The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

2013 epic fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson add

Category: Movies & TV (402)

Launched in 2012.

Countries: (33%), United States (25%), New Zealand (17%)

Main connections: Peter Jackson, Blu-ray Disc, DVD

Linked to: MTV, Amazon.com, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, British Film Institute

 

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2012

Most of the filming was finished during 2012, ending in July 2012, but during May 2013, additional shooting for the film and "The Hobbit: $The_Battle_of_the_Five_Armies (The_Hobbit:_The_Battle_of_the_Five_Armies)", began in New Zealand, which lasted 10 weeks add something


2013

It is the fourth highest-grossing 2013 film and the 24th highest-grossing film of all time add something

 

"'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"' is a 2013 epic fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson add something

 

Peter Jackson provided the first details about the second film in the series at a live event held on 24 March 2013 add something

 

Additional filming took place throughout May 2013 add something

 

He continued, writing "There is an awful lot of Desolation to wade through before we arrive, weary and panting, on Smaug's rocky porch," and disapproved of the introduction of a love triangle to Tolkien's narrative, adding: "May 2013 be this really is what a lot of people want to see from a film version of "The Hobbit", but let's at least accept that Tolkien would probably not have been among them add something

 

It was produced by WingNut Films in collaboration with New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-May 2013 er add something

 

Total Film scored the film four stars out of five, but reviewer Matt May 2013 tum noted that, in his opinion, the film suffered "from middle-act wobbles add something

 

The first trailer for the film was released on 11 June 2013 add something

 

On 4 November 2013, a special Desolation of Smaug live online fan event, hosted by Anderson Cooper in New York, was held across eleven different cities with participants including Peter Jackson, Jed Brophy, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Orlando Bloom, Luke Evans, Andy Serkis and Richard Armitage add something

 

On 4 November 2013, an extra long 3 minute trailer/sneak peek was released and revealed new footage and major plot points add something

 

The song was released on iTunes on 5 November 2013 add something

 

The film premiered in Los Angeles at the Dolby Theatre on 2 December 2013, and was released internationally on 11 December 2013 and in the United Kingdom and United States on 13 December 2013 add something

 

"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" premiered on 2 December 2013 in Los Angeles and was released internationally on 11 December 2013 in both conventional and IMAX theatres add something

 

The Hobbit (film series) - "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" premiered on 2 December 2013 in Los Angeles, and was released internationally from 11 December 2013, with the final film "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" scheduled for release on 17 December 2014

 

The original motion picture soundtrack album was released on 10 December 2013 add something


2014

"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" was released on DVD, Blu-ray, and Blu-ray 3D on 7 April 2014 in the United Kingdom and on 8 April 2014 in the United States add something

 

The Hobbit (film series) - "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" was released on DVD and Blu-ray on 7 April 2014 in the United Kingdom and on 8 April 2014 in the United States

 

An extended edition of "The Desolation of Smaug" was released digitally on 21 October 2014, and was released on DVD, Blu-ray and 3D Blu-ray 3 November 2014 in the United Kingdom, and 4 November 2014 in the United States, with over 25 minutes of new material and original music add something


2015

An extended edition of the film had a limited re-release on 7 October 2015, accompanied by a special greeting from Peter Jackson add something