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Synopsis

Based on J.R.R. Tolkien's novel, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is the first in a trilogy that follows the adventures of Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), a Hobbit who joins Gandalf the Wizard (Ian McKellen) and a group of Dwarves on a dangerous quest to reclaim a stolen treasure.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images.
Theatrical Release December 13, 2012
Director Peter Jackson
Cast Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis
Run Time 170
2012 Warner Brothers Pictures Official Movie Website

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