“Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” has become Canada’s second-highest grossing film of all time, notching up C$50.2 million ($32 million). But it couldn’t sink “Titanic” which pulled-in $43 million north of the U.S. border.
Pic is the highest-grossing film ever released by Alliance Atlantis. “Lord of the Rings” is on 125 screens in Canada, but Alliance Atlantis will up that on Friday when the film will have three minutes of footage from sequel “The Two Towers” added to the final reel. “Towers” is set to be released Dec. 18.