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Cate Blanchett, Andy Serkis, Karl Urban, Brad Dourif

"The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" picks up the threads of the epic journey of the Fellowship of the Ring. Frodo (Elijah Wood) and Sam (Sean Astin) find themselves deep within the dark and treacherous land of Mordor, nearing the end of their quest to destroy the One Ring by casting it into the fiery chasm of Mount Doom. As the burden of the Ring becomes increasingly unbearable, they must summon every ounce of their strength and courage to complete their mission while evading the watchful eye of the malevolent Sauron. Meanwhile, Aragorn (Viggo Mortensen), Legolas (Orlando Bloom), Gimli (John Rhys-Davies), and Gandalf (Ian McKellen) lead a disparate coalition of allies in a desperate battle against Sauron's relentless armies at Minas Tirith, the last stronghold of the kingdom of Gondor. As they fight for the survival of Middle-earth, friendships are tested, alliances are forged, and the true nature of heroism is revealed. Amidst the chaos and darkness of war, various characters face their own defining moments. Gollum (Andy Serkis) continues to play a pivotal role, torn between his desire for the Ring and his hatred for Frodo. The brave Rohirrim ride to Gondor's aid, and the loyal Sam must protect and guide Frodo to the very brink of Mount Doom. The film weaves together these intertwining storylines, culminating in a breathtaking and emotionally charged battle of good versus evil that will determine the fate of Middle-earth. As the final chapter in Peter Jackson's cinematic adaptation of Tolkien's masterpiece, "The Return of the King" is a triumphant, unforgettable epic that explores themes of courage, friendship, sacrifice, and the enduring power of hope in the face of darkness.

    RATED: 9
    IMDB: IMDB link
    RELEASED: 2003-12-03
    DIRECTOR: Peter Jackson