The Hobbit Guide

Giveaway: Win a Mega 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Prize Pack Filled with Cool Accessories

By: Elisa Osegueda on December 10, 2013 at 10:00AM Comments

Give yourself the gift of cool Hobbit gear...


Watch Peter Jackson Create Smaug in Latest 'Hobbit' Production Diary

By: Derrick Deane on December 5, 2013 at 1:36PM Comments

With a week to go before The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug hits theaters, Peter Jackson presents a new production diary featuring Martin Campbell, Stephen Fry and Smaug.


Snapshot: 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Red-Carpet Pics

By: Derrick Deane on December 3, 2013 at 3:49PM Comments

No dragons or orcs were in sight last night at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug red-carpet premiere, but plenty of stars were in attendance. Check out Benedict Cumberbatch, Evangeline Lilly and the rest of the cast from last night's premiere!


Giveaway: Win a 'The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug' Poster, Tickets and Denny’s Gift Card

By: Elisa Osegueda on December 2, 2013 at 4:29PM Comments

Enter for a chance to win cool Hobbit prizes, including a Denny's gift card.


'The Hobbit' Photo: Here's Our First Look at Evangeline Lilly's Archer Elf

By: Sean OConnell on June 5, 2013 at 8:51AM Comments

In Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Evangeline Lilly plays a new character with an eye on Legolas. Meet her today.


Evangeline Lilly Talks About Playing a Deadly 600-Year-Old Elf in ‘The Hobbit’ Sequel

By: Derrick Deane on May 27, 2013 at 10:32AM Comments

Evangeline Lilly talks about her character Tauriel in The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, whom she describes as a 600-year-old ruthless, deadly killer.


'The Hobbit' Footage: Peter Jackson Teases the Making of 'The Desolation of Smaug'

By: Sean OConnell on April 1, 2013 at 8:51AM Comments

Peter Jackson teased footage of the making of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug with fans the other day, and now a chunk of it has made it online. 


Send Peter Jackson Your 'Hobbit' Questions for Next Week's Sneak Peek of 'Desolation of Smaug'

By: Derrick Deane on March 19, 2013 at 10:44AM Comments

It's the last day to submit your questions for director Peter Jackson before Sunday's sneak peek of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug


Oscar Discussion: Which Film Had the Best Visual Effects of 2012?

By: Christopher Campbell on February 8, 2013 at 11:06AM Comments

One of the few categories that we can always expect some blockbusters to earn nominations is in the visual effect category. This week, we ask you, which nominated film had the best visual effects?


'The Hunger Games,' Brad Pitt Lead Fandango Users' Most Anticipated of 2013

By: Sean OConnell on January 3, 2013 at 6:34AM Comments

We asked. You answered. When Fandango polled its readers about their most anticipated movies of 2013, the resounding response was The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. What else did you vote for? And do your selections match our movie experts? Find out! 


'The Hobbit' Crosses $200M Mark as 'Django' and 'Les Mis' Open Strong

By: Sean OConnell on December 30, 2012 at 11:34AM Comments

Hollywood received a staggering Christmas gift as all of the films opening over the holiday weekend did very well. Django Unchained and Les Miserables both opened to solid numbers, but it was Peter Jackson's The Hobbit that held on to the top slot at the box office. 


Early 'Hobbit' Buzz, Plus the Best - and Worst - Movie Promos of the Week

By: Erik Davis on December 7, 2012 at 4:50PM Comments

Plus we look back at memorable movie three-quels, make a case for bringing back the drive-in theater and more


Watch: 13-Minute 'Hobbit' Preview Features Cast Commentary and New Footage + First Look at Orlando Bloom

By: Derrick Deane on December 6, 2012 at 10:42AM Comments

WB has released a new 13-minute clip featuring sound bites from The Hobbit stars and director Peter Jackson, as well as a lot of new footage. Check it out and let us know which format you're watching the film in!


'The Hobbit' Reviews: What Are Critics Saying About the Film and 48 fps?

By: Sean OConnell on December 4, 2012 at 7:44AM Comments

Critics began weighing in on Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, which opens in theaters on Dec. 14. Specifically, journalists gave their opinions of the experimental 48 frames per second presentation. What did they have to say? 


'The Hobbit' Unveils a Dwarf-Filled Poster

By: Derrick Deane on September 27, 2012 at 2:26PM Comments

On the heels of Bilbo's solo character poster comes this new poster from The Hobbit, featuring the family of dwarves and some pastry.