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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - Special Extended Edition

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General information

Full release title
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - Special Extended Edition
Category
Number within category
33
Release company
A-Film Home Entertainment
Catalog number
DS80300
Released
2003
Region
2
Number of media
4
Number of sides
1 + 1 + 1 + 1
Content year
2002
Video
PAL
Aspect ratio
2.35:1
Anamorphic
Yes
Audio
  • English (DTS 6.1 ES)
  • English (Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround EX)
  • English (Dolby Surround)
  • Audio commentary by The Director and Writers: Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens (Dolby Surround)
  • Audio commentary by The Design Team: Richard Taylor, Tania Rodger, Grant Major, Alan Lee, John Howe, Dan Hennah, Chris Hennah (Dolby Surround)
  • Audio commentary by The Production Team: Barrie M. Osborne, Mark Ordesky, Andrew Lesnie, Mike Horton, Jabez Olssen, Rick Porras, Howard Shore, Jim Rygiel, Joe Letteri, Ethan van der Ryn, Mike Hopkins, Randy Cook, Christian Rivers, Brian Van't Hul, Alex Funke (Dolby Surround)
  • Audio commentary by The Cast: Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, John Rhys Davies, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Orlando Bloom, Christopher Lee, Sean Bean, Bernard Hill, Miranda Otto, David Wenham, Brad Dourif, Karl Urban, John Noble, Craig Parker, Andy Serkis (Dolby Surround)
Subtitles
  • English
  • Dutch

Contents

  • Disc 1
    • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - Special Extended Edition Part One (1:42'11")
    • Easter Egg: 2003 MTV Movie Awards: Best Visual Performance (2'56")
  • Disc 2
    • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - Special Extended Edition Part Two (2:03'33")
  • Disc 3
    • Introduction (1'48")
    • J.R.R. Tolkien: Origins of Middle-earth (29'28")
    • From Book to Script: Finding the Story (20'57")
    • Designing and Building Middle-earth
      • Designing Middle-earth (45'44")
      • Weta Workshop (43'46")
      • Design Galleries
        • The Peoples of Middle-earth
          • The Enemy
          • Gandalf the White
          • Rohan
          • Third Age Elven Warriors
          • Treebeard
          • Ents
          • Faramir
          • Ithilien Rangers
        • The Realms of Middle-earth
          • Emyn Muil
          • Dead Marshes
          • Rohan
          • Fangorn Forest
          • Ithilien
          • Henneth Annûn
          • Osgiliath
          • Isengard
      • Gollum
        • The Taming of Sméagol (39'33")
        • Andy Serkis Animation Reference (1'45")
        • Gollum's "Stand In" (3'18")
        • Design Gallery
    • Middle-earth Atlas (Tracing the Journeys of the Fellowship)
    • New Zealand as Middle-earth
      • Emyn Muil (1'59")
      • The Dead Marshes (1'43")
      • Rohan (3'01")
      • Edoras (1'45")
      • Ithilien (2'07")
      • Fangorn Forest (1'31")
      • Helm's Deep (2'12")
    • DVD Credits
  • Disc 4
    • Introduction (1'07")
    • Filming "The Two Towers"
      • Warriors of the Third Age (20'58")
      • Cameras in Middle-earth (1:08'14")
      • Production Photos
    • Visual Effects
      • Miniatures
        • Big-atures (21'51")
        • The Flooding of Isengard Animatic
          • Original Animatic (2'31")
          • Split Screen Comparison (1'31")
        • Galleries
          • Barad-dûr
          • Fangorn Forest
          • Helm's Deep
          • Ruined Isengard
          • Osgiliath
          • The Black Gate
          • Zirakzigil
      • Weta Digital (27'32")
      • Abandoned Concepts
        • Slime Balrog
        • Endless Stair
    • Editorial: Refining the Story (21'59")
    • Music and Sound
      • Music for Middle-earth (25'22")
      • The Soundscapes of Middle-earth (21'28")
      • Sound Demonstration: "Helm's Deep" (1'08")
        • On-set Production Audio
        • Foley
        • Effects 1: Rain, Wind, Thunder, Horns
        • Effects 2: Weapons, Ladders, Objects
        • Effects 3: Marching, Hits, Falls
        • Dialogue & Vocal Effects
        • Music
        • Final Mix
    • "The Battle for Helm's Deep is Over..." (9'28")
    • DVD Credits