News for Aug. 01, 2002

200 000+ Copies Of LOTR In NZ

8/01/02, 11:40 am EST - Xoanon

Glaurung writes: I have been speaking to my spy at Roadshow Home Video. The FOTR release in New Zealand will involve the shipment of more than 200,000 copies of the VHS/DVD to the domestic market. This beats their previous high of 195,000 copies for The Lion King. Tolkien and Jackson are officially bigger than Disney!