The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Dwarves, dragons and orcs battle it out for the kingdom of Erebor in Part 2 of Peter Jackson's trilogy
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Rating & Content Info
Why is The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug rated PG-13? The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images.
Violence: Explicit and non-explicit violence is portrayed, especially in scenes involving Orcs. Fighting, stabbing, shooting, decapitation, impalement and burnings are frequently depicted. Decaying bodies are shown. Other moments portray frightening monsters, supernatural beings, transformations, and nightmarish imagery.
Sexual Content: A female character makes a reference to what may or not may be in a male character’s pants.
Language: No profanities noted, although characters make derogatory references about other Middle Earth ethnicities.
Alcohol/Drug Use: A couple of scenes show characters drinking alcohol. Background tobacco use is seen.
Page last updated October 11, 2016
|British Columbia||PG||Violence, Frightening Scenes|
|Alberta||PG||Violence, Frightening Scenes. Not Recommended for Young Children.|
|Manitoba||14A||Violence, Frightening Scenes.|
|Ontario||PG||Violence, Some Scary Sceens.|
|Quebec||G||Not recommended for Young children|
|Canadian Home Video||PG|
News About "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Cast and Crew
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is directed by Peter Jackson and stars Richard Armitage, Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Elijah Wood.
The most recent home video release of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug movie is November 4, 2014. Here are some details…
October 11, 2016 Warner Brothers studios has announced the combined release of all six of Peter Jackson’s films based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s work. This compilation is available in two packages: The Middle Earth Theatrical Collection (A 6-disc set (Blu-ray or DVD) featuring the theatrical versions of each movie) and The Middle Earth Limited Collector’s Edition (a box set of 30 discs featuring the extended editions of each movie plus extras).
Releasing November 17, 2015: The Hobbit Trilogy Extended Edition This box set includes extended editions of all three movies: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Home Video Notes: The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug - Extended Edition Release Date: 4 November 2014
The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug releases to home video (Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) in an Extended Edition. (The movie has gone from 161 minutes to 186.) Supplements include: - Audio Commentary with Director/writer/producer Peter Jackson and writer/co-producer Philippa Boyens - New Zealand: Home of Middle-Earth, Part 2 - The Appendices Part 9 & 10 - And more!
Home Video Notes: The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Release Date: 8 April 2014 The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug releases to home video in 3D (Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) and Blu-ray (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy). Both of theses packages include the following extras: - Peter Jackson Invites You to the Set – Experience the film’s challenges and demands, and journey alongside the director into Mirkwood, Lake-town and Dale as the movie’s most intense, pivotal scenes are created. - Production Videos - New Zealand: Home of Middle-earth, Part 2 – Travel with Peter Jackson and his team across the stunning locations of New Zealand transformed by the filmmakers into Middle-earth - Music Video The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug also releases in a 3D Limited Edition (Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy). This package features all of the above, plus: - Limited Edition Gates of Erebor Guards Bookends
Home Video Notes: The Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy Release Date: 24 March 2015 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
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