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THE LORD OF THE RINGS:
THE TWO TOWERS


Domestic Total Gross: $339,789,881
Domestic Lifetime Gross: $341,786,758
Distributor: New LineRelease Date: December 18, 2002
Genre: FantasyRunning Time: 2 hrs. 59 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13Production Budget: $94 million
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TOTAL LIFETIME GROSSES
Domestic:  $341,786,758    36.9%
+ Foreign:  $583,495,746    63.1%

= Worldwide:  $925,282,504  

DOMESTIC SUMMARY
Opening Weekend: $62,007,528
(3,622 theaters, $17,119 average)
% of Total Gross: 18.2%
Widest Release:  3,622 theaters
Close Date:  August 24, 2003
In Release:  250 days / 35.7 weeks

2002 ACADEMY AWARDS®
Nominated for 6 Oscars, including 2 wins. CLICK TO VIEW FULL BREAKDOWN...

GENRES (click to view) Rank
Fantasy - Live Action 2

FRANCHISES (click to view) Rank
Series: The Lord of the Rings 2
Showdown: Lord of the Rings Showdown 2
Showdown: Lord of the Rings vs. Harry Potter 1
Showdown: Lord of the Rings vs. Spider-Man 3
Showdown: Lord of the Rings vs. Star Wars 3
Showdown: Lord of the Rings vs. The Matrix 2

CHARTS (click to view) Rank
All Time Domestic 14
All Time Adjusted 59
All Time Worldwide 8
Yearly 2002 2
Yearly Opening Weekends 2002 5
Yearly PG-13 Rated 2002 2
Worldwide Openings 14
Worldwide Yearly 2002 1
Foreign Opening Weekends 13
Opening Weeks 21
Opening Day Gross 31
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time 65
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time 146
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends 62
Opening Wednesdays 6
New Years Days 5
Christmas Days 5
Sunday Share of Opening Weekends 112
Opening Weekends 49
Opening Weekends - December 4
Opening Weekends - Holiday 12
Eleventh Weekends 96
Ninth Weekends 77
Tenth Weekends 114
Top 10-Day Grosses 21
Top 3-Day Grosses 49
Top 4-Day Grosses 32
Top 6-Day Grosses 23
Top 7-Day Grosses 21
Top 8-Day Grosses 21
Top 9-Day Grosses 21
Twelfth Weekends 106
Twelfth Weekends 100
Top 5-Day Grosses 23
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday 8
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive) 73
Consecutive Weekends At #1 59
Martin Lurther King 4-Day Holiday Weekends 42
Second Weekends 16
Third Weekends 23
Fourth Weekends 37
Fifth Weekends 46
Sixth Weekends 86
Seventh Weekends 86
Eighth Weekends 104
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation) 27
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation) 60
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide) 110
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases 543
Rated PG-13 9
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends 32
Widest Releases 81
Widest Opening Releases 68
Fastest to $100 million 24
Fastest to $150 million 21
Fastest to $200 million 18
Fastest to $250 million 11
Fastest to $300 million 12
Slowest to $100 million 354
Slowest to $200 million 67
Best Picture Nomination Effect 113
BOM Users' Grades 11
BOM Users' Grades (2002 Releases) 3
CHARTS (Premier Pass Users Only)Rank
Highest All Time Rank (on March 1, 2003) 7
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Yearly Opening Weekends (Wide) 2002 *
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THE PLAYERS (click name to view)
Director:Peter Jackson
Actors:Ian McKellen
Elijah Wood
Viggo Mortensen
Liv Tyler
Sean Astin
Orlando Bloom
Cate Blanchett
Producer:Peter Jackson
Cinematographer:Andrew Lesnie (director of photography)
Composer:Howard Shore
GRADE THIS MOVIE
Readers A- (7485 votes)
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GRADE BREAKDOWN
As: 5,612 75.0%
Bs: 1,286 17.2%
Cs: 230 3.1%
Ds: 96 1.3%
Fs: 261 3.5%

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MERCHANDISE LINKS
• DVD: The Two Towers (Theatrical & Extended Limited Edition), Special Extended Edition, The Lord of the Rings - The Motion Picture Trilogy, Secrets of Middle-Earth -- Inside 'Two Towers'
Original Score (Howard Shore)
Posters
• Games: Gameboy Advance, Playstation 2, Xbox, GameCube, PC/Windows


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