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According to the animator Wolfgang Reitherman, Walt Disney wanted to make an animated film adaptation of Lord of the Rings in the 1950s.



Plot[]

The plot is unknown.



Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. It was deemed too complex, to lengthy, and too scary for a Disney feature.



Result[]

  • In 1978, Ralph Bakshi made an animated feature film called The Lord of the Rings along with The Return of the King in 1980.
  • Eventually, New Line Cinema & WingNgut Films gained the film rights and ended up being a successful franchise.
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