The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001] : A really good adaptation of the book

This is a fantastic film, great performing through and some great combat scenes. Sean bean puts in one particular of his very best performances as does viggo mortensen (sorry i dont know how to spell 🙁 ) the a person matter that will get on my nerves about the films is some of the darker battle scenes. The fighting is likely on and the digicam seems to be likely with the sword so its like a ‘swush, swush, swush’ efect on the camera. It just makes me assume why they didnt zoom out a very little little bit and enable the fights go on. Its the same sizing as a ordinary dvd, contrary to the other extended variation, which is about the measurement of a online video. I brought this simply because i didnt want to transform the discs more than 50 % way by the film like in the prolonged model. Having said that, to my disappointment i do. Theres two discs inside and a single is the specific features and the other is the two movies, standard and extended, on this disc you have a facet a and a side b, i believed 1 would be the regular and the other side the extended, which makes perception, but no.You place the disc in and it arrives up usual or prolonged, and around halfway by means of you require to swap the disc above to continue observing 🙁 i hope on the prolonged blu-ray edition they dont do this. Total a great movie its just whoever set the set with each other.

A lot a great deal better than the cinema release model, so many more bits that were remaining out are now in their rightful put, full scenes that now make a great deal extra feeling, we will not be observing the initial all over again not now we have this a hundred% greater substitute, it can be more time, but value it, i am now looking for other extended cut films, if they boost them to this extent.

It was 2001, and my partner was trying to persuade me to go and see this motion picture. I was confident this ebook was unfilmable, not to mention ‘nerdy. ‘ but, she insisted, and specified that i would manufactured her see various films against her will, i figured it was only truthful that i viewed 1 of her selections. Effectively, the star ranking will explain to you what i assumed. I was absolutely blown away by this movie. Just every little thing is prime notch. Ultimately, i knew how everyone felt back again in ’77 observing star wars. I couldn’t wait around to see the two towers.In the meantime i consoled myself by going to observe fellowship once more.

Picture the scene: you are sat speaking with your close friends/ loved kinds/ clergy/ random people today in the street and they start off to converse about scenes that you have not noticed in the fellowship of the ring. The thought that you haven’t viewed how sam will get his elven rope. Why have not you witnessed the full bilbo social gathering scene in the shire?. You choose up the nearest matter you can and get started bashing them about the head recurring periods. The decide sentences you to 5 decades powering bars.

A very wonderful version-the extra size is extremely apparent and watches with an further dimension with the dts audio monitor. (special to this version). Is the exact same as what you would get among the box established,but if you happen to be like me & failed to want all of them then why not acquire as seperates. Is over 2 discs but i you should not intellect this for the reason that it receives them all applied,with most of the more content material throughout the to start with half(to start with disc). I have nicer re-masters,but the dts audio keep track of nicely would make up for this. Exclusive functions are distribute more than discs two&3 and make for an entertaining enjoy(esp. On a monday night for the duration of a weekend crash)you get a wonderful booklet with this which evidently marks the further footage,with an illustrated scaled map of ‘middle earth’. Don’t have to have to be a enthusiast of the franchise to appreciate this dvd box established,i will not like the other two and nonetheless can view this regularly.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001] : I have been a middle earth appreciator since the 1960s when i first read the hobbit and lotr trilogy and i faithfully recorded every one of the 26 half hour episodes broadcast on r4 in 1981. When the film was released i was first in the cinema queue and pre-ordered the dvds as they came out. Just before christmas i felt the need to watch again and unfortunately the fellowship of the ring was missing so i had to buy it again having forgotten to whom it was lent (must start a loans book). Jackson has done marvels: the cast is perfect and the cgi stuff is mind blowing. Of the three films, this is is my favourite and it never ceases to amaze me. J r r tolkien would have been astounded.

I can safely and securely say this movie released me to fantasy. Its received a powerful tale, likeable people and wonderful action. Elijah wood does a fantastic job as frodo and he has excellent chemistry with aragon, gandalf and the other hobbits and for me can help have the film. The supporting cast is great aswell specifically elrond. The tale when boiled down is primarily a quest to ruin a ring- a ring of top electrical power- but as the motion picture carries on much more and a lot more people are released together with exciting conflicts between figures. Eventhough, this has a large cast, you recognize the motives at the rear of the people and why they selected to do certain factors which demonstrates you how great the excellent creating and directing is. The action is also remarkable, this film has an epic opening struggle scene and has some excellent and easy to observe motion that manages to retain you in the edge of your seat. None of that fast cuts or jumps from scene to scene that can make it hard to abide by the action like some present day videos tend to do. On the other hand, i do have one gripe about the battles,in some cases the key figures feel a little bit far too overpowered, like when aragon faced a complete army of uruk-hai by itself and the uruk-hai followed the trope of just attacking him a person by a single instead of swarming him and when aragon fought off all the ring wraiths by yourself. Additionally, the simple effects and costume style was mindblowing.

