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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (extended edition)

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Cover of the Extended edition
Preceded by:
The Fellowship of the Ring Extended Edition
The Lord of the Rings Extended Edition
The Two Towers
Followed by:
The Return of the King Extended Edition

The Two Towers Extended Edition is a 4-disc extended version of Peter Jackson's The Two Towers, running up to 223 minutes (only film length) and including several documentaries about the making of the film.

Contents

Special Extended Edition: Part One (disc 1)

The first disc contains the extended version of the film with the following audio commentaries:

Special Extended Edition: Part Two (disc 2)

This disc is a continuation of the first disc.

The Appendices: Part Three: The Journey Continues (disc 3)

  • Introduction
  • "J.R.R. Tolkien: Origins of Middle-earth" Documentary
  • "From Book To Script - Finding the Story" Documentary
  • "Designing Middle-Earth" Documentary
  • "Weta Workshop" Documentary
  • "The Peoples of Middle-Earth" galleries with audio
  • "The Realms Of Middle-Earth" galleries with audio
  • "The Taming of Sméagol", Documentary
  • "Andy Serkis Animation reference"
  • "Gollum's 'stand-in'"
  • "Middle-Earth Atlas: Tracing the Journeys of the Fellowship" interactive map
  • "New Zealand As Middle-Earth" interactive map with on-location footage

The Appendices: Part Four: The Battle for Middle-earth Begins (disc 4)

  • Introduction
  • "Warriors of the Third Age" Documentary
  • "Cameras In Middle-Earth" Documentary
  • Production photos, gallery
  • "Weta Digital" Documentary
  • "Big-atures" Documentary
  • "The Flooding of Isengard animation" featurette
  • "Editorial: Refining the Story" Documentary
  • "Music For Middle-Earth" Documentary
  • "The Soundscapes Of Middle-Earth" Documentary
  • "The Battle for Helm's Deep is Over..." Documentary

See also