Warner Bros. released the official trailer and movie poster for director Peter Jackson’s highly anticipated movie, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.
The trailer is exclusively up at Apple as of right now, once it’s made embeddable we’ll update.
Update: With trailer below.
Update #2: Added image gallery below trailer and poster.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters December 14th, 2012 with the sequel, The Hobbit: There And Back, a year later on December 13th, 2013.
Ian McKellen returns as Gandalf the Grey with Martin Freeman playing Bilbo Baggins.
Also reprising their roles from “The Lord of the Rings” movies are: Cate Blanchett as Galadriel; Orlando Bloom as Legolas; Ian Holm as the elder Bilbo; Christopher Lee as Saruman; Hugo Weaving as Elrond; Elijah Wood as Frodo; and Andy Serkis as Gollum.
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