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The Resource The lord of the rings, The two towers, directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh [and others]

The lord of the rings, The two towers, directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh [and others]

Label
The lord of the rings, The two towers
Title
The lord of the rings
Title part
The two towers
Statement of responsibility
directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh [and others]
Title variation
Two towers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
While Frodo Baggins and his friend Samwise continue on to Mordor to destroy the one ring, their allies launch assaults on Isengard, Helm's Deep, and the corrupt wizard Saruman
Member of
Cataloging source
YLC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Stephen Sinclair, Peter Jackson ; producers, Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1981-
  • 1958-
  • 1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Peter
  • Walsh, Fran
  • Wood, Elijah
  • McKellen, Ian
  • Mortensen, Viggo
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
Runtime
214
Series statement
New Line platinum series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Baggins, Frodo
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Fantasy films
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
  • Baggins, Frodo
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Fantasy films
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The lord of the rings, The two towers, directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on The lord of the rings, The two towers by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Features: A new version of the second installment in the epic trilogy with over 40 minutes of never-before-seen footage incorporated into the film, 4 audio, adapting the book into a screenplay & planning the film, designing and inspiration for locations in Middle-Earth, storyboards to pre-visualization, Weta workshop visit, atlas of Middle-Earth, an interactive map of New Zealand highlighting the location scouting process, galleries of art and slideshows with commentaries by the artists, DVD-ROM content, sending actors to battle - preparation for sword fighting, principal photography: stories from the set digital effects, "Bigature": a close-up look at the detailed miniatures used in the film, galleries of behind-the-scenes photographs and personal cast photos, post-production: editing it all together, sound design demonstration
  • Discs 1-2
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Case 1. Feature film -- Case 2. Special features
Control code
712141173
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special extended DVD ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (179 min.)
Isbn
9780780644045
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794043650420
  • 794043635526
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
N6504
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)712141173
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The lord of the rings, The two towers, directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh [and others]
Publication
Note
  • Based on The lord of the rings, The two towers by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Features: A new version of the second installment in the epic trilogy with over 40 minutes of never-before-seen footage incorporated into the film, 4 audio, adapting the book into a screenplay & planning the film, designing and inspiration for locations in Middle-Earth, storyboards to pre-visualization, Weta workshop visit, atlas of Middle-Earth, an interactive map of New Zealand highlighting the location scouting process, galleries of art and slideshows with commentaries by the artists, DVD-ROM content, sending actors to battle - preparation for sword fighting, principal photography: stories from the set digital effects, "Bigature": a close-up look at the detailed miniatures used in the film, galleries of behind-the-scenes photographs and personal cast photos, post-production: editing it all together, sound design demonstration
  • Discs 1-2
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Case 1. Feature film -- Case 2. Special features
Control code
712141173
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special extended DVD ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (179 min.)
Isbn
9780780644045
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794043650420
  • 794043635526
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
N6504
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)712141173
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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