Sunday, 18 October 2009

The Return of the King on stamps.




Isle of Man Post has been issued stamps series depicted The Lord of the Ring, third episode "The Return of The King". The stamps series comprised one set of 8 piece stamps and one souvenir sheet.




The Return of the King, is the last episode of the Lord of the Ring’s trilogy. This film received 11 Oscars at the 76th Annual Awards ceremony of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, including Best Picture and Best Director- Peter Jackson. It is classified as Science-Fiction Fantasy film. Special star in this film are Elijah Wood as Frodo, Viggo Mortensen as Aragon, Ian Mc Kellen as Gandalf, and Sean Astin as Sam.




Synopsis: Weary hobbits Frodo (Elijah Wood) and Sam (Sean Astin) venture further into the dark realm of Mordor, guided by the increasingly desperate Gollum (Andy Serkis), the two-faced former owner of the Ring that Frodo must destroy in the fires of Mount Doom. Meanwhile Gandalf (Ian McKellen) and Pippin (Billy Boyd) contend with the deranged ruler Denethor (John Noble) at the once-mighty city of Minas Tirith, as Merry (Dominic Monaghan) joins Owyn (Miranda Otto) and the Riders of Rohan to hold back the forces of Sauron. Amidst the chaos, Aragorn (Viggo Mortensen) must rise to his destiny, aided by Legolas (Orlando Bloom) and Gimli (John Rhys-Davies) in assembling allies for a massive battle that will decide the fate of Middle-earth

1 comment:

lefung said...

nice stamps set