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7 new character posters for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

November 3rd, 2013 by Edwin Torres Jr 1 Comment

The official Facebook page for Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit has revealed 7 new posters for The Desolation of Smaug, featuring Thorin, Bilbo, Gandalf, Bard, Thanduil, Tauriel, and Legolas.

The second in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug continues the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he journeys with the Wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen) and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor.

The movie stars Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Graham McTavish, Ken Stott, Aidan Turner, Dean O’Gorman, Mark Hadlow, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Peter Hambleton, William Kircher, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter, Luke Evans, Hugo Weaving, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, and Benedict Cumberbatch.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug hits theaters on December 13th of this year while The Hobbit: There and Back Again concludes Jackson’s second Tolkien trilogy on December 17, 2014.

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  • Craig Berrington-potts

    Can’t wait for this film to be released. Ive been a fan of Tolkiens Middle Earth since 1986 when I first read the Hobbit and would love to see an extended extended edition of the trilogy. It did annoy me when people criticise the first film for being too long as I would have liked it to be longer. I also hope part 2 is a long one too. I’m holding off on the dvds as im waiting for an extended 6 film boxed set. Maybe a super extended edition l, that would be most welcome. Peter Jackson has done a remarkable job with Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit and can’t wait to see what he’ll do in the future. For anyone who wants to know what an overlong and tedious film looks like, let me point you towards Avatar and Titanic.

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