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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) Poster

Release Info

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Release Dates 

New Zealand 1 December 2003 (Wellington) (premiere)
Germany 10 December 2003 (Berlin) (premiere)
UK 11 December 2003 (London) (premiere)
Austria 17 December 2003
Belgium 17 December 2003
Canada 17 December 2003
Switzerland 17 December 2003 (French speaking region)
Switzerland 17 December 2003 (German speaking region)
Chile 17 December 2003
Germany 17 December 2003
Denmark 17 December 2003
Spain 17 December 2003
Finland 17 December 2003
France 17 December 2003
UK 17 December 2003
Greece 17 December 2003
Ireland 17 December 2003
South Korea 17 December 2003
Mexico 17 December 2003
Netherlands 17 December 2003
Norway 17 December 2003
Portugal 17 December 2003
Sweden 17 December 2003
USA 17 December 2003
Hong Kong 18 December 2003
Israel 18 December 2003
New Zealand 18 December 2003
Singapore 18 December 2003
Taiwan 18 December 2003
Malaysia 19 December 2003
Peru 19 December 2003
Puerto Rico 19 December 2003
Thailand 19 December 2003
Turkey 19 December 2003
South Africa 19 December 2003
Brazil 25 December 2003
Colombia 25 December 2003
Panama 25 December 2003
Venezuela 25 December 2003
United Arab Emirates 26 December 2003
Australia 26 December 2003
Bolivia 26 December 2003
Ecuador 26 December 2003
Iceland 26 December 2003
Lebanon 26 December 2003
Paraguay 26 December 2003
Serbia 26 December 2003
Uruguay 26 December 2003
Croatia 28 December 2003
Japan January 2004 (Tokyo) (premiere)
Argentina 1 January 2004
Poland 1 January 2004
Estonia 2 January 2004
Romania 2 January 2004
Hungary 8 January 2004
Slovenia 8 January 2004
Philippines 9 January 2004
Bulgaria 10 January 2004
Indonesia 14 January 2004
Czech Republic 15 January 2004
Slovakia 15 January 2004
Georgia 22 January 2004
Italy 22 January 2004
Russia 22 January 2004
Ukraine 22 January 2004
Kazakhstan 23 January 2004
Bahrain 28 January 2004
Kuwait 28 January 2004
India 6 February 2004
Egypt 11 February 2004
Japan 14 February 2004
China 12 March 2004
Canada 5 February 2011 (Digital Film Festival)
USA 28 June 2011 (extended version) (re-release) (limited)
USA 8 December 2012 (re-release)

Also Known As (AKA) 

(original title) The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Argentina El señor de los anillos: El retorno del rey
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Властелинът на пръстените: Завръщането на краля
Brazil O Senhor dos Anéis: O Retorno do Rei
Canada (French title) Le seigneur des anneaux - Le retour du roi
Czech Republic Pán prstenu: Návrat krále
Germany Der Herr der Ringe - Die Rückkehr des Königs
Denmark Ringenes herre: Kongen vender tilbage
Estonia Sõrmuste isand: Kuninga tagasitulek
Spain (Catalan title) El senyor dels anells: El retorn del rei
Spain El señor de los anillos: El retorno del rey
Finland Taru sormusten herrasta: Kuninkaan paluu
France Le seigneur des anneaux: Le retour du roi
Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) O arhontas ton dahtylidion: I epistrofi tou vasilia
Greece Ο Άρχοντας των Δαχτυλιδιών: Η Επιστροφή του Βασιλιά
Croatia Gospodar prstenova: Povratak kralja
Hungary A Gyűrűk Ura: A király visszatér
Israel (Hebrew title) Sar Hatabaot: Shivat Hamelekh'
Iceland Hringadróttinssaga: Hilmir snýr heim
Italy Il signore degli anelli - Il ritorno del re
Japan Rôdo obu za ringu - Ô no kikan
Lithuania Ziedu Valdovas: Karaliaus sugrizimas
Macedonia Gospodarot na prstenite: Vrakjanjeto na kralot
Mexico El señor de los anillos - El retorno del rey
Netherlands (informal literal title) In de ban van de ring: De terugkeer van de koning
Norway Ringenes herre: Atter en konge
Panama El señor de los anillos: El retorno del rey
Peru El señor de los anillos: El retorno del rey
Poland Wladca pierscieni: Powrót króla
Portugal O Senhor dos Anéis - O Regresso do Rei
Romania Stapanul Inelelor: Intoarcerea Regelui
Serbia Gospodar prstenova - Povratak kralja
Russia Властелин колец: Возвращение короля
Sweden Sagan om konungens återkomst
Slovenia Gospodar prstanov: Kraljeva vrnitev
Slovakia Pán prstenov: Návrat krála
Turkey (Turkish title) Yüzüklerin Efendisi: Kralin Dönüsü
USA (short title) The Return of the King

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