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|Named Person:||Frodo Baggins; Gandalf; Aragorn, King of Gondor; J R R Tolkien; Aragorn, King of Gondor.; Frodo Baggins; Gandalf.|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Barrie Osborne; Fran Walsh; Peter Jackson; Philippa Boyens; Stephen Sinclair; Elijah Wood; Ian McKellen; Liv Tyler; Viggo Mortensen; Sean Astin; Cate Blanchett; John Rhys-Davies; Billy Boyd; Dominic Monaghan; Orlando Bloom; Andy Serkis; Hugo Weaving; Michael Horton; Howard Shore; Andrew Lesnie; Ngila Dickson; Richard Leslie Taylor; Grant Major; Jim Rygiel; J R R Tolkien; WingNut Films (Firm),; New Line Cinema Corporation,; New Line Home Entertainment (Firm),
|Language Note:||In English with subtitles in Spanish; Closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||2nd in the series of 3 Lord of the Rings films.
Title from opening frames and end credits.
Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Sequel to: Lord of the rings: fellowship of the ring.
Prequel to: Lord of the rings: the return of the king.
Program notes in insert.
Special features: On the set - "The lord of the rings: the two towers"; "Return to Middle-earth"; eight featurettes including "Forces of darkness," "sounds of Middle-earth," "Edoras & Rohan culture," "Creatures," "Gandalf the White," "Arms & Armor," "Helm's Deep," and "Gollum: Andy Serkis, Bay Raitt"; Emiliana Torrini "Gollum Song" music video; exclusive 10-minute behind-the-scenes preview of "The lord of the rings: the return of the king"; short film by Sean Astin, "The long and short of it"; preview of Electronic Arts' video game, "The lord of the rings: the return of the king"; an inside look at the Special Extended DVD Edition of "The lord of the rings: the two towers"; original theatrical trailers and TV spots; DVD-ROM features, exclusive online content.
|Credits:||Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, Michael Horton ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designers, Ngila Dickson, Richard Taylor ; production designer, Grant Major ; visual effects supervisor, Jim Rygiel.|
|Cast:||Elijah Wood, Ian Mckellen, Liv Tyler, Viggo Mortensen, Sean Astin, Cate Blanchett, John Rhys-Davies, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Andy Serkis, Hugo Weaving.|
|Awards:||Academy Awards, 2002: Best Visual Effects (Jim Rygiel, Joe Letteri, Randall William Cook, Alex Funke); Best Sound Editing (Ethan Van der Ryn, Michael Hopkins).|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: PG-13; for epic battle sequences and some scary images ; Supplemental material not rated.|
|Description:||2 videodiscs (approximately 179 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD in letterbox presentation enhanced for widescreen televisions, Dolby digital, Dolby surround, Region 1 encoding.; System requirements for DVD-ROM: Microsoft Windows 98SE or higher, the (included) InterActual Player, Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher, Macromedia Flash 6.0, an Internet connection, DVD-ROM drive, a software or hardware DVD player ; DVD-ROM features are not available on Apple Macintosh.|
|Contents:||Disc 1. Main feature --
Disc 2. Special features.
|Other Titles:||Lord of the rings, the two towers (Motion picture)
Lord of the rings, the fellowship of the ring (Motion picture)
Lord of the rings, the return of the king (Motion picture)
|Responsibility:||New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson.|
- Baggins, Frodo -- Drama.
- Gandalf -- Drama.
- Aragorn -- II, -- King of Gondor -- Drama.
- Tolkien, J. R. R. -- (John Ronald Reuel), -- 1892-1973. -- Two towers -- Film adaptations.
- Aragorn -- II, -- King of Gondor.
- Baggins, Frodo.
- Two towers (Tolkien, J. R. R.)
- Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Drama.
- Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
- Fantasy films.
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