Boromir, portrayed by Sean Bean, is a character in The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King.  He is the eldest son of Denethor and older brother of Faramir. 


Boromir is the elderst son of Denethor and older brother of Faramir. Despite Denethor favoring Boromir, Boromir and Faramir were best friends and loved each other very much. Devoting himself to his father, Boromir led his ipeople and fought in the battle for their eastern part of the Gondorian city Osgiliath. However, Boromir left for Rivendell on order of his father.