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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Reviews

Chris Bumbray
DVD Clinic

Full Review Source: DVD Clinic | Original Score: 4/5

April 18, 2012
Ronald J. Epstein
DVDTalk.com

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 4/5

November 22, 2011
Carsten Scheibe
Digitalvd.de

Full Review Source: Digitalvd.de | Original Score: 4/5

May 4, 2011
Ian Jane
DVDTalk.com

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 3/5

September 22, 2010
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Excellent, but much violence and scariness.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 5/5

May 25, 2010
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

'The Return of the King' wins my respect for closing the show in such high style. (Blu-ray Extended Edition set)

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 9/10

March 23, 2010
Matt Fuerst
JackassCritics.com

Full Review Source: JackassCritics.com | Original Score: 6/10

September 18, 2008
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
February 26, 2008

Exclaim!
August 3, 2007
Abbie Bernstein
Audio Video Revolution
April 24, 2007

Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A

February 27, 2007
Fusion3600
DVD Authority.com
February 17, 2007
Scott Weinberg
DVDTalk.com

Double-dip it may be, but it'd take 30 years and 40 re-releases before I could find something nasty to say about ROTK.

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 5/5

September 20, 2006

Dvdrama
July 5, 2005
Brian Balchack
MovieWeb

Full Review Source: MovieWeb | Original Score: 4/5

May 16, 2005
Liam Cullin
Empire Movies

Full Review Source: Empire Movies | Original Score: 9/10

April 14, 2005
Douglas Pratt
Movie City News

A dazzling, gripping and triumphant resolution to the series, and a certification that motion pictures can fully replicate the depth and scope of the human imagination.

Full Review Source: Movie City News | Original Score: A

February 15, 2005

Moviehole

January 15, 2005
Adam Suraf
In Review
January 15, 2005
Sean Axmaker
St@tic Multimedia

There isn't a film in the trilogy that benefits more from the "Extended Edition" treatment.

Full Review Source: St@tic Multimedia | Original Score: 4/4

January 10, 2005
Scott Collura
Now Playing Magazine

[The Extended Edition DVD] is an encyclopedia, a text book, a film school on four discs...

Full Review Source: Now Playing Magazine

December 28, 2004
Derek M. Germano
Cinema Laser
December 27, 2004
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

Grandly epic in scale, yet deeply human in emotion, The Return of the King is a fitting capstone to one of modern cinema's greatest gambles.

Full Review Source: Q Network Film Desk | Original Score: 4/4

December 19, 2004
Yunda Eddie Feng
Movie Metropolis

The Extended Edition...really should be called the Distended Edition.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 7/10

December 8, 2004

Full Review Source: DVD Clinic | Original Score: 4/5

November 23, 2004

Cutting Edge

September 9, 2004
Oliver Korioth
Dvd-Dweeb.com
August 11, 2004
Kevin Hartle
Upcomingdiscs.Com

Full Review Source: Upcomingdiscs.Com | Original Score: 4/5

June 23, 2004

PreViewed DVD

June 16, 2004
Erick Harper
DVD Verdict
June 12, 2004
Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
June 5, 2004

DVDnett.no

| Original Score: 7/7

June 5, 2004

CinemaZone.dk

Full Review Source: CinemaZone.dk | Original Score: 6/6

June 5, 2004

Film Freak Central
June 5, 2004

ComingSoon.net
June 4, 2004
Dan Jardine
Apollo Guide

As with its two predecessors, the 'regular' DVD release is very nice, pretty much equivalent to most 'special edition' DVDs, save for the absence of audio commentary tracks.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 91/100

June 3, 2004

Cinescape
June 2, 2004
Benjamin Willcock
DVDActive.com

Full Review Source: DVDActive.com | Original Score: 9/10

June 2, 2004
Ryan Keefer
DVDork.com

June 2, 2004

Boxoffice Magazine

June 2, 2004
Jurgen Fauth
About.com

Hard-core fans might want to wait for the extended edition DVD.

Full Review Source: About.com | Original Score: 4/5

June 1, 2004
Aaron Beierle
CurrentFilm.com

Full Review Source: CurrentFilm.com | Original Score: 4/5

May 26, 2004

dvdmg.com
May 26, 2004
Jon Bjorling
MovieFreak.com

Full Review Source: MovieFreak.com | Original Score: 8/10

May 26, 2004

Reel.com

| Original Score: 4/4

May 26, 2004
Mark Zimmer
digitallyOBSESSED.com
May 26, 2004
Vince Koehler
Entertainment Spectrum

You can own the theatrical version of this popular academy award winning film now.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Spectrum | Original Score: 3/4

May 25, 2004
Boo Allen
Denton Record Chronicle (TX)

LOTR: The Return of the King becomes available for home viewing with something it did not have when it played in theaters: 11 Oscars.

Full Review

May 24, 2004
Jules Faber
DVD.net.au
May 23, 2004

Digital Bits
May 22, 2004
David Blair
DVDTalk.com

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 5/5

May 19, 2004
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

Once again: You know that the definitive, extended DVD edition of the film is a few months away, so you're probably buying this edition to whet your whistle until then.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine

May 17, 2004
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review

Estras worthy of a king and a salute to the abilties of the medium- there's just oodles of must see etras here! Read on->

Full Review Source: Blunt Review | Original Score: 4/4

May 15, 2004

Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 5/5

May 14, 2004
Mike Spring
DVD Angle
December 19, 2003
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