The 10 best Peter Jackson movies ranked from best to worst according to IMDb and where to watch them online

Peter Jackson is a film director, screenwriter, and producer, known worldwide for his adaptations of the JRR Tolkien novels. Both the Lord of the Rings film trilogy and its prequel, The Hobbit trilogy. He is the winner of 3 Oscars, a Golden Globe and three BAFTAs, among other awards. In 2013 he was appointed a member of the prestigious Order of New Zealand.

We collect your 10 best movies ordered from best to worst rating according to IMDb.

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

  • Plataforma: HBO, Movistar+, AppleTV, RakutenTV, Google Play Store, Microsoft Store y Amazon Videos
  • Duration: 4 hours and 11 minutes
  • Year 2003
  • IMDb score: 8.9

Third film in the film trilogy of The Lord of the rings. He had a budget of $ 94 million and at the time it was the second highest grossing film of all time with a worldwide gross of $ 1,119 million. It took all 11 Oscar nominations in its entirety as awards for Best Film, Best Director, Best Art Direction, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Makeup, Best Costume Design, Best Soundtrack, Best Original Song, Best Sound, Best Special Effects and better montage.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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  • Duration: 2 hours and 59 minutes
  • Year: 2001
  • IMDb score: 8.8

It is the first installment of the film trilogy of The Lord of the rings. The Fellowship of the Ring was nominated for 13 Oscars in 2002 and won 4 of them: Best Cinematography, Best Makeup, Best Soundtrack, and Best Visual Effects. He had a budget of $ 93 million and it grossed at the box office $ 871 million.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

  • Plataforma: HBO, Movistar+, AppleTV, RakutenTV, Google Play Store, Microsoft Store y Amazon Videos
  • Duration: 2 hours and 59 minutes
  • Year 2002
  • IMDb score: 8.7

Based on the second volume of the novel The Lord of the rings, From the writer J. R. R. Tolkien. The two Towers It was the sequel to The Fellowship of the Ring and precedes the last installment of the trilogy: The return of the King. With a budget of $ 94 million, grossed at the box office worldwide $ 925 million. It was nominated for 6 Oscars and won 2 of them for best visual effect and best sound effect.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

  • Plataforma: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Movistar+, AppleTV, RakutenTV, Google Play Store, Microsoft Store y Amazon Videos
  • Duration: 2 hours and 49 minutes
  • Year 2012
  • IMDb score: 7.8

First of the three parts in which it was divided The Hobbit, from the novel by J. R. R. Tolkien. With a budget of nothing more and nothing less than 317 million dollars, raised more than 1017 million dollars. He received many nominations, recognitions and awards for granted. We highlight the Oscar a Scientific or technical achievement, the award of ASCAP Awards a Biggest box office, among others.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

  • Plataforma: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Movistar+, AppleTV, RakutenTV, Google Play Store, Microsoft Store y Amazon Videos
  • Duration: 2 hours and 41 minutes
  • Year 2013
  • IMDb score: 7.8

Second of the three parts in which the novel has been divided The Hobbit, from J. R. R. Tolkien for his well-known film adaptation. He had a budget of $ 225 million and raised more than $ 925 million. Of his dozens of recognitions and nominations, we highlight the 3 nominations for the Oscar for best sound, best sound effect and best visual effects and the 2 nominations for the Bafta awards a better visual effects and best makeup.

Braindead: your mother ate my dog

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  • Duration: 1 hour and 43 minutes
  • Year: 1992
  • IMDb score: 7.5

Defined by many as the bloodiest and gore movie in movie history and led by a Peter Jackson that he was just starting his first films, in this case with the horror-gore genre. They say that only in the final scene of the film, they used around 300 liters of fake blood and a total in all the filming of Braindead from 30,000 liters. One last!

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

  • Plataforma: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Movistar+, AppleTV, RakutenTV, Google Play Store, Microsoft Store y Amazon Videos
  • Duration: 2 hours and 24 minutes
  • Year 2014
  • IMDb score: 7.4

Third part of the film adaptation of the novel by the writer J. R. R. Tolkien upon Hobbit. He had a budget of $ 250 million and grossed a little more than $ 956 million. Regarding the many accolades, nominations and awards The Battle of the 5 armies, we highlight his nomination to Better Sound in the Oscar, best visual effect at the BAFTA Awards or his 7 nominations at the Premios Saturn of which won the award for best fantasy film and best supporting actor for Richard Armitage

Celestial creatures

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  • Duration: 1 hour and 49 minutes
  • Year: 1993
  • IMDb score: 7.3

This film is said to have been a project that was sought from a very young age by precisely the woman of Peter Jackson: Frances Walsh. For this reason, the couple had to undertake a long investigative work that would take the real story – a police case that occurred in New Zealand in 1954 – to their Film adaptation. Celestial Creatures stars Kate Winslet and Melanie Lynskey as protagonists.

King Kong

  • Plataforma: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, +, AppleTV, RakutenTV, Google Play Store, Microsoft Store y Amazon Videos
  • Duration: 3 hours and 7 minutes
  • Year 2005
  • IMDb score: 7.2

Peter Jackson brought us a remake of the classic and original from 1933. This time starring Jack Black, Naomi Watts, Andy Serkis and Adrien Brody. With a budget of $ 207 million, raised more than $ 550 million. Of the 4 Oscar nominations, he won the best sound, best visual effects and best sound editing. The latter, sound effect, also won the award BAFTA in his 3 nominations. Finally, we highlight the video game adaptation carried out by Ubisoft in 2005 for the PSP console: Peter Jackson’s King Kong

Grab me those ghosts (The Frighteners)

  • Platform: Filmin, Microsoft Store and Google Play Store
  • Duration: 1 hour and 57 minutes
  • Year: 1996
  • IMDb score: 7.1

In 1996, Peter Jackson brought to the big screen this horror-comedy film starring Michael J. Fox and Trini alvarado -among others-. From Michael J. Fox We can tell that it was his last film as a protagonist since he was diagnosed with the disease of Parkinson’s thus having to withdraw from his career. The Frighteners won the Sitges Film Festival award in 1996 for the Best special effects

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