UPDATE: Second Theatrical Trailer For THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY
Bilbo, Gandalf, Elrond, Gollum,Galadriel and others from the Lord of the Rings trilogy are all glimpsed [+ a few new faces] in the latest trailer for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. UPDATE: View additional scenes and create your own trailer!
Feast your eyes on a younger, sprier Gollum, a young, mutated Hobbit in his prime if you will. All kidding aside, Peter Jackson's prequel to the much beloved Lord of the Rings trilogy looks rather astounding and this latest trailer should quiet any concern that fans have had about the tone and characters.
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The adventure follows the journey of title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior, Thorin Oakenshield. Their journey will take them into the Wild; through treacherous lands swarming with Goblins and Orcs, deadly Wargs and Sorcerers. Although their goal lies to the East and the wastelands of the Lonely Mountain, first they must escape the goblin tunnels, where Bilbo meets the creature that will change his life forever…Gollum. Here, alone with Gollum, on the shores of an underground lake, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of ingenuity and courage that surprise even him, he also gains possession of Gollum’s “precious” ring that holds unexpected and useful qualities… A simple, gold ring that is tied to the fate of all Middle-earth in ways Bilbo cannot begin to know.
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Running Time: Unknown
Release Date: December 14, 2012
MPAA Rating: Unknown
Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Andy Serkis, Elijah Wood, Cate Blanchett, Richard Armitage, Hugo Weaving and Orlando Bloom
Directed by: Peter Jackson.
Written by: J.R.R. Tolkien (novel), Fran Walsh (screenplay), Philippa Boyens (screenplay), Peter Jackson (screenplay), Guillermo del Toro (screenplay)
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