Academy Awards

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Studio: New Line
Release Date: December 18, 2002
Domestic Gross: $342,551,365
Prod. Budget: $94 million
Mktng. Budget: $45 million
Running Time: 179 mins.
Genre: Fantasy
MPAA: PG-13 (epic battle sequences and scary images)

Academy Awards Nominations

Picture: A New Line Cinema and Wingnut Films Production. Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh and Peter Jackson, Producers
Editing: Michael Horton
Art Direction: Art Direction: Grant Major. Set Decoration: Dan Hennah and Alan Lee
Visual Effects (WIN): Jim Rygiel, Joe Letteri, Randall William Cook and Alex Funke
Sound: Christopher Boyes, Michael Semanick, Michael Hedges and Hammond Peek
Sound Editing (WIN): Ethan Van der Ryn and Michael Hopkins

Total Nominations: 6
Total Wins: 2

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2002 Nominee Box Office Breakdown

Period Dates Gross % of Total Theaters
Pre-Nom up to 2/11/03 $321,086,387 94.5% 3,622
Post-Nom 2/11–3/23/03 $13,704,485 4.0% 1,680
Post-Award after 3/23/03 $4,999,009 1.5% 518
Total Gross - $339,789,881 100% 3,622

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