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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a american film of genre Fantasy directed by Peter Jackson released in USA on 18 december 2002 with Elijah Wood

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
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Released in USA 18 december 2002
Length 2h59
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Fantasy,    Action,    Adventure
Rating83% 4.1674054.1674054.1674054.1674054.167405

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a 2002 high fantasy film directed by Peter Jackson and based on the second volume of J. R. R. Tolkien's novel The Lord of the Rings. It is the second installment in The Lord of the Rings film series, preceded by The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) and concluding with The Return of the King (2003).

Continuing the plot of The Fellowship of the Ring, the film intercuts three storylines. Frodo and Sam continue their journey towards Mordor to destroy the One Ring, meeting and joined by Gollum, the ring's former owner. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli come to the war-torn nation of Rohan and are reunited with the resurrected Gandalf, before fighting at the Battle of Helm's Deep. Merry and Pippin escape capture, meet Treebeard the Ent, and help to plan an attack on Isengard.

Meeting high critical acclaim, the film was an enormous box-office success, earning over $926 million worldwide and is currently the 33rd highest-grossing film of all time (inflation-adjusted, it is the 62nd most successful film in North America). The film won numerous accolades and was nominated for six Academy Awards, winning two.

Synopsis

Frodo Baggins and Samwise Gamgee continue their journey to Mordor to destroy the One Ring by throwing it into Mount Doom. They are attacked in the night by Gollum, former owner of the Ring, but they capture him. Sympathising with Gollum for their shared burden, Frodo asks Gollum to lead them safely to Mordor, despite Sam’s objections. Meanwhile, Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli pursue the Uruk-hai who kidnapped their friends Merry and Pippin. The Uruk-hai are slaughtered by the Rohirrim army of Rohan, but the two Hobbits escape into Fangorn Forest where they meet the Ent Treebeard. Aragorn’s group later meet the Rohirrim who have been banished by their king Théoden, who is manipulated by Saruman’s servant Grima Wormtongue. Tracking the Hobbits in Fangorn, Aragorn’s group encounter a resurrected Gandalf who perished in Moria, but was revived to help save Middle Earth.

Actors

Elijah Wood

(Frodo Baggins)
Ian McKellen

(Gandalf the White)
Sean Astin

(Samwise "Sam" Gamgee)
Viggo Mortensen

(Aragorn)
Andy Serkis

(Gollum / Snaga (voice) / Mauhúr (voice))
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