On November 12th, 2002 LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING will be released as a 4-disc special extended edition DVD which will integrate approximately 30 minutes of extra footage never-before seen, into the original theatrical release. Here\’s what New Line has confirmed as being included in the set….. o Galadriel\’s Gift-Giving Scene. As the elves prepare to leave Rivendell, Elf Queen Galadriel bestows a special gift upon each of the nine members of the Fellowship. o Bilbo Baggins writing a journal entry entitled \"Concerning Hobbits,\" which serves as a history of the Hobbits and their bucolic lifestyle. o A new introduction of loyal Hobbit Sam Gamgee. o More footage from the Green Dragon Inn, with Peregrin \"Pippin\" Took, and Meriadoc \"Merry\" Brandybuck happily singing Hobbit songs. o Sam & Frodo witnessing the stately Exodus of the Elves on the road to Bree. o Aragorn singing an Elvish ballad that adds back story to the implications of his love for Arwen o Aragorn beside his mother\’s grave in Rivendell. o An extended sequence of the Fellowship\’s departure from Rivendell. o Pre-battle scenes in the Mines Of Moria, explaining how the dwarves came to be in the mines. o Character material delving into the complicated relationship between elves and dwarves. o Additional footage from the Fellowship\’s climatic battle scene. o Composer Howard Shore has returned with his Academy Award winning score and recorded 50 minutes of new music with the London Philharmonic for the special extended edition set! o Weta Digital has returned and contributed all new effects shots for the deleted scenes. o In addition to the 3 and a half hour feature, presented on 2 discs, the set will include 2 MORE discs packed with features not on the August release of the disc! This is includes production team commentaries, production documentaries, & interactive featurettes covering the film adaptation from \"book to vision\" and \"from vision to reality\"!