of a great trilogy. Incredible film, great effects. good accents for the non brits in the cast. realy good

5 Stars

5 by Joy

I absolutely love the Lord of The Rings books and movies.

I think, in some ways, that this first part, The Fellowship Of The Ring is possibly the best of the series. Excellent production of a wonderful story.

2 by Tubbs

Far too long - fails to maintain attention although the admirable special effects are better on blu-ray. Frustrating to see so much acting talent underused in support roles - Wood is too lightweight... Read more

0.5 by acters

Absolute dross. Am I the only one who sees the king has no clothes. Scenery and special effects will never make up for a good story. I went to sleep twice in the movie and woke up and nothing had... Read more

5 by Stanners

Fantastic. The pages of the book just come to life, and you can't believe it when it ends - you need the next DVD to hand.

3 by rustedog

Thought it was ok, haven't seen the other two movies or read the trilogy, so can't comment on the justice to the book. Enjoyed the scenery, but felt movie was long and slow and probably more concerned... Read more

3 by gandp

Saw this part some time ago, so it was good to watch it again to brush up on the start of the story. Good action and it was interesting seeing the scenery of NZ and picking the spots.

4 by KK7

A tremendous sci fi film noir thriller featuring brilliant special effects and atmospheric . complexity threaded into the story line. Unforgettable!

5 by sheba4

This was a little more light hearted then the rest of the series so I enjoyed it more. Does a great job of setting up all the characters and the mission, not to mention a history lesson on middle earth... Read more

5 by Lorraine1

All these movies are great!! Effects, acting and storyline are excellent. I have them in my collection at home.