A meek hobbit of the Shire in addition to 8 companions laid out on a journeying to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring in addition to the night lord Sauron.
J.R.R. Tolkien, Fran Walsh
Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom
An ancient Ring idea lost for centuries has been found, in addition to through a foreign twist inward fate has been given to a small-scale Hobbit named Frodo. When Gandalf discovers the Ring is inward fact the One Ring of the Dark Lord Sauron, Frodo must brand an epic bespeak to the Cracks of Doom inward lodge to destroy it! However he does non larn alone. He is joined past times Gandalf, Legolas the elf, Gimli the Dwarf, Aragorn, Boromir in addition to his iii Hobbit friends Merry, Pippin in addition to Samwise. Through mountains, snow, darkness, forests, rivers in addition to plains, facing evil in addition to danger at every corner the Fellowship of the Ring must go. Their bespeak to destroy the One Ring is the only promise for the halt of the Dark Lords reign!
nineteen Dec 2001 (USA)
Budget: $93,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: £11,058,045 (UK) (21 Dec 2001)
Gross: $36,116,967 (Europe)(19 Dec 2003)
It's non that the floor holds no surprises (save for the occasional controversies that surroundings the fate of characters similar Hannibal Lecter), it's but that many of us convey already read the book, in addition to so we've already directed our ain version of the story. We've already seen it inward our mind's eye.