Main content | Search | Section navigation menu | Site-wide navigation menu

Main menu


Aro Favourite Lord of the Rings - The Return of the King (Extended Edition)


New Zealand / USA 2003, 240 minutes
Dir. Peter Jackson
Rating: [M]
Genres: Action/Adventure / Fantasy


Aroview: The final installment in Peter Jackson's epic adaptation of JRR Tolkien's fantasy classic. This version includes an extra 45 minutes of footage.

Oscar - Best Picture 2004

Have your say  Reviewing Films

DVD Features

Disc 1& 2: Four audio commentaries by the director and writers, the design team, the production team and the cast.

Disc 3: Disc intro by director Peter Jackson, J.R.R. Tolkien: The Legacy of Middle-earth, From Book to Script: Forging the Final Chapter, Abandoned Concept: Aragorn Battles Sauron, Designing and Building Middle-earth, 'Big-atures' documentary, Costume Design, Design Galleries - 2,123 images, The Peoples of Middle-earth (galleries with docent audio), The Realms of Middle-earth (galleries with docent audio), Miniatures (galleries with docent audio), Home of the Horse Lords, Middle-earth Atlas: Tracing the Journeys of the Fellowship, New Zealand as Middle-Earth.

Disc 4: Disc intro by Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Billy Boyd and Dominic Monaghan, Cameras in Middle-earth, Production Photos (gallery) - 69 images, The Mumakil Battle demonstration / multi-angle interactive feature, Post Production: Journey's End, Editorial: Completing the Trilogy, Music for Middle-earth, The Soundscapes of Middle-earth, The End of All Things, The Passing of an Age, Cameron Duncan: The Inspiration for "Into the West", "DFK6498" short film, "Strike Zone" short film.

The collector's box set includes the special extended 4 disc DVD edition, plus a collectible Minas Tirith polystone statue created by Sideshow Weta, and the exclusive 'Lord of the Rings Symphony' DVD.

  • audio commentary
  • cast and/or crew interviews
  • deleted scenes
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • 'making of' documentary / featurette
  • extra stuff
  • PC interactives
  • trailers
  • aspect ratio: 2.35:1
  • 4-disc set

Close Relatives

Lord of the Rings - The Return of the King (Extended Edition) cover
DVD (R4)
$6 Rent
DVD (R4)
near new
$35 Buy

Prices in $NZD (incl. GST)

Your basket is empty