J.R.R. Tolkienís epic novels continues in The Two Towers where we find that the Fellowship of the Ring has fallen and are now divided, each running it's own in his heroic quest.
In the hills of Emyn Muil, where lost Hobbits Frodo and Sam Gamgee discover they are being followed by the mysterious Gollum (Smeagol) once the ringbearer. Gollum promises to guide the Hobbits to the Black Gates of Mordor in return for his release.
Across Middle-earth Aragorn, the Elf archer Legolas and Gimli the Dwarf encounter the besieged Rohan kingdom, whose once great King Theoden has fallen under Sarumanís deadly spell through his spy Wormtongue. Eowyn, the niece to the King, recognizes a leader in the Human warrior Aragorn. And though he finds himself drawn to her, Aragorn is constantly reminded of his enduring love for the Elf Arwen and the pact they made together. Gandalf has been reborn as Gandalf the White and helps Aragorn in the defence of the Gondor. Merry and Pippin in the meanwhile are captured by the Orcs but escape and befriends Treebeard who helps them in the defeat of Saruman much to the dismay of Sauron.
Three films/movies were made of The Lord of the Rings, representing each book: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and Return of the King (release date: Dec 17th). Literally thousands of various collectible merchandise/products available (DVD movie, soundtrack, video, poster, chess set, Risk board game and more).