The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

FORCE OF 'HOBBIT' Martin Freeman takes on the role of Bilbo Baggins in one of fall's most anticipated flicks

Okay, everybody, the tea break is over: Time to emerge from your hobbit hole. Nine years after the completion of his Lord of the Rings trilogy, director Peter Jackson has returned, as if he never left, to the imaginary territory he clearly loves as much as his homeland New Zealand. With The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Jackson is back in Middle-earth for author J.R.R. Tolkien's original novel, set 60 years before LOTR. A colorful yarn spun with children in mind, it's the tale of the hobbit named Bilbo Baggins and his grand adventure with 13 dwarf acquaintances (and assorted elves and trolls) to reclaim the lost dwarf kingdom of Erebor. Off they go, the mini bearded gents and young Bilbo, who's played with sprightly charm by that splendid BBC Office worker Martin Freeman. Read More...,,20620055,00.html


Want to comment on this? First, you must log in to your SideReel account!