The List: 10 most epic movies

4. “Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King”

From the November 3, 2011 edition

Peter Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” trilogy was epic from beginning to end, but the third film wins thanks to what is probably the most massive CGI-enhanced battle ever. How massive? Well, 200,000 people, orcs, elves, et al., all fighting it out at once.