Released Date
December 17, 2003
Distributor
New Line Cinema
Genre
Fantasy
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$94,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$377,845,905 + $768,185,007 = $1,146,030,912
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Orlando Bloom

as Legolas

40

Elijah Wood

as Frodo

52

Cate Blanchett

as Galadriel

50

Sean Astin

as Sam

82

Ian McKellen

as Gandalf

44

Liv Tyler

as Arwen

63

Viggo Mortensen

as Aragorn

57

Andy Serkis

as Gollum / Smeagol

44

Dominic Monaghan

as Merry

53

Miranda Otto

as Eowyn

61

Hugo Weaving

as Elrond

49

Karl Urban

as Eomer

53

Billy Boyd

as Pippin

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Ian Holm

as Bilbo

73

John Noble

as Denethor

77

John Rhys-Davies

as Gimli

76

Bernard Hill

as Theoden

56

David Wenham

as Faramir

55

Marton Csokas

as Celeborn

53

Lawrence Makoare

as Witchking / Gothmog

45

Sala Baker

as Featured Orc

About The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

About

The third film in the celebrated Lord of the Rings franchise, it follows hobbits Frodo and Sam as they arrive at Mount Doom. The film won 11 Academy Awards including Best Picture. 

Trivia

The highest grossing film of 2003, the film earned around $1.1 billion worldwide. It was the final film in the Lord of the Rings trilogy but in 2012, the first film in the Hobbit film prequel trilogy was released in theaters.