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The Lord of the Rings (1978)

The Lord of the Rings
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6.2 IMDB rating
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William Squire William Squire
Gandalf
Michael Scholes Michael Scholes
Sam (voice)
John Hurt John Hurt
Aragorn
Dominic Guard Dominic Guard
Pippin
Norman Bird Norman Bird
Bilbo


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Chris Conkling Chris Conkling
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Peter S. Beagle Peter S. Beagle
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7 years, 9 months ago at Mar 12 11:53
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Animated feature length movie directed by cult director Ralph Bakshi that covers the first two books of the LOTR trilogy, Fellowship and Two Towers. The studio, United Artists, refused to fund a sequel despite the film being a great financial success (it cost $3 million to produce and grossed over $30 million, approx. $100 million in today's money). They also reneged on a promise to release the mo... read more

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its all about chopping heads off - great stuff.

The Lord of the Rings

6 years, 6 months ago at May 30 5:35
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My oh my, what could have been when it comes to an animated version of The Lord of the Rings. Has a fantasy property been more perfectly suited to the medium than J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy epic? It’s a pity that the film which we were dealt is so inept on every conceivable level. Rumor has it that Walt Disney sought the rights to the property, and just think what his team of animators could ha... read more
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Animated fantasy film directed by Ralph Bakshi. It uses a hybrid of traditional cel animation and rotoscoped live action footage. It is an adaptation of the first half of the high fantasy epic The Lord of the Rings (1954–55) by English novelist J. R. R. Tolkien.
Release date: 15 November 1978
UPC: 085393740825
Tags: Fantasy (26), Animation (23), Adventure (15), 1978 (9), Epic (9), Tolkien (8), Magic (7), Based On Novel (7), Quest (7), 1970s (6), Drama (5), Lord Of The Rings (5), Wizard (5), Elves (5), Hobbits (5), Adaptation (5), Dwarf (4), Journey (4), Action (4), Rotoscoping (4)
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