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The Lord Of The Rings

Animator Ralph Bakshi's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's "Lord Of The Rings"trilogy is an entertaining film, but in attempting to remain faithful to the source material, Bakshi tries to cover too much ground. Tolkien fans, who are familiar with novels, will… (more)

Released: 1978

Rating: PG

TV Guide Rating:(102 ratings)

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  • Released: 1978
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Animator Ralph Bakshi's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's "Lord Of The Rings"trilogy is an entertaining film, but in attempting to remain faithful to the source material, Bakshi tries to cover too much ground. Tolkien fans, who are familiar with novels, will… (more)

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