Lord of the rings

Lord of the rings

The starting point of the Lord of the rings franchise is the novel The Hobbit written by J. R. R. Tolkien in 1936. The franchise consists of 1 animated movie, 2 animated tv specials, 6 movies, 3 short movies, 5 novels as well as various marchandising.

During the 81 years since the first novel, the franchise has received no fewer than 40 awards from various ceremonies and festivals throughout the world as you can see below:

usAcademy Award :
- 2001, Best Original Score given to Howard Shore for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2002, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2003, Best Director given to Peter Jackson for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Original Score given to Howard Shore for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

gbBAFTA Film Award :
- 2004, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

deBogey Awards :
- 2002, Bogey Award in Titanium for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2003, Bogey Award in Titanium for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers.
- 2004, Bogey Award in Titanium for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usCFCA Award :
- 2002, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.

usCOFCA Award :
- 2003, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers.

usCritics Choice Award :
- 2004, Best Picture for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usDFWFCA Award :
- 2002, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2004, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usFFCC Award :
- 2004, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usGolden Globe Award :
- 2003, Best Director given to Peter Jackson for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Motion Picture – Drama given to Peter Jackson for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Original Score given to Howard Shore for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usLAFCA Award :
- 2003, Best Director given to Peter Jackson for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usOFCS Award :
- 2004, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usPFCS Award :
- 2002, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2003, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers.
- 2004, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usPrometheus Award :
- 2009, Hall of Fame Award given to J. R. R. Tolkien for the novel The Lord of the Rings : Fellowship of the Ring.

usSaturn Award :
- 2001, Best Direction given to Peter Jackson for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2001, Best Fantasy Film for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2002, Best Costume for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers.
- 2002, Best Fantasy Film for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers.
- 2002, Best Make-up for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers.
- 2003, Best Actor given to Elijah Wood for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Direction for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Fantasy Film for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Make-up for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Special Effects for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.
- 2003, Best Writer given to Peter Jackson for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

usSeattle Film Critics Award :
- 2003, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

jpSeiun Award :
- 2004, Best Media of the Year for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Two Towers.

usSierra Award :
- 2002, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2002, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2002, Best Director given to Peter Jackson for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Fellowship of the Ring.
- 2004, Best Cinematography given to Andrew Lesnie for the movie The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King.

Much of the success of the franchise the Lord of the rings is because of the acting performance of Christopher Lee who played Saruman, Elijah Wood who played Frodo Baggins, Viggo Mortensen who played Aragorn but also Ian McKellen in the role of Gandalf, Orlando Bloom in the role of Legolas and Hugo Weaving playing the character of Elrond. There are many others actors who made ​​the success of the series, but it would take too long to list them all..

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