The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

Sat, Sep 25
  • Sat, Sep 25
  • Sun, Sep 26

Sat, Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm: This screening is presented on 35mm film.

Director: Peter Jackson Run Time: 201 min. Rating: PG-13 Release Year: 2003

Starring: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Sean Astin, Viggo Mortensen

Country: New Zealand, United States
Language: English, Quenya, Old English, Sindarin


Screening as part of Lord of the Rings Weekend


About the film:

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron’s forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord’s realm.

“The Lord of the Rings took seven years and an army of gifted artists to execute, and the striving of its makers is in every splendid frame. It’s more than a movie—it’s a gift.”

–David Eddelstein for Slate. Read more here.

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Ohio Arts Council
Greater Columbus Arts Council
The Columbus Foundation
Campus Partners
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WOSU Public Media

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