The initial movie of the biggest trilogy at any time made. Of course, in my feeling, lord of the rings (lotr) is greater than the godfather and the primary star wars trilogy (with george lucas’ legacy getting constantly diminished by disney). Of the a few lotr videos, the fellowship, even though not as epic as the two flicks that followed, has usually been my favourite. It is really excellent to view this by means of amazon key as i no longer have to have to switch blu-ray discs in the center of the movie.

It truly is in fact greater to buy the german edition, which also has the english incorporated, than to obtain the solitary language english edition accessible in the british isles. At the very least if you are mastering german that is. Pretty pleased with the solution. Not happy that motion picture corporations are ripping us off by manufacturing variations for each and every state and chopping out the languages on the disks.

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1 comment on “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001] : A really good adaptation of the book

  1. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Very close to the ‘feel’ of the books. Wavered slightly towards the end.
    1. Very close to the ‘feel’ of the books. Wavered slightly towards the end.
  2. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Amazing, the third best film i’ve ever seen. I was happy with all of the 224 minutes of it.
    1. Amazing, the third best film i’ve ever seen. I was happy with all of the 224 minutes of it.
      1. It was 2001, and my partner was trying to persuade me to go and see this movie. I was convinced this book was unfilmable, not to mention ‘nerdy. ‘ but, she insisted, and given that i’d made her see several films against her will, i figured it was only fair that i watched one of her choices. Well, the star rating will tell you what i thought. I was absolutely blown away by this movie. Just everything is top notch. Finally, i knew how everyone felt back in ’77 watching star wars. I couldn’t wait to see the two towers.In the meantime i consoled myself by going to watch fellowship again.
  3. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    It was 2001, and my partner was trying to persuade me to go and see this movie. I was convinced this book was unfilmable, not to mention ‘nerdy. ‘ but, she insisted, and given that i’d made her see several films against her will, i figured it was only fair that i watched one of her choices. Well, the star rating will tell you what i thought. I was absolutely blown away by this movie. Just everything is top notch. Finally, i knew how everyone felt back in ’77 watching star wars. I couldn’t wait to see the two towers.In the meantime i consoled myself by going to watch fellowship again.
  4. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Bought this movie to replace my extended dvd collection which i gave to my daughter. All genuine movie collectors must have this in their collection.
  5. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Bought this movie to replace my extended dvd collection which i gave to my daughter. All genuine movie collectors must have this in their collection.
    1. Still one of my favourite movies of all time, but to pay and only allow 48 hours of use is unnecessarily short.
  6. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Still one of my favourite movies of all time, but to pay and only allow 48 hours of use is unnecessarily short.
  7. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Beautifully made and incredibly immersive, by the time i finished watching this almost 4 hour long spectacle, i think i burst about 7 blood vessels in my left eye alone from not being able to take my eyes away.
  8. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Beautifully made and incredibly immersive, by the time i finished watching this almost 4 hour long spectacle, i think i burst about 7 blood vessels in my left eye alone from not being able to take my eyes away.
    1. The movie is ultimate classic, however, i bought a version without a english subtitle. And actually i prefer to have one.
  9. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    The movie is ultimate classic, however, i bought a version without a english subtitle. And actually i prefer to have one.
    1. Really annoying that this film on amazon prime had no sub title. I’m used to sky doing this but prime usually gets it right. My husband is deaf so this was a complete waste of money’s.
  10. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    Really annoying that this film on amazon prime had no sub title. I’m used to sky doing this but prime usually gets it right. My husband is deaf so this was a complete waste of money’s.
  11. This review is from : The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring [Theatrical Version] [2001]

    This was nothing like the books . Why did that kiwi money grabber get the stones to rewrite on of the best fantasy trilogies ever written( as well as the thomas covenant series). What direction gives four hobbits regional accents from such a small area as the shire .I think this was made for all the dummies in the us, except there is a huge amount of americans who are tolkein fans . It is my great hope that one day someone will do the books justice. This has been two attempts now, third one lucky?.
    1. This was nothing like the books . Why did that kiwi money grabber get the stones to rewrite on of the best fantasy trilogies ever written( as well as the thomas covenant series). What direction gives four hobbits regional accents from such a small area as the shire .I think this was made for all the dummies in the us, except there is a huge amount of americans who are tolkein fans . It is my great hope that one day someone will do the books justice. This has been two attempts now, third one lucky?.

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