The Washington Post
January 13, 2001

'Lord of the Rings' Trailer Released
Staff Reporter

LOS ANGELES –– Movie fans this weekend will get their first glimpse of one of 2001's most anticipated films, the first installment of the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.

The initial trailer for "Lord of the Rings" will debut Friday before showings of "Thirteen Days," the Cuban missile crisis drama that stars Kevin Costner. New Line Cinema, which released "Thirteen Days," also is making the "Lord of the Rings" movies.

The first part of the trilogy based on J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy epic hits theaters the week before Christmas. The cast includes Elijah Wood, Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Ian Holm and Liv Tyler.

Here are the theaters in the Washington area that are showing "Thirteen Days."