Filming Location Matching "Hinuera Valley, Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
PG-13 | 178 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.
Votes: 1,534,856 | Gross: $315.54M
PG-13 | 201 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.
Votes: 1,519,221 | Gross: $377.85M
3. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
PG | 179 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
While Frodo and Sam edge closer to Mordor with the help of the shifty Gollum, the divided fellowship makes a stand against Sauron's new ally, Saruman, and his hordes of Isengard.
Votes: 1,374,182 | Gross: $342.55M
4. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
PG-13 | 169 min | Adventure, Fantasy
A reluctant Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home, and the gold within it from the dragon Smaug.
Votes: 725,495 | Gross: $303.00M
6. Todd of the Rings (2012)
24 min | Short, Adventure, Comedy
Vodo, an innocent hobbit of The Shire, journeys with companions to the fires of Mount Doom to destroy the tiny evil and voice of The Todd.
7. Middle-earth: There and Back Again (2014 TV Movie)
37 min | Documentary
Alex Zane visits New Zealand locations of Peter Jackson's filming of J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-Earth "hexology" and chats with members of cast and crew, as the release of the final episode approaches.
8. Kia Ora (2015)
49 min | Adventure, Comedy
Down on his luck and with nothing to lose, Ryan leaves his old life behind for an adventure of a lifetime. With encouragement from his friends, Ryan travels to New Zealand to follow in the footsteps of Hobbits.
9. Hot Spots 2012 (2012 TV Movie)
TV-G | 60 min | Documentary
Johnny Jet visits travel spots that will be "hot" in 2012: Belize, London, Leavsden Studios, Southampton, New York City, New Zealand, Necker Island, and Spaceport America.
Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan (2012– )
New Zealand: The Giant Wetapunga
TV-PG | 42 min | Documentary
Dominic is in New Zealand on a mission to find one of the largest and heaviest insects on earth, the very rare and very cool giant wetapunga - the largest species of Wetas, found only in ... See full summary »