Given the question has already been asked how Peter Jackson has forged a trilogy from the Hobbit book, it seems there couldn’t possibly be any extra footage to spare, given he had to drag it out.
However, never underestimate a determined fan. An enterprising fan, according to our friends at Nerd Bastards, has put together a montage of stills from the first trailer which shows that more may have been cut than anyone realizes.
Have a click on the link below to decide for yourself.
Deleted scenes for The Hobbit? Click here and see what you think…