The Lord of the Rings: the purist edition

what is it about? This tries to be a closer to the books cut of Lord of the Rings. It is an all-in-one feature.

original film name: the Lord of the Rings Extended trilogy large product photo
film studio name: New Line Cinema
Date Original Film Was Released: 2002, 2003, 2004
Date Edit Was Released: 07 SEP 2006
Original Runtime: approx.11h
New Runtime: 8h
Amount of time Cut/Added: 3 hours cut
Cuts removed/added/extended:

  • lotsandlotsandlots of cuts

DVD - Features:

  1. wmv-file
  2. 481 minutes runtime

    Conceptual improvements/advancements of edit over original:
All three Lord of the Rings extended additions (originally 11 hours) trimmed and re-edited to more closely match the book.

Time needed for the edition

How to get it?

Take a look at our TORRENTSITE, perhaps you can find it there.

This edit could also be available on other torrent sites, but no further information.

Several other people on FANEDIT.ORG might also have this and be willing to trade, also try our FORUM.

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