The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is a epic fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson , based on the first volume of J. Tolkien 's The Lord of the Rings. The Ring has found its way to the young hobbit Frodo Baggins. The fate of Middle-earth hangs in the balance as Frodo and eight companions who form the Fellowship of the Ring begin their journey to Mount Doom in the land of Mordor , the only place where the Ring can be destroyed. The Fellowship of the Ring was financed and distributed by American studio New Line Cinema , but filmed and edited entirely in Jackson's native New Zealand , concurrently with the other two parts of the trilogy.
Box Office History for Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings Movies
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is a epic fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson , based on the third volume of J. Tolkien 's The Lord of the Rings.
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