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Lord of the rings return of the king (extended edition) review

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Lord of the rings return of the king (extended edition) review Lord of the rings the return of the king is the last tale in the three epic novels written by J.R Tolkien which where fantastically crafted into three amazing films by the director peter Jackson. The opening scene of the film shows the transformation of man into beast it shows the deteriation of the being known as Sm�agol into the decrepit creature knows as Gollum it shows how his friend Deagle found the ring and Sm�agol is ensnared by the rings beauty and mystical power and murders Deagle to get a hold of this ring. The music in the film really sets the scene and without it the film would still is a great film but the music gives it the edge that takes it from great to breathtaking. That concludes the opening scene The film then goes on to the final place of the second film in the trilogy (this being the last ) where the ally of the armies of mordor where crushed and the leader stays locked up in his stronghold a shell of his former self until he is murdered by his lackey his servant wormtail. The film creates a suspense as things go from strength to strength but then it switches back to the story of Frodo trying to destroy the ring and with it destroy the evil that has taken hold of middle earth which is a sharp contrast of colors and music as where ...read more.


him anyway faramire goes in to battle and loses his squad he then is dragged back by his horse impaled by arrows but still alive yet his father gets ready to cremate him anyway as he has gone totally mad by now but is thwarted by Gandalf and pippin. The scene where minis tirith is under siege is one of the most engrossing scenes of any film new or old it is the ultimate battle between good and evil " light and dark" the fight scene brings you from a large perspective of the battle down to the itty gritty up close and personal with the soldiers. The way peter Jackson portrays the deceit to Frodo by Gollum is amazing as you watch Gollum split Sam and Frodo up and make Frodo turn on Sam but when all hope is lost and Frodo has gone to pieces same is always there to pick up the pieces and sort them out as Sam is a true friend to Frodo. The film is the original star wars of today and many class it as one of if not the greatest film of all time. The story is fantastic the actors make there characters more believable then most actors do on most TV reality soaps. The major turning point in the film is where the army's of rohan come to aid the battered citadel minis tirith the capital of Gondor. ...read more.


This last scene is as poetic as any poem and as beautiful as any paining as Frodo turned Sam away and was turned against him by Gollum and even dismissed him as he was being defiled by the heavy Burdon (the ring) he was carrying yet Sam was always there to pick up the shattered pieces of Frodo and his loyalty is shown as he saves Frodo from the fire of mount doom. With the destruction of the ring the men look up and see Saurons land crumbling away into rubble and they rejoice happy in the knowledge that the evil has been purged but in a split second there happiness and rejoice turns into grief and mourning as the mountain blows up and in there heads they all think Frodo and Sam are dead but in fact they are alive. In my review I conclude that the film is a masterpiece and a triumph of acting and performance. The film uses a large variety of different methods to bring the story to life harmoniously on the screen. The acting and cartography is outstanding as is the music but most of all the director brings you into there world amongst there feelings and hopes, there desires and there struggle for survival and brings the epic tale into your home and that is why it should be one of the greatest films ever. ...read more.

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