The Hobbit Films Wrap Principal Photography

The Hobbit Films Wrap Principal Photography

Peter Jackson has announced on his Facebook page that filming for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: There and Back Again has wrapped.

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By Sugarcrotch - 7/6/2012
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 Giant Spiders, Shapeshifters 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 guile 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.




The filmmaker posted :
We made it! Shoot day 266 and the end of principal photography on The Hobbit. Thanks to our fantastic cast and crew for getting us this far, and to all of you for your support! Next stop, the cutting room. Oh, and Comic Con!
Cheers, Peter J





"An Unexpected Journey" will hit 3D, 2D and IMAX theaters on December 14 and will be followed by "There and Back Again" on December 13, 2013.
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IronDean2099 - 7/6/2012, 6:00 AM
Now for the inevitable re-shoots when the studio realizes there's no vampires or televised death games in the source material.
hellfire - 7/6/2012, 6:36 AM
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