The lord of the rings: The two towers / 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
DVD | New Line Home Entertainment | 2003 | Widescreen version (2.35:1).
Available at Gateway-Kenosha Campus Leisure Collection (LEISURE VIDEO)
Widescreen version (2.35:1).
2 videodiscs (approximately 179 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
video file DVD video rda
Program notes in insert.
Prequel to: Lord of the rings: the return of the king.
Sequel to: Lord of the rings: fellowship of the ring.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Title from opening frames and end credits.
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.
2nd in the series of 3 Lord of the Rings films.
NO INTERLIBRARY LOAN
In English with subtitles in Spanish; Closed-captioned.
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.
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.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for epic battle sequences and some scary images ; Supplemental material not rated.
Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and brave members of the Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Black Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle-earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all.
Academy Awards, 2002: Best Visual Effects (Jim Rygiel, Joe Letteri, Randall William Cook, Alex Funke); Best Sound Editing (Ethan Van der Ryn, Michael Hopkins).
For private home use only.
Osborne, Barrie, producer.
Walsh, Fran, 1959- screenwriter, producer.
Jackson, Peter, 1961- director, producer, screenwriter.
Boyens, Philippa, screenwriter.
Sinclair, Stephen, 1956- screenwriter.
Wood, Elijah, 1981- actor.
McKellen, Ian, actor.
Tyler, Liv, actor.
Mortensen, Viggo, 1958- actor.
Astin, Sean, actor.
Blanchett, Cate, 1969- actor.
Rhys-Davies, John, actor.
Boyd, Billy, 1968- actor.
Monaghan, Dominic, 1976- actor.
Bloom, Orlando, 1977- actor.
Serkis, Andy, actor.
Weaving, Hugo, 1960- actor.
Horton, Michael, film editor.
Shore, Howard, composer.
Lesnie, Andrew, 1956-2015, cinematographer.
Dickson, Ngila, costume designer.
Taylor, Richard Leslie, costume designer.
Major, Grant, production designer.
Rygiel, Jim, special effects provider.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Two towers.
WingNut Films (Firm), production company.
New Line Cinema Corporation, presenter.
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm), distributor.
Sequel to Lord of the rings, the fellowship of the ring (Motion picture)
Sequel Lord of the rings, the return of the king (Motion picture)