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

Today, Sep 24
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Today, Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm: This screening is the Extended Edition presented on 35mm film. Runtime of 250 minutes.

Director: Peter Jackson Run Time: 179 min. Rating: PG-13 Release Year: 2002

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

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


Screening as part of Lord of the Rings Weekend


About the film:

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at Orthanc, the impenetrable tower of Isengard.

“Marked by nonstop conflict and a gargantuan climactic battle that Akira Kurosawa would have envied, the new picture has a sharper narrative focus and a livelier sense of forward movement than did the more episodic “Fellowship.”

–Todd McCarthy for Variety

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Ohio Arts Council
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