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The Resource The lord of the rings, The two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Stephen Sinclair & Peter Jackson ; directed by Peter Jackson

The lord of the rings, The two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Stephen Sinclair & Peter Jackson ; directed by Peter Jackson

Label
The lord of the rings, The two towers
Title
The lord of the rings
Title part
The two towers
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Stephen Sinclair & Peter Jackson ; directed by Peter Jackson
Title variation
  • Two towers
  • 2 towers
  • Lord of the rings
Title variation remainder
the motion picture trilogy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Frodo and Samwise press on toward Mordor: Gollum insists on being the guide. Can anyone so corrupted by the ring be trusted? Frodo is increasingly under the sway of the ring wonders if he can trust himself. Meanwhile, Aragorn, drawing closer to his kingly destiny, rallies the forces of good for the battles that are about to come. Dark Lord's army is fast approaching Gondor and the War of the Ring is about to begin
Member of
Cataloging source
XCA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Lord of the rings, the two towers (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, Michael Horton ; music, Howard Shore ; special make up, creature, miniature and digital effects, Weta Ltd. ; visual effects supervisor, Jim Rygiel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for epic battle sequences and some scary images
Language note
English (DTS-HD 5.1) dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.F36
LC item number
.T8 2011
PerformerNote
Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Viggo Mortensen, Sean Astin, Cate Blanchett, John Rhys-Davies, Bernard Hill, Christopher Lee, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Hugo Weaving, Miranda Otto, David Wenham, Brad Dourif, Karl Urban, Andy Serkis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1961-
  • 1981-
  • 1958-
  • 1969-
  • 1944-
  • 1922-2015
  • 1968-
  • 1976-
  • 1977-
  • 1960-
  • 1965-
  • 1950-
  • 1972-
  • 1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Osborne, Barrie
  • Walsh, Fran
  • Jackson, Peter
  • Boyens, Philippa
  • Sinclair, Stephen
  • Wood, Elijah
  • McKellen, Ian
  • Tyler, Liv
  • Mortensen, Viggo
  • Astin, Sean
  • Blanchett, Cate
  • Rhys-Davies, John
  • Hill, Bernard
  • Lee, Christopher
  • Boyd, Billy
  • Monaghan, Dominic
  • Bloom, Orlando
  • Weaving, Hugo
  • Otto, Miranda
  • Wenham, David
  • Dourif, Brad
  • Urban, Karl
  • Serkis, Andy
  • Shore, Howard
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • WingNut Films (Firm)
  • New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
235
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baggins, Frodo
  • Baggins, Frodo
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Gold rings
  • Good and evil
  • Friendship
  • Courage
  • Courage
  • Friendship
  • Gold rings
  • Good and evil
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
Technique
live action
Label
The lord of the rings, The two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Stephen Sinclair & Peter Jackson ; directed by Peter Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Part of a 15-disc set
  • Special features: Disc 1 and 2 (Blu-ray discs): 4 commentaries by the director and writers, the cast, the production team and the design team, with more than 30 participants. Disc 3 (DVD disc): 5 documentaries exploring how the book was adapted into a screenplay, the origins of Middle-earth, designing Middle-earth, a visit to the Weta Workshop, and an in-depth look at creating and bringing Gollum to life; 2 interactive maps: Middle-earth atlas and New Zealand as Middle-earth; galleries with audio commentaries. Disc 4: 8 documentaries cover the filming process, visual effects, editing, music and sound, stunts and fight training, and a visit to Weta Digital; interactive sound demonstration of The Battle of Helm's Deep; galleries with audio commentaries. Disc 5: Behind the scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • mixed
  • unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Blu-ray disc 1]: The two towers, part one -- [Blu-ray disc 2]: The two towers, part two -- [DVD disc 1]: The appendices, part three: The journey continues ... -- [DVD disc 2]: The appendices, part four: The battle for Middle-Earth begins -- [DVD disc 3]: The two towers: behind the scenes
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended ed.
Extent
5 videodiscs (235 min.)
Isbn
9781622244706
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794043140617
  • 794043163210
  • 794043151293
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 3000044646
  • 3000035616
  • 3000035614
  • 2000048936
  • 2000048938
  • 2000047585
  • 2000047586
  • 2000047587
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn742381219
  • (OCoLC)742381219
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital EX 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
These Blu-ray and DVD discs are copy protected.
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
The lord of the rings, The two towers, New Line Cinema presents a Wingnut Films production ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Stephen Sinclair & Peter Jackson ; directed by Peter Jackson
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Part of a 15-disc set
  • Special features: Disc 1 and 2 (Blu-ray discs): 4 commentaries by the director and writers, the cast, the production team and the design team, with more than 30 participants. Disc 3 (DVD disc): 5 documentaries exploring how the book was adapted into a screenplay, the origins of Middle-earth, designing Middle-earth, a visit to the Weta Workshop, and an in-depth look at creating and bringing Gollum to life; 2 interactive maps: Middle-earth atlas and New Zealand as Middle-earth; galleries with audio commentaries. Disc 4: 8 documentaries cover the filming process, visual effects, editing, music and sound, stunts and fight training, and a visit to Weta Digital; interactive sound demonstration of The Battle of Helm's Deep; galleries with audio commentaries. Disc 5: Behind the scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • mixed
  • unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Blu-ray disc 1]: The two towers, part one -- [Blu-ray disc 2]: The two towers, part two -- [DVD disc 1]: The appendices, part three: The journey continues ... -- [DVD disc 2]: The appendices, part four: The battle for Middle-Earth begins -- [DVD disc 3]: The two towers: behind the scenes
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended ed.
Extent
5 videodiscs (235 min.)
Isbn
9781622244706
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794043140617
  • 794043163210
  • 794043151293
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 3000044646
  • 3000035616
  • 3000035614
  • 2000048936
  • 2000048938
  • 2000047585
  • 2000047586
  • 2000047587
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn742381219
  • (OCoLC)742381219
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital EX 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
These Blu-ray and DVD discs are copy protected.
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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